Monthly Archives: October 2012

Power Rumble, Legendary Guitarist Link Wray

Link Wray was a North Carolina Native American born in 1929, who grew up in Virginia. He would become one of the most influential guitarists for modern rock music. Rolling Stone named him number 45 of the 100 greatest guitarists of all time. His main style of music was what’s referred to as surf guitar. […]






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Top Ten Blues Guitarists Guitars

10. Johnny A. Gibson Signature Model Boston local legend Johnny A. collaborated with Gibson in 2003 to create this unique modern guitar, and it has since become one of their most popular signature series guitar ever. The guitar’s hollow body and flat inner back make it one of the most unique, resonating guitars available today. […]






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Former Breaker, Former Stone, Continues Alone.

Mick Taylor is one of the most recognized rhythm guitarists of all time. Born in England in 1949, he grew up listening to blues and rock ‘n roll. He picked up the guitar at age nine and found his passion. In 1965 at the age of 16, he went to see John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers in […]






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NEW IN THE SHOP! Sunn Spectre Head

NEW IN THE SHOP! Sunn Spectre Head…earlier model (no mid-boost)…a couple issues w/ this one..the tremolo is not working and no reverb tank. Loud, loud amp (60 watts!)…Other than that it is working great! A great deal at just $325!






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Meet and greet with Jon Spencer Blues Explosion

Meet and greet with Jon Spencer Blues Explosion Sat. Oct 13, 2012 1-3pm at Empire Guitars! Empire Guitars is proud to once again sponsor The Colonel’s Super Dooper Guitar Party on Oct 13, 2012 at The German Hall in Pawtucket, Rhode Island.  For those of you who are unfamiliar with the event it is part […]






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