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The Gibson Harrison-Clapton “Lucy” Les Paul : Presented By Guitar Center

 

Eric Clapton shares his unique background story on the Gibson Harrison-Clapton Lucy Les Paul guitar with some of his most memorable moments. In collaboration with the George Harrison Estate and Eric Clapton, this historical guitar will be limited edition of just 100 guitars worldwide, available in America EXCLUSIVELY through Guitar Center March 21, 2013. guitarcenter.com/clapton

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Allman Brothers Band Announces March NYC Residency

Legendary Allman Brothers set for a 10-show stint at Beacon Theater

 

By Alex Baker

 

The Allman Brothers Band have announced that they’ll be playing a 10-show residency at New York’s Beacon Theater this March.

 

The residency, which has become something of a tradition in recent years, will kick off March 1st and run through… Read More

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Eric Clapton Announces Spring U.S. Tour

Legendary blues-rock guitarist will take his act stateside in early 2013

 

Eric Clapton has announced a major U.S. tour that will kick off in March and culminate in a two-night stand at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

 

The iconic former Cream and Yardbirds guitarist will open the tour on March 14 with a performance at the U.S. Airways Center in Read More

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Led Zeppelin III Cover Artist Dies

It was revealed today in a report in the online addition of Classic Rock Magazine that the artist Zacron, who is best known for having designed the sleeve for Led Zeppelin III, has died at the age of 69. Zacron, whose real name was Richard Drew, actually passed away in January. However the artist was estranged from his family so the news of his passing has only just surfaced.

 

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The Fab Faux: “While My Guitar Gently Weeps”

As a follow-up to our interview with guitar great Jimmy Vivino, check Jimmy with The Fab Faux performing “While My Guitar Gently Weeps” at the Royal Court Theatre in Liverpool.

As one blogger put it: “this is incredible LIVE reproduction of some of the finest modern music ever written by the greatest pop band ever. Not an easy task, of that I can assure you. Beatle songs are not easy to recreate live (AMEN to THAT!) And to recreate the soul that Clapton himself injected… Read More

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Exclusive Interview: Conan O’Brien Guitarist Jimmy Vivino – Part 2 – LA Guitar Scene




Jimmy Vivino discusses the differences between playing on cable and network TV, the Conan O’Brien band, the differences between the New York and LA guitar scene, and different guitar styles

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