Concert Reports


Dean Guitars NAMM Jam

Testament, Jackyl, Vinnie Moore, Wayne Static

01/19/2012, The Grove Of Anaheim

Dean NAMM JAM Lineup! and, Monster Teams Up with Dean Guitars to Rock NAMM with the 2012 NAMM Jam!


Performances by Testament, Jackyl, Vinnie Moore and Wayne Static; Live Streaming to Over 100,000 Musicians and Fans – “Because the Music Matters!”


Anaheim, CA, January 19, 2012 — Monster, a global leader in high performance audio cables, power conditioning products and headphones for musicians, producers and engineers,  joined forces with Dean Guitars to present the 2012 DEAN NAMM Jam, the première concert at NAMM. Featuring performances by Testament, Jackyl, Vinnie Moore and Wayne Static, the concert was streamed live to over 100,000 musicians and fans. Monster and Dean Guitars teamed up at NAMM because of their shared passion for live music and their unified message – “Because the Music Matters.” In addition to being able to view the 2012 NAMM Jam live, viewers all over the world also had an “all-access ticket” to NAMM with a multi-camera, real-time HD webcast from Dean Guitars, allowing interaction via Facebook and Twitter.

 All Photos: Kevin Estrada


The Monster and Dean Guitars Alliance - Because the Music Matters! Monster and Dean Guitars are joined forces at NAMM this year because of their shared passion for creating products that deliver the best performance capabilities and ultimate experience for musicians all over the world. Notably, many “Famous Monsters” are also distinguished members of the Dean Guitars family, including Dave Mustaine (Megadeth), Dimebag Darrell (Pantera), Eric Bass (Shinedown) and Eric Peterson (Testament).



In addition to the NAMM Jam, the 2012 NAMM webcast from Dean Guitars included a first-hand look at Dean's new 35th anniversary USA custom guitars, plus an impressive schedule of artist interviews, live contests, on-air guitar sales and more. Over 20 hours of streaming live NAMM action from January 20 - 22 was  seen at



Monster’s NAMM product showcase demonstrated how it is continuing to lead the way in high-performance headphones for the professional audio community with its Monsterous® headphone family, including the new “Gratitude™” in-ear headphones, the first product to be released under Monster’s partnership alliance withlegendary band Earth, Wind & Fire, as well as the renowned Miles Davis Tribute™ Jazz Headphones, the ultimate jazz experience headphones, and “Inspiration™,” the company’s first over-ear, noise canceling headphone.

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