Eagles Plan To Bring 80 Guitars On Summer Tour! from Arkansas Democrat Gazette For this year''s summer tour, The Eagles plan on toting an incredible 80 axes across the

Eagles Plan To Bring 80 Guitars On Summer Tour!

from Arkansas Democrat Gazette


For this year''s summer tour, The Eagles plan on toting an incredible 80 axes across the continent.  Talk about being prepared!  Beginning in Philadelphia on July 14th, the tour will span 41 days and 8 cities throughout North America.  Here''s the scoop on all those guitars.  Also, here''s the story of a sound engineer''s preparation for their New Brunswick performance.

Shepherd Joins Hot Rod''s Power Tour

from Topeka Capital-Journal


For the third year in a row, guitarist Kenny Wayne Shepherd has joined a different crew of gearheads: Hot Rod Magazine''s Power Tour.  Check out the story on the 4x Grammy Nominee here.

''Evil Urges'' Is New MMJ Release

from Hartford Courant


The Kentucky quintent, My Morning Jacket, released their fifth studio album today.  Generally, the response has been encouraging.  Here are a couple o'' reviews:  The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Washington Post, and Australia''s The Age.

While Monolord has no shortage of the dark and heavy, guitarist and vocalist Thomas V Jäger comes at it from a perspective more common to pop songsmiths.

Photo by Chad Kelco

Melodies, hooks, clean tones, and no guitar solos. Are we sure this Elliott Smith fan fronts a doom-metal band? (We’re sure!)

Legend has it the name Monolord refers to a friend of the band with the same moniker who lost hearing in his left ear, and later said it didn’t matter if the band recorded anything in stereo, because he could not hear it anyway. It’s a funny, though slightly tragic, bit of backstory, but that handle is befitting in yet another, perhaps even more profound, way. Doom and stoner metal are arguably the torch-bearing subgenres for hard rock guitar players, and if any band seems to hold the keys to the castle at this moment, it’s Monolord.

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PRS Guitars and John Mayer officially announce the PRS SE Silver Sky, an affordable version of the original with PRS trademark bird inlays and three single-coil pickups.

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