Guitar Toolkit from Apple from Blogger Attention guitarists with iPhones: in the new application store is a "guitar toolkit" with a tuner, chord maps, metronome and more. See it

Guitar Toolkit from Apple

from Blogger


Attention guitarists with iPhones: in the new application store is a "guitar toolkit" with a tuner, chord maps, metronome and more. See it here, with screenshots of the applications.

Bachman Sells Guitars to Grestch

from Canada.com


Randy Bachman, of the Guess Who and Bachman Tuner Overdrive, has a one-of-a-kind Gretsch collection. Now, Gretsch has purchased the collection, which features rarities like a White Penguin and a Country Gentleman prototype, for display in their museum. Unfortunately, the article doesn''t have pictures.

Electric Junk Guitar

from Etsy


This interesting class has students build an electric guitar out of little more than a piece of wood, a string and some wires.

Robert Johnson Played Electric?

from The Delta Blues Blog


This blog looks at the idea that Robert Johnson may have played early electric guitars before his death in 1938.

A faithful recreation of the Germanium Mosrite Fuzzrite with a modern twist.

Read MoreShow less

Kenny Greenberg with his main axe, a vintage Gretsch 6118 Double Anniversary that he found at Gruhn Guitars in Nashville for a mere $600. “It had the original pickups, but the finish had been taken off and the headstock had been repaired. So, it’s a great example of a ‘player’s vintage instrument,’” he says.

On his solo debut, the Nashville session wizard discovers his own musical personality in a soundtrack for a movie that wasn’t, with stops in Africa and Mississippi hill country.

Kenny Greenberg has been Nashville’s secret weapon for decades. He’s the guitarist many insiders credit with giving the Nashville sound the rock ’n’ roll edge that’s become de rigueur for big country records since the ’90s. It’s the sound that, in many ways, delivered country music from its roots to sporting events.

Read MoreShow less
Andy Wood on Eric Johnson's "Cliffs of Dover" | Hooked

The hot picker recalls receiving a mix CD of must-know guitarists and the Grammy-winning track was the one that "hit him like a ton of bricks."

Read MoreShow less
x