Jimmy Byrne

Jimmy Byrne is a music producer, audio engineer, and musician living in Chicago, IL. Under his own company ByrneOut Productions, he has worked with a variety of artists & bands from throughout the US on the overall production and studio recording of their music as well as other audio-related projects. Looking ahead, Jimmy hopes to continue growing his career and company, build professional relationships with musicians and other industry professionals, and somehow leave his mark in this ever-changing industry.

NAMM 2020: Orange drops new Terror Stamp miniature foot switch amplifier

At the top of the morning of NAMM 2020 day one, Orange stealth dropped a new miniature sized amplifier, that is controlled like a pedal.

NAMM 2020: Martin Guitars introduces groundbreaking SC-13E acoustic

Now entering the evergrowing world of combining acoustic and electric guitar technologies, Martin Guitars introduced the SC-13E at NAMM 2020.

NAMM 2020: Fender introduces Acoustasonic Stratocaster

Fender broke new ground by revealing its new 'Acoustasonic' series of guitars with a Telecaster last year. Now, a new Stratocaster model has been announced.

NAMM 2020: Access Analog returns to NAMM with Analog Matrix System

Access Analog, a company based just outside of Denver, Colorado brought its cloud-based, robotic Analog Matrix to showcase at NAMM 2020.

NAMM 2020: Roland introduces a grand piano for the modern age

Ahead of NAMM 2020, Roland has brought a new grand piano design forward that demolishes the looks of grand pianos as we know them.

NAMM 2020: New Slash, Tony Iommi guitars announced by Gibson

With less than a week to go before NAMM 2020, Gibson announced a new lineup of guitars for the year, including signature models for Slash and Tony Iommi.

NAMM 2020: PRS uncovers three new S2 McCarty 594 guitar models

Just a week ahead of NAMM 2020, PRS Guitars announces a lineup of 3 new models to add to its collection of S2 McCarty 594 guitars.

NAMM 2020: Promuco to reissue John Bonham signature drumsticks

This year at NAMM 2020, English company Promuco, (Professional Music Company), will put out a reproduction of John Bonham's signature drumsticks.

Ibanez unveils Flanger Mini, Tremolo Mini, and Echo Shifter guitar pedals

Ibanez has made their first big pre-NAMM 2020 reveal of the season with three new pedals, Flanger Mini, Echo Shifter, and Tremolo Mini.

Warm Audio introduces DI boxes and a stereo compressor ahead of NAMM 2020

The company known for high-end hardware at an affordable price, Warm Audio, made a pair of DI boxes, and a stereo bus compressor just ahead of NAMM 2020.

The top 10 music gear releases of 2019

2019 was a huge year for musicians, and music makers. With the slew of new gear that was released over the last 12 months, we picked our top 10 favorites.

Behringer is taking on Shure with a $20 SM57 clone called the SL 75C

As we head into a new year, Behringer has announced its plans to release the SL 75C -- a $20 Shure SM57 clone. The microphone will be released in January.