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Win a Studio, Make a Video
One week left to enter this month’s win a studio contest from Gibson Brands.
Rising Star Sam Smith ‘At Home’ with KRK Monitors
Rising star Sam Smith was one of the big winners at yesterday’s 2014 Xperia Access Q Awards ceremony, nabbing “Best New Act” honors.
Johnny Marr Honored with “Gibson Les Paul Award” at
Former Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr was the recipient of the prestigious Gibson Les Paul Award at yesterday’s Xperia Access Q Awards ceremony. Tour De France winner (and fellow Les Paul player) Sir Bradley Wiggins presented Marr with the honor.
Jim Peterik Calls Gibson Nashville “the Happiest Place on Earth.”
Survivor/Ides of March guitarist Jim Peterik spoke with us recently about a range of topics, including a rare Gibson Flying V/ SG hybrid he picked up several years ago.
Fuel’s Brett Scallions Rocks His Gibson Les Paul
Fuel performed on the main stage at Louder than Life festival earlier this month in Louisville, Ky., and frontman Brett Scallions took the stage with his beauty of a Gibson Les Paul in hand. Check out a photo from the set right here.
Crash Midnight’s Alex Donaldson: ‘A Les Paul Provides the Aggressiveness for Rock’
Boston-based Crash Midnight play a gritty, hard-hitting style of rock ‘n’ roll. For guitarist Alex Donaldson, that means he needs a reliable, steadfast guitar, and he’s found it in the Gibson Les Paul.
Cerwin-Vega! Featured Venue: The Rage Performing Arts Complex
Cerwin-Vega! produces audio equipment that’s powerful and long-lasting. This month’s Cerwin-Vega venue spotlight is The Rage Performing Arts Complex in Granada Hills, Calif., where children of all ages train for a career in entertainment.
Why Les Paul Gave us the Electric Guitar
Tomorrow, October 22, in London, at Q Magazine will bestow a very special artist with the Gibson Les Paul Award at the Q Awards 2014.
Sammy Hagar & Band Like Explorers
Former Van Halen bassist and longtime Sammy Hagar collaborator Michael Anthony recently posted a picture from a rehearsal for Sammy's Birthday Bash concert on his Facebook page. Aside from Anthony and Hagar, it features Hagar's guitarist Vic Johnson, and drummer Jason Bonham - all posing for the camera with a Gibson Explorer.
Own One of Warren Haynes' Les Pauls!
The Allman Brothers Band are getting ready to wrap things up with a final batch of shows at the Beacon Theatre in New York City over the next week. In a collaboration between the Gibson Custom Shop, Warren Haynes, and Allman Brothers Band Museum at the Big House, fans will be able to purchase a Les Paul played on stage by Haynes during one of these final shows.
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