A few weeks ago we mentioned Raw Talent Guitar’s affiliation with the Fender Music Foundation, which supports music education in the classroom. Brett Michaels took it another direction by donating a music room to a hospital where he was a patient. Very cool, good job by Brett – here is the article. [...]
Iron Maiden, one of the greatest touring acts ever (at least in Raw Talent Guitar’s humble opinion), wrapped up their Final Frontier tour some weeks ago. Lucky for us, the band posted a video summary on youtube for all to enjoy. So here it is, enjoy!
If you love classic rock, old school metal, and more recent punk as I do, you are probably aware that we are lacking in the modern day guitar hero category. This article puts down the hard facts – the synthesizer has outpaced the guitar big time in the top charts, thanks to pop icons like [...]
Every Friday, Raw Talent Guitar will profile a music store and/or feature a music company we enjoy. This week, we bring you Custom, Metal and Classic Guitars in Vineland, NJ. We first learned about CMC Guitars in the NAMM eNewsletter, and found the related article in the Daily Journal. Stephen McQuaid opened Custom, Metal and [...]
We don’t get into politics at Raw Talent Guitar, we just want everyone to play and enjoy music. However, we do get a good laugh once in awhile when an artist decides to pick a fight, as long as its not with us. Check this blog post out from Digital Music: — Don’t you love [...]
You may or may not be aware, but EMI Music has put itself up for sale. Guess what? Bids were lower than expected, mostly from the other remaining big music distributors, and the sale may be put on hold until the picture clears up. I don’t meant to bother [...]
It’s official – we at Raw Talent Guitar have identified the nerdiest band on the planet. We give you American Pi, a group that just won the Ernst & Young LLP Battle of the Bands competition. If you don’t know, Ernst & Young is a global accounting and consulting company. And the competition was fierce, [...]
I don’t know about you, but I thought the collaboration between Paul Rodgers and Queen was amazing. Freddy’s gone, and cannot be replaced, but Paul brought something old yet still fresh to the Queen lineup. Here’s to hoping they can get back together again. Article below from Billboard. [...]
Its true! The Stone Roses are going to tour after 15 years apart. Get it while you can we always say here at Raw Talent Guitar. Well, we don’t actually say that but here’s the story. — It’s official. After 15 years apart, the original members of The Stone Roses are reforming for a world [...]
We will keep this post short. Happy Birthday to Chuck Berry, the greatest guitarist of the 20th century. If you play guitar or are a student at any level, you must familiarize yourself with his work and style -his influence is unmatched.