Led Zeppelin's Jimmy Page Reunited With 'Black Beauty' Thanks To St. Paul Guitar ExpertsMinnesota's connections to famous musicians extends well beyond Prince and Bob Dylan. Decades ago, Jimmy Page of Led Zepellin had his 1960 Les Paul custom guitar stolen after a concert in the Twin Cities.
'One Of The Highlights Of My Life': Paisley Park Estate Challenges Man For 'Purple Rain' Guitar TrademarkDave Rusan has been repairing guitars for nearly four decades.
Def Leppard's Phil Collen Shares 5 Tips For Buying Your First GuitarIn the market for your first guitar? Take these words of advice from Def Leppard's Phil Collen!
Lowertown Guitar Festival Returns To St. PaulThe Lowertown Guitar Festival returns to St. Paul next month. The free day of outdoor music will be held Aug. 9 in downtown Mears Park. McNally Smith College of Music is holding the second annual event. Last year's inaugural festival drew nearly 2,000 people.
Couple Arrested For Stealing Musical Instruments Police made some quick arrests after several musical instruments were stolen from local college campuses. On Friday, St. Paul Police asked for the public’s help in locating a couple suspected in the burglaries. A few hours later, Sgt. Paul Paulos received a phone call from Richfield Police, who said they had the couple in custody.
Local Music Tap: 'Lowertown Guitar Fest' Kicks Off This WeekendIn what they are calling the "first-ever guitar-centric fest," McNally Smith College of Music will be hosting the Lowertown Guitar Festival on Aug. 10. The festival's goal is simple: celebrate one of America's most beloved instruments – the guitar – and the musicians who play it.
Beyond Bounds: The Life Of Lou - Part IOn the court, Lou Amundson's a role player who provides the gritty hustle plays. Off the court, the Minnesota Timberwolves' forward with the long locks is far from fitting into any one simple stereotype.
Curiocity: Acoustic Pop Artist Griffin House To Play CaboozeGriffin will soon bring his music back to the Midwest. On Feb. 22, he plays what will likely be an intimate show at the Cabooze in Minneapolis.
Ownership Of Dylan's Historic Guitar In Dispute Bob Dylan and historians at PBS are in a dispute over the whereabouts of an electric guitar that the singer plugged in at the Newport Folk Festival in 1965, quite possibly the most historic single instrument in rock 'n' roll.
Best Music Lessons In The Twin CitiesFrom singing in the shower to jamming out on air guitars when no one's looking, we've all pretended to be rock stars at some point. With the New Year rolling in, what better time to make those stage dreams a reality and learn how to play an instrument?
Wis. Cemetery Worker Accused Of Stealing From CasketA grounds worker at a Green Bay area cemetery is accused of stealing a $2,000 guitar from the casket of a man who died recently.