2014 Instro-Summit

May 16-18, at the Motorco Music Hall, 723 Rigsbee Ave., Durham, NC. For more info, contact Facebook: The Instro-Summit.

John Jorgenson Sets Tour of Europe Playing Custom Fret-King

Guitarist John Jorgenson, who has worked with Bonnie Raitt, Elton John, Sting, Bob Dylan, and Luciano Pavarotti, is set to embark on a tour of Europe with The John Jorgenson...

Eddie Clarke

Ex-Motorhead guitarist Fast Eddie Clarke is back with his first Fastway album in more than two decades. It’s called Eat Dog, Eat and it’s...

NYC’s GTR Store Opens New Showroom

New York City retailer GTR Store has opened a rock-and-roll-themed showroom in the middle of Manhattan, at 141 West 28th Street. Decorated with leather couches, Oriental...

1st Annual Houston Lefty Guitar Show

October 18 & 19, at Southpaw Guitars, 5813 Bellaire Blvd., Houston, TX. For more info, contact (713) 667-5791, info@southpawguitars.com.

Great Lakes Guitar and Amp Show

September 21, at the Southfield Community Church, 21122 Indian St., Southfield, MI. Show hours 10-4. For more info, contact Great Lakes Registration at info@marstran.com,...

The Ultimate Speaker Demo

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Fender Ceases Hamer Production

Fender Musical Instruments Corp. has suspended production of Hamer instruments, “...to focus its efforts on other brands in the company’s portfolio,” according to John...

Akkerman Knighted by Dutch Government

Jan Akkerman, the Dutch guitarist known for his experimental style that employed volume swells, sweep picking, tapping, and alternate picking, and a founding member...