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Category Archives: Guitar Legends

Guitar Legends includes news and videos from any guitarist that we think deserves the legendary status label, from Joe Satriani to Steve Lukather to Yngwie Malmsteen to Tommy Emmanuel.

Guitar Center interviews the legend – Buddy Guy

Written on March 3, 2014 at 9:39 am, by Jon


Buddy Guy is one of the all time Blues greats, if you have never had a chance to see one of his shows yet I urge you to buy a ticket and prepare yourself for one of the most entertaining …

Jeff Loomis & Keith Merrow Conquering Dystopia- Debut Album Teaser

Written on March 3, 2014 at 8:58 am, by Jon


In case you’ve been in an internet-less society for the past 7 months you will probably be aware that two heavyweights of the Metal guitar scene, Jeff Loomis and Keith Merrow have joined forces and launched a very successful IndieGoGo

Musikmesse 2014: Greg Howe appearaning at DV Mark booth

Written on February 28, 2014 at 9:22 am, by Jon

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Greg Howe will be making an appearance at the DV Mark booth at the Frankfurt Musikmesse 2014 show on March 14th and 15th at 4:00pm – hang out and watch him jam with Hadrien Feraud and Damien Schmitt!

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Flamenco guitar legend Paco De Lucia dies aged 66

Written on February 26, 2014 at 8:44 pm, by Jon


I’m not going to pretend I’m some kind of Flamenco expert but back in 1992 an incredible series of concerts were filmed for the Seville Expo featuring Paco De Lucia as well as the likes of Al Di Meola & …

Ernie Ball presents Slash – Real To Reel

Written on February 26, 2014 at 10:47 am, by Jon

Ernie Ball, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of guitar strings and musical instrument accessories, is proud to launch a new digital series with the Grammy-winning, iconic guitarist and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame artist Slash and his

Steve Vai announces new App – Vai 360°

Written on February 19, 2014 at 2:41 pm, by Jon


Now this is a cool idea, Steve Vai has collaborated with Mativision (who unbeknownst to me have already created 360° Apps for the likes of Slash, Dream Theater and Muse) to create an app for iOS that has video performances …

Robben Ford’s Travelling Dojo Guitar Camp with Sonny Landreth & Friends

Written on February 17, 2014 at 9:18 am, by Jon

Guitar legend Robben Ford and special guest Sonny Landreth conduct Dojo Guitar Camp — a privileged-access experience to a once-in-a-lifetime gathering.

The whole guitarist guitar camp thing is really popular at the moment, well actually it has been for a …

New Paul Gilbert Website for 2014

Written on February 14, 2014 at 9:07 am, by Jon

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I’ve got to say Paul Gilbert really did need a new website and his new one is responsive so it works on mobile platforms and contains lots of great high res photos. Check the site for the latest news, info …

Joe Satriani: The Complete Studio Recordings – 15 CD Library Box Set or USB Drive

Written on February 7, 2014 at 9:00 am, by Jon

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Here’s one for the big Satriani fans and collectors, a 15 CD box set of all 14 of Joe Satriani’s solo studio albums plus a bonus CD “Added Creations and Bonus Tracks”.

Press Release
Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of …

Guitar Messenger Interviews Marty Friedman about his new album Inferno

Written on February 6, 2014 at 10:53 am, by Jon


Great interview from Guitar Messenger with the legendary Marty Friedman about his new upcoming album called ‘Inferno’.

“If you like my playing at all you are really going to like it, but if you dislike my playing you are really