It's that time of year again when we have to start planning which gifts we're going to order online if we want to ensure they don't sell out before the holiday season. Again for this Christmas 2016, GuitarSite.com comes to the rescue of those wanting to buy gifts for guitarists but don't quite know what to get.
Submitted by Justin Miller on Thu, 01/03/2013 - 02:11.
One of the great American innovations is the music form known as jazz. Many people who consider themselves fans of this genre know all about the era of “Satchmo” and Miles Davis, but Jazz actually has a very extensive history that pre-dates these musical giants by decades.
Submitted by GSite_Editor on Tue, 07/05/2011 - 05:15.
Gibson Guitar continues to protect its intellectual property rights and provide consumer protection against the growing problem of counterfeit instruments being shipped from and sold by outlets and individuals in China.
Submitted by GSite_Editor on Thu, 08/26/2010 - 05:23.
Premiere Publishing Group is pleased to announce that it has secured an alliance with Gibson Guitar Corp. as the supplier for what will now be a "Gibson Guitar Giveaway Contest" through its "Who the Hell is Dan Bruder" rock comedy web series. The contest will be international in scope and reach potentially millions of people worldwide who have a passion for comedy and a love for playing guitar.
Submitted by Geoff Nicholson on Sun, 08/22/2010 - 07:01.
An article from our archives on Naming Your Band by Geoff Nicholson.
I don't know about you, but naming a band has never been much of a problem. We came up with Drunken Alsatian, Stinkfinger, Blotter and Pig Force in quick succession. If it brought a smile to our faces and seemed memorable enough, we were thrilled. But we were pretty clueless, to tell you the truth.
Submitted by GSite_Editor on Thu, 08/19/2010 - 07:41.
Lick Library continues to build one of the worlds best selection of guitar tuition DVDs by adding world renowned, multi-award winning band Kings of Leon to their vast library. The band is currently in the middle of a world tour and is set to headline at this years V Festival 21/22nd August.
Submitted by GSite_Editor on Mon, 08/09/2010 - 10:08.
Eastwood Guitars is now shipping the new Airline Electric MANDOLA. This is the third in a series of new stringed instruments from Eastwood, which includes the Airline FOLKSTAR Resonator, Airline UKULELE and the upcoming Eastwood Electric TENOR Guitar.
Submitted by GSite_Editor on Mon, 07/26/2010 - 10:49.
Schools, church music facilities, recording and rehearsal studios, and other institutions that offer guitar programs and classes to students have been searching for a way to keep their many guitars and guitar cases stored properly, yet easily accessible to students and players. The new Double-Stack Band Room Guitar Rack solves this problem.
Submitted by GSite_Editor on Tue, 07/20/2010 - 11:00.
When Lick Library began recording the Jimi Hendrix DVD’s series they knew that with so many great tracks there would have to be Jam with Jimi Hendrix Volume 2. Jimi Hendrix was one of the most important and influential musicians of his era. With his raw talent and creativity he is widely considered as the greatest electric guitarist in the history of rock music. Hendrix won many of the most prestigious rock music awards in his lifetime, and has been posthumously awarded many more.
Submitted by GSite_Editor on Tue, 07/13/2010 - 08:21.
Lick Library has released the definitive Andy James’ Metal Rhythm Guitar in Six Weeks to follow on from the huge success of Andy James’ Shred Guitar in Six Weeks. The six week DVD guitar tuition course has been put together in a way that sets sensible realisable targets, which teach you a wide range of different techniques, concepts and licks helping you understand and play metal rhythm guitar. Most importantly you can do it all at your own pace.
Submitted by GSite_Editor on Tue, 06/22/2010 - 10:15.
Take a Stand is launching a line of guitar stands created as fine furniture, meticulously designed to be structurally sound, aesthetically beautiful and flattering to your guitar and its surroundings. Take a Stand Inc. guitar stands are handcrafted using the finest hardwoods with wood trim accents, precision machined metal and genuine leather. As a gift or for yourself, they are dramatic artistic statements.