Brit Band Uses Cursed Guitar from National Post Jason Pierce, leader of the British space rock band Spritualized, discovered a strange guitar: a 1929 Gibson L-00, just like the one

Brit Band Uses Cursed Guitar

from National Post


Jason Pierce, leader of the British space rock band Spritualized, discovered a strange guitar: a 1929 Gibson L-00, just like the one Robert Johnson had been photographed with. It''s a great sounding guitar but the question is - is it cursed? Here''s the story.

Guitars For New Orleans Kids

from The Times-Picayune


The New Orleans Musician''s Relief Fund was founded by and for musicians displaced by hurricane Katrina. Through the charity, two Chicago families recently donated guitars and accessories to fourteen young New Orleans rockers.

Symphony For Six Strings

from The New York Times


Here''s some love for the classical players among us -- Oscar Ghiglia, a classical Italian guitarist, recently taught and performed at the New York Guitar Seminar. Here''s a review of the recital.
Rig Rundown: Wolf Alice's Joff Oddie

Joff Oddie shows PG his own Jag-Master creation and then plasters it with pedals bending (and distorting) space and time.

Listening to the tidal wave in “Giant Peach,” the riotous “Moaning Lisa Smile,” or the punked-up “Play the Greatest Hits,” it’s hard to imagine Wolf Alice as an acoustic duo. Then talk to Joff Oddie about his integral use of effects—“These pedals can do such crazy things; to not do crazy things with things that can do crazy things seems odd”—and the band’s origin story becomes even more improbable. But it’s true: Wolf Alice started with guitarist/singer Ellie Rowsell and guitarist Oddie playing acoustic-folk music during open-mic nights in North London pubs.

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Master builder Dennis Galuszka recreates the legendary "Chicago" guitarist's legacy with a collectible, limited run guitar.

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