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Guitar related competitions and contests from Guitar Noize and around the web.

5 Things You Learn When You Compete in Guitar Contests

Written on March 27, 2014 at 10:27 am, by pappy

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Pro Tone Pedals came out with a contest last month that challenged guitar players to record their riffs using Pro Tone pedals and upload them to SoundCloud where Dennis and Co. would judge them.  The winner would get …

Win An Andy James Signature LTD AJ-1 Guitar (US Only)

Written on March 19, 2014 at 11:54 am, by Jon

I know, I know, US Only but what can I do. If you are a lucky reader that happens to be a resident of the United States you could win this fantastic Andy James signature LTD AJ-1 guitar as well …

Positive Grid Amp Creation Competition

Written on March 19, 2014 at 9:38 am, by Jon

Positive Grid has announced the first amp creation competition as a celebration of over 1 million ToneCloud views for its BIAS amp designer app for iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch.

By submitting a short video demoing your custom BIAS amp …

PRS S2 Guitar Giveaway at SXSW

Written on March 12, 2014 at 11:08 am, by Jon

PRS S2 giveaway
PRS Guitars will be at SXSW where they have something called the Shred Shed, a soundproof space in the Gear Expo center outfitted with two soundproof booths filled with the amps and guitars listed below:

S2 Mira
S2 …

Free Pro Tone Pedals Contest

Written on February 18, 2014 at 9:55 am, by pappy

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I’ve never been a huge fan of guitar competitions, but I think this mainly stems from my lack of playing confidence.  But then one of my favorite pedal companies out there, Pro Tone Pedals, decided to host …

Moniker Guitars Body Building Contest, Vote & Win

Written on February 14, 2014 at 8:42 am, by Jon

Moniker Guitars have built their business around letting customers customise their guitar design and order online and then deliver in an incredibly short time (3 months I think!). Now they are adding a new design to the current line up …

Competition: Win Jamstar credits and DR Neon Guitar Strings

Written on February 13, 2014 at 8:52 am, by Jon

If you haven’t tried it yet Jamstar™ is an iOS/Android App that tracks the progress of your guitar playing as you learn to play rhythm, chords, scales and popular songs.

Jamstar™ shows you what to play using an easy to

Win a Framus Mayfield Legacy courtesy of Seymour Duncan

Written on December 9, 2013 at 10:14 am, by Jon

Seymour Duncan and Framus have teamed up to offer a chance for one lucky musician to win this amazing looking Framus Mayfield Legacy Vintage Sunburst guitar. The Legacy is a semi hollowbody with laminated Mahogany top and back, solid Mahogany …

Win a Gibson Brendon Small Snow Falcon Flying V Guitar

Written on November 18, 2013 at 10:21 am, by Jon

Gibson snow falcon flying v
Win a what? I hear you cry, yes that’s right a Brendon Small Snow Falcon Flying V Prototype guitar! I really hope I win this but feel it would be remiss of me not to post about this awesome competition. …

Matt Warnock’s Blues Guitar Theory Guide

Written on November 18, 2013 at 10:02 am, by Jon

Blues Guitar Theory Guide
Make sure you check out the competition at the end of the post where you can win 1 of 3, 6 month memberships to! have just published a great FREE Blues Guitar Theory Guide by respected Jazz guitarist …