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GALLERY: NAMM 2018 Day 1

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Martin Guitar

Martin Guitar OM-35E

With their 3-piece backs, Martin Guitar's 35 series divided purists back when they were introduced. For those less hung up on such details, they are among the coolest looking Martins ever built. Now the 35s are showing up as part of the new Standard series, which feature a new, faster neck profile. And this new-for-NAMM OM-35E with 1 3/4" nut feels and sounds fantastic.

Alex LIfeson, Victor

Anthem Records in Canada and Rhino Records will reissue the first-ever solo albums of Rush's Alex Lifeson and Geddy Lee. Lifeson’s 1996 album Victor and Lee’s 2000 offering My Favourite Headache will be re-released on August 9, 2024.

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The new Jimi Hendrix documentary chronicles the conceptualization and construction of the legendary musician’s recording studio in Manhattan that opened less than a month before his untimely death in 1970. Watch the trailer now.

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Rivolta Guitars' Sferata | PG Plays
Rivolta Guitars' Sferata | PG Plays

PG contributor Tom Butwin dives into the Rivolta Sferata, part of the exciting new Forma series. Designed by Dennis Fano and crafted in Korea, the Sferata stands out with its lightweight Simaruba wood construction and set-neck design for incredible playability.

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The "Sandblasted" SE Series features a swamp ash top with a unique sandblasted finish in five color options.

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