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WINNERS ANNOUNCED: 29th Annual TEC AWARDS at The NAMM SHOW

WINNERS ANNOUNCED: 29th Annual TEC AWARDS at The NAMM SHOW

Winners of the 29th Annual TEC Technical Excellence & Creativity Awards Announced   HOSTED BY FILM COMPOSER, DANCE MUSIC TECHNOLOGIST “BT”   TODD RUNDGREN RECEIVES THE LES PAUL AWARD   HAL BLAINE & JOHN MEYER INDUCTED TO THE NAMM TEC HALL OF FAME   Presenters include: Chad Smith of the Red Hot Chili Peppers, electro-funk icon George Clinton, EVERCLEAR’s Art Alexakis, “T-Boz” and “Chilli” of the pop group TLC, Jim Keltner (famed session drummer), Dennis Leonard (sound editor and engineer), […]

TSO Trans-Siberian Orchestra review Stuttgart Germany

TSO Trans-Siberian Orchestra review Stuttgart Germany

These days Jon Oliva and Paul O’Neill are touring with their legendary Trans-Siberian Orchestra’s “Tales Of Winter” show through Europe. One of the first stops was Stuttgart/Germany … and they played a hell of a show. In an inferno of light and lasers, they presented a best-of from their previous rock-operas “Beethoven’s Last Night”, “Night Castle”, “Christmas Eve & Other Stories”, “The Christmas Attic” and “The Lost Christmas Eve”. Due to this, it was less of an opera and more […]

WITHIN TEMPTATION Announce Hydra Listening Party In Los Angeles

WITHIN TEMPTATION Announce Hydra Listening Party In Los Angeles

Celebrating the February 4th release of the band’s new album and featuring an appearance by vocalist Sharon den Adel & guitarists Robert Westerholt & Ruud Jolie of WITHIN TEMPTATION, Nuclear Blast Records will be hosting a Hydra Listening Party in Los Angeles that will be open to the public on Friday, 24 January at 9 p.m. at The Joint, 8771 Pico Boulevard, Los Angeles, 90035. Fans are invited to attend and meet Sharon, Robert, and Ruud, listen to Hydra in […]

Peavey Electronics® Announces Artist Lineup for the 2014 NAMM Show

Music and audio innovator Peavey Electronics® (booth 201, level 2) has announced a star-studded artist lineup for the 2014 NAMM Show. The Peavey main stage will feature a diverse collection of some of today’s most acclaimed artists. The slate of performers includes six-string shredders like Alex Skolnick and Pascal Vigne, pedal steel prodigy Robert Randolph, rockers Stone Glory, acoustic sensation Monte Montgomery, electric violinist Ginny Luke, and the legendary Blue Oyster Cult. Latin rockers Vallejo, metal goddesses The Iron Maidens […]

Dethklok’s Mike Keneally at the Dean Markley NAMM Booth

Dethklok’s Mike Keneally at the Dean Markley NAMM Booth

Dean Markley announces a meet and greet opportunity with guitarist Mike Keneally at 1:00PM on January 25, at booth #5766 during NAMM.  Keneally has been hailed as “the leading progressive rock genius of the post-Zappa era” and his resume leaves no doubt.  His first professional gig was touring with Frank Zapa on keyboard and guitars which then lead to six years with Steve Vai before embarking on a slew of solo projects that are now scheduled between work with Joe […]

Rob Zombie’s Piggy D at the Dean Markley NAMM Booth

Rob Zombie’s Piggy D at the Dean Markley NAMM Booth

Dean Markley announces a meet and greet opportunity with Rob Zombie bassist Piggy D at 1:00PM on January 25, at booth #5766 during NAMM. For more information on Dean Markley strings, please visit www.deanmarkley.com For information on Piggy D, please visit www.piggy-d.com   About Dean Markley USA Established in 1972, Dean Markley USA is recognized as an innovator and leader in the world of musical instrument strings. Over the years, the company has expanded its product line to include pickups […]

Lita Ford Appearing at Dean Markley NAMM Booth

Lita Ford Appearing at Dean Markley NAMM Booth

Dean Markley announces a meet and greet opportunity with Lita Ford at 3:00PM on January 24th, at booth # 5766 along with Orianthi and Alice In Chain’s Mike Inez during this year’s National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) show in Anaheim, California.   After spending all of last year on tour supporting her latest release, she is lining up to do it again this year and it starts at NAMM.  A British born rocker who grew up on the streets […]

Misfit’s Doyle at the Dean Markley NAMM Booth

Misfit’s Doyle at the Dean Markley NAMM Booth

Dean Markley announces a meet and greet opportunity Misfit’s guitarist Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein  at 1:00PM on January 25, at booth #5766 during NAMM.  After joining the Misfits in 1980, Doyle went onto later establish the band Gorgeous Frankenstein and is now working on his solo project entitled Doyle. For more information on Dean Markley strings, please visit www.deanmarkley.com To learn more about Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein, please visit www.officialdoyle.com    About Dean Markley USA Established in 1972, Dean Markley […]

‘GUITAR WORLD’ Official Media Sponsor For Heineken NAMM JAM 2014

‘GUITAR WORLD’ Official Media Sponsor For Heineken NAMM JAM 2014

DELVE TEXAS PRODUCTIONS has today announced the signing of ‘GUITAR WORLD’ as theofficial media sponsor of the highly-anticipated HEINEKEN NAMM JAM 2014 – the “go-to-event” on the Friday night of the annual NAMM Show – the biggest, worldwide convention for the music instrument industry. Presented by Heineken and sponsored by Jackson & Charvel Guitars, Monster Energy, Rock-n-Roll GangStar, EVH Amps, SIT Strings, Best-Tronics Pro Audio and Cube Passes,HEINEKEN NAMM JAM 2014 will feature an energetic evening of music, fashion and […]

Video Game BandFuse Teams with Dean Markley at NAMM

Video Game BandFuse Teams with Dean Markley at NAMM

Dean Markley USA is teaming up with Realta Entertainment to collaborate further on their new video game,BandFuse: Rock Legends.  To kick off the efforts, Dean Markley USA is hosting BandFuse: Legends inside their booth during the upcoming NAMM Show in Anaheim, California January 23 through 26.  Realta staff and gaming experts will be on hand to guide players of all levels on how the game will take music education and entertainment to an all new level while using real instruments. […]

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