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Google do it again with a tribute Google Doodle to the late Freddie Mercury

Google has created a new interactive, animated doodle that celebrates the life of the late Freddie Mercury, arguably one of rock’s greatest performers. September 5th, 2011 would have marked Freddie’s 65th birthday! The doodle, which is featured on the home … Continue reading

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John Lennon ~ 70th Birthday

Although John Lennon may not be remembered for being a legend of the guitar he certainly did contribute to elevating rock and pop to new levels. The Beatles revolutionised pop music with their blend of new recording techniques and use … Continue reading

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Stevie Ray Vaughan ~ RIP (1954 – 1990)

Stephen Ray Vaughan (October 3, 1954 – August 27, 1990) “On August 26, 1990, a sold out concert of 30,000 at Alpine Valley Music Theatre in East Troy, Wisconsin, featured an encore jam with Vaughan, Eric Clapton, Buddy Guy, Jimmie Vaughan … Continue reading

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Les Paul ~ RIP (1915-2009)

Just over a year ago a true legend of the guitar, Les Paul, died of complications of pneumonia on August 12th 2009. Arguably the greatest innovator of multi-track recording, echo effects and the most famous signature guitar of all time, … Continue reading

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