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Pink Floyd founder Syd Barrett’s guitar sells for £ 19,920

A twelve-string Yamaha acoustic guitar that once belonged to Pink Floyd founding member Roger ‘Syd’ Barrett has been sold for £ 19,920 (Rs 20,58,052) at the Cheffins Art & Design sale on Thursday 28 October in the UK United. The rare iconic guitar has fetched twice its presale estimate of £ 5,000-10,000, and the proceeds […]

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Electric Guitar Market Drivers And Restraints, Along With Their Current And Expected Impact Until 2026 | Fender, Gibson, Yamaha, Ibanez, ESP, CORT, Epiphone

Adroit Market Research has included a latest report on the Global Electric Guitar Market in its market research archive. The report is an amalgamation of a detailed market overview based on segmentations, applications, trends and opportunities, mergers and acquisitions, drivers and restraints. The report presents current and upcoming technical and financial details of the Electric […]

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Frank Zappa’s 6 Greatest Guitar Solos

Frank Zappa was a musician who never seemed to function other than on his own terms. He looked at the music industry seemingly without caring about the world. His music is equally impenetrable from a beginner’s point of view, but in the end it turns out to be terribly rewarding. The gender-defying term may be […]

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Is Maton Fyrbyrd Australia’s Greatest Guitar?

Led by the mighty mind of Bill May, Australian makers produced a number of electric guitars between the 1950s and 1970s that captivated local players, eschewing the proven shapes of pioneers like Fender and Gibson while still offering something of more elegant than the quirky designs launched by Japanese manufacturers such as Teisco or Guyatone. […]

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Your chance to own a six neck guitar called… The Beast!

In 2008, when MusicRadar was still in short pants, we were stunned by a guitar that arrived in the photo studio to be photography for Guitarist magazine. A six-neck electric guitar and the bass from the British manufacturer Hutchins. It was a beast – literally, that’s what it was called. Now the Beast has resurfaced […]

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The Beast, a gigantic six-neck guitar, goes on sale

A legendary six-neck monster electric guitar designed by Gary Hutchins – aptly nicknamed The Beast – has been dropped and is now on sale at UK-based guitar auction house Gardiner Houlgate. Originally inspired by the five-necked model branded by Rick Nielsen of Cheap Trick, The Beast was designed to go “a stronger one” with a […]

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A rare six neck guitar up for auction, and I want it!

You can sometimes see a double neck guitar and a triple neck guitar, and of course we’ve seen these quadruple neck guitars in the Michael Angelo Batio movies and videos, but a sextuple guitar? I haven’t seen anything so crazy on this side of a Cheap tip performing Arts. Advertising. Scroll down to continue reading. […]

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Martin announces David Gilmour’s six- and 12-string acoustic signature – Guitar.com

Martin has announced two new acoustic signatures for Pink Floyd guitarist David Gilmour: a six-string D-35 and a 12-string. The regular six-string is a nod to Gilmour’s premier acoustic recording and writing for over forty years. The six- and 12-string models are the first D-35s to feature an all weighted mahogany neck, back and sides, […]

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Tré Burt takes his acoustic guitar to the “Franklin Tunnel” in a new video

Back in 2018, folk songwriter Tré Burt dropped an LP teeming with folk blues, drawing inspiration from genre ancestors like Dylan and Dalton, as well as less obvious influences, like Ethiopian nun and pianist Emahoy Tsegue-Maryam Guebrou. With this record now looking several years old in 2020, Burt is revisiting one of those songs today […]

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Veillette Guitars launches the superb AeroElectric True-Twelve 12-string guitar – Guitar.com

Veillette Guitars has unveiled its new model, the AeroElectric True-Twelve 12-string semi-hollow electric. The guitar eschews much of the traditional semi-hollow format approaches, carrying the same shape as Veillette’s other Aero Thinline acoustic and aeroelectric guitars. A unique cutaway for easy access to the upper frets is transformed into a deep, resonant body. Veillete further […]