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John McCutcheon Announces Summer Dates in VA and at Sirius XM’s Village Folk Show

John McCutcheon Announces Summer Dates in VA and at Sirius XM’s Village Folk Show

Posted May 29, 2015 at 9:08 am | No comments

Wisconsin-bred, Georgia-based John McCutcheon has emerged as one of our most respected and loved folksingers. He truly is folk music’s Renaissance man — master instrumentalist, powerful singer-songwriter, storyteller, activist, and author.

Posted in: Folk, Folk News, Guitar News, Singer Songwriter News

Neil Young + Promise of the Real Release The Monsanto Years June 29 on Reprise Records

Neil Young + Promise of the Real Release The Monsanto Years June 29 on Reprise Records

Posted May 26, 2015 at 10:18 am | No comments

Neil Young + Promise of the Real have joined forces and will release a new studio album, entitled The Monsanto Years, on June 29th via Reprise Records.

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Slash and the Conspirators World on Fire Tour Ignites Terminal 5 NYC 5/7/15

Slash and the Conspirators World on Fire Tour Ignites Terminal 5 NYC 5/7/15

Posted May 20, 2015 at 4:12 pm | No comments

Slash and the Conspirators blazed through a metal melt down on Terminal 5 in New York City, when they brought their World on Fire Tour to the Big Apple.

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Guitar Great Dave Edmunds Returns with All Instrumental Rags & Classics Album

Guitar Great Dave Edmunds Returns with All Instrumental Rags & Classics Album

Posted May 20, 2015 at 5:15 am | No comments

Over the years, Dave Edmunds has worked with some of the biggest names in rock history – Paul McCartney, Jeff Lynn, Elvis Costello, Carl Perkins, Stray Cats, Status Quo, and Dion (among many others), in addition to issuing albums as a member of Rockpile and his own solo releases.

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PRS Guitars Introduces Four All-Mahogany “SE Standard” Guitars

PRS Guitars Introduces Four All-Mahogany “SE Standard” Guitars

Posted May 18, 2015 at 5:16 pm | No comments

PRS Guitars is proud to officially announce four SE Standard models, bringing the brand’s guitars to an exciting new price range. The all-mahogany SE Standards are designed to be the go-to instrument for beginning guitarists and budget-conscious players and will start at $499 USD.

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Rare George Harrison Stage Played Mastersound Electric Guitar Sells for $490,000 at Julien’s Auctions

Rare George Harrison Stage Played Mastersound Electric Guitar Sells for $490,000 at Julien’s Auctions

Posted May 17, 2015 at 1:26 pm | No comments

A rare George Harrison stage played Mastersound Electric Guitar sold for $490,000 during the first day of the auction on Friday, May 15, 2015 to an undisclosed bidder. The George Harrison played 1963 Mastersound Electric Guitar was used by Harrison in the summer of 1963 when he had it on loan from Barratt’s Music Store.

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PRS Signature Artist Mark Tremonti Shows Off New One-of-a-Kind
 PRS Guitar featuring Artwork of Joe Fenton

PRS Signature Artist Mark Tremonti Shows Off New One-of-a-Kind
 PRS Guitar featuring Artwork of Joe Fenton

Posted May 15, 2015 at 5:17 pm | No comments

When Mark Tremonti, PRS signature artist and world-acclaimed heavy metal guitarist of Alter Bridge and Creed, approached Joe and commissioned the artist to decorate his first-ever guitar, the result was a one-of-a-kind PRS guitar masterpiece that looks as badass as it sounds.

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The Monkees Announce Rare UK Concert at London Hammersmith for September 4th

The Monkees Announce Rare UK Concert at London Hammersmith for September 4th

Posted May 11, 2015 at 6:56 am | No comments

The Monkees featuring Micky Dolenz and Peter Tork, will perform their first concert in the UK since their sold-out concert at the Royal Albert Hall in 2011.

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Electro-Harmonix Unveils Nano POG

Electro-Harmonix Unveils Nano POG

Posted April 22, 2015 at 1:48 pm | No comments

Expanding EHX’s line of polyphonic octave generators that includes the popular POG2 and Micro POG, the new Nano POG delivers flawless tracking and sound in a compact package.

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Justin Hayward Announces Summer 2015 Northeast Tour Dates

Justin Hayward Announces Summer 2015 Northeast Tour Dates

Posted April 22, 2015 at 11:58 am | No comments

Justin Hayward, esteemed vocalist, lead guitarist, and composer of the Moody Blues, will embark on a northeast solo tour of North America this August, following a UK run in July.

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