Bonamassa''s Top 25 Blues Guitarists from BrightCove.com The man who dominates ‘top blues guitarist’ lists has put together his own list. Check out Joe Bonamassa’s top 25 Blues Guitarists


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Bonamassa's Top 25 Blues Guitarists

from BrightCove.com


The man who dominates ‘top blues guitarist’ lists has put together his own list. Check out Joe Bonamassa’s top 25 Blues Guitarists in this installment of his Sirius radio show. The question we're asking is did Mr. Bonamassa put himself atop his own list?

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here to read our interview with Joe Bonamassa.


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Blackbird Releases Rider Nylon String

from Blackbirdguitars.com


The Blackbird Rider Nylon is a humidity-proof and carbon fiber bodied instrument with a design that is all about being resonant and compact. This thing assuredly will sound better than the blackbirds in our parking lot. Go here for specs and more photos.



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Bob Marley's Yahama SC1000 Auction

from Christies.com


One of the guitars used by Bob Marley during his final worldwide tour in 1979 is up on the auction block. The package comes complete with guitar, used strap, case and photos of Bob using the Yamaha electric. Go here for auction details and photos.

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Luthier Dave Helmer shows you how to cure buzzy strings, bad intonation, gnarly frets, high action, and other common troubles with off-the-shelf axes.

Guitars are the best. We love them. It’s fun to fall in love with a guitar at a store, buy it, and proudly bring it home. But we’ve all been there … where after a month that new guitar is just not playing as good as it was before. As guitar players, we know what feels good and what feels bad when it comes to playability. Maybe you have setup preferences that you like on all your guitars, or maybe you want to experiment with changes to your setup?

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