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The Gay Blades are giving away a Gibson Reverse Flying V guitar. Get it.
Garett Press on 10/22/09 - 12:08 PM
Eagle Bones from The Aquabats is selling his converted Gibson Gothic Flying V Guitar, originally owned by “Big” Dan Jacobs of Atreyu.

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Mike Kraft on 01/23/09 - 11:08 AM
We are giving away a G Love & Special Sauce custom Gretsch guitar with a signed harmonica and harmonica microphone. Interested? All you have to do is enter the contest.
Julia Conny on 08/13/08 - 06:33 AM
With Shinedown's new album, The Sound of Madness hitting stores yesterday, Ultimate-Guitar has unveiled an exclusive guitar lesson from the band's very own, Nick Perri. The clip finds the guitarist showing viewers how to play their blistering new single, "Devour."
Garett Press on 06/24/08 - 11:29 PM
10 Years and AP.net are giving away a guitar signed by the band. Enter here.
Julia Conny on 04/24/08 - 02:25 PM
Guitar Rising, set to release in late 2008, is a game similar to Guitar Hero, but there's a kicker: gamers use an actual guitar. Read about the musical notation and watch a video of the game here.
Julia Conny on 02/07/08 - 07:47 PM
Jim Adkins of Jimmy Eat World said in this interview he is working on an artist-designed Fender guitar that should go into production in early 2008.
From the InterviewI was just actually working with Fender on an artist-designed series model that I think will actually get to go to production in January or February. It’s kind of a cross between a Tele and a Les Paul. It has P-90s and a separate volume tone for each pickup.


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Julia Conny on 12/18/07 - 04:20 PM
Would you like to win an Epiphone G310 Guitar and a copy of Serj Tankian's new album Elect the Dead? Enter here.
Julia Conny on 11/07/07 - 02:19 PM
A new video game will allow you to play guitar on your Nintendo DS.
DescriptionJam Sessions™ is a ground-breaking music experience that transforms the Nintendo DS™ system into a portable guitar. Players will literally strum the guitar via the Touch Screen and select chords with the +Control Pad. Now even the most “non-musical” person to become an instant rock star!
Anton Djamoos on 04/17/07 - 05:59 AM
Interested in winning a Gibson guitar signed by Jack's Mannequin? Reccenter.com, Punk the Clock, Gibson and Hurley have teamed up to bring you The West Coast Winter Tour Contest. Great runner-up prizes will be awarded as well. Check out the contest by clicking here.
Jonathan Lally on 02/05/07 - 01:16 PM
Check out a list of the supposedly 100 Greatest Guitar Solos of All Time with tablature. Agree or disagree?
Steve Henderson on 01/06/07 - 10:48 PM
All of the songs (except for unlockable bonus songs) that will be on Guitar Hero 2 have been revealed
Paul Tao on 10/09/06 - 06:56 PM
According to YouInSeries' myspace blog, the band has lost their guitar player and drummer. The following was taken from their blog:
BlogI guess there is no easy way to come out with this, so I'm taking the straight foward route in sharing the latest YouInSeries news with you. Logan Lanning and Cheyne Smith will no longer be playing with the band due to creative conflicts and they will be pursuing new artistic endeavors together. They will be missed and we support their decisions as we commonly agree that this is what needs to happen in order for YouInSeries to move foward. That being said, the remaining members (Kyle, Jacob, and Chris) are in the process of trying out new faces...
Ryan Imhof on 09/23/06 - 07:05 AM
The last remaining guitar tabulature site will not be closing despite a recent threat from the MPA.

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Ryan Imhof on 08/18/06 - 07:56 PM
Check out this small update from Vagrant Records regarding John Ralston playing guitar with Dashboard Confessional on their up and coming tour:
Ralston To Take Over Guitar For ChrisJohn Ralston will be playing guitar in Dashboard Confessional's band on their US tour. During the Dashboard Confessional set, Chris Carrabba will step back and let his friend and label mate John Ralston perform the single "Gone, Gone, Gone" from his brand new Vagrant debut entitled Needle Bed (June 6th, 2006). Ralston will be doing this to expose the country to his music before he hits the road on his first headlining tour beginning in August.
Pat Marquez on 07/25/06 - 11:32 AM
The 2006 National Air Guitar Champion has been crowned.
Press ReleaseBefore a sold-out Bowery Ballroom audience on June 22, San Francisco Regional Champion Craig "Hot Lixx Hulahan" Billmeier became the 4th US Air Guitar National Champion. With near-perfect scores in the compulsory round, he defeated a formidable array of talent from across the country, including US Air Guitar's first Collegiate and Online champions and defending National Champion Fatima "Rockness Monster" Hoang.

