The 2nd Annual Fear The Riff Effects, Pedals and Guitar Gear Expo Announces First Round of Artist Signings + Vendors Event Set to Take Place August 11 at Brooklyn Expo Center

Fear The Riff Announces Expo Pre-Game Set to Take Place Friday, August 10 at Saint Vitus

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July 11, 2018 – New York, NY – The 2nd Annual Fear The Riff Effects, Pedals and Gear Expo is thrilled to announce the first series of artist signings and vendors for this year’s event. Among these newly confirmed participants are Zakk Wylde (Ozzy, Black Label Society), Mark Holcomb (Periphery), and Jake Bowen (Periphery) for artist signings. All vendors confirmed thus far are listed below. Further vendors and entertainment will be announced within the coming weeks.

The festival will be taking place on Saturday, August 11 that the Brooklyn Expo
Center (79 Franklin Street). Attendees can expect to find the latest in stompboxes,
amps, guitars, basses and more! Tickets are available at:
Newly confirmed vendors include:
 Ampeg Amps
 Analog Alien
 Boss
 Champion Leccy
 D’Addario
 Daredevil Pedals
 Dunable Guitars
 Dusky Electronics
 EarthQuaker Devices
 Electronic Audio Experiments
 Electro Faustus
 Electro-Harmonix
 Ernie Ball
 Fender Guitars
 Ibanez Guitars
 Lamp-Electric
 Line 6
 Main.Ace.FX

Marshall Amps
 Morley / Ebtech
 Orange Amps
 PLX/Balaguer Guitars
 PRS Guitars
 Phil Jones Bass
 Reverend Guitars
 Roland
 Sam Ash
 Schecter Guitars
 Seger Guitars
 Seymour Duncan
 Solid Gold FX
 Spector Bass
 Supro USA/Pigtronix
 Versus Guitars
 Vitucci Cabs/LEH Guitars
 Wylde Audio

Guests are free to bring their own guitar and headphones to check out gear from the
60+ vendors who will be onsite. Industry experts will be hosting panels and demos, while craft beer, whiskey, and barbecue vendors will also be on-site. Live performances will take place as well, with a full lineup coming soon.

Additionally, the Fear the Riff team will be hosting an Expo Party pre-game on Friday, August 10 that Saint Vitus at 7 PM to get everyone “amped” for Saturday’s event. Bands performing will include Godmaker, Husbandry, Space Cadaver, Future Usses, and The Cancer Conspiracy. Tickets are $12, and are available via Ticketfly. Each paid
entry will receive a raffle ticket for a free pedal from Fuzzrocious or a free Dunable Splatterblaster.

Sponsors for 2018 Fear The Riff Effects, Pedals and Gear Expo include Sam Ash Music, Revolver Music, Loudwire, Gear Gods, High River Sauces, and Heartbreaking Dawns. For more information, please visit

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