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The incredible story behind the Ear of Newt autographed guitar

By Steve Newton

Back in January of 2013 when I started planning the Ear of Newt website–which I launched on Halloween night that year–I knew I had to get my autographed plexiglass guitar into the picture. 727 more words

Joe Satriani

Rolling Stone can piss right off: here's the 100 Greatest Guitarists (that I've interviewed)

By Steve Newton

Google “100 greatest guitarists” these days and what shows up at the top is a total joke. It’s the high ‘n’ mighty… 841 more words

Guitar Heroes

Rory Gallagher - Blueprint (Epic 2017 #092)

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Rory Gallagher – Blueprint (1973)

Blueprint was Rory Gallagher’s 4th solo album, recorded in December 1972 at the Marquee Studios in London. 25 more words

Epic 2017 Project

Rory Gallagher and David Lindley covering Muddy Waters on stage with Eric Burdon in 1982.

Rockpalast Jam Recorded At the Open Air Festival, in Loreley, Germany, on August 28, 1982. Eric Burdon and its band, featuring Rory Gallagher and David Lindley on guitars. 34 more words


Donegal Used Secret Wind And Rain Machine To Beat Tyrone TWICE

Following two consecutive 6-point defeats in four days in Ballybofey in two separate competitons, two Tyrone sleuths have made the sensational claim that Donegal’s management team employed the use of a rain and wind machine to defeat the Red Hands, a device left over from the days of Jimmy McGuinness’s reign. 237 more words


St. Patrick's Day Mayhem: Rory Gallagher

I’m celebrating St. Paddy’s day by featuring examples of excellence in Irish music. Keep checking back in for new additions. Throughout the day.

Once called the greatest living guitarist by Jimi Hendrix, allow me to introduce Rory Gallagher: 24 more words

RORY GALLAGHER - " Bullfrog Blues " Old Grey Whistle Test Special - Shepherds Bush Empire, 2nd March 1976

On this day 69 years ago William Rory Gallagher was born at the Rock Hospital in Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Let’s celebrate! This wonderful guitarist’s performance ,Here’s the final number from… 32 more words