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“Howard really blurred the lines among guitar players, and reached so many of them,” Ted Greene said in 2003. “Jazz guys, country players, and rockers all loved him because he played with such feeling and authenticity. Those first two Capitol albums were no doubt an introduction to jazz guitar for hundreds – maybe thousands – […]

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SoCal World Guitar Show Photos!


A Four Amigos guitar show in Costa Mesa, California, January 21 & 22. At the show? Submit your photos! (more…)

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Arlington Guitar Show 2011 – Check Out The Complete Gallery Of Images From The Weekend!


VG staff was busy at this weekend’s Arlington Guitar Show (a.k.a. Guitarlington) and we’ve posted more fresh photos! Check ‘em out at http://www.vintageguitar.com/arlington-guitar-show-11/ (more…)

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Portland Guitar Show & Swapmeet


6/5/2011 at the Lents Lodge, 5811 SE 92nd Ave., (off of SE Foster Rd.) Portland, OR 97266. For more info, contact Christian Winfield at portlandguitarshow@gmail.com. (more…)

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May 2011


  This month in VG We feature the 25 greatest guitar songs of (more…)

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April 2011


FEATURES The 25 Most Valuable Guitars There are few collectibles in modern pop culture that are as cool as guitars. They’re functional, tactile art that inspires players and music fans alike. But beyond fond memories, for some, guitars serve as investments. Here’s a look at 25 guitars that, thanks to certain players, songs, (more…)

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March 2011


FEATURES 25 Great Guitar Songs of the ‘60s We asked readers to interact via VintageGuitar.com and tell us which songs from the 1960s stand out in their (more…)

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February 2011


FEATURES Gretsch Gets With It! The Birth of the Duo Jet After Leo Fender introduced the Broadcaster and Gibson with the Les Paul, Gretsch quickly jumped aboard the solidbody bandwagon with the “Gretsch Electromatic Solid Body Guitar,” a.k.a. the 6128 Duo Jet. By Edward Ball Mary Osborne Charlie’s Angel Citing Charlie Christian as her mentor, […]

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January 2011


FEATURES Ron Wood Stone Solo The longtime guitarist for the Rolling Stones has also collaborated with legends ranging from B.B. King to David Bowie to Aretha Franklin. He (more…)

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December 2010


FEATURES Into The New Rising Sun Speculating on Jimi Hendrix’s Later Career Moves It has been 40 years since the passing of Jimi Hendrix. In his honor, this (more…)

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