Gallery: On the scene at the 2018 NAMM Show

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The Anaheim Convention Center in Southern California played host Jan. 25-28 to the annual NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants) Show. Check out snaps of the rock stars… and their rockin’ gear! (All photos by Stephanie Cabral.)

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Paul Stanley

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Alice Cooper

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Chloe Trujillo

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Michael Anthony (Chickenfoot, ex-Van Halen)

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Mick Thomson of Slipknot

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Branden Steineckert (Rancid), Jay Weinberg (Slipknot), Frank Zummo (Sum 41)

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Alan Ashby, Valentino Arteaga, Aaron Pauley (Of Mice and Men)

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Gonzalo Foster, the 8-year-old metal fanatic and drummer, in line for Geezer Butler

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Andreas Kisser of Sepultura

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Metal Mike Chlasciak (Halford, Jim Bruer band)

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Alex Skolnick (Testament, Alex Skolnick trio)

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Chris Broderick of Act of Defiance

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Dirk Verbeuren of Megadeth

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Chris Broderick (Act of Defiance), Angel Vivaldi, Misha Mansoor (Periphery)

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Alex Skolnick (Testament), Nergal (Behemoth)

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Paul Stanley

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Alice Cooper

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Geezer Butler of Black Sabbath

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Coffin Cases girls

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Bjorn Englen of Dio Disciples

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Corey Beaulieu of Trivium

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Nita Strauss (Alice Cooper band) at Dimebash 2018

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Chris Broderick (Act of Defiance), Pepe Clarke (Kyng), Jonathan Davis (Korn) and Eddie Veliz (Kyng) at Dimebash 2018

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Alice Cooper

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Chris Broderick (Act of Defiance) at Dimebash 2018

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Alice Cooper

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Chris Broderick and Henry Derek of Act of Defiance

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Custom cymbals being made at Sabian

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Chris Poland (ex-Megadeth, OHM), Chris Broderick (ex-Megadeth, Act Of Defiance), Tony MacAlpine

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Dave Davidson (Revocation), Misha Mansoor (Periphery), Angel Vivaldi a

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David Ellefson (Megadeth), Mike Portnoy (Sons of Apollo), Mark Menghi (Metal Allegiance), Mark Osegueda (Death Angel)

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Dimebash 2018 jam with Kyng, Nick Bowcott (Grim Reaper) and Jose Mangin of SiriusXM

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Dirk Verbeuren (Megadeth) and Frank Hannon (Tesla)

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Eric Johnson

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Jason Achilles Mezilis

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Dimebash 2018 jam with Gene Hoglan (Testament), Jeff Kendrick (ex-Devildriver), Laura Christine (ZIMMERS HOLE, Meldrum)

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Jeff Kendrick (ex-Devildriver) at Dimebash 2018

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John 5 (Rob Zombie band) at Dimebash 2018

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Jonathan Davis (Korn) and Chris Broderick (Act of Defiance) at Dimebash 2018

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Dimebash 2018 jam with Gene Hoglan (Testament)

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Hurray for the Marshall display!

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dUg Pinnick (King_s X) at Dimebash 2018

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Jay Weinberg of Slipknot

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Jonathan Davis of Korn

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Courtney Cox of The Starbreakers

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Mike Muir (Suicidal Tendencies) at Dimebash 2018

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Marco Coti Zelati, Andrea Ferro, Christina Scabbia, and Diego Cavallotti of Lacuna Coil

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Mark Heylum (Suicide Silence) and Billy Billy Rymer (Dillinger Escape Plan)

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Marten Andersson (Steelheart) Michael Devin (Whitesnake), Robbie Crane (Black Star Riders), Steve DiGiorgio (Testament)

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Nick Bowcott (Grim Reaper) and Chris Broderick (Act of Defiance) at Dimebash 2018

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Nick Bowcott (Grim Reaper), Jose Mangin (SiriusXM), Sen Dog (Powerflo, Cypress Hill) at Dimebash 2018

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Nita Strauss of Alice Cooper Band

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Paul Stanley

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Phil X of Bon Jovi

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Jonathan Davis (Korn) at Dimebash 2018

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Actor Jeff Garlin

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Ray Sanchez of Thrown Into Exile

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Oli Herbert of All That Remains

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Powerflo featuring Billy Graziadei (Biohazard), Sen Dog (Cypress Hill), and Christian Olde Wolbers (ex-Fear Factory) at Dimebash 2018

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Powerflo at Dimebash 2018

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Rob Caggiano of Volbeat

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Tony Campos (Fear Factory, Ministry) at Dimebash 2018

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Phil Sandoval (Armored Saint) at Dimebash 2018

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Skid Row signing at the Coffin Cases booth

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Tony Castaneda (Kyng) at Dimebash 2018

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Remo drum display

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Rex Brown (Pantera, Kill Devil Hill) and Jose Mangin (SiriusXM) at Dimebash 2018

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9-year old shredder at the Jackson booth

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Warren DeMartini (ex-Ratt), Jake E Lee (ex Ozzy, Red Dragon Cartel)

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A fan and her drumstick with Ira Black (Westfield Massacre, Dokken)

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Steve Morse (Deep Purple, Flying Colors, Dixie Dregs)

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