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Gibson Announces Partnership With Chris Cornell of Soundgarden

April 4, 2013
Gibson has recently announced its exclusive partnership with multi-Grammy award winning musician Chris Cornell of Soundgarden. Cornell has designed two special edition guitars that will be available at Gibson authorized dealers globally this April.
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Richie Sambora Leaves Bon Jovi During Tour

April 3, 2013
Bon Jovi has announced that Richie Sambora will not be appearing on any upcoming shows, citing "personal issues."
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The Rolling Stones Announce "50 and Counting" Tour Dates

April 3, 2013
he Rolling Stones, who rocked London and New York in 2012, announced today that they will kick off their "50 AND COUNTING" tour in Los Angeles at the STAPLES Center.
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Seymour Duncan Unveils Steve Harris Signature Bass Pickups

April 2, 2013
For years, Steve Harris of Iron Maiden has been using custom-spec P-Bass pickups built exclusively in the Seymour Duncan Custom Shop. The SPB-4 Steve Harris Signature model is the production version of that very same pickup.
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Epiphone Releases Brendon Small Thunderhorse Explorer Outfit

April 1, 2013
It''s a guitar worthy of "the world''s greatest cultural force" and in the hands of Dethklok lead guitarist Skwisgaar Skwigelf, a serious and potentially lethal musical weapon to be reckoned with.
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Gibson Releases Joe Perry 1959 Les Paul

March 27, 2013
Gibson recently announced the release of the Joe Perry 1959 Les Paul, based on Perry''s original–serial number 9-0663.
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Queens of the Stone Age Announce the Release of "...Like Clockwork"

March 26, 2013
QOTSA announce the release of ...Like Clockwork in June. The album will feature guest appearances by Elton John, Mark Lanegan, Trent Reznor and more.
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TC Electronic Teams up with Motörhead's Phil Campbell

March 25, 2013
Rock’n’Roll comes home to TC Electronic with the addition of Motörhead guitarist Phil Campbell to the TonePrint artist roster. Phil created three TonePrints that infuse the Motörhead spirit into both rhythm - and lead sounds.
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Lamb of God Announce New Tour Dates and "Metal on the Mountain" Retreat

March 20, 2013
With the recent exoneration of front man Randy Blythe from all charges in the Czech Republic, Lamb of God announces new tour dates and the Metal on the Mountain retreat.
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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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