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June 10, 2010

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On this day in 2010, Slash was performing at Milan’s PalaSharp Arena to promoting his solo record, Slash. While playing the Guns N’ Roses song ‘Sweet Child [...]

November 18, 1972

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On this day in 1972, guitarist for the group Crazy Horse, Danny Whitten died from a lethal combination of Valium and alcohol which he was taking to try overcome a heroin [...]

October 15, 1991

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On this day in 1991, the first day of the Guitar Legends festival was held in Seville, Spain. The five-day festival included performances by Bob Dylan, Keith Richards, Roger [...]

May 1, 2006

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On this day in 2006, Guinness certified a new world record for most guitarists playing at the same time. 1,581 guitar players simultaneously performed Jimi Hendrix’s [...]

March 31, 1967

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On this day in 1967, while performing at the Astoria Theatre in London, Jimi Hendrix gave a landmark performance when he closed his set by setting fire to his 1965 Fender [...]
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