Les Paul Information

Remembering Les Paul

Les Paul created, innovated, and inspired rock and roll history. He was a true visonary that will always be an inspiration to millions of guitarists. The next time you play an electric guitar or record any music, think of Les Paul who was instrumental in developing the solid-body electric guitar, along with studio effects such […]

Gary Moore 1952-2011

The official website for Gary Moore has this announcement posted… It is with deep sorrow and regret, that we have to announce that Gary Moore passed away while on holiday in Spain last night. Our thoughts are with his children, family and friends at this sad time. Gary Moore, RIP 1952-2011 BBC News has a […]

Les Paul Tribute

Les Paul’s birthday just passed; he would have been 95! The innovator, inventor and guitarist (just say legend) was born June 9th, 1915, and throughout his amazing long life, he changed the course of music, the art of recording, and gave thousands of guitarists a great new sound through Gibson Guitar’s signature Les Paul line […]

Grammy Awards 2010

The 52nd Annual Grammy Awards show was long and sometimes boring, but it’s always great to see such great artists performing together. First I gotta say I was really pleased to see Neil Young named as the 2010 MusiCares Person of the Year. Young was honored with an all-star tribute last Friday by Dave Matthews, […]

Decade of Classic Rock 2000-2009

I read plenty of music reviews about the end-of-the-year and end-of-the-decade, but none of them really captured what I felt was a good look at the classic rock scene in the past ten years. So here’s my take on the past decade in classic rock… 2000: Santana wins a record nine Grammy Awards, including Album […]