Welcome to the first weekly instalment of Guitar News Fix
Mark Hoppus of Blink 182 discusses possible blink reunion . It has been 4 years since they broke up and Hoppus indicates drummer, Travis Barker’s recent airplane may have brought the boys back together.
For the second time in recent weeks U2 warns fans of bogus tour tickets . The band is currently recording an album, and despite online claims have no official tour plans.
Fender introduces Road-Worn guitars . Who wouldn’t want a brand new guitar that looks like it has been tied to the back of a pickup and dragged from Willy Nelson’s ranch to Neil Young’s childhood home.
B.C. Rich introduces Kerry King model . The definitive metal guitar have hooked up with the definitive metal manic, Slayer’s Kerry King, to bring the ultimate metal guitar with a unique shape and appeal.
Led Zeppelin is done for good this time, manager says.
Metallica’s Death Magnetic is internet album for 2008 . How ironic that just a short time ago these guys were completely terrified of the internet. Good for them, it only took them about 12 years to catch up with the times. Napster Bad!! Morons.
Guitar titans Eric Clapton and Jeff Beck to share the stage . Feb. 21-22, Clapton and Beck will play two concerts in Japan. Despite their parallel histories, Clapton and Beck have previously joined forces only at recording sessions, benefits and several festivals.
John Lennon appears in charity spot for one laptop per child program.
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