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Old Albums Sell More Than New Albums
Catalog albums are now outselling new albums. What gives?
Gibson Brands' TASCAM Launches New Monitors
These new TASCAM VL-S5 studio monitors offer superb, compact sound at a very affordable price. Look at the spec for a true bargain. For pro-studio or home recording projects
Randy Bachman, Peter Frampton Collaboration Revealed
“Heavy Blues” features the former Guess Who/BTO six-stringer going toe-to-toe with Peter Frampton on a stormy blues-rocker that fully lives up to its name. Earlier this month, Bachman told Classic Rock that the album’s vigor and spirit owed much to a conversation he had with Neil Young. “He said, ‘Take some advice. Don’t do the same old crap and call it something new,’” explained Bachman.
Upcoming Rush Tour May Be “Last of its Kind”
A renew appreciation for home life is at the root of Rush’s hints that their forthcoming tour may be the last of its kind. As reported by Classic Rock, guitarist Alex Lifeson recently told radio station Q-107 in Toronto that a year-long sabbatical opened the group’s eyes to the joys of family life, and that “coming back to another big tour was a really tough decision.”
Les Paul Reference Monitors Get Good Early Buzz
Gibson just introduced their Les Paul Reference Monitors, and the monitors are already getting a good buzz in the press.
Onkyo HT-S7700 Offers Performance and Value, Says
The staff at
is praising Onkyo USA’s HT-S7700 for its performance, value and Dolby Atmos-enabled system
Guitar Lesson: Learn to Play a Fleetwood Mac Classic
I’m a big fan of Gibson’s online lessons and make a habit of regularly checking out Gibson’s Skill House. In a new Gibson lesson, instructor Adam Stark teaches you how to play “Rhiannon” by Fleetwood Mac.
Juanes Playing ES-330 in Music Video
Latin music star Juanes has recorded the song “Juntos (Together)” for the upcoming Disney movie
. The musician plays his Gibson ES-330 in the video for the song.
VIDEO: MusicRadar Visit Gibson Custom at NAMM 2015
NAMM 2015 has just wrapped up in Anaheim, CA, and music geeks like me scour the internet for videos from the trade show. Here’s a great one where Matt from Gibson Custom demonstrate some of the new 2015 models.
Gibson Brands Presents $50K to Wounded Warrior Project
Gibson Brands held a Golden Ticket scavenger hunt at NAMM 2015. Gibson hid forty tickets around the Anaheim Convention Center.
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