Legendary Swedish guitarist Yngwie Malmsteen has scheduled several appearances for Fender and Dean Markley this weekend at the NAMM show (National Association of Music Merchants) in Anaheim, CA. He will play an exclusive show for Fender on Sunday, January 21. His schedule is as follows:
Dean Markley: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Fender: 3:15 p.m. Performance (approximately 10 minutes in the Fender booth)
Dean Markley: 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Fender: 12:00 noon Performance featuring Yngwie Malmsteen's Rising Force (approximately 30 minutes)
Universal Japan released a limited-edition Yngwie Malmsteen box set, "Complete Box Polydor Years", on December 13, 2006. The six-disc set includes Malmsteen's complete full-length original album recordings in cardboard sleeve format: "Rising Force" (1984), "Marching Out" (1985), "Trilogy" (1986), "Odyssey" (1988), "Trial By Fire: Live In Leningrad" (1989) and "Eclipse" (1990). It includes 63 songs total, and comes with a deluxe book and sticker.
Video footage of Yngwie Malmsteen's December 14, 2006 press conference in Helsinki, Finland has been posted online at this location.
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