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The world’s rarest electric guitars coming to MIM – AZ Big Media


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The world's rarest electric guitars coming to MIM
AZ Big Media
Opening on November 9, the Musical Instrument Museum's (MIM) newest exhibition, The Electric Guitar: Inventing an American Icon, shares the untold story of the invention of the electric guitar, an instrument that revolutionized music and popular ...

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Made in Tampa Bay: Virgil Guitars customizing music around the world – FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay


Made in Tampa Bay: Virgil Guitars customizing music around the world
FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
It's also the home of Virgil Guitars: Handmade, high-end, custom guitars for customers all around the world. Virgil lives and breathes frets, strings, and bridges. He builds guitars during the day and, during his off time, teaches the next generation ...

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Fender Study Reveals 50% of New Guitar Players Are Women – Billboard


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Fender Study Reveals 50% of New Guitar Players Are Women
Billboard
The company began marketing a millennial-focused line of guitars in 2016 with female acts like Warpaint and Bully after results from a previous survey three years ago demonstrated that Fender was ignoring its female audience. “The fact that 50 percent ...
Half of New Guitar Players Are Women, Fender Study FindsVariety
Women Reportedly Make Up Half Of All New Guitar Players - UproxxUPROXX
Half of beginner guitarists in US and UK are female, survey says ...The Guardian
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50% of new guitar players are young women, finds new study – Consequence of Sound (blog)


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50% of new guitar players are young women, finds new study
Consequence of Sound (blog)
“Today's players have grown up in a different cultural context and popular music landscape, and rising artists like Mura Masa, Tash Sultana, Youngr, Daniel Caesar, Grimes and Ed Sheeran are changing the way guitar is being used,” says Fender CEO Andy ...

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50% of new guitar players are young women, finds new study – Consequence of Sound (blog)


Consequence of Sound (blog)

50% of new guitar players are young women, finds new study
Consequence of Sound (blog)
“Today's players have grown up in a different cultural context and popular music landscape, and rising artists like Mura Masa, Tash Sultana, Youngr, Daniel Caesar, Grimes and Ed Sheeran are changing the way guitar is being used,” says Fender CEO Andy ...

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InventHelp Inventor Develops Signal Path Noise Eliminator for Electric Guitars (ALL-1670) – Benzinga


InventHelp Inventor Develops Signal Path Noise Eliminator for Electric Guitars (ALL-1670)
Benzinga
He developed a prototype for THE HUM BUSTER to provide a clean audio signal free of noise from an electric guitar. As such, it improves sound quality for both live and recording applications, enhancing enjoyment of electric guitar music for players and ...

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The trailer for Adam Sandler’s new Netflix special has a dog, guitars, dancing, no actual jokes – The A.V. Club


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The trailer for Adam Sandler's new Netflix special has a dog, guitars, dancing, no actual jokes
The A.V. Club
He also dances, laughs nervously, and holds a guitar, all to the apparent delight of various crowds (including one on a subway platform). What he doesn't do, at any point during the 60-second teaser, is tell any joke longer than a few clearly ...

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The trailer for Adam Sandler’s new Netflix special has a dog, guitars, dancing, no actual jokes – The A.V. Club


The A.V. Club

The trailer for Adam Sandler's new Netflix special has a dog, guitars, dancing, no actual jokes
The A.V. Club
He also dances, laughs nervously, and holds a guitar, all to the apparent delight of various crowds (including one on a subway platform). What he doesn't do, at any point during the 60-second teaser, is tell any joke longer than a few clearly ...

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Thanks to Sears, the musicians who gave America the Blues had an ax to grind – NBCNews.com


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Thanks to Sears, the musicians who gave America the Blues had an ax to grind
NBCNews.com
Because that quintessentially American form of music was created and disseminated by Delta bluesmen wielding steel string guitars purchased from the Sears catalog — which leveled the shopping playing field for blacks in the Jim Crow era — according ...
Sears's 'radical' past: How mail-order catalogues subverted the racial hierarchy of Jim CrowWashington Post

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