The 2020 edition of the Winter NAMM show is upon us. From 16-20 January, purveyors of all manner of musical instruments and gizmos will be touting their wares, trying to grab your attention with new releases and clever new technologies. While the sheer volume of news can be overwhelming, we’ll be at the show to sift through all that flashy marketing to bring you the most exciting news from the show. It’s gear galore!
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10 May in SynthsThe stunning Lumatone Microtonal Keyboard features 275 illuminated, programmable and hexagonal keys that can be mapped to any tuning and temperament. Updated with pricing, dates and a new video.
24 Apr in GuitarIf it's bling you're after, Fender has you covered. The diamond-studded Fender Diamond Legend Cabronita Telecaster from 2013's NAMM is for sale on Thomann!
20 Feb in Music TechSunset Sound Studio Reverb for T-RackS 5 recreates the reverbs, sounds, and spaces of four locations inside Los Angeles' premier Sunset Sound recording facility.
01 Feb in Music TechNAMM 2020 made for another solid all-around music tech show! Here are our Top 5 music tech announcements from Annaheim, California including mics, interfaces and headphones.
30 Jan in GuitarCheck out these new Epiphone "Inspired by Gibson" guitars! We have all the specs on the new Epiphone electric range including a new headstock shape, new finishes and both classic and modern designs.
28 Jan in Music TechAt the NAMM show, the MIDI Manufacturers Association (MMA) had their annual general meeting where they unanimously voted to adopt the complete suite of MIDI 2.0 specifications.
27 Jan in GuitarReal quality for under 500 pounds? Sire's three new guitars bear the name of a legendary guitarist: Enter the Larry Carlton Collection! We can't wait to see if these guitars hold that promise.
27 Jan in GuitarThe Winter NAMM Show had some stunning guitars on show - here are our Coolest New Guitars picks from the billions of new models announced. Some of these had us phoning our bank managers....
23 Jan in Music TechRelab is gunning for a straight-up emulation of the vintage Quantec QRS unit. It demonstrated the plug-in at NAMM 2020 and shared photos on its Facebook page.
21 Jan in Music TechMillennia Music & Media Systems joins the LAN party with the HV-316 rackmount preamp, made of military-spec aluminum and featuring a medical-grade power supply unit.
20 Jan in GuitarStripped down and simple to operate, yet still extremely powerful. The new Pigtronix Infinity 2 Double Looper shows how it's done with style.