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Guitar History

Guitar Story: The Untold Story Behind David Bowie’s Iconic Ziggy Stardust Shoot

The Untold Story Behind David Bowie's Iconic Ziggy Stardust Shoot
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In the annals of rock history, certain moments stand out like shining stars, forever etched in the collective memory. One such moment is the iconic Ziggy Stardust album ...
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Andy Summers’ Cosmic Encounter with Jimi Hendrix and the Eclectic Notes of a Musical Odyssey

Andy Summers' Cosmic Encounter with Jimi Hendrix and the Eclectic Notes of a Musical Odyssey
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In the vast tapestry of music history, certain moments and encounters stand out like shimmering constellations. One such luminous episode unfolded when Andy Summers, guitarist for The Police, ...
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Watch the Official Trailer for “Jimmie & Stevie Ray Vaughan: Brothers in Blues” Documentary

Watch the Official Trailer for “Jimmie & Stevie Ray Vaughan: Brothers in Blues” Documentary
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“Jimmie and Stevie Ray Vaughan: Brothers in Blues” is a 2023 documentary film offering a unique glimpse into the lives and legacy of two iconic figures in the ...
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Coming Soon: “CARLOS” – The New Documentary About Santana, Arriving in Theatres This September

Coming Soon “CARLOS” - The New Documentary About Santana Arriving in Theatres This September
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In the world of music, few names shine as brightly as Carlos Santana. A virtuoso guitarist, a ten-time Grammy winner, and an artist who has enchanted audiences worldwide ...
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Remembering Elvis Presley – Celebrating the King on His Anniversary

Remembering Elvis Presley - Celebrating the King on His Anniversary
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August 16th holds a special place in the hearts of music enthusiasts worldwide. This date marks the anniversary of Elvis Presley’s passing. Today is the 46th anniversary of ...
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Video Story: The Remarkable Journey of Jerry Kennedy’s Martin Guitar

Amplifying Jerry Kennedy's 1950 Martin 00-18
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Jerry Kennedy, a music legend renowned for his contributions as a studio musician and head of Mercury Records, has left an indelible mark on the music industry. Collaborating ...
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The Story of Famous Martin Guitars

The Story of Famous Martin Guitars
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We bring you the story of one of the most famous guitar manufacturers. The Martin Company, the producer of the world-famous Martin guitars, is based in the town ...
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“John Monteleone: The Chisels Are Calling” – A Journey through the Life of a Renowned Guitar Maker

John Monteleone The Chisels Are Calling - A Journey through the Life of a Renowned Guitar Maker
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“John Monteleone: The Chisels Are Calling” is a 2017 documentary film directed by Trevor Laurence. This film is about the life and work of John Monteleone. John is ...
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The Untold Story of the Fender Rosewood Stratocaster

The Untold Story of the Fender Rosewood Stratocaster
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The iconic Stratocaster by Fender needs no introduction. However, there is one rare Stratocaster that holds a fascinating untold story – the Rosewood Stratocaster. This Strat was the ...
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Resurrecting the Past: The Story of Tidebreaker Guitars Made from 300-Year-Old Shipwreck Timber

Greg Fleming built his Tidebreaker guitars using wood from a shipwreck found in Renews Harbour.
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Newfoundland musician Greg Fleming has breathed new life into a 300-year-old shipwreck found in Renews Harbour, on the southeast coast of Newfoundland. His inspiration? Electric guitars. Fleming discovered ...
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