This is a collection of links I’ve found interesting over the past week or so.
Costello Jazzmaster Guitar Proto Sold on eBay – An Elvis Costello Signature Series Jazzmaster is forthcoming, and the prototype was recently auctioned off on eBay, with proceeds going to charity (via Electric Guitar Review)
Gibson Robot Guitar – Gibson’s new Robot guitar will be available on 12.7.07. Features include automatic tuning to standard tuning or several alternate tunings. As others have noted, it’s a silly name with an ugly paint job, but the features look pretty cool
Guitar Phrasing Basics Video Clip – An old video featuring Scott Henderson discussing guitar phrasing
Berklee Music Blogs – A blog by the Berklee College of Music featuring Berklee faculty, music industry professionals and music educators
Country’s Declaration of Independents – Newsweek article about how many country artists are signing to independent labels rather than the major labels