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Monthly Archives: March 2012

Daisy Rock Girl Supports Sugar Ray Leonard Foundation

 

Daisy Rock Girl Guitars is supporting the Sugar Ray Leonard Foundation with the donation of a Wildwood Artist Acoustic-Electric Pink Burst guitar. The guitar is signed by a variety of celebrities and will be auctioned to benefit the foundation’s research and awareness toward finding a cure for juvenile diabetes. “My wife, Bernadette, and I put […]

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Les Paul’s Guitars Set for Auction

 

On June 8-9, the estate of musician, engineer, and inventor Les Paul will sell at auction some of the equipment, memorabilia, personal effects, and instruments Paul used throughout his career. Among the items will be a 1968 Gibson Les Paul Custom Recording Model prototype, a ’51 Fender “nocaster,” a ’27 Gibson L-5, ’52 Gibson Les Paul, […]

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Taylor Lists Spring Limited Edition Models

 

Taylor’s Spring Limited Edition guitars for 2012 include the cocobolo 814ce-LTD and 816ce-LTD, which have a Sitka spruce top, curly maple binding, Venetian cutaway, abalone rosette, and Expression System electronics. The 310ce-LTD, 312ce-LTD, 314ce-LTD, 316ce-LTD, 312ce-N-LTD, and 314ce-N-LTD have back and sides of koa with a Sitka spruce top. All have a Venetian cutaway, pearloid […]

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Vox Offers AC4C1-BL

 

The Vox AC4C1-BL is a class A, all-tube amp with a pair of 12AX7 preamp tubes and a EL84 power tube that offers four watts output through a 10″ Celestion VX 10 speaker. It’s dressed in a blue-vinyl covering matched to “domino-style” Tygon grillecloth, and has a “Bakelite-inspired” Vox handle. Learn more at voxamps.com.

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BoDeans Prep Album, Tour

 

The BoDeans – Kurt Neumann (Vocals and Electric Guitar), Michael Ramos (Keyboards, Accordion, and, Backing Vocals), Noah Levy (Drums), Warren Hood (Violin/Fiddle), Ryan Bowman (Bass), Jake Owen (Acoustic and Electric Guitars) – will release a new album, American Made, on June 12. While the album finds the group embracing their heartland roots, they’ll embark on […]

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“Satchurated: Live in Montreal” Set for April Release

 

Joe Satriani announces the release of the live-concert film, Satchurated: Live in Montreal, on April 24.  The film by Pierre & François Lemoureaux will be available on 3D Blu-ray and standard definition DVD on the same date. Satchurated was filmed live during Satriani’s “The Wormhole Tour”, supporting his studio album Black Swans and Wormhole Wizards, […]

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Hagar Plans Montrose Tribute Concert

 

Sammy Hagar is helping organize and promote “A Concert For Ronnie Montrose – A Celebration of His Life In Music,” April 27 at the Regency Ballroom in San Francisoc. The concert will feature the original Montrose lineup (Hagar, vocals; Bill Church, bass; Denny Carmassi, drums), performing the landmark first Montrose album with guest Joe Satriani on lead guitar. […]

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Reverend Presents Gabrels, Anderson at Dallas

 

Reverend Guitars will host Pete Anderson and Reeves Gabrels and His Imaginary Friends at the Dallas Guitar Show, April 20-22. Both Anderson and Gabrels have recently released their second signature models from Reverend Guitars. The Pete Anderson Signature Eastsider Guitar is in homage to vintage guitars. It has a number of traditional features, while still […]

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Toulouse Engelhardt Preps New Album

 

Toulouse Engelhardt  will release Toulousology on May 8. Spanning forty years of the artist’s career, the collection of seventeen milestone recordings was chosen by music critics and fans and re-mastered from the original recordings dating back from 1976 to 2009. The results capture his finest moments in the studio and in “live” performance. Engelhardt has earned […]

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ZZ Top to Headline Gang of Outlaws Tour

 

ZZ Top will headline this summer’s The Gang of Outlaws Tour, which will bring the band together with 3 Doors Down and, on most dates, Gretchen Wilson. ZZ Top will feature the songs that have made them iconic in blues-based rock for more than 40 years. The band – Billy F Gibbons, Dusty Hill and […]

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