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Deep Purple “Burn” Video

One of my favorite songs is Deep Purple's "Burn". It's a song that hasn't been performed live since 1992, you don't hear on the radio a lot. Now, for all you young guitar slingers - here's a little history lesson. You probably know Deep Purple for their signature song...

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Van Halen Backing Track Disaster

Here's a great YouTube video I came across on Create Digital Music where the stage tech's (or board op) really, REALLY screwed up! The song was Van Halen's famed "jump", and the keyboard intro was to be played as a backing track on tape (well, not tape really, digital...

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Van Halen plays for Les Paul 1988

Van Halen plays for Les Paul 1988

For all of you young bucks that never saw this - here is Eddie Van Halen playing at a "Les Paul and Friends" show in 1988 (now some 20 years ago). This would have been about in the prime of Van Halen only 4 years after their 1984 album, that is arguably their best...

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Van Halen Frankenstein

Fender released the Van Halen Frankenstein replica in 2007 and this video is from the NAMM show where Eddie Van Halen talked about it and then performed. This was such a crazy video for me to watch, the quality is good because it was posted on YouTube by Fender...

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Billy Gibbons plays Texas Flood 2008

This is an incredible performance you may not have seen yet, it's Billy Gibbons of "that little 'ol band from Texas" - ZZ Top! He's playing at the Fender gala at NAMM - and he belts out his rendition of "Texas Flood" on his well-worn Telecaster. He talks a little bit...

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14 String Warr Guitar is Crazy!

There are a lot of weird guitars out there, but I'd never heard of this "Warr guitar". I'm not for sure, but I counted like 14 strings on this thing with double pickups! That's two seven string guitars side by side! Look at the guitar strap when he plays it, it's so...

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Guitarists who play with their feet

It is amazing what you can do if you don't know any other way. It would seem impossible to be able to fluently play the guitar if you had no hands or arms. And yet there are many proficient players out there who have mastered the guitar by only playing it with their...

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Baby Plays Metallica

A Baby playing Metallica on guitar? It can't be true...but it is! You find some really crazy stuff on YouTube, and this baby playing Metallica's "Sad But True" is truly hilarious! What instrument could you play when you were that old? That may have been real funny,...

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Guitarist Jeff Healey Dies at Age 41

Today is a very sad day for guitarist as we lay another of our own to rest. Jeff Healey who had been battling cancer for most of his life died at age 41. Jeff meant a great deal to me since he's only two years older, and I can remember first hearing of him just a few...

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Guitar Boogie with Tommy Emmanuel

I've never heard of Tommy Emmanuel before this video, but his name I won' soon forget now. He's plays a stunning version of Arthur Smith's "Guitar Boogie" like I've never seen. He plays his acoustic as if it were an electric - and I've not seen someone shred up an...

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While My Guitar Gently Weeps

"I don't know why..ay..ay..." but for some reason "While My Guitar Gently Weeps" was going through my head today. I've thought in the past that I would learn it, because it is one of my favorite guitar songs of all time. It is for many others too, and that's why it's...

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