Guitar Stories

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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7 of the best Eric Clapton songs

Eric Clapton is one of the world’s most celebrated guitarists and rock musicians. Not only was he member of iconic bands The Yardbirds, ...
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Iconic Guitar Brand Gibson Files For Bankruptcy

Company will refocus on its musical instruments, shedding its audio and home entertainment business. Those who fear the death of rock & roll ...
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Watch full 2 hours and 17 minutes’ concert from Eric Clapton in Argentina

If you are big fan of Eric Clapton, we have interesting concert for you. Namely, in 1990 Clapton had his Journeyman World Tour ...
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Acoustic Fingerstyle Guitar Cover of Private Investigations

This month our friend from Portugal – Jose Esteves has made amazing cover versions of two Dire Straits songs. The first one was ...
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5 Things to Know About Elvis Presley: The Searcher HBO Documentary

Director Thom Zimney shares his thoughts on where the artist ended and the legend began, and his favorite discovery making the documentary. 1. ...
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“Elvis Presley: The Searcher” is a beautiful way to rediscover the man who became King

Here is Elvis, rehabbed at last and brought down from his lofty and lunatic afterlife as an icon, reminding us that he was ...
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Prince’s original version of “Nothing Compares 2 U” is now on YouTube

Previously unreleased recording comes accompanied with a new video featuring unseen rehearsal footage of Prince & The Revolution. The original version of Prince’s ...
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Randy Scruggs, Award Winning Songwriter & Producer, Dies at 64

Multi-award winning country music songwriter, producer and guitarist Randy Scruggs died Tuesday (April 17). He was 64. According to Music Row, Scruggs passed ...
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News from Mark Knopfler about stage musical – Local Hero

For those who are subscribed to the markknopfler.com – today they received email about the news from Mark’s Local Hero stage musical. A ...
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