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GALLERY: Born in the Sixties - Electric Guitars

September 2, 2010
A selection of guitars from each year of the 1960s are highlighted
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GALLERY: Nashville Amp Expo 2010

August 27, 2010
A sampling of the new, cool, and wacky amps at the second annual Nashville Amp Expo
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Montreal Guitar Show 2010

August 17, 2010
The works of master luthiers on display at the 2010 Montreal Guitar Show
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1963 Fender Twin-Amp Model 6G8-A

August 17, 2010
In 1953, Fender launched an amp that would become the industry standard for decades to come: the Twin.
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1938 Gibson L-5

August 17, 2010
A vintage L-5 used on Hank Williams, Chet Atkins, and Patsy Cline albums.
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J. Backlund Design

August 17, 2010
Space age designs from John Backlund
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Late-1950s Rickenbacker Console 518 Triple-Neck Steel Guitar

August 17, 2010
Often referred to as “The Frying Pan,” Rickenbacker’s—Ro-Pat-In Corporation—1932 A-25 Electro Hawaiian Guitar was one of the first commercially available electric guitars.
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GALLERY: A Year at the Iridium Without Les Paul

August 12, 2010
In year after Les Paul''s death, a diverse array of talented guitarists took the stage on Monday nights to fill in with the Les Paul Trio. Photographer Frank White shares his images of some of the performers.
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GALLERY: Robert Kantor's Swarovski Guitars and Custom Collection

July 30, 2010
See new Robert Kantor Swarovski crystal guitars, along with some of the unique pieces from his collection.
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1963 Gretsch Double Anniversary 6117

July 20, 2010
A vintage Gretsch the owner purchased for $40
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