Music Gear News

At Gear4music.com we update our news channel daily to ensure you always get the latest and most important music news.

Jack White 'a guitar hero for the young', says Jimmy Page

Electric guitar player Jimmy Page has hailed Jack White as an inspiration to the younger generation of guitarists.
Great deals on musical instruments

Led Zeppelin's electric guitar player Jimmy Page has described Jack White as a hero to young musicians.

Speaking to BBC 6 Music, the rock legend stated that White's various musical ventures are always worth checking out because he never disappoints.

This, he stated, has helped to make him a highly regarded figure among young electric guitar players in particular.

Page said White is very similar to U2 guitarist The Edge in that his guitar playing is very easily identifiable.

"You can recognise their work immediately when you hear it," he commented.

"I think that's the key to what we are all there for."

Page recently worked with White and The Edge on the upcoming documentary film It Might Get Loud, in which they discuss their electric guitar playing and the history of the instrument.

The Gibson Les Paul player recently confirmed that he plans to go back on the road next year in order to showcase new material.

Buy an Electric Guitar nowADNFCR-2133-ID-19527786-ADNFCR

Posted on 23 Dec 2009 12:02 to category : Instruments News

Related Music News

thumbnail

Those who purchase a copy of Superior Drummer 2 are eligible for any SDX completely free. Additionally, Superior Drummer 2 Crossgrade is available heavily reduced.

21 Feb 2017 16:28
thumbnail

The M-Audio CODE 61 and CODE 49 has been released in a stylish new black design, combining a stunning aesthetic with classic tone.

15 Feb 2017 15:33
thumbnail

Featuring an abundance of exciting new features, the M2 series promises a vast amount of creative and auditory opportunities to the discerning DJ.

15 Feb 2017 10:55
thumbnail

An excellent audio solution to the mixing processes of the modern day producer, the JBL LSR6325P Studio Monitors are currently available with a huge reduction

13 Feb 2017 11:54
thumbnail

Filled to the brim with exciting tonal options, the Canyon Delay and Looper pedal features 11 modes, each with their own distinctive sound and character.

9 Feb 2017 11:15
thumbnail

Initially introduced at this years winter NAMM in California, Electro Harmonix's brand new pair of pedals are now available for purchase to the general public.

8 Feb 2017 16:52

Recent Music News

thumbnail

Gear4music are now stocking an extremely limited 5 piece Tama Star Bubinga Exotix 5 piece shell pack with an Australian Backwood Finish, Only one in stock!

21 Feb 2017 12:42
thumbnail

A pedal that relives the glory of the last centuries' greatest synth sounds , the SYNTH9 Synth Pedal offers the player 9 timeless tones in one package.

21 Feb 2017 10:05
thumbnail

Available for purchase now at Gear4music, Stone Deaf's brand new range of amplifiers give the modern player a number of tonal options and sizes to explore!

20 Feb 2017 16:40
thumbnail

Taking the best features of active and passive pickups, then merging them into one versatile pickup, Duality offers the player a versatile selection of tones.

20 Feb 2017 13:42
thumbnail

Tailor made and resolutely custom, SJC deliver the goods once again with some exclusive offerings that are available only to Gear4music. Don't miss out!

17 Feb 2017 10:53
thumbnail

After changing hands several times over the years, Kurt's revered Hagstrom will now be auctioned today with all the proceeds of the auction going to charity.

16 Feb 2017 12:31