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Posted on May 6, 2010

NAMM Report 2010

DeMars Guitars is fortunate to have enthusiastic and supportive partners in this venture and such support was undeniably evident at the 2010 NAMM Show.

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Posted on Oct 23, 2009

DeMars Guitars at NBC’s The Jay Leno Show

Derrick “Dock” Murdock arranged for an unforgettable VIP experience for his guests from DeMars Guitars and TC Electronic at a recent taping of The Jay Leno Show, at Studio 11 at the NBC Studios in Burbank CA.

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Posted on Oct 16, 2009

DeMars Guitars at Bass Player Live 2009

A stunning 5-string Long Trail Bass with flame maple top heralded the presence of DeMars Guitars at Bass Player Live 2009, an annual gathering of top-tier bassists, equipment manufacturers and music journalists.

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Posted on Aug 11, 2009

DeMars Guitars and Chicago

Jason Scheff, bassist for the legendary band Chicago, contacted us several weeks ago after seeing the Long Trail Mag bass in The Robb Report. A few emails and visits to our respective MySpace pages later, Jason kindly arranged complimentary tickets (12th row center) and backstage passes for my family and me at the July 6 show at the Meadowbrook Pavilion in Gilford NH. A brief meeting backstage before the show allowed Jason to check out our white 5-string Long Trail Mag. Jason asked some great questions about the bass’ construction, electronics and design. We also discussed the prototype hybrid (mag/piezo) bass we’re building for Nashville bassist Dave Pomeroy. Jason is a long-time Lakland player, and he sported a beautiful red 4-string Lakland during the show. The show was remarkable, and Jason’s bass playing complimented the classic Chicago repertoire perfectly. Not only did he replicate many of the classic bass lines of Peter Cetera in Chicago’s older material, but Jason added creative flourishes and contrapuntal lines in both old and...

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