Monthly Archives: August 2010

Vox Launches Hand-Wired Series


Vox Amplification has announced an entirely new lineup of hand-wired AC15 and AC30 amplifiers. Created for the amp enthusiast, the Hand-Wired Series includes innovations to satisfy the versatility a modern player needs. Included are four combo models, …

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Guitar Center Announces Executive Succession Plan


Guitar Center, Inc. today announced a management succession plan to be implemented during the fourth quarter of 2010. Under this plan, Greg Trojan, presently President and Chief Operating Officer, will assume the position of Chief Executive Officer. Mr…

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Taylor Guitars Announces Road Show Dates


Taylor Guitars has announced that the company will once again bring its fan-favorite Road Show to guitar lovers across the country this fall at over 100 in-store locations in North America. Now in its fourth year, the award-winning Road Show brings ent…

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Daisy Rock Girl Guitars Supports "Running Wild in the Night" Music Program


Daisy Rock Girl Guitars is donating instruments to the Covenant House California and its musical program, Running Wild in the Night.

Founded by Mötley Crüe’s bassist Nikki Sixx, the program provides participants a chance to learn, practic…

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Players Join for Acoustic Tour


Three of the most popular, talented, innovative and musically rich guitar players and composers in contemporary music will bring their acoustic guitars together to perform and interact on stages across America this October and in January, 2011, when Er…

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Cherryholmes IV: Common Threads
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 On their sixth album (despite its designation) Cherryholmes knocks it out of the park once again. As usual, banjo-playing sister Cia has the lion’s share of vocals, and she stands out even though just about any of the group could be the (more…)

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"Jimi Hendrix Voodoo Child" documentary to Air on BIO Channel


BIO Channel brings viewers inside the story of one man, his music and the world that embraced him with the two-hour documentary special "Jimi Hendrix Voodoo Child," premiering this Thursday, August 26, at 9PM ET.

Over the course of just fo…

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Whitesnake Announces New Bassist


After months of speculation, Whitesnake has announced its new bass player/singer is Michael Devin.

Devin has been playing with Lynch Mob, along with new Whitesnake drummer, BRIAN TICHY. This union completes the new Whitesnake line-up alongside guita…

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Ponderosa Stomp Announces the Clandestine Celluloid Film Series


The Ponderosa Stomp music festival has been growing every year, giving birth to a music history conference and film series during the day before the concerts, then a record hop. This year’s Clandestine Celluloid film series moves to One Eyed Jacks, a f…

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Vox Ships AC4TVmini


The new new Vox AC4TVmini is based on the AC4 from the 1960s. An all-tube practice amp, it has been factory-modded with a premium transformer and select component.

This up-to-date Class A version retains the distinctive EL84 power tube of the origin…

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