American Musical Supply is proud to introduce featured artists Christine Havrilla and Gretchen Schultz. Havrilla, an outgoing Philadelphia native, has been playing and touring with her most recent project, Gypsy Fuzz, since 2011. She is currently showcasing her latest endeavor, “Live Sessions” which consists of live recordings of long-time fan favorites, as well as new songs. Gretchen Schultz has spent much of her career as a backing artist, but is changing that with the release of her debut solo record “Not Afraid to Fall.” The two singer-songwriters stopped by the AMS studios to discuss gear, influences and their new records. Click through to check out exclusive interviews and live performances from these two dynamic musicians.
Philadelphia area native Christine Havrilla, after embarking on an ambitious new journey with her Gypsy Fuzz project in late 2011, is releasing a series of "Live Sessions" in 2014 which will include long-time fan favorites as well as new songs with her current band, Gypsy Fuzz. Recording in numerous settings such as venues, living rooms, a recording studio with an live audience, in an old church, etc...these volumes will capture the spontaneous energy, soul-felt vibes and musical adventures that Christine brings to the stage, ANY stage! Learn more about Christine...
Gretchen Schultz is a singer/songwriter who has been touring the East Coast with local Philly and now national artist, Christine Havrilla, as a backing vocalist/percussion player for the better part of 9 years. Gretchen has also expanded working with several local bands stopping at a number of venues including the Tin Angel, World Café Live Philly & The Queen, MusikFest, Pa Arts Fest, and many more. Learn more about Gretchen...
The tools of the trade for Singer-Songwriters are varied, from guitars, amps and sound systems to effects and accessories. Scroll down to see the products that were featured in these videos, along with lots of additional suggestions from top name manufacturers. AMS is the place to score the best instruments and amplifiers to support Singer-Songwriters of all ages and genres.
Takamine EF341SC Acoustic Electric Guitar with Case
Ovation CE44-1 Celebrity Elite Mid-Depth Acoustic Electric
Audix OM5 Dynamic Vocal Microphone
Marshall AS50D Acoustic Guitar Amplifier
Audix I5 Dynamic Instrument Microphone
Taylor 814ce ES2 Grand Auditorium Acoustic Electric wCase
Martin D35 Acoustic Guitar with Case
Bose L1 Compact Portable Line Array System
Marshall AS100D Acoustic Soloist Guitar Amplifier
TC Electronic ND 1 Nova Delay Pedal
TC Helicon VoiceLive 3 Vocal and Guitar Processor
Electro Voice ZLX15P 2-Way Powered Loudspeaker
Bose L1 Model II System Single B2 Bass with ToneMatch Audio Engine
Boss RC300 Loop Station Guitar Pedal
Korg PA3X61 61 Key Arranger Workstation Keyboard
Gibson 2016 Songwriter Deluxe Studio EC A/E Guitar Natural with Case