Guitar Stories

Guitar Stories

The history of Gibson Guitars by the years – Part one (1894 – 1922)

Many people have heard about Gibson, they have saw that brand of guitars but maybe they didn’t know the history of how everything was started. This is first ...
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Guitar Stories: How B.B. King’s guitar Lucille got her name?

As we remember the life & legacy of B.B. King, let’s take a look at the story behind his infamous guitar Lucille. B.B. King and his beloved Lucille ...
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Learn to play: Albert King riffs in standard tuning

Albert King was a highly influential blues songwriter, vocalist, and, of course, guitarist. Originally starting out as a drummer playing on many sessions for the famous Chicago-based Chess ...
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History of the Gibson Guitars

The home of Gibson electric guitars today is Gibson USA, built in 1974 in Nashville specifically for the production of Gibson’s Les Paul guitars. Although the entire guitar ...
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Gibson offers new finishes on 2018 Model Lineup

Over past few years, Gibson has taken a page from the car industry playbook by updating their model lineup every year, and announcing new models and updates in ...
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Underrated Telecasters from the depths of Fender history (Part 2)

A couple a weeks ago, we wrote blog-posts about the underrated guitars from the depths of Fender history. This is post number two which is also about the ...
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BilT Relevator Guitar Models

BilT Guitars is owned and operated by Bill Henss and Tim Thelen in Des Moines, Iowa. BilT is small company with a few models of guitars. As they ...
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Underrated Telecasters from the depths of Fender history (Part 1)

Many guitar players, especially Fender lovers are going to think this sounds ridiculous but Telecasters are underrated. In the opinion of many peoples, the Fender Telecaster is the ...
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$4,000 for Blonde Les Paul ’58?

This is one interesting and powerful instrument. It’s about Standard Historic 1958 Les Paul guitar from Gibson Custom. The model is Gibson ’58 Reissue Les Paul Plain Top ...
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Gibson Guitar Factory looking for new home

The guitar company Gibson Brands Inc. is putting its Downtown Memphis factory on the market because they are look for a new smaller home. The 18-year-old Gibson guitar ...
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