NAMM 2024: the 10 biggest things we discovered at this year's show

NAMM 2024 trends
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NAMM 2024: That's a wrap folks! The NAMM show is truly over. The electric guitar deluge has slowed to a trickle, the influencers have posted their airport montages – and the mighty doors of Anaheim Convention Center have slammed shut for another year (or, at least, stopped admitting anyone waving a NAMM pass...) 

What's left is a haze of a virtuosic guitar displays, bright lights, bruised hands and a lingering feeling that we have to be somewhere else soon. 

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer,

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.

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