In 2019, after more than a century, GIBSON artists, players and enthusiasts will experience the all American-made instrument brand rejuvenated. The guitar of choice for artists in rock, pop, country, blues, folk, jazz and beyond, the new GIBSON era celebrates iconic models while looking to the future with instruments that will nurture new players across generations, genders and genres of music. GIBSON will showcase the new line-up and artist collaborations at NAMM in Anaheim, CA, January 23-27.

On Wednesday, January 23 the GIBSON experiencewill launch with a media preview (3:00pm) in the NAMM lobby followed by a special surprise for guests around the 4:45pm hour. Beginning Thursday, January 24, the GIBSON space in Room #207 will feature daily events from artist performances, Q&A’s and new product debuts from GIBSON icons and upstarts (starts 10:00am daily, see schedule below). Later Thursday night (1/24), GIBSON will kick-off their opening party–NAMM Jam at City National Grove of Anaheim (7:30pm) with live performances from Billy Gibbons, Nancy Wilson, Peter Frampton, Robby Krieger, Emily Wolfe, Black Pistol Fire, Cam, Jared James Nichols and more while Jimmy Vivino, Kenny Arnoff, Daryl Jones and Jeff Young round out the house band. Following is the daily schedule for GIBSON artist appearances at NAMM 2019 (Room #207):

Gibson Experience at NAMM 2019
Artist Appearance Room #207
Thursday January 24

10:00amDJ HapaPerformance
11:00amMichael Clifford (5 Seconds of Summer)Appearance
12:00pmRick Nielsen (Cheap Trick)Signing
1:00pmJared James NicholsPerformance and
Signature Demo
1:30pmTrunkFest Interview: Eddie Trunk Q&A with Vivian Campbell (Def Leppard, Dio)Demo Epi guitar; Meet & Greet; Q&A; Interview
2:30pmLee Roy ParnellPerformance and
Signature Demo
TrunkFest Interview: Eddie Trunk Q&A
Dave Amato (REO Speedwagon)
Interview; Performance; Signature Demo
4:30pmAli StonePerformance
5:00pmDJ TBDPerformance
5;30pmTicket to Rock GiveawayTicket to Rock Promo

Friday January 25

10:00amDJ HapaPerformance
10:30amMonica ValliPerformance; Demo
11:00amCarly Jo Jackson (Americas Got Talent)Performance
11:30amLoudwire Gear Factory Q&APanel
12:00pmJared James Nichols & Terry ReidPerformance
12:30pmUltimate Classic Rock Gear Factory Q&APanel
1:15pmPeter FramptonAppearance; Signing
2:00pm Charlie ParraPerformance; Demo
2:30pm CamPerformance; Demo
3:00pm She Shreds Panel: Nancy Wilson (Heart) & morePanel
4:00pmStriking MatchesPerformance; Demo
4:30pmKapali LongPerformance
5:00pmEmily WolfePerformance
5:30pmTicket to Rock GiveawayArtist to announce winner
6:15pmNancy Wilson (Heart) & Emily WolfePrivate VIP Performance

Saturday January 26

10:00amDJ Grace MitchellPerformance
11:30amLuis MaldonadoPerformance
12:00pmEpiphone Social Media Influencer PanelPanel
1:00pmBrian Ray (Sir Paul McCartney, etc)Signature Announcement; Demo
2:00pmStriking MatchesPerformance; Demo
3:00pmGina ChavezPerformance
3:30pmTrini LopezPerformance
4:00pmJerry Cantrell (Alice In Chains)Interview
4:30pmBrooklyn AllmanPerformance
5:00pmThe Robby Krieger Band (The Doors)Performance
5:30pmTicket to Rock GiveawayArtist to present guitar to winner
6:15pmStriking MatchesPrivate VIP Performance

Sunday January 27

10:00amDJ SparkPerformance
11:00amLeo James ConroyPerformance
11:30amStriking MatchesPerformance; Demo
12:00pmAustin SextonPerformance
12:30pmSpindrift WestPerformance
1:00pmMonsieur PerinePerformance
1:30pmHarold TruccoPerformance
2:00pmJuan GaleanoPerformance
2:30pmGustavo GalindoPerformance
3:00pmTroy & NedPerformance


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