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Watch Electric Guitars Being Made in 1965 – England

“All this to make a bedlam of adolescent noise,” says the curmudgeonly narrator. The 1960’s were swept up by the boisterous, raging rock-and-roll ...
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Forgotten Guitar: Jimmy Page Offers an Up-Close Look at His “Number 1” Les Paul

Jimmy Page gives viewers an up-close and personal look at his “mistress and wife,” his cherished Gibson Les Paul. Once described by Jimmy ...
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Fender Introduces New Limited Edition American Elite Telecaster HSS

Last month, Fender raised more than a few eyebrows when it unveiled the Parallel Universe guitar, a hybrid model combining the company’s Stratocaster ...
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The First Trailer for “Queen: Bohemian Rhapsody” is Here

The biographical movie for the British music group Queen today got the first trailer, and you can see Rami Malek (“Mr. Robot”) in ...
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George Harrison, Eric Clapton and Ring Starr – Play ‘While My Guitar Gently Weeps’ in 1987

As any rock fan knows, all four Beatles never got back together. What you might not know is that even partial Beatles reunions ...
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A Brief History of Burns: The Classic British Guitar Brand (Part 2)

“I remember that little cherry guitar well,” Mike told me. “That’s what I had at the Star Club in Hamburg, after my Hofner ...
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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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