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Inventor Of Marshall Amp Dies at 88

By Lawrence F. Specker, Press-Register British news source The Guardian has reported that Jim Marshall, inventor of amplifiers that became icons of rock and roll, has died at 88. According to the Guardian, it was at Who guitarist Pete Townshend’s … Continue reading

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It’s All Eddie Cochran’s Fault!

by Binky Philips, Featured Writer, The Huffington Post Okay, yeah, I know, that’s the guy who wrote “Summertime Blues,” right? Yeah, cool… uh… He’s that dude that 21st-century rockabilly fans worship as a deity. Inducted into the Rock’n’Roll Hall of … Continue reading

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