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Orianthi, Richie Sambora, Robby Krieger, Paul Gilbert, Nuno Bettencourt, Steve Hackett, Philip Sayce, Gary Clark Jr., Rory Gallagher, Joe Bonamassa, John Mayer, Buckethead, Steve Vai, Eric Clapton, Derek Trucks, Peter Frampton, Adrian Belew

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 34/52

Buckethead, Stanley Jordan, Vernon Reid, Jimmy Herring, David Gilmour, John Mayer, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Lonnie Mack, Nils Lofgren, Jeff 'Skunk' Baxter, Nuno Bettencourt, Johnny Marr, Nita Strauss, Dave Navarro

Rihanna releases her eighth album : ‘Anti’ featuring ‘Work,’ ‘Needed Me’ and ‘Love on the Brain’ (2016)

Rihanna's 'ANTI' is her eighth studio album released on January 28, 2016 by Westbury Road / Roc Nation.1 . Consideration (Anti World Tour, Jacksonville) 2 . James Joint (Official Video) 3 . Kiss It Better (Anti World Tour, Jacksonville) 4 . Kiss It Better 5 . Work (w/ Drake) 6 . Work (The Brit Awards, 2016, w/ Drake) 7 . Desperado 8 . Desperado 9 . Desperado (Tampa, Anti World Tour) 10 . Woo…

Rihanna releases her fourth album : ‘Rated R’ featuring ‘Russian Roulette,’ ‘Hard,’ ‘Rude Boy,’ and ‘Te Amo’ (2009)

Rihanna's 'Rated R' is her fourth studio album featuring (among others) Young Jeezy, will.i.am, Justin Timberlake and Slash as guests and released on November 20, 2009 by Def Jam.1 . Wait Your Turn 2 . Hard (w/ Jeezy) 3 . Rockstar 101 (w/ Slash) 4 . Russian Roulette 5 . Rude Boy 6 . Te Amo 7 . Mad House 8 . Mad House Intro / Wait Your Turn (Live, Nokia) 9 . R1 ("Hackney Weekend") 10 . Russian…

Rihanna releases her fifth album : ‘Loud’ featuring ‘Only Girl (In the World),’ ‘What’s My Name?’and ‘S&M’ (2010)

Rihanna's 'Loud' is her fifth studio album featuring Drake, Nicki Minaj and Eminem and released on November 12, 2010 by Def Jam / SRP Records.1 . S&M 2 . S&M (w/ Britney Spears, Billboard Music Awards, 2011) 3 . What's My Name? (w/ Drake) 4 . Cheers 5 . Cheers (w/ Avril Lavigne, Official Video) 6 . Fading 7 . Only Girl 8 . Only Girl ("X Factor," 2010) 9 . California King Bed 10 .…

Toni Braxton releases her fifth album : ‘Libra’ (2005)

Toni Braxton's 'Libra' (her astrological sign) is her fifth studio album released on September 27, 2005 by Blackground Records.1 . Please (Official Video) 2 . Please (Live) 3 . Trippin 4 . Shadowless (Acoustic , "Aol Sessions") Track Listing : 1.Please (Scott Storch, Makeba Riddick, Vincent Herbert, Kameron Houff) - 03:57 . 2.Trippin' (That'S The Way Love Works) (Bryan-Michael Cox, Kendrick Dean,…

Yngwie Malmsteen destroys Tokyo (1988)

August 25, 1988 - Yngwie Malmsteen plus Joe Lynn Turner (voc), Barry Dunaway (b), Jens Johansson (kb), Anders Johansson (d) and Jeff "Skunk" Baxter (g) on last two songs will be on stage at the Budokan in Tokyo, Japan BY THE SAME the "Generation Axe" - that is Steve Vai, Yngwie Malmsteen, Zakk Wylde, Nuno Bettencourt and Tosin Abasi - will be at Paramount Theater in Denver >> 21…

Happy Birthday Steve Vai. ‘Vai Day’

This day (June 6, 1960), in Carle Place, New York, is born Steve Vai, an American guitarist.Tracklist : 1 . Tender Surrender (2019) 2 . Dark Matter (2018) 3 . For The Love of God (at the Vai Academy 2017) - 4 . Whispering A Prayer (2016) 5 . Gravity Storm (2013) 6 . The Crying Machine (TEC Awards 2012) 7 . Hendrix tribute day (Santa Cruz Blues Festival, 2011) 8 . I'm The Hell Outta Here…

Happy Birthday Tony Banks. Excellent day for a ‘Genesis At Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, English musician Tony Banks a 'Happy 70th Birthday,' the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Genesis CREDITSPhoto : Jean-Luc OurlinAudio : I Can't Dance . Land of Confusion . Invisible Touch . That's All . Jesus He Knows Me . Mama . No Son of Mine . In Too Deep . Turn It On Again . Throwing It All Away . Video : Land Of Confusion . Jesus He Knows Me . Invisible…

Happy Birthday Steve Hackett. ‘Highly String’

This day (February 12 , 1950), in Pimlico, London, England, is born Steve William Hackett simply known as Steve Hackett , English rock (and classical) guitarist, singer and composer, member of Genesis, GTR and his own bandsTracklist : Los Endos (w/ Genesis, 1976) . Star Of Sirius . Ace of Wands (1979) . The Air Conditioned Nightmare (1981) . Funny Feeling (1982) . A Doll that's made in Japan…