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By Mike O’Cull
French rock guitarist/vocalist Laura Cox and her incredible band has a new album called Burning Bright that will make you believe in the power of music again. Released November 8th, 2019 on the Verychords imprint, Burning Bright puts Cox at the leading edge of the New Classic Rock movement that’s been gaining momentum in the past few years. She is an absolutely first-class player and singer but what makes her great is that she nails the zeitgeist of the original blues-based [Read More]
L-R: Patrick Nettesheim (Guitars For Vets), Jason Kimmons (Gibson), Peter Nugris (U.S. veteran), Sully Erna (Godsmack), Henry Thomas (U.S. veteran) and Brandon Branham (U.S. veteran).
Gibson Plays It Forward With Guitars for Vets Program
Brings The Power of Music To Returning U.S. Veterans
Gibson has partnered with Guitars For Vets to bring the power of music to returning U.S. military veterans. Gibson opened the doors of its Custom Shop in Nashville to debut a donation of 48 guitars and 19,000 string sets as well as pledge their continued support to Guitars For Vets. [Read More]
Photo: Richard Bolwell
Joe Satriani Announces ‘The Shapeshifting” UK Tour 202.
World-renowned guitar virtuoso, JOE SATRIANI, announces a string of May 2020 UK tour dates to support the release of his 17th solo album. Travelling under the moniker of “The Shapeshifting Tour”, the six-date UK run will start at the De La Warr Pavilion in Bexhill-on-Sea (May 22) finishing up at Birmingham Symphony Hall (May 28).
The live show will feature tracks from the new studio album released by Sony/Legacy in April 2020, plus he will perform many of [Read More]
Gibson ‘Alvin Lee ES-335 ’69 Festival Available Now Worldwide
Blues-rock Legend’s Signature “Big Red” Guitar from Breakout Festival Performance Released in Celebration of 50th Anniversary of Woodstock.
“My famous Gibson 335 that I bought for £45 in Nottingham was the best investment I ever made.” –Alvin Lee
Gibson has announced the worldwide release of the new, limited-edition ‘Alvin Lee ES-335 ’69 Festival’. The leading guitar brand has created the exact ES-335 guitar in Aged Sixties Cherry. The striking guitar, which Lee called “Big Red” launched his performance to legendary status while showcasing his lightning-fast guitar playing at the original Woodstock [Read More]