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NAMM 2020 Gearnews.com full coverage ·
gearnews.com 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! NAMM Show 2020, January 16-20
At 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.
Real 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.
The 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....
Gimmick or game-changer? A prototype of a new pedal spied at NAMM is the result of a collaboration between Gamechanger Audio and Bigsby - could this be a better Whammy?
Relab 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.
Millennia 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.
The big news at Winter NAMM this weekend was that two new high profile artists had joined Gibson's official roster. Which means that the US guitar giant could be in for a big year for 2020.
So here it is. It's slightly unexpected in form but no less interesting for it. The look and the LEDs are really quite snazzy. Behringer's 2600 clone of the ARP 2600 is ready for your attention.
Stripped down and simple to operate, yet still extremely powerful. The new Pigtronix Infinity 2 Double Looper shows how it's done with style.
Old Blood Noise Endeavours' Visitor pedal was inspired by the unique complexities of running modulations in parallel. This effect sounds like it could be blast, but you'll have to wait to get one.
The Death By Audio ROOMS stereo digital reverb pedal has been teased on Instagram and was seen on display at Winter NAMM. But when will it actually be released?
Abasi Guitars has a new Japanese production line of 7 and 8-string models for 2020 launching, along with Custom Shop models built in California to Tosin Abasi's high specifications.
Novo Guitars has just launched possibly two of the greatest looking boutique single pickup, offset models of the year during Winter NAMM. But which one should you buy? The Solus F1 or M1?
Even owners of the V2 version will want to check out the new updated Earthquaker Devices Afterneath V3, because it comes with an EXP input with 9 different modes for the drag parameters.
Friedman has revealed the new Small Box in a pedal, based on the 50-watt amp of the same name format he boutique USA company. This pedal looks like it will be full of classic rock tones.
Nektar has brought the MIDIFLEX4 USB MIDI interface to NAMM 2020. With four ports and flexible routing, merging and splitting, it seems to be a versatile little box.