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Fender Announces Three New 60th Anniversary Jazzmaster Limited Edition Guitars

Fender is celebrating the 60th anniversary of its iconic Jazzmaster guitar with three new limited edition models: the 60th Anniversary ’58, Classic and ...
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Brand New Video on Mark Knopfler’s Official YouTube Channel

On 27 April, 2018 the official YouTube channel of Mark Knopfler – was updated with a brand new video from Mark’s performances in ...
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Jeff Beck Reflects on Early Rivalry with Eric Clapton

They’re two British rock legends who came up roughly around the same time, and crossed paths more than once while doing so, so ...
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Watch Electric Guitars Being Made in 1965 – England

“All this to make a bedlam of adolescent noise,” says the curmudgeonly narrator. The 1960’s were swept up by the boisterous, raging rock-and-roll ...
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Forgotten Guitar: Jimmy Page Offers an Up-Close Look at His “Number 1” Les Paul

Jimmy Page gives viewers an up-close and personal look at his “mistress and wife,” his cherished Gibson Les Paul. Once described by Jimmy ...
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Fender Introduces New Limited Edition American Elite Telecaster HSS

Last month, Fender raised more than a few eyebrows when it unveiled the Parallel Universe guitar, a hybrid model combining the company’s Stratocaster ...
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The First Trailer for “Queen: Bohemian Rhapsody” is Here

The biographical movie for the British music group Queen today got the first trailer, and you can see Rami Malek (“Mr. Robot”) in ...
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George Harrison, Eric Clapton and Ring Starr – Play ‘While My Guitar Gently Weeps’ in 1987

As any rock fan knows, all four Beatles never got back together. What you might not know is that even partial Beatles reunions ...
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A Brief History of Burns: The Classic British Guitar Brand (Part 2)

“I remember that little cherry guitar well,” Mike told me. “That’s what I had at the Star Club in Hamburg, after my Hofner ...
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A Brief History of Burns: The Classic British Guitar Brand

Chesham Close in Romford, Essex, does not look like a site of outstanding British rock ’n’ roll importance. Walk down the street today ...
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7 Guitars in Need of a Reissue (Part 1)

Unlike certain movie remakes, reissues of beloved guitar models of the past are often met with rave reviews when they re-enter the market. ...
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7 Guitars in Need of a Reissue (Part 2)

1960s Gibson Melody Maker SG Out of all of the guitars on this list, the lack of a proper reissue on these models ...
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Phil Collins Plots First Major North American Tour in 12 Years

Phil Collins announced his first major North American tour in 12 years. The 15-date “Not Dead Yet, Live!” launches October 5th in Ft. ...
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