In the first "open" round, Hot Lixx began seated, playing Carlos Montoya while wearing an enormous sombrero. But soon his music turned into Metallica and he rose, wowing the crowd with technical accuracy and...
Paul Tao on 06/30/06 - 09:37 AM
Men, Women, & Children's guitar tech, Ryan Sweeney has been found. Little detail has been announced but he is okay.
Messageryry is ok. we just found him. hes not in atlanta anymore. thanks for everyones help and compassion. thank you... its been a stressful day.
mwc
Ryan Imhof on 06/24/06 - 09:45 PM
Head to Head Automatica's artist page over at MTV.com and check out a live version of "Graduation Day" and an interview with the band discussing their new album, Popaganda, which is on shelves now. Once you've done that, send an email to headautomtv@warnerreprise.com and let them know you did, they'll pick a winner at random in three weeks to get a guitar signed by the band.
Jared Kaufman on 06/21/06 - 06:35 AM
Ever played the Playstation 2 game Guitar Hero? Well here is your chance to have your own band's song in Guitar Hero II. All you have to do is fill out a simple form and submit the MP3 online and you could have your own song played by thousands of people. Click here to submit.

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Paul Tao on 06/18/06 - 03:03 PM
The Dillinger Escape Plan's James Love (who has been filling in for the injured Ben Benoit) had his guitar recently stolen after an interesting chain of events. You can find out the details below. This story was originally taken from Lambgoat.com. You can find the original posting by clicking here
FUBU Thugs Tired of LL Cool J, Decide To Rob Dillinger Escape PlanOn Saturday, June 10, the Dillinger Escape Plan came down to Fredericksburg, VA to kick off their current tour. This was their first show ever in these parts and it wasn't too much unlike any other Dillinger show prior. Greg climbed on the P.A., hung from the ceiling, blew fire... Ben swung his guitar violently and jumped off of...
Pat Marquez on 06/16/06 - 03:49 PM
Check out the mind-blowing new video for DragonForce - "Through the Fire and the Flames" over at the Roadrunner Records website. The video features close-up shots of the band playing seemingly impossible guitar solos. Don't miss this.
Scott Weber on 06/01/06 - 04:35 PM
Fat Mike of NOFX and owner of Fat Wreck Chords is auctioning off his first guitar in order to raise money for Unite the United which will benefit Habitat for Humanity and United Way for the New Orleans area. In the press release Fat Mike had this to say: "It was my first guitar. I bought it from Lynn Strait, (singer from the band Snot), for $50 who actually stole it in the first place, so I bought a stolen guitar... I wrote all of Liberal Animation on it. It never toured since I don't play guitar on tour".

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Frank Giaramita on 05/26/06 - 11:23 AM
Matthew from Nada Surf recorded some videos of him teaching you how to play some of their songs on guitar. Three videos can be seen over at YouTube.com.
Ryan Imhof on 04/15/06 - 09:18 PM
Versus the Mirror has posted a new song titled "Life As a Criminal" on pureVOLUME.com. The band's new album, Home, is set for an April 18th release through Equal Vision.
Rohan Kohli on 04/11/06 - 01:01 PM
Rookie of the Year has posted a new song titled "Silhouettes (All Eyes Above)" on pureVOLUME.com. The band's new album, The Goodnight Moon, hits stores on April 11th through 111 Records. What are your thoughts on the song?
Rohan Kohli on 03/22/06 - 11:40 AM
Conor Oberst has a signed guitar up for action on Ebay to benifit Double Lung Transplant.
Brandon Herbel on 01/28/06 - 02:24 PM
Win Casey's (of The Receiving End Of Sirens) custom Ernie Ball/Music Man guitar at AlternativePress.com.
Frank Giaramita on 12/06/05 - 12:10 PM
Below are Limbeck's latest tour dates. Click here to enter a contest to win an autographed Fender guitar from Limbeck, and click here to watch Limbeck's new video for "People Don't Change."

Tour Dates11/15/05 San Francisco, CA Bottom of the Hill w/ Apollo Sunshine
11/16/05 Bakersfield, CA Jerry's Pizza w/ Apollo Sunshine
11/17/05 Los Angeles, CA The Echo w/ Apollo Sunshine
11/18/05 La Jolla, CA UCSD w/ Apollo Sunshine
11/19/05 Mesa, AZ Mesa Ampitheatre w/ Spoon, Jim Adkins(of Jimmy Eat World), and more. (early show)
11/19/05 Anaheim, CA Chain Reaction (later show)
12/03/05 Ventura, CA Alpine Ventura w/ Fingers Cut Megamachine
Rohan Kohli on 11/15/05 - 03:11 PM
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