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Knaggs Guitars Announces Steve Stevens Signature Model

March 15, 2013
Grammy-Award winning virtuoso and long time collaborators Steve Stevens and Knaggs Guitars proudly announce the Steve Stevens Signature model.
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New Black Sabbath Album Set for June Release

March 13, 2013
Black Sabbath have announced details about the release of 13, available in June.
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Woodstock Invitational Luthiers Showcase Announces Dates for 2013

March 12, 2013
The Fifth Annual 2013 Woodstock Invitational Luthiers Showcase (and Tonewood Festival), to be held October 25, 26 & 27, 2013.
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Slash Partners with Angry Birds for "SlashBird"

March 11, 2013
Slash and Angry Birds Space have partnered to create the “SlashBird” character, a theme song performed by SLASH and a ringtone.
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Legacy Recordings Launches the Legacy Recordings Vault

March 7, 2013
New York, NY (March 8, 2013) -- Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, has launched LegacyRecordingsVault.com, an online music fan forum seeking direct input on future digital
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Alex Lifeson Introduces Signature Lerxst Omega Amplifier

March 1, 2013
After working with engineers at Mojotone, Alex Lifeson is putting his name on an exact replica of the custom amplifier used in his guitar rig.
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Crown of the Continent Announces Guitar Workshop With Pat Metheny, Robben Ford, and Lee Ritenour

February 27, 2013
Crown of the Continent Guitar Festival announced their 2013 workshop lineup that includes Pat Metheny, Robben Ford, Lee Ritenour, Scott Tennant, Livingston Taylor, and more.
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PRS to Open LA Artist Showroom Fulltime

February 27, 2013
On March 1, 2013, PRS Guitars will open its LA Showroom on a fulltime basis. It will be located at the CenterStaging facility in Burbank, California.
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Joe Satriani Announces "Unstoppable Momentum" and Tour

February 22, 2013
Joe Satriani recently posted info about his new album, Unstoppable Momentum, the new members of his touring band, and the upcoming tour.
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Washburn Announces Warren Haynes Signature Model Acoustic

February 19, 2013
Washburn have announced the addition of Warren Haynes to their artist roster along with a new signature model acoustic.
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David Lee Roth Voices Frustration with Van Halen

February 13, 2013
Roth says, "Truth be told, Edward and I haven''t written a new song in 20 years."
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Black Sabbath Posts In the Studio Video Teaser

February 13, 2013
Black Sabbath posted today a teaser for their upcoming album featuring footage inside the studio and short interviews with Ozzy Osborne, Tony Iommi, and Geezer Butler.
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Ricky Skaggs, Cody Kilby, Martin Simpson and Tony McManus Talk Tone with Paul Reed Smith

February 12, 2013
Recently, Paul Reed Smith invited Martin Simpson, Tony McManus, Ricky Skaggs, and Cody Kilby to his home studio for a candid conversation.
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Anthrax Confirms "Anthems" EP

January 17, 2013
Los Angeles, CA (January 17, 2012) – Anthems, Anthrax''s long-awaited, eight-track EP that pays tribute to the classic songs by some of Anthrax''s favorite bands from the 1970s, will be released
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Guitarist Rob Caggiano Leaves Anthrax

January 5, 2013
Caggiano very much looks forward to getting back to producing/recording/writing again in the immediate future.
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Zappa Allows Fan Distribution of “Roxy By Proxy”

December 22, 2012
Sherman Oaks, CA (December 21, 2012) – For fans who have ever dreamed of being in the music business or running their own record company—here’s their chance.  The Zappa Family
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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame to Induct Rush, Heart, Albert King

December 11, 2012
For the first time in its history, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame offered fans the opportunity to officially participate in the induction selection process.
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New Jimi Hendrix Album, "People, Hell & Angels," Coming March 5, Hear a Preview

November 28, 2012
A new album with 12 unreleased studio tracks from Jimi Hendrix will be released on March 5, 2013.
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Library of Congress Publishes Audio Interviews with B.B. King, Paul McCartney, and more

November 28, 2012
Visitors to the Library’s website will get a rare glimpse of music’s biggest stars in unguarded moments.
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Eric Clapton Announces 2013 Tour and Crossroads Festival

November 19, 2012
Spring tour culminates with Crossroads Festival at Madison Square Garden on April 12-13
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