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1901 – The First Record Company

October 3rd, 1901 The first record company, The Victor Talking Machine Company, is incorporated, later merging with the Radio Corporation of America to become RCA-Victor. Releases none Recording 1945:Stan Kenton, “Painted Rhythm” 1963:The Beatles, “Little…

1987 – Roy Orbison Engineers His Comeback

September 30th, 1987 Roy Orbison engineers his comeback with the taping of the star-studded, acclaimed HBO special Roy Orbison and Friends, A Black and White Night at Los Angeles’ Coconut Grove. It features Bruce Springsteen,…

1964 – Beach Boys Debut On The Ed Sullivan Show

September 27th, 1964 The Beach Boys make their national television debut on CBS’ Ed Sullivan Show, performing their recent hit “I Get Around.” Releases none Recording 1938:Artie Shaw, “Nightmare” 1962:Martha Reeves and the Vandellas, “I’ll…

1969 – Bill Graham Opens The Fillmore West

September 26th, 1969 Legendary promoter Bill Graham opens the Fillmore West, a West Coast version of his popular New York “rock ballroom,” in San Francisco. Releases 1964:The Kinks, “You Really Got Me” 1967:Elvis Presley, “Big…

1970 – Jimi Hendrix & War

September 16th, 1970 Jimi Hendrix takes the stage at a Eric Burdon and War concert at London club Ronnie Scott’s, marking the last time the guitarist will ever play in public. Releases 1972:John Lennon and…

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Larrivée – LV-10WW

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Fender – Adam Clayton Jazz Bass

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For nearly four decades, Adam Clayton has held down bass duties for U2, undeniably one of the biggest rock bands…

Joe Bonamassa Signature Fuzz Face® Distortion

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Bohemian Guitars, Introduces the Boho Uke and Bass

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Today, Bohemian Guitars (www.bohemianguitars.com) launches the Boho 2.0 series, introducing the Ukulele, Bass and improved standard bodies to its upcycled…

Numark DJ 2 Go Ultra-Portable USB DJ Controller

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Gretsch G6120SH Brian Setzer Hot Rod

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Ernie Ball 6180 VPJr

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Martin Guitar To Present Four New Models At 2015 Summer NAMM In Nashville, TN

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C. F. Martin & Co. announced the notable new models to be presented at the 2015 Summer NAMM show in…

Dunlap – Sub Machine® Octave Fuzz

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Peavey PV® 6 and PV® 6 BT Mixing Consoles

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Variax Guitar Collection

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Boz – IMPERIAL DELAY 1.5

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Peavey Power Slide™

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Fender “John Popper” Signature Harmonica

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Blackstar – ID:Core BEAM Super Wide Stereo Guitar Amp

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Martin Guitars LE-HMSD 2015

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