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Gibson Guitar Launches Worldwide Programs for John Lennon's Birthday

10.07.2004
Gibson Guitar Launches Worldwide Programs for John Lennon
Nashville, Tennessee..October 7, 2004….In celebration of John Lennon’s birthday, Gibson Guitar has launched several major global programs honoring the late musician’s enormous contribution to music and the world. From Nashville, Tennessee, to Vianen, The Netherlands, and on to Tokyo, Japan, Gibson...
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Epiphone Teams Up With Forty5South To Benefit Speedway Childrens Charities

09.30.2004
Epiphone Teams Up With Forty5South To Benefit Speedway Childrens Charities
If you were at the Dover International Speedway on Saturday, September 25th for the Busch Stacker 200 you saw a great race won by Martin Truex. The win was the fifth of the year for Truex, tying him with rookie Kyle Busch and Greg Biffle for the most on the circuit. ...
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Epiphone Joins Electronic Arts (EA) For Launch Of Computer Game

09.30.2004
Epiphone Joins Electronic Arts (EA) For Launch Of Computer Game
Epiphone has announced a much anticipated partnership with EA (Electronic Arts) for the computer game “Burnout 3: Takedown.” Featuring more than 40 songs from bands including Jimmy Eat World, Ramones, Autopilot Off, Yellowcard and New Found Glory, the new game has mo...
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The Epiphone Joe Perry Boneyard Les Paul

09.30.2004
The Epiphone Joe Perry Boneyard Les Paul
The Epiphone "Joe Perry Boneyard" Les Paul Standard Reprinted from Guitar & Bass Magazine - UK October 2004 (Vol 15, No 6) EPIPHONE BONEYARD Now, this is quite some looker. The Boneyard's maple cap has been stained to emphasize the grain, then fini...
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An interview with Tony Iommi

09.30.2004
An interview with Tony Iommi
Just a few hours before Black Sabbath’s Ozzfest show in Tampa (Sept. 2), guitarist Tony Iommi’s thoughts were on the weather – and it wasn’t just because hurricane Frances had caused their scheduled tour finale in Miami to be cancelled. Weather had made the entir...
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A Conversation With Doug Fieger Of The Knack

09.29.2004
A Conversation With Doug Fieger Of The Knack
In the late 1970's, four young men were taking the Sunset Strip by storm. Together, Doug Fieger, (vocals/guitar); Berton Averre, (guitar); Prescott Niles, (bass) and Bruce Gary, (drums) called themselves The Knack and their music described by some as pure pop was mak...
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Featured Dealer - Ben Jack's Arkansas Music

09.29.2004
Featured Dealer - Ben Jack
Originally in the pedal steel manufacturing business, Ben Jack opened his music retail store in 1963 following a fire that consumed his BEJAY pedal steel plant. Ben not only manufactured pedal steels but was also an accomplished player, performing and with Hank Thomp...
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Featured Employee - Jonathan Ogburn

09.27.2004
Featured Employee - Jonathan Ogburn
Visit the parts "cage" in the Epiphone Distribution Center and you will likely find Epiphone Quality Team Leader Jonathan Ogburn. A self proclaimed lover of "organization", Jonathan is the perfect fit for our vast parts department where his duties include keeping the...
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The 2005 Epiphone Calendar is Here!

09.09.2004
The 2005 Epiphone Calendar is Here!
Order yours NOW! Click HERE to get your copy. ...
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We've Got Another Winner!

09.09.2004
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In July we held a contest to win a prize package that included an Epiphone Broadway archtop guitar, Toby PRO-6 Bass, and lot's of other cool stuff from AKG, Duke Robillard and Nick Colionne. After receiving thousands on entries, Rob A. of Aston, Pennsylvania was ...
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Gail Ann Dorsey and Catherine Russell On The Road With David Bowie

08.31.2004
Gail Ann Dorsey and Catherine Russell On The Road With David Bowie
Gail Ann Dorsey is a top session bassist and vocalist with an eclectic, impressive career spanning two decades. She has also received critical acclaim and notoriety as an international solo recording artist with her 1988 WEA debut album The Corporate World, and her 1...
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Vintage G-400 - Why Is This Guitar Shaking Up The Industry?

08.31.2004
Vintage G-400 - Why Is This Guitar Shaking Up The Industry?
In the early '60's Gibson came up with a radical new guitar to inject a shot of adrenaline into the Les Paul line. They named the new guitar SG which stood for Solid Guitar, which is one of the biggest inside jokes in the guitar industry....sort of like saying An...
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