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The Life and Times of Dire Straits – John Illsley UK 2019 Tour

A couple days ago, John Illsley has share with the fans a good news. Namely, John will have a UK Tour in March ...
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Guitar Stories

This Man Made a Stratocaster Out of 1,200 Colored Pencils (Video)

On January 6, 2019 – this guy uploaded video on his YouTube Channel, how he builds a Stratocaster out of 1,200 colored pencils. ...
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Guitar Stories

Many Expected at NAMM: Ibanez Will Release Over 70 New Guitar Models In 2019 (Gallery)

With NAMM right around the corner from January 24 to 27, a number of major names in music are building hype in their ...
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Guitar Stories

Six Detuned Acoustic Guitars for Natural Chorusing – Experimental Technique

Today, we’re back at Rax Trax Recording in Chicago with engineer Noam Wallenberg for a look at how to achieve a massive acoustic ...
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Happy New Year from the Sultans of Swing and Dire Straits Blog

Dear fans and followers, it’s been such a pleasure to work for you this year, to share interesting blog-posts and at the same ...
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Guitar Stories

Fender: The American Performer Series – Line of U.S. Made Guitars

This month, Fender released the American Performer Series, its brand-new, entry-level line of instruments made in the U.S. at the company’s Corona, California ...
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“One Christmas Night” by Tommy Emmanuel (Video)

The certified guitar player delivers a gorgeous, spot-on rendition of “One Christmas Night”. Happy holidays to everyone! For your listening pleasure, here’s Tommy ...
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Guitar Stories

Video: Jazz guitarist Musa Manzini plays through brain surgery

A jazz musician who played his guitar during brain surgery is expected to make a full recovery. Namely, Musa Manzini from South Africa, ...
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Fan Club

‘Brothers In Arms’ – Fingerstyle Cover Video by Jose Esteves

As you already know – Jose Esteves is our special fan and follower, he is fan of Dire Straits for years and years. ...
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Guitar Stories

Ernie Ball Music Man announces Steve Lukather 25th Anniversary “LIII” signature

Celebrating 25 years of Luke, the guitar comes with upgraded features and a new custom EBMM electronics package. Ernie Ball Music Man have ...
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Slowhand – A Biography of Eric Clapton and His Many Ups and Downs

Among music book scribes, Philip Norman stands near the top in terms of influence and skill. His 1981 Beatles tome Shout! Set the ...
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Tommy Emmanuel and John Knowles – Premiere performance video “How Deep is Your Love”

Tommy Emmanuel and John Knowles have premiered their new “How Deep is Your Love” performance video. You can check it out above. “How ...
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John Illsley: The new album is on the way to come out in 2019

The well-known ex-bass guitarist from Dire Straits –John Illsley today have share a beautiful news for all fans. Namely, he has shared that ...
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