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Albert Lee celebrates 70th birthday with Yamaha

Albert Lee celebrates 70th birthday with Yamaha

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Yamaha is to provide instruments and PA for two special 70th birthday performances from country-rock guitarist Albert Lee.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 21st 2014 at 10:58AM
Total Guitar gets a makeover

Total Guitar gets a makeover

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Total Guitar magazine has undergone a comprehensive redesign, featuring a host of new features and refreshed look to it regular sections.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 19th 2014 at 9:53AM
App of the Day: ChordBank

App of the Day: ChordBank

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Today’s App of the Day is WalkSoft's ChordBank, an iOS app that allows user to discover thousands of guitar chords directly via their mobile.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 6th 2014 at 10:23AM
NAMM 2014: Rotosound reveals artist line-up

NAMM 2014: Rotosound reveals artist line-up

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Rotosound has confirmed that Billy Sheehan, Guthrie Govan and James LoMenzo will be appearing at its booth at NAMM 2014.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 8th 2014 at 4:38PM

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Fishman names Steve Fairclough as European brand ambassador

Fishman names Steve Fairclough as European brand ambassador

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UK guitarist Steve Fairclough has been appointed as European brand ambassador for Fishman.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 8th 2014 at 3:59PM
INTERVIEW: Toy guitarist Dominic O'Dair

INTERVIEW: Toy guitarist Dominic O'Dair

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Following the launch of their eponymous 2012 debut album, London psych-rockers Toy recently returned with their sophomore outing ‘Join the Dots’. Daniel Gumble sat down with guitarist Dominic O’Dair to ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 7th 2014 at 11:18PM

"I gave my love a cherry..."

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Our diligent quest to find all guitar-related news has come up with this poor sap in China, clearly not a member of Delta Tau Chi.

Ronnie Dungan
by Ronnie Dungan
on Dec 19th 2013 at 10:04AM
Aria reveals new look Sinsonido guitar

Aria reveals new look Sinsonido guitar

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Aria has lifted the lid on a new look, black edition of its Sinsonido travel guitar.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Nov 18th 2013 at 8:07AM

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MI PRO TV: Day 2 of GAK's Joe Bonamassa week

MI PRO TV: Day 2 of GAK's Joe Bonamassa week

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Today (Tuesday, October 8th) marks the second day of GAK’s Joe Bonamassa week, which features the blues rock guitarist discussing his current tour and his guitar itinerary.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 8th 2013 at 10:43AM
TC Electronic reveals follow up to Hall of Fame pedal

TC Electronic reveals follow up to Hall of Fame pedal

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TC Electronic has released a new mini version of its Hall of Fame reverb pedal.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Oct 2nd 2013 at 11:21AM
JHS Guitarist's Christmas Stocking returns

JHS Guitarist's Christmas Stocking returns

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With the Christmas season looming large on the horizon, JHS is once again offering its dealers a festive sales boost through its 2013 Guitarist’s Christmas Stocking.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Sep 30th 2013 at 10:40AM
INTERVIEW: Anna Calvi on the making of One Breath

INTERVIEW: Anna Calvi on the making of One Breath

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With her second album One Breath due for release on October 7th, Daniel Gumble caught up with south London guitarist and vocalist Anna Calvi to discuss the making of her ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Sep 23rd 2013 at 10:04AM

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MI PRO TV: Music Street retail profile

MI PRO TV: Music Street retail profile

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The historic market town of Huntingdon near Cambridge is most famous for being the birthplace of Oliver Cromwell but the small fenland town is also the focal point of a ...

Tim  Slater
by Tim Slater
on Aug 15th 2013 at 9:36AM
MI PRO TV: Steve Vai introduces new Ibanez signature guitar

MI PRO TV: Steve Vai introduces new Ibanez signature guitar

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Ibanez has revealed its new Steve Vai signature guitar – the seven-string UV70P-BK.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Aug 13th 2013 at 10:41AM
Ed Sheeran signature guitar unveiled by CF martin

Ed Sheeran signature guitar unveiled by CF martin

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CF Martin has joined forces with Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran for its latest Artist Signature Edition, which will be officially ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 10th 2013 at 9:58AM
Brunswick unveils BF300 folk guitar range

Brunswick unveils BF300 folk guitar range

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Brunswick’s new range of BF300 folk guitars is now being shipped by the firm’s UK distributor Barnes & Mullins.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 2nd 2013 at 10:00AM

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Sutherland Trading takes on Kremona

Sutherland Trading takes on Kremona

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Adding to its already expansive range of stringed instruments, Sutherland Trading has taken on distribution of Kremona instruments.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jun 11th 2013 at 9:40AM
Manson's to auction guitar signed by Muse

Manson's to auction guitar signed by Muse

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The one-of-a-kind Matthew Bellamy signature guitar  will be auctioned off in support of the Progressive Supra Nuclear Palsy Association and Marie Curie

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jun 7th 2013 at 10:38AM
Fishman TriplePlay now available in the UK

Fishman TriplePlay now available in the UK

NEW GEAR

The TriplePlay wireless controller lets guitarists compose, perform and record using an unlimited palette of instruments and sounds.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jun 7th 2013 at 10:14AM
US: JHS strikes US deal with LPD Music

US: JHS strikes US deal with LPD Music

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The UK-based, worldwide distributor has teamed up with LPD Music to distribute Fret-King and Vintage guitars in the US market.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jun 6th 2013 at 10:20AM
 440 Distribution takes on Crazy Tube Circuits

440 Distribution takes on Crazy Tube Circuits

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The Greek custom effects pedal manufacturer will now be handled exclusively by 440 Distribution within the UK.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jun 4th 2013 at 10:09AM
Godin launches new Multiac guitar

Godin launches new Multiac guitar

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Godin's latest offering is strung with nylon strings and features individual transducer saddles powered by a customized preamp system.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on May 31st 2013 at 12:28PM
Chord unveils new auto clip tuner

Chord unveils new auto clip tuner

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The ACT12 clip-on tuner features automatic on/off operation as well as auto chromatic tuning.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on May 30th 2013 at 9:30AM
Patient plays guitar while undergoing brain surgery

Patient plays guitar while undergoing brain surgery

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Videos of the first ever live-tweeted brain surgery show musician Brad Carter strumming his guitar while doctors implant a pacemaker into his brain.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on May 28th 2013 at 10:34AM
Yamaha to showcase at Edinburgh Guitar & Music Festival

Yamaha to showcase at Edinburgh Guitar & Music Festival

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Industry giant, Yamaha, has thrown its support behind the inaugural Edinburgh festival and will be showcasing across its entire guitar range.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on May 16th 2013 at 9:30AM