NEWS: King Of The Blues search kicks off

I’d love to know if any I Heart Guitar readers enter the King Of The Blues search this year!

PRESS RELEASE

GUITAR CENTER’S KING OF THE BLUES
THE ANNUAL SEARCH FOR THE NATION’S GREATEST UNDISCOVERED BLUES GUITARIST LAUNCHES TODAY

World’s Largest Guitar Competition to feature a performance by Grammy Award-Winning Guitarist Warren Haynes at Competition’s Finals + Offers Career-Altering Prize Package Including $25,000 Cash, Gear, Endorsements and Studio Time

Westlake Village, CA, April 5, 2011 – Continuing its support of aspiring artists, Guitar Center (www.guitarcenter.com) the world’s largest musical instrument retailer, today launched its fifth-annual King of the Blues (www.guitarcenter.com/kingoftheblues), the nationwide search for the next great undiscovered blues guitar player. Starting today, guitarists can sign-up at any of Guitar Center’s 216 stores across the country for the chance to compete for over $50,000 in prizes including studio time with Grammy Award-winning producer Pete Anderson. Five finalists will perform for a panel of celebrity judges at the King of the Blues finals at the House of Blues in Los Angeles, playing alongside guitar titan Warren Haynes.

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