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The Most Popular Instrument in the World? from Voice of America Here''s a radio piece (mp3 and script) exploring the question, what is the world''s most popular instrument?  Metheny

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The Most Popular Instrument in the World?

from Voice of America


Here''s a radio piece (mp3 and script) exploring the question, what is the world''s most popular instrument? 

Metheny

Metheny Review

from Daytona Beach News Journal


Despite this being a very surface-level review, we see it as an opportunity to remind you to catch Pat Metheny on his current tour if you can. Bassist Christian McBride is downright ridiculous and, of course, Metheny is from another planet. Drummer Antonio Sanchez rounds out the trio nicely.

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Armstrong Plastic Guitar Factory

from icCoventry.co.uk


Rob Armstrong may be one step closer to mass-producing a plastic guitar that has been generating buzz in the UK for several years now.

On her new record with her trio, Molly Miller executes a live-feeling work of structural harmony that mirrors her busy life.

Photo by Anna Azarov

The accomplished guitarist and teacher’s new record, like her lifestyle, is taut and exciting—no more, and certainly no less, than is needed.

Molly Miller, a self-described “high-energy person,” is fully charged by the crack of dawn. When Ischeduled our interview, she opted for the very first slot available—8:30 a.m.—just before her 10 a.m. tennis match!

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Alex LIfeson, Victor

Anthem Records in Canada and Rhino Records will reissue the first-ever solo albums of Rush's Alex Lifeson and Geddy Lee. Lifeson’s 1996 album Victor and Lee’s 2000 offering My Favourite Headache will be re-released on August 9, 2024.

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The new Jimi Hendrix documentary chronicles the conceptualization and construction of the legendary musician’s recording studio in Manhattan that opened less than a month before his untimely death in 1970. Watch the trailer now.

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Rivolta Guitars' Sferata | PG Plays
Rivolta Guitars' Sferata | PG Plays

PG contributor Tom Butwin dives into the Rivolta Sferata, part of the exciting new Forma series. Designed by Dennis Fano and crafted in Korea, the Sferata stands out with its lightweight simaruba wood construction and set-neck design for incredible playability.

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