Ron Jackson: Winter NAMM 2016

One of AG’s very own guitar instructors, Ron Jackson, stopped by the Acoustic Guitar booth at NAMM 2016 to do a little jazz shredding on an Eastman AR810CE-7 archtop. Watch him put his magic to the Dorothy Fields/Jerome Kern standard “The Way You Look Tonight,” from Jackson’s 1991 album, A Guitar Thing. Also check out his most recent release,…


Sariyah Idan Session

Sariyah Idan: Winter NAMM 2016

Sariyah Idan stopped by the Acoustic Guitar booth at NAMM 2016 to perform on her Cordoba Fusion. Check out the LA-based actress and singer-songwriter as she performs “Why You Do” off her EP, Deeper Than Skin.

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Universal Audio Introduces Apollo Next Generation at NAMM 2016

At NAMM 2016, Universal Audio introduced an addition to its digital offerings: the Apollo next generation, a computer audio interface that delivers the sound, feel, and flow of analog recording. Watch Gannon Kashiwa explain the how the company, which has been making analog gear for 50 years, creates products with extremely detailed and open sound in mind.  



Jennifer Trani & Any Riwer: Winter NAMM 2016

Not much in life is more fun and inspiring than sitting around with a friend, jamming out on acoustic guitars. It can happen at a house party, in a dorm room, at the beach, or around a campfire — or at the Acoustic Guitar booth at Winter NAMM 2016. That’s where it happened when Jennifer…


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Marchione Guitars: Winter NAMM 2016

Designer and builder Stephen Marchione of Marchione Guitars in Houston, Texas, discusses two of his handcrafted instruments: a 16-inch archtop (with high-grade Engelmann spruce top, European maple back and sides, ebony fretboard, and handwound pickup) and a classical model. “My Classical design combines the ease of playability and tonal accuracy…

Jeff Pilson: Winter NAMM 2016

Foreigner bassist Jeff Pilson stopped by Acoustic Guitar magazine’s booth at Winter NAMM 2016 to perform his own song “It’s Not Love.” Pilson, formerly with heavy metal heavyweights Dokken and Dio, plays a Breedlove guitar.


Jeff Schroeder & Daniel Ho: Winter NAMM 2016

Jeff Schroeder, guitarist for the Smashing Pumpkins, and frequent Ukulele magazine contributor Daniel Ho stopped by the Acoustic Guitar booth at Winter NAMM 2016 to perform “Allure of the Islands.” Each on Yamaha guitars, their performance will transport you to a warm sunny day at the beach.

Lizzy V.: Winter NAMM 2016

Lisanne Veenendaal, better known as Lizzy V, is a rising young singer-songwriter based in the Netherlands. She dropped by our booth at NAMM to sing one of her tunes, “Monday Morning,” strumming a lovely Taylor 912ce guitar.


Andy McKee: Winter NAMM 2016

Andy McKee, one of the finest percussive fingerstyle guitarists on the contemporary acoustic-music scene, stopped by the Acoustic Guitar booth at Winter NAMM 2016 to play his familiar “Art of Motion,” from his 2005 album of the same name. McKee has appeared in a number of AG Sessions playing his array of…