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VIDEO – Joe Satriani, Guthrie Govan and Tosin Abasi Chat About G4 2015.

Friday, December 19th, 2014

Guitar masters Joe Satriani and Tosin Abasi of Animals as Leaders recently got to discuss the heavily-debated matter of 7+ stringed guitars, branding them a form of the instrument’s evolution. The question popped up during a Skype chat that also featured Guthrie Govan and Andy Aledort of Guitar...

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Guitar Rock Band The Who Cancel Shows Due To Sickness

Thursday, December 18th, 2014

The Who shows had to be postponed due to Roger Daltrey illness. Both Pete Townsend, guitarist for The Who and Roger Daltrey, 70, have admitted touring is ‘incredibly tough on the body’. They have postponed two concerts in London as frontman Roger Daltrey is suffering from a throat infection....

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Yamaha Guitars Looking For A UK Sales Rep.

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

Wanted – guitarist to talk about and play guitars all day long and get paid for the privalidge – plus a company car! Thts right, top guitar and musicial instrument maker Yamaha are looking for a Sale Representative for its Classic Division in the South of England. Here are the full details:

An...

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Blues Christmas Jam In Norfolk Tonight.

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

One of the UK’s best jam nights is taking place tonight in the heart of Norfolk. You are ALL invited to our fantastic Christmas Party Blues Jam at Tracks on the 16th of December. Our extra special host for the evening is none other than the immensely talented and always entertaining Mr Ron Sayer...

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Queens guitarist Brian May angered as radio station kills turkey on air!

Monday, December 15th, 2014

Jack FM has made Queens guitar player furious over saying that it would kill turkeys live on air this Christmas. The radio station plans to kill Christmas turkeys live on air as part of a controversial competition – and Queen guitarist Brian May has vented his anger on Twitter. He says he is...

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Is Guitarist Ritchie Blackmore Reuniting Rainbow?

Saturday, December 13th, 2014

Singer Joe Lynn Turner has said that he is in talks with guitarist Ritchie Blackmore over a Rainbow reunion.While Blackmore has been absent from the rock world since disbanding Rainbow in 1997, Turner (who fronted the band from 1980 to 1984) says that he’s getting ready to rock again:

“I’ve...

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Top Classical Guitarist Teaches A Masterclass

Friday, December 12th, 2014

David Russell is one of the giants of the classical guitar today. His beautifully polished and refined playing have made him a hero to guitarists and audiences the world over. His many recordings for Telarc have met with tremendous acclaim and numerous awards including a Grammy. David is highly sought...

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Led Zeppelin Plays In A Swimming Pool In Ipswich!

Thursday, December 11th, 2014

A poster advertising an intimate Led Zeppelin concert at a swimming pool in Ipswich has failed to sell at auction. The band played stadiums around the world in 1971 but opted to play smaller venues, including St Matthew’s Baths, to promote Led Zeppelin IV. BBC Radio Suffolk presenter Stephen...

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Guitarist Michael Clifford Looses Passport And Is Refused Entry To The UK.

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

5 Seconds of Summers’ guitar player Michael Clifford could be away from the band for some time to come. The guitarist lost his passport boarding a plane to the UK from New York. The other members Ashton Irwin, Luke Hemmings and Calum Hood flew without him and played a gig at the O2 Arena in...

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Aerosmith Guitarist Plays With Johnny Depp On Christmas Release.

Tuesday, December 9th, 2014

’Tis the season — to release holiday-themed music. Aerosmith’s Joe Perry has released a new Christmas CD, and it features actor/guitarist/all-round-cool-guy Johnny Depp on guitar and vocals. Depp plays guitar on four songs and he sings on two.

Joe Perry says he’s wanted to record a...

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Guitarist Wilko Johnson says its “difficult” still being alive!

Monday, December 8th, 2014

Wilco Johnson the former Dr Feelgood guitarist, 67, was given ten months to live after being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, but was given the all clear in April. Johnson, who lives in Southend, says he now hopes to fulfil ambitions including playing with Bob Dylan. “I’m finding it...

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Orange Have A New Guitar Student Starter Pack

Sunday, December 7th, 2014

The new Orange Amplification guitar pack contains everything needed to start playing all in one box. As well as the guitar and practice amp, it includes all the necessary accessories and the new Orange Music Education Rock Guitar beginner guitar tuition course, with access to over ten video tutorial...

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Guitar Teaching In School – New Job For Teacher

Saturday, December 6th, 2014

Poynton Music School seeks experienced Guitar, Ukulele and Banjo teachers. Preference will be given to those who can teach two, or all three instruments. This is a self-employed position at the rate of £21-23 per hour. You will be teaching classes of up to 12 adults in Poynton, Cheshire.

The courses...

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Guitar Teacher Required In Cheshire School.

Friday, December 5th, 2014

We have been make aware that a guitar teacher is required in a school in Northwich, Cheshire. Please let us know if you wish to apply for thsi role and we will put you in contact with the school allowing you to become a guitar tutor here. Here are further details on the guitar teaching position:

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Angus Young Thoughts On Brother Malcolms Health

Thursday, December 4th, 2014

AC/DC rock guitarist Angus Young says that he first noticed something wrong with his brother Malcolm 6 years ago, and his dementia git so bad that he could no longer remember his own songs that he had written. Malcolm Young, 61, who co-founded the veteran Australian band that went to become one...

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