Epic 1000 Piece Band Performs Foo Fighter’s “Learn to Fly”

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August 4, 2015

Have you ever thought of something so crazy that it might just work? Well Fabio Zaffagnini, a huge Foo Fighters fan has, and he has bought his dream to fruition. Frustrated that the Foo Fighters weren’t coming to his small hometown Cesena, Italy, Fabio decided to make them pay a visit. Fabio started an organization call “Rockin’ 1,000” and organized what might just be the largest band ever. A huge…


Kirk Hammett Looses 400 Riffs Stored On His iPhone

April 22, 2015

Ever get frustrated when you misplaced something? Then that feeling really worsens and sinks down when your realize that you’ll never see it again. Unfortunately, Metallica’s Kirk Hammett felt this pain. Back in 2012, the 400 riffs that he was able to churn out went missing with his iPhone. These riffs were painstakingly recorded on voice notes for the group’s 10th album. Hammett only spoke out about this misfortune recently,…


Martin Introduces Three New Models Into Their Lineup

April 14, 2015

C.F. Martin & Co. will be unveiling three new guitar models in the X-Series and Road Series. They are announcing it at the Musikmesse 2015 trade show in Frankfurt, Germany. Hundreds of guitar manufactures, dealers, software developers, woodwind instrument crafters, and keyboard producers gather from around the world to participate in this huge event. The show runs from April 15th to April 18th. The 00X1AE is a 14 fret, non-cutaway,…


Self Shredding Acoustic Guitar

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April 13, 2015

In 1988, a young teenager Ben Reardon had come across a robot playing guitar at the Brisbane, Australia World Expo. The guitar was a classical guitar and was able to play without any human assistance, it had inspired Reardon to create his own. Fast-forward 27 years later and you have a piece of Art. Reardon had been able to create the instrument he had once dreamed of building. It features…


‘American Sniper’ Guitar Being Auctioned For Charity

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April 8, 2015

Nashville-based guitar company Gibson is trying to raise some funds for veterans that are currently suffering from post traumatic stress disorder. How do they go about doing it? They created a one-of-a-kind Les Paul inspired by former Navy SEAL Chris Kyle and are auctioning it off. The auction opens at a starting price of $3,000 and will close May 5th. All proceeds after the auction has closed are going to…


Nickelback Frontman Chad Kroeger Opens Up About Life On The Road

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April 2, 2015

Recently, Nickelback front man Chad Kroeger opened up about what life is like on tour. You always here about the glam and fun, so this is a refreshing view on the matter. It also might scare you away from your childhood dream. Kroeger told Radio Nova “Well, the first thing is that they think it’s easy, and that you can do this, and it’s one big luxury event. And it’s…


Gibson Releases The Self Playing Guitar, A-Play – April Fools

April 1, 2015

The Gibson Guitar Company has released the newest addition to their 2015 lineup. It was last night when they had revealed the product, and it’s gone viral since. You’re probably wondering what it is, and if you couldn’t tell from the title, it’s a self-playing guitar. The small device will be shipping with all of the guitars from now on, and don’t worry, if you have an older model, there’s…


Gene Simmons Launching Horror Movie Studio With WWE

March 31, 2015

Gene Simmons, vocalist and bassist of Kiss, has been all around Hollywood throughout his career. He has tried about everything from artist management to acting, but this next project is new territory for him. He’s decided to start making horror movies. Simmons has teamed up with WWE Studios to create a new production company, Erebus Pictures. Erebus is promising to make “elevated horror movies.” Their first known project “Temple” is…


Gibson Unveils $2 Million Guitar ‘Eden of Coronet’

March 25, 2015

The Gibson Guitar Company is proud to announce the collaboration with world-renowned jewelry designer Aaron Shum, founder of Coronet and designer Mark Lui in the production of a new luxury guitar. Its certainly not everyday where you here about a joint venture like this one. The guitar they have decided to create was named ‘Eden of Coronet’, a diamond Gibson SG. The guitar has an estimated value of USD$2 million….


A Nice Attempt of Acquiring The Gibson Guitar Company

March 24, 2015

Michigan resident John LaBallister may be stuck in a pipe dream; he wants to purchase the Gibson Guitar Corporation. How does he go about doing it? Starting an Indiegogo page, a crowd funding website, to reach his $22 million goal. LaBallister is not happy with how Gibson is running their company. He was recalling a particular event that started his desire to acquire the company. Back in 2011, Gibson was…