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Stories Behind 5 of Rock’s Most Famous Guitars

Rock stars have their own wild stories about life on the road, but in some cases, their guitars have stories that are just as interesting.  In honor of Guitar Month, we look at the stories behind five of rock’s most famous guitars. Related posts: 5 Guitar Docs To Stream On Netflix During “Guitar Month” 5…

GUITAR PLAYLIST: Roy Orbison, Steve Clark, Dean DeLeo

On the surface, one wouldn’t think Roy Orbison, Def Leppard’s Steve Clark and Stone Temple Pilots’ Dean DeLeo would have much in common, but each are not only stellar guitarists, they also share an April 23 birthday! Related posts: Battle of the Viral Videos: Scott Weiland vs. Dean DeLeo Dean DeLeo Comments On Johnny Stevens…

How To Get Your New Guitar Home Safely

So you've saved and saved and it's finally time to buy the guitar you've always wanted. One problem: It's on the other side of the country, or worse yet, the planet! She wasn't cheap, after all, so it's not like you have the money to fly over and pick her up in person. So what's…

World’s Biggest and Smallest Guitars

In honor of Guitar Month, we are taking a look at the world’s largest and smallest guitars. No matter the size, the guitar has been around for thousands of years and has continued to harmoniously serenade the masses. Whether the size of a single cell or the size of a warehouse, the guitar continues to…

8 Guitarists Who Are Also in the Songwriters Hall of Fame

As we celebrate International Guitar Month this April, it's important to take a few minutes to acknowledge the musicians who've also earned their rightful spot in the Songwriters Hall of Fame. Related posts: 8 Great Muddy Waters Covers 5 Big-Money Guitars Lost Guitars: How Joe Perry Was Reunited With His 1959 Les Paul 4 Great…

5 Big-Money Guitars

"I am the Great White Buffalo and I play an American-made Gibson guitar that can blow your head clean off at 100 paces." Whatever that means, Ted Nugent. Now to the world's most valuable guitars and other Great White guitar-playing Buffalos. Here's a top five: Related posts: 5 Guitar Docs To Stream On Netflix During…

An Ode To The Sideman

Being that it’s “Guitar Month,” it’s easy to get distracted by all of the Guitar Gods in the world of rock and roll, but we’d be remiss if we didn’t pay tribute to music’s great sidemen. Related posts: 5 Killer Rock Hall Guitar Performances 8 Great Muddy Waters Covers Check Out These Guitar Month Shareable…