Carpinteria, California, April 29, 2015 – Willcox Guitars, an acclaimed instrument manufacturer and a leading innovator in guitar and bass pickups and related technologies through its proprietary LightWave Systems (LWS), is proud to welcome virtuoso guitarist Dann Glenn as Senior Product Endorser for the Atlantis HexFX™ Guitar Series. He also sits on the Advisory Board for Willcox Guitars.
Well known in the realm of jazz-fusion and beyond, Glenn is acclaimed for his virtuosity, and angular approach to melody. He has played and recorded with some of the world’s top artists and instrumentalists in jazz, rock and pop over the course of his career, including Michael Bloomfield, Freddie King, Luther Tucker, Jennifer Batten, Jeff Berlin, Percy Jones and, recently, world-renowned drummer Virgil Donati, among other A-list musicians.
Now fronting his own band under the U.S.-based Rose Lane Records label, Glenn is embarking on a world tour. Always at the forefront of his chosen instrument, he considers LightWave Systems’ optical pickup technology a crucial element of his sound, and serves as Senior Product Advisor for Willcox Guitars |LightWave Systems HexFX product line. He also uses and endorses GHS strings and Rocktron amps.
Glenn notes, "My Willcox Atlantis HexFx is the ultimate guitar. The LightWave Systems optical pickup is absolutely quiet, beyond powerful, and sonically superior to anything I've ever played. This guitar rings like a bell when played acoustically, and when I switch to HexFx mode...the entire musical universe opens up! Working with the Willcox Atlantis HexFx has made me a better and more versatile player.”