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The Fender Stratocaster Celebrates Its 60thSixty years ago, a luthier from California named Leo Fender released the most iconic guitar ever made: the Fender Stratocaster. The Fender Strat, as it’s often called, is not the first electric guitar ever made. It’s not even the first electric guitar Leo Fender ever made. But even if you’ve never played a guitar in your life, you could probably pick a Stratocaster out of a lineup.
Posted on 18 April 2014 | 7:54 pm
2013: the year in sexismA month-by-month rundown of 2013's most outrageous examples of sexism: from Seth Macfarlane's Oscar song to Kate Middleton's 'baby weight' January Good old Georg Baselitz kicked off the year in spectacular sexist style with the confident declaration: "Women don't paint very well. It's a fact." As it turned out, he was just the first in a long line of prominent men to confuse "prejudiced opinion ...
Posted on 17 April 2014 | 2:41 pm
Lilit Marcus only read books by women lastWith books coverage skewed in favour of men, female authors are often overlooked. Should we change our reading habits? Last month, American author and journalist Lilit Marcus wrote a piece for US culture site Flavorwire about her decision to read only books by women in 2013. A commenter soon came along to tell her that she shouldn't judge authors by gender or any other factor, including height ...
Posted on 15 April 2014 | 11:06 am
Hendra review Ben Watt's first solo(Unmade Road) Continue reading...
Posted on 12 April 2014 | 5:04 pm
5 things to do in Edmonton this weekendThis weekend is a celebration of theatre in all forms, with scary clowns, one-man shows and classic Broadway.
Posted on 11 April 2014 | 6:00 am
Product for wellnessWakaya Perfection founder David Gilmour said this was with virtually no attention and focus on proven preventive care. Mr Gilmour said this was a reason for selling FIJI Water, since he knew bottled water was becoming a commodity. His next plan was to ...
Posted on 18 April 2014 | 7:04 am
Bringing bass guitar to the Lebanese musicWhen we say the name of this company, famous names come to mind such as Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton and David Gilmour from Pink Floyd. After playing different kinds of guitars, I was told five years ago to try playing on a Fender guitar, and I have done so ...
Posted on 18 April 2014 | 4:42 am
Eight Totally Bizarre Guitar Solos: LedThe most renowned guitar solos in rock history are soaring and highly melodic, like David Gilmour's ethereal passages in "Comfortably Numb," or the epic guitar duel between Don Felder and Joe Walsh at the end of "Hotel California". These eight solos listed ...
Posted on 18 April 2014 | 4:02 am
Seven Albums Hated by the People Who MadeGuitarist David Gilmour has described the album as "a load of rubbish." 2. Bad Religion - Into the Unknown (1983) Younger fans of Bad Religion's unique style of melodic hardcore might be very surprised to discover that in 1983, the band released an album ...
Posted on 18 April 2014 | 4:02 am
Product potentialThis was revealed by the FIJI Water founder and the man behind the secluded and exclusive Wakaya Club and Spa and Wakaya Perfection, David Gilmour, during the launch of Wakaya Perfection at TappooCity in Suva on Wednesday night. Wakaya Perfection is 100 ...
Posted on 17 April 2014 | 6:00 pm