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The guitar is one of eight handmade red and white instruments that were… Read More
The Sabs are back with the latest official video release off 13
Black Sabbath have chosen a live format for their latest video for the track “Loner,” off their new album 13.
In addition to being helmed by acclaimed producer Rick Rubin, 13 is significant in that it’s the first studio album the band has recorded with original frontman Ozzy Osborne back in the fold since 1978′s Never Say… Read More
Striking hollow body evokes the ’50s and ’60s with a few modern touches
Visually stunning and with few modern features to speak of, the Guild X-175 Manhattan is a hollow bodied beauty with a truly retro character. The guitar boasts a floating bridge and a number of other features that are somewhat surprising to find on a new guitar manufactured in 2013. But the X-175′s… Read More
Sunburst Fender Stratocaster Dylan wielded when he ‘went electric’ to be sold at auction
It was one of the most pivotal moments of the Sixties when after completing his three-song acoustic folk set at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival, Bob Dylan announced that he would be bringing out “some friends.”
Joined by a band of electric powered backup musicians, the folk icon… Read More
Check this cool article from The London Sun on Funk legend Nile Rodgers and his white 1959 Fender Stratocaster, courtesy of GSTV friend and brother Dave Lippey:
by Ellie Ross
IT’S the £1.3billion guitar that continues to earn its owner a fortune.
Funk legend Nile Rodgers is the genius behind disco giants Chic but has also produced and played on some of the biggest-selling albums of all time by artists including Madonna, David Bowie, Duran Duran and Diana Ross.
And on each track he has played his… Read More
Pioneering blues rocker who influenced Zeppelin and the Beatles has passed away
By Alex Baker
The news comes to us courtesy of Anthony R. Rucker, a bassist who played with Parker recently.
“It is with a heavy… Read More