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Qrates is a marketplace where artists can create vinyl records on demand directly for music fans. #happyrecordstoreday

The vinyl record revival has been a breath of fresh air in a world saturated by digital downloads and music streaming. With a decline in physical CD sales over the last two decades, music has become tangible again thru vinyl… read more

Walrus Audio Pedals Sound As Good As They Look

Walrus Audio has some of the most stylish and unique guitar pedals in the game.

Dakota Gartner, lead guitar and vocals for the L.A. indie rock band Naked Walrus, may have found his spirit animal in Walrus Audio.

Their standout designs and effects were on full display as we roamed the vast showroom floor during The NAMM Show… read more

Fender Always Rolls Out Something Cool at NAMM

FENDER® CUSTOM SHOP PUSHES THE LIMITS OF GUITAR BUILDING, DEBUTS 9-NECK MODEL, PINBALL TELECASTER® AND “WIZARD” AMP SET AT WINTER NAMM 2018

Fender is rolling out another clean line from their Custom Shop Artist Series. Mere mortals may not be able to afford these amazing axes but true collectors and players, enjoy!

Jimi Hendrix Voodoo Child™… read more

The 2017 NAMM Show Delivered

THE 2017 NAMM SHOW WRAPPED UP THIS PAST WEEKEND IN ANAHEIM, CA AND BROUGHT TOGETHER LEGIONS OF MUSIC GEAR MANUFACTURERS, ARTISTS AND FANS.

One things for sure, despite everything going on with the outside world, NAMM represents brotherhood, peace, love and music. The buzz and electricity in the air on the first day of The NAMM… read more

SF Music Tech Summit Drums Up Innovation

The SF Music Tech Summit is a melting pot of musical minds, innovation and cutting edge technology.

Now in its 18th year, the SF Music Tech Summit took place at Hotel Kabuki in San Francisco, CA on Monday.

The summit brought together thought leaders from around the industry from companies like Pandora, Smule, TAG Strategic, Warner Music… read more

The SF MusicTech Summit is Shaping The Future of Music

The SF MusicTech Summit is a must attend for entrepreneurs, start-ups and investors in the music tech space.

I had a chance to connect with Brian Zisk, the Founder of the SF MusicTech Summit to discuss his vision, what attendees can exepct and how he managed to build a growing community of innovators who are helping to… read more

The NAMM Show Should Be On Everyone’s Bucket List

The NAMM Show 2016 wrapped up this past weekend in Anaheim, CA and it was a vibrant circus of music, people and culture  

The top gear manufacturers and mom and pops from around the world including Fender, Les Paul, NORD keyboards, Ernie Ball, Pioneer and SJC Custom Drums showcased their latest and greatest music tech… read more

Artist Relations Gear Preview 2016

 

Every year Artist Relations holds a private gear preview just before The NAMM Show

Artist Relations is one of the premier endorsement specialists connecting gear manufacturers with the hottest artists in the music industry.

Brands like Lewitt Audio, Klotz Cables, Big Joe Stomp Box Company, Artesia, Tectonic Audio Labs, ASPRI, Relish Guitars and more are featured just… read more