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    Vince Gill and Lyle Lovett to Tour in 2015
    Say you’re a country music fan? Then here’s an upcoming tour for you: Vince Gill and Lyle Lovett on the road in late January. The trek is currently set to hit only four East Coast cities, though, so it’s far from a full-fledged North American run. Here’s the kicker: In addition to Gill and Lovett sharing the bill, the guys will also share the stage and perform together each night. The tour, as its title “Vince Gill and Lyle Lovett: Songs and Stories” implies, will also feature some pretty animated anecdotes.
    Who Doesn't Like Free stuff?
    If you own a Tascam DR-44WL or DR-22W there's an updated free app to help you record and work through Wi-Fi. Which is neat.
    Black Magic! Meet the New SGS3 2015
    Many psychologists suggest we buy with our eyes as much as any other sense and if that's true, I suspect the new Gibson SGS3 will fly off guitar store walls.
    Learn How to Play Soundgarden’s ‘Black Hole Sun’
    Soundgarden’s “Black Hole Sun” is one of the greatest soundtracks to come out of the ‘90s Seattle scene. It’s one of my favorite Soundgarden songs, but let’s face it—pretty much every Soundgarden song rules. Say you want to learn the tune? Gibson’s “Song Lesson Series” shows you how to recreate that 1994 classic in a new video.
    2015 Download Festival: Slash, Judas Priest, Motley Crue and More
    Man, the Download Festival sure knows how to book a killer lineup. Slash, Judas Priest and Motley Crue are among the big names set to appear at the U.K.’s 2015 Download Festival, which will run from June 12 through 14. The lineup will also feature Kiss, Enter Shikari, Faith No More, Slipknot, Five Finger Death Punch, Black Stone Cherry, Muse and many more. Yes, please!
    How to Put the Perfect Pedal Board Together
    Ever wonder how to put the perfect pedal board together and then get the most out of it? Gibson’s “Three Guys and Guitars” series tackles all those pesky pedal board questions in the latest episode.
    Foo Fighters Announce Massive 2015 North American Tour
    It turns out Foo Fighters’ previously announced star-studded 20th anniversary show—set for July 4 next year in Washington, D.C.—will serve to kick off a full-fledged North American tour that will run through the first week in October. The ambitious trek covers 28 cities, including a spate of shows in Canada, before wrapping up October 7 in Memphis, Tennessee.
    Monsters with Gibsons! Run for Your Lives!
    Fans of all things horror-related gathered in Oberhausen, Germany, this past weekend for the tri-annual “Weekend of Horrors” convention.
    Hungry Cerwin Vega Woofer
    Ever wondered what diet your subwoofer is on? Apparently they like soda cans. Cerwin Vega’s Facebook page recently linked to this video, showing six soda cans lined up in front of one of their HFA 18 subwoofers. Like some kind of robot from a science fiction movie, it looks like the HFA 18 devours the soda cans when it is turned on by sucking them all in to the air intake. Have a look for yourself!
    Now You Can Own Brad Whitford's Guitar (Sort of)
    Aerosmith fans need to check out Gibson Custom's Collector's Choice ™ #26.