gearnews.com Special Rolling Report from NAMM 2019 ·
The latest guitars, the newest synths, the best studio tech – this week, NAMM 2019 will be our world! We’ll be working around the clock to get you the hottest rumours, coolest leaks and latest news emerging from Anaheim, California. This trade show is the focal point of the whole music instruments and pro audio industry, so if you’re looking for a new instrument or hoping to pick up some studio gear NAMM 2019 has products that will get your Gear Acquisition Syndrome going. Heard any rumours or product news we haven’t listed here? Drop us a line!
Somehow MOTU have managed to give us a Clip launching performance mode that offers something different and interesting - plus a ton of new content and other workflow and UI enhancements.
The SR 314 has a terrific 20Hz - 30kHz frequency response and is ready to handle as many as 145 dBs worth of stage volume. According to Earthworks, the microphone sounds rich and open.
Fuzzrocious make some strange and out-there effect pedals and this is certainly a unique one. Knob Jawn combines both analogue and digital octaves with a rather large knob.
Electro Harmonix ' 80s Attack Decay is a bit of a cult classic and now in 2019 it is back and with a vengeance, Mike Matthews does it again!
Greetings, here we have a couple of new Snake Oil Fine Instruments pedals. The new The Very Thing and Marvellous Engine are all the work of Rob Chapman
Arturia has borrowed some Mutable Instruments algorithms and given birth to a wonderful hybrid synthesizer they are calling the MicroFreak (adorable). Now with no-talking sound demo video!
Tracktion implements a lot of workflow enhancements to Waveform 10 to make it super speedy to navigate and edit. They've improved the multisampler, have got into floating windows and have 62 new plugins.
Buchla swallows up Catalyst Audio to come up with Red Panel range of Eurorack series 100 modules to bring that Buchla sound to a wider audience. Now with a sound demo!
Washburn has just announced the new IDOL Standard 160 and IDOL T160 are making their debut at Winter NAMM 2019. After last year's relaunch, the series is expanding.
NAMM 2019 is packed with musicians, but luckily for us, Paul Reed Smith takes us all on a tour of the PRS booth before the madness kicked in.
Flame Maander looks like an impressive desktop synthesizer featuring 4-voice wavetable synthesis, a sequencer and a fabulous 12 band analog filter bank. UPDATED WITH VIDEO!
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Grammy Award-winning Country artist Chris Stapleton gets his own signature Fender 'brownface' ‘62 Princeton, hand-wired 12-watt amp and it looks sumptuous
Apogee continues its NAMM 2019 onslaught with the announcement of new additions to its FX Rack DSP-Native plug-in platform.
The Ibanez Tube Screamer Overdrive Pro TS 808 pedal celebrates it's 40th Anniversary in 2019 and so the Japanese company has issued a ruby red limited version to celebrate.
Renowned plug-in developer McDSP is looking into entering the hardware realm with a promising and interesting product - a programmable analog processor.
New JHS compressor and a preamp at NAMM There are also three other utility pedals an AB, ABY and a Summing Amp.