Category: Musical Instruments

How John Lennon’s Long-Lost Guitar Was Found

In 2015, John Lennon‘s long-lost acoustic Gibson J-160E electric guitar, which he used to record The Beatles‘ Please Please Me and With the Beatles albums, sold for a record-shattering $2.41 million during a live auction. The instrument, which had been missing for …

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7 Guitars Remain Missing After Theft Incident in S...

News about an incident of guitar theft in Shannon Harbour broke out after eleven guitars were stolen from a “rehearsal shed” last year. Owner Aaron Mulrooney confirmed that he later found four of the instruments “thrown over the gate” of his …

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What You Need to Know When Flying with a Musical I...

There are official rules that the United States Department of Transportation set for flying with a musical instrument across all US airlines. Every struggling musician knows the struggle of flying an instrument, especially the expensive, limited ones. And these standardized …

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How Musicians Are Securing Musical Instruments and...

Are you a musician on tour and are looking for the best tips for securing musical instruments? In this article are the pieces of information you need. As summer rolls in, more music festivals and concerts are happening around town. This …

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Why Traveling with Instruments Can Be a Nightmare ...

Nowadays, planes can be an inconvenient place for musicians who often have to fly overseas, as airlines have been enforcing ironclad rules when it comes to traveling with instruments. It comes out unfair especially from a musician’s point of view, as most …

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The Importance of Musical Instrument Insurance

Not everyone is concerned about their insurance needs, but musicians who own expensive musical instruments may be thinking about getting a musical instrument insurance to protect their investment and they won’t have to worry about it getting damaged or lost …

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Top 10 Most Expensive Musical Instruments in the W...

Music is a way to express one’s deepest feelings, and it’s a form of entertainment that is universally loved. Many people use music as a way to relax. With all the different genres available, there’s something for everybody, from pop to …

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Cellist Forced to Leave Instrument Behind After Ai...

Musicians travel to different places and play music with their musical instrument for a living. But they have a problem—most airlines do not allow musical instruments in cabin luggage, not even when they have paid for an extra seat. That’s what happened to cellists …

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