01.17.12 "The Guitar Collection: George Harrison" iPad app featuring Ben Harper due Feb. 23

by kevin

"The Guitar Collection: George Harrison" iPad app featuring Ben Harper due Feb. 23

"The video app contains footage of artists such as BEN HARPER, Josh Homme, Mike Campbell and Harrison's son, Dhani Harrison, each playing and showcasing the guitars and exploring their feel and tone."

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http://www.musicradar.com/news/guitars/george-harrisons-guitars-theres-a...

George Harrison's guitars? There's an app for that
Beatles, solo guitars - a virtual showroom

Joe Bosso, Tue 17 Jan 2012

Want to drool over George's Harrison's most famous guitars? His Gretsch Duo Jet? His Fender "Rocky" Stratocaster? What about his Rickenbacker 360/12, his Fender rosewood Telecaster and many others? If the answer is yes, you'll be able to soon, because as the saying goes, "There's an app for that."

Called The Guitar Collection: George Harrison, the iPad app, produced by the George Harrison estate and Bandwdth Publishing, offers 360-degree pictures of the guitars the ex-Beatle played on iconic Fab Four recordings, live shows, and in his solo work. more»

12.15.11 Spin Magazine article about Dimebag Darrell Tribute featuring Ben Harper

by kevin

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Before sitting in with his friend Mike V’s band Saints of Low, Ben Harper was in the stairwell backstage with his lap-slide electric guitar. While best known for songs of folk, blues, soul and rock, Harper said heavy metal and punk (from Sepultura to Black Flag) have always been part of his record collection. And last night, he wanted to get loud. “Very. Got to make Dimebag proud,” Harper said. “We should all be so lucky to have an annual tribute like this.”
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Here is the full article:

http://www.spin.com/articles/dimebag-darrell-and-dio-tribute-brings-meta...

Dimebag Darrell and Dio Tribute Brings Metal Elite to Hollywood

By Steve Appleford on December 15, 2011 more»

12.11.11 Listen to Fistful of Mercy's cover of Bob Dylan's 'Buckets of Rain' from upcoming tribute album

by kevin

Listen to Fistful of Mercy's cover of Bob Dylan's 'Buckets of Rain' from upcoming tribute album

'LIKE' Amnesty International to unlock the 70 + songs from Chimes of Freedom: The Songs of Bob Dylan Honoring Amnesty International, including Fistful of Mercy's cover of 'Buckets of Rain' (track # 43):

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