NAMM 2019: IK Multimedia has something big in the works for guitarists

NAMM 2019: IK Multimedia has got us scratching our heads and wracking our brains after dropping a teaser video for a mysterious new guitar product.

“High-end sound meets best-in-class guitar tone” reads the video text, and from the product shots, we’re guessing it’s an interface of some kind, but with a difference.

That could lie in the prominently featured Z-Tone knob - but what, exactly, is Z-Tone?

Fortunately, we don’t have long to wait; IK’s new guitar product lands on Thursday. Stay tuned for more...


NAMM 2019 - all the news

The dust is settling, but our ears are still ringing. You'll find all the stories that counted in our massive news hub. Below, enjoy our findings as we regrouped at the end of the show.

Michael Astley-Brown

Mike is Editor-in-Chief of, in addition to being an offset fiend and recovering pedal addict. He has a master's degree in journalism, and has spent the past decade writing and editing for guitar publications including MusicRadar, Total Guitar and Guitarist, as well as a decade-and-a-half performing in bands of variable genre (and quality). In his free time, you'll find him making progressive instrumental rock under the nom de plume Maebe.

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