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Gearing Up With...Stas Olshansky and Solvetech Productions

Brooklyn, New York-based SolveTech Productions keeps owner and audio engineer Stas Olshansky a busy man. His A/V company, which puts on events across the Tri-State area and sometimes even as far as Canada, runs sound, lighting and video production for a wide range of events, including weddings and conferences. When setting up for a new event, Olshansky always brings his Gig Gloves along... 

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NAMM 2015 Has Arrived!

NAMM 2015 has finally arrived! The booth is set up and we're ready to meet and greet with the tens of thousands of attendees and place our flag within the realm of the Music Products industry. We're also thrilled to introduce our newly redesigned website. We think you'll like it. 

And of course, it also means we can finally announce our new product: Thermo-Gig Gloves! Thermo-Gig Gloves expand on the Gig Gloves product line by including all of the great features that the Original Gig Gloves have but with an added "complete coverage" layer of fleece that provides warmth and superb comfort for working on cold weather gigs. Check out all the information here

In the meantime, check out these pics of the Gig Gear booth after our completed setup on Wednesday, the day before NAMM begins.


Gig Gloves included in Guitar Player's Product Spotlight

Be sure to check out this month's issue of Guitar Player. You'll find Gig Gloves included way in the back as part of the Product Spotlight section. It may be small, but we'll take it anyway! Guitarists and bassists absolutely can benefit from using Gig Gloves when loading, unloading and setting up. Hurting your hand(s) before a gig pretty much ruins your gig right there, and it may even be serious enough to have to cancel the gig (and future gigs as well)! Wearing Gig Gloves ensures that you can keep your hands protected until your plugged in and ready to go. You can even tune your guitar with Gig Gloves on!

Go ahead and share this with all the guitarists and bassists that you know. Let them know that there should be a pair of Gig Gloves in their gig bag! 


Gig Gloves included in Music Inc. Magazine's "What to See" at NAMM!

We were very excited to see that Gig Gloves were included in Music Inc. Magazine's "What to See" section for the upcoming NAMM Show in Anaheim in their January 2015 issue. Gig Gloves are more and more becoming recognized as the industry standard in hand protection for gigging professionals and we can't wait to get in front of tens of thousands of more people as we count down the days until NAMM. And don't forget to Like Us on Facebook and Follow Us on Twitter as we'll be announcing our new product at the show. And be sure to put a pair of Gig Gloves on your hands for your next gig.