Tag Archive: NAMM 2017

Feb 18

Felix Martin talked about his new guitar & his new album at NAMM 2017

Venezuelan guitar innovator, Felix Martin is about to release his third studio album titled Mechanical Nations, after the release of his previous album The Scenic Album (2013) and playing successful tours all over the US & Europe, and being part of Mike Portnoy‘s Progressive Nation at Sea 2014, Felix Martin returns with a new album that …

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Feb 16

David Davidson of Revocation discussed guitar gear, 70000 Tons & touring

Revocation is a 17-year-old band that has gained the respect and love from the metal community by coming from humble origins in Boston, MA to become one of the most notorious metal acts in the world, at the same time it seems that guitar player/vocalist David Davidson has enjoyed a similar treatment as his fame …

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Feb 09

Jackson Guitars Artist Signature Series overview at NAMM 2017

With over 30 years of experience as one of the leading guitar brands in the world, Jackson Guitars had an impressive booth at NAMM 2017, with over 50 new models across their different series. This year they had an attractive Artists Signature Series, as they had new models featuring, Gus G (Firewind/Ozzy Osbourne), Marty Friedman, …

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Feb 08

Gene Hoglan talked to us about his new instructional DVD, Galaktikon & Testament

Gene Hoglan is one of the most versatile and accomplished drummers in metal, from his career with Death and Testament to his work with Strapping Young Lad and his collaborations with Dethklok and Galaktikon, Gene Hoglan is one of the most complete extreme drummers out there.  Use Facebook to Comment on this Post

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Feb 07

Gus G of Firewind discussed Immortals & new Jackson guitar model.

After almost 5 years waiting for new material, Firewind, the Greek gods of power metal finally returned with a new kick ass record titled Immortals, which was inspired by the significance of Greek history and the legendary stand of the 300 spartan warriors that hold the advance of the Persian army into Greece and reshaped …

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Feb 06

ESP Guitars & Basses overview at NAMM 2017

During NAMM 2017 we had the chance to visit the ESP Guitars & Basses booth to check out their newest additions to the artist signature series. From the new Bill Kelliher (Mastodon) Sparrowhawk model to the new Lars Fredricksen (Rancid) Volsung Series and the new Brian (Head) Welch (Korn) SH-7 Evertune all the way to the new Kirk …

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Feb 01

David Ellefson talks about EMP label group, coffee & Megadeth

David Ellefson is not only the bass player of thrash metal icons Megadeth, he is also is the president of EMP Label Group a relatively new record label that was created by Ellefson to launch new talent, one of those new talents is Doll Skin, a teenage punk band that David discovered in Scottsdale, AZ …

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Jan 31

Schecter Guitars overview at NAMM 2017

With a little over 40 years in the business of manufacturing guitars, Schecter has become one of the most innovative and trusted companies around the metal scene as their products have contributed to so many of their artists at the time to created timeless metal hymns. From Jeff Loomis and Keith Merrow to Ministry‘s Al Jourgensen and …

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Jan 27

IK Multimedia overview at NAMM 2017

For the last 20 years, IK Multimedia have specialized on one thing and one thing only, solving the digital and mobile problem of musicians around the world. Their products advance as mobile technology had advanced. From the iPhone revolution to the tablet and the digitization of musical instruments and gear.  Use Facebook to Comment on …

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Oct 28

Aerosmith’s Co-Founding Member & Lead Guitarist Joe Perry to Receive Les Paul Award at 32nd Annual NAMM TEC Awards

Aerosmith’s Co-Founding Member & Lead Guitarist Joe Perry to Receive Les Paul Award at 32nd Annual NAMM TEC Awards Rock & Roll Hall of Famer to Perform at Ceremony Also Honoring Band’s Famed Producer, Jack Douglas, Saturday, January 21 Use Facebook to Comment on this Post

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