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Songbirds Foundation provides guitars, lessons to young people – Chattanooga Times Free Press


Chattanooga Times Free Press

Songbirds Foundation provides guitars, lessons to young people
Chattanooga Times Free Press
These are scenes that play out every Wednesday at Siskin and other days at Children's Hospital at Erlanger, Creative Discovery Museum, Y-CAP and Unity Performing Arts as part of the Songbirds Guitars for Kids program run by the Songbirds Foundation ...

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Film triggers boom for Michoacán guitars – Mexico News Daily


Mexico News Daily

Film triggers boom for Michoacán guitars
Mexico News Daily
Today, the film's popularity in Mexico and around the world has put Paracho in the center of a guitar-buying frenzy. “It's impressive, everyone's gone loco for Coco,” shopkeeper Claudia Rodríguez de Velásquez told National Public Radio. “We have a long ...

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Gibson Could Soon Face Bankruptcy After 100+ Years In Business – Live for Live Music


Live for Live Music

Gibson Could Soon Face Bankruptcy After 100+ Years In Business
Live for Live Music
Gibson has been one of the world's leading manufacturers of electric guitars for years. Throughout their century of existence, countless musicians–from famous rock stars to local barroom heroes–have used Gibson guitars to create the soundtrack to our ...

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“The Who Sell Out”: Dadaism + smashed guitars – Salon


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“The Who Sell Out”: Dadaism + smashed guitars
Salon
The oft-told story is that it began as a one-off—a pissed-off Townshend, unable to control the feedback emanating from his Rickenbacker, and egged on by some friends from art school, banged the guitar against a low ceiling, accidentally breaking the ...

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Students create custom guitars in STEM class – The Messenger


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Students create custom guitars in STEM class
The Messenger
In a STEM class at the Hopkins County Career and Technology Center, the sound of lecturing was replaced by music on Friday as students showed off their handmade guitars. The class tasked students with building their own custom electric guitars over the ...

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Craftsman making guitars out of wood from Hendrix’s Seattle home – seattlepi.com


Craftsman making guitars out of wood from Hendrix's Seattle home
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Now, nine years later, Forsland is about to find out. His one-of-a-kind creation for Slash incorporated wood from the Hendrix home, but he didn't stop there. His intention is to create 10 guitars in the Hendrix Home line, combining the best of the wood ...

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Gibson says small guitar maker in Bangor copied trademarked designs – Press Herald


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Gibson says small guitar maker in Bangor copied trademarked designs
Press Herald
Gibson says small guitar maker in Bangor copied trademarked designs. Seger Guitars says it has removed one model from its online store, but contends that the other is an original design. The Associated Press. Share. facebook · tweet · email · print ...
Gibson guitar company, maker of the Les Paul, facing bankruptcy after 116 years in businessAtlanta Journal Constitution
Gibson says small guitar maker copied trademarked designsFox Business

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A Town In Mexico Sees Guitar Sales Soar After The Movie ‘Coco’ – KSMU Radio


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A Town In Mexico Sees Guitar Sales Soar After The Movie 'Coco'
KSMU Radio
It's a sweet story of a small boy, Miguel, who dreams of becoming a musician despite his parents' objections. On the way, he finds family, tradition and a magnificent white guitar, encrusted with pearl details and a black skull. Real-life sales of ...

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A Town In Mexico Sees Guitar Sales Soar Thanks To The Movie ‘Coco’ – Northeast Indiana Public Radio


Northeast Indiana Public Radio

A Town In Mexico Sees Guitar Sales Soar Thanks To The Movie 'Coco'
Northeast Indiana Public Radio
Real-life sales of guitars like Miguel's guitar have soared thanks to the movie. And not just in U.S. stores. A small town in Mexico's western highlands, famous for its generation of guitar makers, is also enjoying a Coco boon. Paracho, in the state of ...

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