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  • Guitar Heroes

    Guitar Heroes

    Guitar Heroes Part 1 Here’a list of outstanding guitarists who are known for both technique and showmanship. These artists have inspired generation after generation of guitar players. And will continue to inspire listeners for years to come. Jimi Hendrix: James Marshall “Jimi” Hendrix (born Johnny Allen Hendrix; November 27, 1942 …Read More »
  • Rock Guitar Heroes Part 2

    Rock Guitar Heroes Part 2

    Rock Guitar Heroes Part 2 Most rock music fans are aware of the guitar heroes like Eddie Van Halen, Randy Rhoads, Jimi Hendrix and Jimmy Page….but there are so many other fantastic guitar players that sort of fly under the radar. They are often well known to other guitar players …Read More »
  • Hard Rock and Metal From Japan

    Hard Rock and Metal From Japan

    A BRIEF HISTORY OF JAPANESE HARD ROCK AND METAL Part One Recently, there has been a lot of publicity around the Japanese band Babymetal. This trio of Japanese teens have taken the world by storm and found international success. Now, having said that, I’m sure many metal purists would take …Read More »