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Toto's last show

Toto's last show

American rock band formed in 1977 in Los Angeles, Toto will take a break following a show in Philadelphia this weekend, according to guitarist Steve Lukather's message. "I don’t know what the future-future’s gonna be, but I do know that’s gonna be the last show ... for the foreseeable f...

Beatles Abbey Road celebrates 50 years

Beatles Abbey Road celebrates 50 years

The eleventh studio album by the Beatles, released on 26 September 1969 by Apple Records celebrates 50 years from first release. Abbey Road recording sessions were the last in which all four Beatles recorded together. The first sessions for Abbey Road began on 22 February 1969. On May 6, th...

Jimi Hendrix: Electric Church

Jimi Hendrix: Electric Church

The film "Jimi Hendrix: Electric Church", directed by John McDermott and produced by McDermott and Jimi’s sister, Janie Hendri will be screened in select movie theaters around the country beginning January 31. Documentary captures the legendary guitarist at the Atlanta International Pop Festiva...

Acoustic Guitarist of the Year 2018

Acoustic Guitarist of the Year 2018

Worldwide acoustic guitar talent search by MusicRadar in association with Takamine will be judged by three fingerstyle virtuosos Tommy Emmanuel, Jon Gomm and Mike Dawes. One of only five guitarists anointed as 'Certified Guitar Players' by Chet Atkins, Tommy Emmanuel, one of the world's fore...

Gibson bankruptcy

Gibson bankruptcy

Early on Tuesday morning in Delaware Gibson Brands has filed for bankruptcy. The company is up to $500 million in debt. Gibson announced restructure, aims to sell off consumer electronics division. The restructuring will give lenders equity in a new company, and allow Gibson to "unburden" it...

Alex Blanco Tribute

Alex Blanco Tribute

On 11th of December Veojam's dear member and contributor, Spanish solo jazz guitarist, guitar teacher, arranger and music producer from Barcelona, ALEX BLANCO has passed away. With more than 30 years of experience as a teacher of various musical subjects in public and private centers, Alex...

Facts about Andrés Segovia that you might not know

Facts about Andrés Segovia that you might not know

1. Segovia first choice was flamenco music and guitar. Segovia began playing the guitar at age six. He was taught flamenco by an amateur flamenco guitarist named Agustinillo. Segovia's first instrument was one formely played by the famous gypsy flamenco player Paco de Lucena. 2. Segovia was ...

John Abercrombie dies at 72

John Abercrombie dies at 72

August this year is really tragic month for jazz world. After sudden death of Chuck Loeb at 61 only, now other renowned jazz and fusion guitarist, John Abercrombie has died at age 72, August 22 at Hudson Valley Hospital in Cortlandt Manor, NY. After attending Boston’s Berklee College of Music, ...

Alan  Holdsworth dies at 70

Alan Holdsworth dies at 70

Allan Holdsworth, highly respected British guitarist and composer is dead. He died on 15 April 2017 at his home in Vista, California, at the age of 70. The most likely cause of his death was a heart attack. Allan was very advanced musician. He influenced many top guitarists, including Eddie V...

Support Michael Chapdelaine!

Support Michael Chapdelaine!

This is so sad to hear that Michael Chapdelaine got into real trouble! His house in Albuquerque was burglarized and devastated. His guitars, his studio equipment (including computer hard drives with his music), and other personal possessions were taken from him and his wife Suzanne. This is big ...

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