Godlyke, the company that invented the classic “808” overdrive, has re-invented the clean booster. The company has Introduced the Maxon DB10 Dual Booster, which features two completely independent Boost circuits in a single housing.
Although it's not the same as when Saturday Night Live creator Lorne Michaels jokingly offered $3,000 to The Beatles if they'd reunite in 1976, a British lottery winner wants to pay the original lineup of Guns N' Roses to reunite.
In 1988, guitarist Tak Matsumoto and vocalist Koshi Inaba formed the rock duo B’z. Over the next 24 years, B’z released 18 albums and 50 singles, 46 of which debuted at No. 1 on Japan’s Oricon singles chart. B’z have sold more than 80 million CDs in Japan alone, making them the best-selling artists in that country's history.
Stevie Ray Vaughan, bluesman, guitarist and legend, was only 35 at the time of his death, but in his brief lifetime he managed to revitalize the blues, influence a generation of guitarists and produce a phenomenal body of work.