Jerry Garcia's Guitar Auctioned For $1.9 MillionA guitar that Jerry Garcia played everywhere from San Francisco's Winterland Ballroom to Egypt's Great Pyramids fetched over $1.9 million at an auction Wednesday night.
Guitar Linked To Hendrix At Monterey Pop Summer Of Love Not For AuctionHeritage Auctions no longer plans to sell a guitar played by Jimi Hendrix at the 1967 Monterey Pop Festival due to concerns about its authenticity.
Talented Songwriter Returns To Bay AreaAcclaimed onetime Austin, TX-based songwriter and guitar slinger Ian Moore returns to his former Bay Area stomping grounds this week for a pair of shows promoting his latest EP...
Prince’s Yellow Cloud 'Cream' Guitar Goes Up For AuctionA bright yellow, uniquely shaped guitar used by Prince to perform such tunes as "Cream" and "Gett Off" is going up for auction.
Guitarist, Singer Lonnie Mack Dies At 74 In TennesseeMack, whose instrumental recordings influenced guitar players including Stevie Ray Vaughan, has died in Nashville...
John Lennon’s Lost Guitar Sells For $2.4 Million At SoCal AuctionAn acoustic guitar that John Lennon used to record and write "Love Me Do," "I Want to Hold Your Hand" and other hit songs has sold for $2.4 million at auction.
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!
Best Places For Guitar Lessons In The Bay AreaSlash, Jimmy Page, Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix: all great and passionate guitar players. Like any great musician, they had to learn and hone their craft and their style, and always the best way to do this is with a teacher. Get your start with a teacher in the Bay Area.
SF Police Recover Stolen Guitar Played By Former Red Hot Chili Peppers Band MemberPolice have recovered a famed guitar that was stolen earlier this month from a San Francisco neighborhood, police said Friday.
Guitar Played By Bob Weir At Recent Santa Clara Grateful Dead Show Draws Huge Winning Bid At AuctionOverall, the auction brought in well over $750,000.
Hayward Musician Inspires As Guitarist For All-Deaf Rock BandA man who was inspired by The Beatles as a kid did not let his deafness stop him from pursuing a career in music. Mike Sugerman reports in his About The Bay segment.
WATCH: SF State Student Builds Custom Guitars From Busted SkateboardsSF State Industrial Design student Nick Pourfard is only 23, but he's already carving out his own niche in the world of custom instruments.