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Guitarist Dick Wagner, who played for Alice Cooper, dead at 71

PHOENIX (Reuters) – Rock guitarist Dick Wagner, whose prolific session work graced the albums of such acts as Alice Cooper, Lou Reed, Kiss and Aerosmith during the 1970s, has died at age 71 in Arizona, his manager said on Thursday. … Continue reading

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Guitarist Dick Wagner, who played for Alice Cooper, dead at 71

PHOENIX (Reuters) – Rock guitarist Dick Wagner, whose prolific session work graced the albums of such acts as Alice Cooper, Lou Reed, Kiss and Aerosmith during the 1970s, has died at age 71 in Arizona, his manager said on Thursday. … Continue reading

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U.S. guitarist, ‘Take Me to the River’ co-writer Hodges dies

(Reuters) – Mabon “Teenie” Hodges, a rhythm and blues guitarist who co-wrote hits with singer Al Green, including “Take Me to the River,” has died at the age 68 from complications related to emphysema. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Renowned Spanish flamenco guitarist Paco de Lucia dies at 66

MADRID (Reuters) – Paco de Lucia, the influential Spanish guitarist who vastly expanded the international audience for flamenco and merged it with other musical styles, died suddenly on Wednesday of a heart attack in Mexico. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Guitarist Bob Casale of New Wave band Devo dies of heart failure at 61

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Bob Casale, the guitarist and original member of the U.S. New Wave band Devo best known for the 1980 hit “Whip It,” died on Monday from heart failure at the age of 61, his brother and … Continue reading

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Young Vietnamese guitarist to perform world-renowned works – VietNamNet Bridge

VietNamNet Bridge Young Vietnamese guitarist to perform world-renowned worksVietNamNet Bridge… to perform world-renowned works. VietNamNet Bridge – Tran Tuan An, an outstanding Vietnamese guitar student from North Park University, Chicago, USA, will perform a one-night show at the French Cultural … Continue reading

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Pogues’ guitarist Phil Chevron dies at 56 from cancer

LONDON (Reuters) – Guitarist Phil Chevron of the Anglo-Irish folk-punk band the Pogues died on Tuesday at the age of 56 after a long battle with cancer, the band said. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Pogues’ guitarist Phil Chevron dies at 56 from cancer

LONDON (Reuters) – Guitarist Phil Chevron of the Anglo-Irish folk-punk band the Pogues died on Tuesday at the age of 56 after a long battle with cancer, the band said. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Pogues’ guitarist Phil Chevron dies at 56 from cancer

LONDON (Reuters) – Guitarist Phil Chevron of the Anglo-Irish folk-punk band the Pogues died on Tuesday at the age of 56 after a long battle with cancer, the band said. Reuters: Entertainment News

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U.S. air guitarist wins world championship with fierce headbanging

OULU, Finland (Reuters) – American Eric “Mean” Melin was crowned air guitar world champion on Friday after his fierce rendition of alternative rock band Weezer’s “Hash Pipe” impressed judges at an annual competition in the northern Finnish city of Oulu. … Continue reading

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