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    George Thorogood on Party of One, His ES-125 and More
    George Thorogood speaks with Gibson.com about his new solo record and beloved ES-125, which he calls “the only guitar I want to play.”
    This Week in Rock History, July 24 – 30
    Over the years, the fourth week in July has yielded scores of memorable rock and roll-related events. In 1966, for instance, one of rock’s greatest-ever power trios made their concert debut. Read about that moment and others—along with noteworthy births, deaths, and album releases—in the listings below.
    Guitar Quotes to Inspire You
    Sit down, relax and ponder the collected fretboard wisdom of guitar greats such as Jimmy Page, Eric Clapton, Joe Pass, B.B.King, Jimi Hendrix, Buddy Guy, Frank Zappa, Eddie Van Halen, Ace Frehley and more. Oh, and Homer Simpson.
    Get to Know Sisterly Trio Haim
    It's time to get Haim on your radar-- that is, if you haven't already been pulled in by their catchy, feel-good brand of pop-rock.
    This Week in Rock History, July 17 - 23
    Over the years, the third week in July has yielded scores of memorable rock and roll-related events. In 1989, for instance, Ringo Starr kicked off his first-ever solo tour. Read about that moment and others—along with noteworthy births, deaths, and album releases—in the listings below.
    This Week in Rock History, July 10 – 16
    Over the years, the second week in July has yielded scores of memorable rock and roll-related events. In 1985, for instance, the Live Aid benefit concerts were staged in Philadelphia and London. Read about that moment and others—along with noteworthy births, deaths, and album releases—in the listings below.
    Photo Feature: 311's Nick Hexum and His Beloved Gibsons
    Nick Hexum and his band 311 have been rocking together for more than 25 years.
    10 Great American Bands
    In celebration of the July 4th holiday, Gibson.com is taking a moment to appreciate 10 of America’s greatest bands. America is the birthplace of rock and roll and even though the English, Irish, Swedes, Aussies and others have taken the genre and run with it, America certainly has held its own in the rock and roll arms race. Here are 10 of our finest (with two recommended tracks for your holiday weekend iPod shuffle!).
    This Week in Rock History, July 2 – July 9
    Check out some significant events, album releases, births and deaths happening from July 2 through July 9 in rock history.
    Are These The 11 Brainiest Guitarists Ever?
    When you’re not rocking out, it’s good to be reading-up. Here’s 11-plus guitarists who turned a passing interest into much more than just a hobby, and proved genuinely super-clever when it comes to Astrophysics, weapon tech, microchips, pro poker, nautical knots and much more. But who are they?
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