FORBIDDEN’S STEVE SMYTH: NAMM SIGNING SCHEDULE & SIGNATURE GUITAR GOLD AWARD

January 13th, 2012
by EvilG

FORBIDDEN lead guitarist Steve Smyth will be participating in the following Artist Signing Sessions and Meet-and-Greet appearances at this year’s Winter National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) show, taking place at the Anaheim Convention Center from January 19th – 22nd:

  • Friday, January 20th @ 3 p.m. – EVH Amplification, 3rd Floor Ballroom E, Room 300
  • Friday, January 20th @ 5 p.m. – EMG Pickups, Hall C, Booth #4778
  • Saturday, January 21st @ 3 p.m. – BC Rich Guitars Hall C, Booth #4878
Forbidden 2010

Forbidden 2010

In related news, Guitar World magazine recently reviewed the Steve Smyth Signature 6 B.C. Rich Bich Guitar in the February 2012 issue (out now!) and has awarded it the Gold Award in Performance.  Regarding his guitar’s prestigious review, Smyth states: “I AM STOKED BEYOND BELIEF!!!”  Watch Guitar World’s video review here!

Three years in the making, both the 6-string and 7-string versions of Steve’s signature guitar are currently available now at retailers and will be on display at the NAMM show.

 

Specs for the 6-string Bich:

• Neck Through Construction

• Mahogany Body

• Maple Neck

• Grover® Rotomatic Tuners

• Ebony Fretboard

• 24 Jumbo Frets

• 25 1/2″ Scale

• B.C. Rich Quad bridge

• EMG® 81 bridge and 85 neck Pickups

• 2 Volume, 1 Tone, and 1 Three-way Toggle Controls

Specs for the 7-string Bich:

• Neck Through Construction

• Mahogany Body

• Maple Neck

• Grover® Rotomatic Tuners

• Ebony Fretboard

• 24 Jumbo Frets

• 25 1/2″ Scale

• Floyd Rose® Original 7 Bridge

• EMG® 81-7 bridge and 707 active Pickups

• 2 Volume, 1 Tone, and 1 Three-way Toggle Controls

 

FORBIDDEN’s 2010 reunion album, Omega Wave, debuted at #27 on the Billboard Heatseekers chart, #83 on the Billboard Top Hard Music Albums chart, and #92 on the Billboard Top Independent Albums chart the week following its release.

Visit STEVE SMYTH online at www.stevesmyth.com, www.myspace.com/stevesmyth, www.facebook.com/stevesmyth01, www.twitter.com/stevesmyth01 &

www.youtube.com/stevesmyth01.

 

Visit FORBIDDEN online at www.facebook.com/FORBIDDENOFFICIAL, twitter.com/ForbiddenMetal, and www.myspace.com/FORBIDDENOFFICIAL.

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