NAMM 2012: The Winter NAMM Experience

If you’ve ever been to a NAMM show, it’s an experience you won’t soon forget. Check out this video of the 2012 Winter NAMM show”

Here’s some of the seemingly endless cool guitars and displays we encountered:

Ibanez Jazz Guitars

Neon Florescent Ibanez electrics

Bad Cat’s Aliens Guitar Display

Gretch’s Paul Bigsby model

Gretch’s James Trussart

Vintage “Gasoline” design by Cort

Good looking Gibson Bass

Gibson’s unusual cross between a flying V and Explorer

 Custom Hand-Painted Guitar by Freedom Custom Guitar Research Co. of Tokyo, Japan

Semi-Fretless Guitars from Brown’s Guitar Factory – featuring a fretless guitar neck from the 12th fret and beyond to allow greater tonal freedom. (If you look closely, you’ll notice it’s slightly elevated to the same level as the frets to insure seamless playability)

Boulder Creek Guitar’s unique top sound hole design

Hand-carved Elrick Bass Guitar

Hand crafted guitar by Italian luthier Paoletti

Nine-String Guitar

Paul Lairat’s futuristic guitar design…wear a nice shirt!

Dragon Sculpture Drum Kit by Yamaha

More info on upcoming NAMM events at www.namm.org

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  • These are awesome pics Robert and a cool video! Thanks for the inside view of NAMM 2012!!

  • Cool pics thanks! Did you cover the http://www.aaacgc.com show?

  • Even Weseth

    Great post!, wish i had been there.

  • Dave Hogan

    Crazy stuff I’m seeing !  I wonder how much better my playing & sound would be if I had the opportunity to try out some of this hotrod gear. Nice !!!

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