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Forgotten Guitar: Jimmy Page Offers an Up-Close Look at His “Number 1” Les Paul

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Jimmy Page gives viewers an up-close and personal look at his “mistress and wife,” his cherished Gibson Les Paul. Once described by Jimmy Page as both his “mistress ...
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A Brief History of Burns: The Classic British Guitar Brand (Part 2)

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“I remember that little cherry guitar well,” Mike told me. “That’s what I had at the Star Club in Hamburg, after my Hofner Club 60. I think I ...
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7 Guitars in Need of a Reissue (Part 1)

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

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1960s Gibson Melody Maker SG Out of all of the guitars on this list, the lack of a proper reissue on these models is the most surprising. The ...
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Iconic Guitar Brand Gibson Files For Bankruptcy

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Company will refocus on its musical instruments, shedding its audio and home entertainment business. Those who fear the death of rock & roll won’t be happy to hear ...
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Great Acoustics: 1932 Gibson L-10

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When introduced in 1929, the Gibson L-10 – with its ebony finish, nickel hardware and relatively simple ornamentation – was a lower-cost alternative to the flagship L-5. But ...
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Guitar company Gibson reportedly facing bankruptcy

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Iconic guitar brand Gibson could be on the brink of bankruptcy, according to a report. The company, whose Les Paul and SG instruments have been played by generations ...
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The History of Gibson Guitars by the years – Part Four (1969 – 1994)

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The history of Gibson, simply put, is one of the great stories of American enterprise. From its humble beginnings more than a century ago, to its “golden age” ...
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The history of Gibson Guitars by the years – Part Three (1946 – 1965)

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Before eight days we shared the part two of history of Gibson guitars from the 1934 to 1945 and World War 2. Today we wrote about third period ...
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The history of Gibson Guitars by the years – Part Two (1934 – 1945)

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In the first post we wrote about history of this amazing company for guitars, during the period from 1984 to 1922. Today, we’ll wrote part two of the ...
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