Peavey Hollywood to Open With Comics Legend Stan Lee,
Guitar Virtuoso Alex Skolnick, Founder Hartley Peavey & More
Music icon Peavey Electronics will host a
star-studded grand opening of its first showroom in Hollywood next
weekend, Sept. 1-5, with appearances by comics legend
Stan Lee, guitar virtuoso
Alex Skolnick, founder
Hartley Peavey and more.
Located on Sunset Boulevard's Guitar Row, Peavey
Hollywood gives musicians and music fans a new home in the
heart of rock & roll, with a green-room vibe, high-end gear
from the Peavey family of brands to play, and
regular performances from world-class artists.
Peavey is bringing its 47-year legacy of making
the amps for music's biggest stars and stages to Hollywood with a
new showroom, artist relations headquarters and multimedia dealer
The grand opening week of Peavey Hollywood will
feature comics legend Stan Lee-who will
sign Peavey Marvel electric guitars adorned with
Super Hero graphics-virtuoso guitarist Alex
Skolnick (Testament, Alex Skolnick Trio), L.A.'s
Metalachi and Thrown Into Exile, acoustic stylist Monte
Montgomery, and Peavey Electronics
founder and CEO Hartley Peavey, who will
sign copies of his biography, The Peavey
Revolution (Backbeat Books).
"Peavey has a long and productive legacy in music and audio,
and proactive outreach has been the key to our success since
Hartley Peavey founded the company in 1965," said Courtland Gray,
Chief Operating Officer of Peavey Electronics Corp. "With so many
artists living in L.A. or passing through on a daily basis, Peavey
Hollywood's location in the heart of Guitar Row on the Sunset Strip
gives us access to artists and marketing opportunities that will
serve Peavey retailers as well as artists and musicians around the
Peavey Hollywood is a unique brand experience
that will give musicians, audio pros, systems integrators and music
retailers a 360-degree view of the products, artists and philosophy
that have made Peavey an iconic brand in music and audio. As a
high-end retail showcase for Peavey and its affiliated brands-
Composite Acoustics®, Trace Elliot®, Budda® Amplification, Crest
Audio®, Architectural Acoustics® and MediaMatrix®-Peavey Hollywood
is designed to create awareness for Peavey products and the
company's 47-year legacy of innovation.
Peavey Hollywood will be an entertainment and
informational resource for musicians and retailers, with regularly
scheduled high-definition webcasts featuring artist interviews and
performances, product reviews, and music industry-related tips for
musicians. Peavey will also broadcast sales
training to its dealers, with live-chat capability to enhance the
sessions. In addition, the location will serve as the West Coast
home for its substantial and growing roster of artists and
A section of the showroom is dedicated to the history and
philosophy of Hartley Peavey, the
industry's longest-running founder, sole owner and CEO, who built
his first amplifier as a teenager in 1957 and has earned countless
accolades for his achievements in music product innovation and
international business. He earned his star on the Hollywood Rock
Walk of Fame in 1990.
Peavey Hollywood Grand Opening Week
Saturday, September 1, Hartley Peavey Day: Open at 10 a.m.,
Hartley Peavey signing at 1 p.m., Alex Skolnick at 5 p.m.,
Metalachi at 6 p.m.
Sunday, September 2: Open from Noon to 5 p.m.
Monday, September 3, USA Day: Open at 10 a.m., Monte
Montgomery at 4 p.m.
Tuesday, September 4, Metal Day: Open at 10 a.m., Thrown
Into Exile at 7 p.m.
Wednesday, September 5, Marvel Day: Open at 10 a.m., Stan
Lee at 6 p.m.
Download High-Resolution Images:
Founder & CEO Hartley Peavey
Peavey Hollywood Glam Shot
Peavey Electronics Logo
Stan Lee (Marvel Universe)
Rumours about the release of a new single from the Canadian
rockers Rush have gathered pace after news of...
The Butcher is a two-channel amplifier with five 12AX7 preamp
tubes and four EL34 power amp tubes. Both the...
Rush have given their fans a date to finally get excited about.
After much anticipation, the iconic prog-rockers will...
If you've not seen the set that Pearl Jam recorded for MTV
Unplugged in 1992, here is a song...
Peavey is celebrating the 20th anniversary of its
legendary 6505 Series guitar amplifier line, the amps that
Peavey & Muse Research Announce the MuseBox Musical
Instrument & Effects Module Available Now -
MuseBox™, the new...
Peavey TKO Bass Amps now available in Europe -
Peavey has completely redesigned a bass combo amplifier,...
Peavey Kicks Off 'Rehearsal Room Makeover' Sound System Giveaway
Peavey gives you 1,000 watts -...
Peavey PV Series Loudspeaker Enclosures Now Powered With
Efficient Class-D Technology -
The legendary, best-selling PV® Series...
Peavey Announces the Availability of New Tour TNT Bass
Amps throughout Europe -
announced the availability...
Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder Raises $1.7million for
Re-Election Campaign -
Pearl Jam's Eddie
Vedder has reportedly raised...
Peavey AT-200 Guitar Featuring Auto-Tune by Antares
Available This November -
Revolutionary guitar provides perfect pitch &...
New Peavey Triple X II Available Now to Unleash
High-Gain Versatility -
Peavey® Triple X® II Guitar Amplifier...
Peavey Nano Vypyr Grab & Go Modelling Guitar
Amplifier Now Available -
Peavey has packed 11 amp...
Pearl Jam Launch 'Instant Classic' Series -
A new series of live recordings by grunge veterans
Eddie Vedder to Host on Pearl Jam Radio -
Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder will
host his very own,...
Peavey Offers Rockmaster Bass Free With TKO 115 Bass Amp
Combo (US ONLY) -
Peavey is offering a...
Eddie Vedder Updates on New Pearl Jam Album
- Seattle veterans Pearl Jam were working on
fresh new music on and off...
Peach Music Festival Announce Additions to 2013 Line-Up
- The second annual Peach Music Festival
to take place at Montage Mountain...
Pearl Jam Debut Hits 10 Million Sales Mark
- Pearl Jam's album
'Ten,' which features classics such as
'Even Flow,' 'Oceans' and 'Alive,'...
Hartley Peavey Receives Historic Mississippi Blues Trail
Marker - Mississippi has honoured Hartley Peavey-founder and CEO of
Peavey Electronics-with a marker on...
Guns n'Roses, Pearl Jam and Screaming Trees Members Form
New Band - A new outfit made up of some of the...
Pearl Jam Recording with Incubus' Mike Einziger
- Pearl Jam are currently working away on their
10th studio album with guest player...
Peavey Electronics Now Shipping AmpKit LiNK HD
- Audio innovator Peavey Electronics® and award-winning app
developer Agile Partners announce shipping availability of...
Pearl Jam's Stone Gossard Unveils New Solo
Tracks - Pearl Jam's Stone Gossard has
unveiled two new tracks from his upcoming solo...
Music Industry Remembers Peavey Master Luthier Michael
Powers - Music and audio innovator Peavey Electronics mourns the
loss of one of its...
Peavey Announce the Availability of the Ecoustic E110 in
Europe - Peavey has announced the
European availability of its new Ecoustic E110,