Guitar News

Guitar News

Iconic Guitar Brand Gibson Files For Bankruptcy

Guitar Stories
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 ...
Read more

Tommy Emmanuel releases new “Deep River Blues” music video

Blog
Tommy Emmanuel has premiered the music video for his new single, “Deep River Blues”. The song – a unique spin on the country blues classic by the late ...
Read more

Watch new Jimi Hendrix music video for “Lover Man”

Blog
To celebrate today’s release of the new Jimi Hendrix album, Both Sides of the Sky, a new music video has been released for the Band of Gypsys recording, ...
Read more

Great Acoustics: 1932 Gibson L-10

Guitar Stories
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 ...
Read more

Hear Jimi Hendrix’s previously unreleased recording of “Lover Man”

Blog
The recording was made in December 1969, a month before Band of Gypsys recorded their legendary, self-titled live album. Back in December, it was announced that Both Sides ...
Read more

Guitar company Gibson reportedly facing bankruptcy

Guitar Stories
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 ...
Read more

Suhr releases Aura Guitar and Riot Mini Distortion from NAMM 2018

Guitar Stories
To celebrate the 20th anniversary of its founding, Suhr has released a limited run of the Aura single-cutaway guitar. The Aura is an LP-style electric with plenty of ...
Read more

Video: Ibanez Guitars – Releases RG Genesis Series of Guitars for NAAM 2018

Guitar Stories
Based on the original 1987 RGs, Ibanez’s new RG Genesis Series of guitars are loud, fast shredding machines—sporting bright colors and flat necks for sweep-picking, finger-tapping, and lightning ...
Read more

Fender Strat, signed for Charity by Mark Knopfler, Eric Clapton & many others, found after 10 years

Guitar Stories
A classic Fender Stratocaster that went missing after being singed for charity by Eric Clapton, Mark Knopfler, Jimmy Page and other guitar heroes has been found more than ...
Read more

Jimmy Page – Jams alone for two and half minutes on an acoustic guitar

Guitar Stories
The 2008 documentary It Might Get Loud – gave guitar fans an unprecedented inside look at the history, influences and guitar styles of Jimmy Page, The Edge and ...
Read more