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Riffs: Petrucci Rig Videos, Guitar Coolness/Age Discussion, Axes from Game Systems

John Petrucci''s 2007-2008 Guitar Rig Videos from YouTube Here are two videos of John Petrucci''s rig from his 2007 summer tour with Dream Theater. The videos are originally from

John Petrucci''s 2007-2008 Guitar Rig Videos

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Here are two videos of John Petrucci''s rig from his 2007 summer tour with Dream Theater. The videos are originally from Mesa Boogie -- check out their website to see tons of other artist videos.

Game System Guitars

from Tech E Blog


These guys must be a tad more motivated than your average gamer. Presenting the NES Paul, along with a Dreamcast guitar, Sega Genesis guitar, and -- reaching way back -- a Nintendo Famicom guitar. Perfect for all of those guys on YouTube playing game themes on guitar.

Best Age to Play Guitar

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Going off of a cartoon that proposes that a guitarist''s peak coolness is at age 21, this middle-aged blogger debates how true (or false) that is. Keep an eye out for some great insight in the comments from guys far past that "coolest" age.

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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We’re unpacking Reid’s playing—from his early days in the NYC jazz underground through his work with Living Colour and into supergroup superstardom—and his longstanding gear-acquisition-syndrome.

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