It’s All About Guitar Round-up #13

A few links for the weekend : gear news, demos, reviews, websites, and fun… Things that I could have blogged, things that went under my radar !! Enjoy…

The Giveaway of the Week

My favorite giveaway of the week is at DigiTech who gives us a chance to win a Whammy Digitech pedal on Twitter.

Mesa Boogie’s New bombastic Amp

Yeah I couldn’t find any other words to describe the new Mesa Boogie Mini-Rectifier 10/25 Watts tubes amp…

Now this should please a lot of metalheads out there !!

Gibson in Trouble with the U.S. Government… Again!

 

For the second time in less than two years, Gibson Facilities were raided by federal authorities that seized woods that are supposed to be illicit  (in 2009 the woods were from Madagascar, and this time they are from India). You can find more information about this story on Gibson CEO Henry Juszkiewicz’s posterous

This almost could be a story for Guitar Fail but I’d rather write down some thoughts on that story here… Later.

Guitar Fail of the Week

Well, actually this is an older Guitar Fail but don’t tell anyone… Rule N°1 when you take a picture of a guitar : Get dressed! Especially when you plan to illustrate an Ebay auction with that picture… At least you could check the pic before hitting the send button!!

Chickenfoot’s New Drummer

Yep… Chad Smith probably has a lot to do with the come back of the Red Hot Chili Peppers , and their new album (which is a bit disappointing by the way). So he is handing over the sticks to Kenny Aronoff…

The video is quite funny but I can’t stop thinking that he really looks like he doesn’t whant to go back with the Chili Peppers… Do you feel the same thing?

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9nvbTAxPlxM[/youtube]

That’s all for the 13th edition of the It’s All About Guitar Round-up segment… See ya later!

 

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