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Gibson: Reveals Product Line-Up Ahead Of NAMM 2020

Yesterday I shared the news from Gibson about their brand new “Slash Collection” and if you’ve been too busy to notice just click HERE to absorb that press release. Now we’ve got some additional news from the company to share in advance of the NAMM Show which will be taking over Anaheim in a few short days.

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The Press Release:
For the past 126 years, Gibson has been synonymous with creating and shaping sound. The new Gibson era celebrates the iconic models of the Gibson Golden Era while leaning into the future with instruments that nurture new players across generations, genders, and genres of music. In 2019, Gibson emerged as the legitimate leader again by offering new, relevant and award-winning guitars. Combined with a re-energized brand and renewed commitment from all Gibson artists, 2020 is set to take Gibson to the next level as they showcase the new line-up, launch history-making new collections and artist collaborations during Winter NAMM 2020 in Anaheim, CA (January 15-19).

The Gibson NAMM 2020 experience will feature daily events in the Gibson experience space located on the 3rd Floor in Ballroom A Anaheim Convention Center (daily 11-5pm). The Gibson experience will host artist performances on the main stage and the new acoustic lounge, as well as, musician Q&A’s on industry hot topics and new product debuts from icons to upstarts. Gibson’s NAMM events will begin with a Media and Custom Shop preview event on Wednesday, January 15, an official opening party and concert “Gibson Live at The Grove” will kick-off on Thursday, January 16 at City National Grove Of Anaheim.
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Ozzy Osbourne Reveals Details About “Ordinary Man”; Releasing on 2/21/2020

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The Press Release:
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee and Grammy®-winning singer and songwriter OZZY OSBOURNE has set Friday, February 21 as the release date for his new ORDINARY MAN album. Marking his first new solo music in almost 10 years, the album has been preceded by the release of two singles, the title #1 rock track “Under The Graveyard,” which was followed by “Straight To Hell” featuring Guns N’ Roses guitarist Slash (watch the video here). The album’s track will be available instantly with any pre-order of the album. Pre-order the album here.

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Ozzy Osbourne w Black Sabbath (2016) by KP

“There’s a line in ‘Ordinary Man’ where I sing, ‘I don’t want to die an ordinary man,’ which I don’t think I will,” OZZY says with a laugh
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Gibson Announces Historic New “Slash Collection” For Worldwide Release In 2020

Guitar slingers all over the world are going to be “tuning” in their attention to Gibson Guitars brand-new Slash Collection. Thanks to the press release below, you don’t even have to be headed to the NAMM Show to learn more about them. Let’s take a look down below.

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The Press Release:
By leveraging its iconic past and leaning into an innovative future, Gibson has set the stage for the next era of shaping sound for present and future generations. The new Gibson celebrates the iconic models of Gibson’s Golden Era while leaning into the future with instruments that nurture new players across generations, genders and genres of music. A partnership that crosses over three decades, Gibson and Slash announced today, January 9, the release of the first-ever Slash Collection. In a history-making move for the brand, the Slash Collection will feature multiple acoustic and electric guitars. The new Slash Collection will officially premiere at the Gibson experience space, 3rd Floor, Ballroom A, during Winter NAMM 2020 in Anaheim, CA (January 15-19).

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Slash with his J-45 Standard in November Burst

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Guns ‘N Roses To Headline “3” South American Lollapalooza Festivals In 2020

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Hey there my friends, now you know we occasionally like to share the news about a festival or two and sometimes that means we need to look a little bit further than our own side of the ocean. The Official Lineups for the South American Lollapalooza Festivals have been announced and it looks like Guns N’Roses will be headlining each and every one of them. We are talking about Argentina, Brasil and Chile so if you were thinking of some travelling next Spring to these parts – This should help to motivate you. Take a look at the posters down below and I’ll try to type up the whole gamut of artists as well.

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Lollapalooza: Argentina – Guns N’ Roses, Travis Scott, The Strokes, Lana Del Rey, Martin Garrix, Gwen Stefani, Armin Van Buuren, Vampire Weekend, Cage The Elephant, James Blake, Brockhampton, Alan Walker, Illenium, Rezz, Ratones Paranoicos, Duki, The Lumineers, Kacey Musgraves, Rex Orange County, Rita Ora, A Day To Remember, Charli XCX, Perry Farrell’s Kind Heaven Orchestra, Madeon, King Princess, LP, Jaden Smith, Litto Nebbia, Hayley Kiyoko, Vos, Lauv, Airbag, El Mato A Un Policia Motorizado, Nathy Peluso, Rels B,Emmanuel Horvilleur, Denzel Curry, Kali Uchis, Paloma Mami, Mike, Chris Lake, R3hab, J Mena, Yungblud, Louta, Pablo Vittar, Ysy A, Bizarrap, AJR, Two Feet, Fabiana Cantilo, San Holo, Fuego, Amaia, Emilia, Yung Beef, Idles, Trueno, Dani, Wallows, Masego, La Deliio Valdez, The Hu, Kaydy Cain, Zoe Gotusso, Elsa Y Elmar, Girl Ultra, Natalie Perez, Las Ligas Menores, Maye, Ainda, Ghetto Kids, Goldfish, Cimafunk, Boombox Cartel, Ms Nina, Feli Colina, D3fai, Florian, Lucia Tacchetti, Axel Fiks, Miranda Johansen, Paco Leiva, Dabow, Metro Live, DJ Sky, Limon, Alejo Y Valentin, El Buen Salvaje, Louly, Reydel
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Guns N’ Roses Adds More U.S. Shows To “Not In This Lifetime” Tour

If you were wondering to yourself if Guns N’ Roses were going to keep on adding dates to their “Not In This Lifetime” tour then wonder no more as some additional dates have been added. Read on down below for the full skinny.

The Press Release:
Guns N’ Roses is bringing their outrageously successful Not In This Lifetime Tour back to the U.S this fall – and for the first time in 2019. With fans hungry for more GNR, today the band revealed eight new dates across the United States, kicking off September 25th in Charlotte, NC. The shows include two back-to-back nights on Friday, November 1st and Saturday, November 2nd in Las Vegas at the legendary Colosseum at Caesars Palace, their most intimate venue since the 2017 performance at The Apollo Theater. Tickets go on sale for the newly announced dates to the general public starting Friday, June 21 at 10:00am local time at LiveNation.com.

These eight shows join a previously revealed run of major festivals that will bring the band to cities across the United States, along with two colossal stadium dates in Mexico. The wide range of festivals GNR will hit include Louder Than Life Festival, Austin City Limits, Exit 111 Festival, and Voodoo Festival.
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