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Robbie Robertson Travels Inward And Outward With Sinematic

I did something tonight that I haven’t done in a really long time. I put on the headphones, cranked up the volume, and listened to a complete album without stopping. And that album was, Sinematic by Robbie Robertson. And what an album it is. From the first track, “I Hear You Paint Houses”, a duet […]

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Joni Mitchell to Receive Les Paul Innovation Award at 35th Annual NAMM TEC Awards

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Hailed as the most important and influential female recording artist of the late 20th century, inspired folk artist and pioneer Joni Mitchell will receive the prestigious Les Paul Innovation Award at the 35th Annual NAMM Technical Excellence & Creativity Awards (NAMM TEC Awards), being held Saturday, January 18, 2020 in Anaheim, California. The award is given on behalf of the Les Paul Foundation […]

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Joe Bonamassa and Epiphone Announce Worldwide Release Of Bonamassa’s Seventh Signature Guitar

“Joe Bonamassa 1960 Les Paul Standard ‘Norm Burst’” Epiphone, the leader in affordable professional instruments presents the limited-edition Joe Bonamassa 1960 Les Paul Standard “Norm Burst.” Joe and Epiphone’s luthiers worked in close collaboration with attention to the fine details at Epiphone’s headquarters in Nashville, TN. As the seventh signature guitar partnership, Joe and Epiphone […]

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Gibson’s New “Eric Clapton 1964 Firebird I” Pre-sale To Begin August 20

“I remember one night, in particular with the Firebird,” explains Eric Clapton. “It was a Cream show in Philadelphia, and it was one of the greatest gigs I ever played.” NASHVILLE, TN (August 20, 2019) By acknowledging its iconic past and leaning into the innovative future, Gibson, the legitimate leader in professional instruments proudly presents […]

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Eric Clapton Announces 2019 Crossroads Guitar Festival

Widely considered one of the world’s all-time greatest guitarists and known amongst his peers as a great collaborator, Eric Clapton announced March 28, 2019 the fifth installment of the Crossroads Guitar Festival. The Festival, which has become legendary in its own right for hosting performances and impromptu collaborations from the world’s most legendary guitar players, […]

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IK Multimedia welcomes Joe Satriani to its family of artists

Iconic guitarist endorses AmpliTube and AXE I/O, with future collaborations coming soon IK Multimedia is proud to welcome legendary guitarist Joe Satriani to its family of artists.  A long-time IK user, Satriani enthuses, “I’m happy to be working with IK Multimedia. I’ve used AmpliTube software at home, in the studio and on several albums. And […]

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Roland and BOSS Present Lifetime Achievement Awards to Thomas Dolby and Steve Vai at NAMM 2018

Third-annual awards presented to these iconic musicians for their contributions to the music industry while using Roland and/or BOSS gear throughout their careers During the 2018 Roland International Press Conference, held Wednesday, January 24, 2018, on the eve of the NAMM Show in Anaheim, California, Roland and BOSS presented their third-annual Lifetime Achievement Awards to […]

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