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The 2019 NAMM Show convention wrapped up this past weekend at the Anaheim Convention center. This year’s convention did not disappoint…

No matter what aspect of the world you come from, they had it covered this year. As always, the convention is into different categories ranging from instrument makers, like , , and to accessory makers like S.I.T Strings, , Earplugs, and Drum Sticks.

Also get access to some of the behind-the-scenes products by , , and , Obviously these are just a few of the over 2,000 vendors at this amazing convention.

Not all of is about the exhibits. There are also classes for to take part in, like growing your music business, or getting your concert recordings right or how to light your stage efficiently.

Usually the biggest draws are the music performers.

Some artists like , and were there for a meet and greet, but others like Brandon “TAZ” Niederauer ( Guitars), (Gibson Guitars), and (GHS Strings) came to perform and show off their talents and products.

Walking the convention floor is quite the treat for any musician. It’s so nice to be able to learn about new models of your favorite gear, watch some popup performances great artists, sit in on Q&A sessions the leading expert sound engineers and instrument makers, and it is always fun to have interactive/hands on experiences with some of the top of the line gear in the . If you are able to get an invite for next year’s convention, don’t miss it! It’s quite the experience.

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