Gibson Guitar returns to the spotlight at the annual National
Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) show, January 24-27th,
2013 with an electrifying array of new vintage favorites and state of
the art innovations.
Long celebrated for creating iconic guitars, the ever-growing Gibson
family of brands will be on display at the Gibson booth #303AB,
showcasing revolutionary musical instruments and accessories.
Legacy favorites continue to be the essence of Gibson, and 2013 will
celebrate the anniversary of Les Paul—showcasing the traditional models
as well as custom, studio and Collector’s Choice models that have become
a symbol of Rock ‘N Roll in its purest form.
Other models unveiled include the Jason Hook M-4 Sherman Explorer is a
limited-edition signature model with chrome plating, mahogany neck and
body, with an alpine white finish and olive green stripes. Inspired by
musician Jason Hook of Five Finger Death Punch, this model will be
limited to a run of 400 guitars, and NAMM 2013 will mark its official
In addition, Gibson continues to keep up with and surpass music
innovation and trends, releasing products at an unparalleled value, like
the incredible Min-ETune. This automatic “robot” tuning allows
guitarists to rock out, unstopped, as the tuning system keeps the guitar
perfectly in tune with the press of a button and one or two strums.
Gibson ProAudio Brands encompass a wide range of esteemed musical
instruments and consumer electronics, including Onkyo, Stanton, Cerwin
Vega, KRK, Baldwin Pianos, Slingerland Drums, Epiphone Guitars, and
others. All will be on hand to showcase their latest offerings – most
Onkyo USA will debut its new line of headphones, and demonstrate the
X-NR616 receiver that supports streaming Internet radio and
high-resolution audio files via USB
Cerwin Vega will present the revolutionary new P‐series speakers
Performances and appearances by celebrated artists include Brian Wilson
of the Beach Boys, DJ Ashba of Guns N’ Roses, Nick Waterhouse, Lisa
Loeb, Jason Hook, Joe Perry of Aerosmith, and others.
Gibson and its family of brands, is connected to the musical history of
not only Rock N’ Roll, but also all American music. Shaping popular
culture and history, Gibson continues to create an atmosphere where
music and lifestyle unite.
Throughout the show, guests will have the chance to win legacy Gibson
guitars and other prizes and giveaways.
Gibson is a global musical and lifestyle oriented company based in
Nashville, Tennessee, that creates products that enrich the lives of
musicians, fans, and consumers alike. Gibson’s family of brands
encompass some of the most widely known and respected in the music and
entertainment industries, including Epiphone, KRK, Stanton, Onkyo,
Dobro, Kramer, Steinberger, Tobias, Echoplex, Electar, Flatiron,
Slingerland, Valley Arts, Maestro, Oberheim, Baldwin, Sunshine Piano,
Take Anywhere Technology, J&C Fischer, Chickering, Hamilton, and
Wurlitzer. For more information visit: www.gibson.com.