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Gibson Unveils Billy F Gibbons Goldtop Les Paul

ZZ Top axe slinger gets a new signature model Les Paul

 

Gibson Guitars has partnered with legendary ZZ Top guitarist Billy Gibbons to launch the new Billy F Gibbons Goldtop Les Paul. Gibson are referring to the guitar as a “ground up” version of the Les Paul, with Gibbons providing specific input on how to tweak everything from the electronics to actual construction.

 

The limited edition model sports a maple top, mahogany neck, maple spine, and… Read More

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GSTV Exclusive Interview with Author/Photograher Lisa S Johnson: “108 Rock Star Guitars”

Guitar Shop TV met with Author/Photographer Lisa S. Johnson at The Cutting Room in New York this month to discuss her fabulous new book “108 Rock Star Guitars”

 

 

“108 Rock Star Guitars” is an illustrated coffee table book that was published on October 8, 2013, encapsulating the sexy imagery by Lisa S. Johnson of the world’s most famous guitars.  The book contains a foreword by Les Paul.

 

 

Armed with a macro lens, an incredible eye for detail and a truly ground breaking

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Video: John Fogerty and Billy Gibbons – “Sharp Dressed Man” and “Born on the Bayou”

 

Currently in the midst of a fall tour that kicked off on Oct. 10 at the Nokia in L.A., John Fogerty was joined onstage by ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons last Thursday at a gig in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

 

The pair of legendary rockers treated… Read More

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Flashback: KISS “Black Diamond” in 1975

The original lineup in their prime rewrite the book of rock in 1975 appearance on The Midnight Special

 

You’ve got to hand it to Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley for managing to maintain KISS as one of rock and roll’s longest running and most endearing circuses.

 

We’ve seen that the band still packs a mighty punch with their current lineup and expensive array… Read More

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Epiphone Limited Edition TV Silver Collection

Vintage vibe, futuristic shine and that beautiful TV silver finish

 

By Alex Baker

 

Unveiled earlier this year at the 2013 NAMM Convention in Anaheim, the Epiphone Limited Edition TV Silver Collection features six classic Epiphone models finished in a stunning TV silver. The TV Silver Collection includes the Les Paul Standard, the Read More

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The Gary Moore Les Paul Standard

Gibson USA unveils signature axe dedicated to late great blues rock legend

 

By Alex Baker

 

Gibson Guitars has unveiled the Gary Moore Les Paul Standard, a signature model based on the one-of-a-kind instrument the late guitar hero played throughout his career.

 

From the mid-Seventies until his death in 2011, Gary Moore was a towering figure in the world of rock and roll guitar. The Belfast born guitarist played with Thin Lizzy at various points in his career and as a… Read More

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