Chicago, IL – June 24th, 2019 -Lyon & Healy Corporation was pleased to partner with Paoletti Guitars and our dealers Gruhn Guitars (Nashville), Make’n Music (Chicago), Bananas at Large (San Rafael, CA) and Heartbreaker Guitars (Las Vegas) for special in-store appearances by Richard Fortus of Guns N’ Roses.
Anaheim, CA – January 24, 2019 – The Lyon & Healy Corporation introduced the Lyon & Healy Classical Guitar at The NAMM Show. Handcrafted in Spain, two models of these limited-edition classical guitars The Grenadilla built with a grenadilla back and sides and paired with a cedar top and ebony fingerboard, and The White Ebony built with a white ebony back and sides and paired with a spruce top and ebony fingerboard. In addition, the Lyon & Healy Classical Guitar is outfitted with the new, innovative Acus Phantasma which includes a microphone and a piezo pickup connected to its compact FET preamp through a stereo output, resulting in an extremely natural sound similar to an acoustic one.
CHICAGO – Oct. 10, 2018 – The new Mary One model from Relish Guitars features a pickup swapping system which allows you to change your pickup sound from rock, blues, pop, jazz or even metal within seconds.
In addition, its sleek touch pad allows you to find your perfect neck/bridge pickup mix position, including unique coil split functions by just using the tips of your fingers. The Mary One is truly one of a kind.
CHICAGO – Sept. 1, 2018 – Awarded Best in NAMM 2018 in the category Add-On or Accessory, the XT-1 guitar profiler by SIM1 is now available in North America.
With proprietary technology called Smart Tone Shaping (STS), XT-1 is capable of learning (profiling) the sound characteristics of a guitar and modeling it to perfectly reproduce the sound of any other electric or acoustic guitars, with no latency or digital artifacts.