The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts has announced the selection of the five individuals who will receive the 2013 Kennedy Center Honors. Paul Reed Smith Guitars would like to congratulate Carlos Santana, a PRS Signature Artist, as one of the five recipients to be honored at the 36th Annual National Celebration of the Arts. Other honorees selected are: opera singer Martina Arroyo; pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer, Herbie Hancock; pianist, singer and songwriter, Billy Joel; and actress Shirley MacLaine.
Martin Simpson has been nominated for four “BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards.”
Martin’s nominations are for:
Musician of the Year
Best Album (Vagrant Stanzas)
Best Album (The Full English)
Best Group (as part of the Full English)
Hailing from Minneapolis, Bullet Tooth Recording artists Throw The Fight stopped by the factory for a visit and sat down with us to answer a few questions. Fresh off the Monster Energy Outbreak Tour, supporting Bullet For My Valentine, Black Veil Brides, and Stars In Stereo, the guys in Throw The Fight are already looking forward to a busy 2014. Check out what Ryan Baustert & Jon Sutton had to say!
PRS Guitars is proud to be sponsoring and attending Bass Player LIVE! 2013! Come see PRS’s Grainger 4 and 5-String basses at our booth.
PRS Artist Rhonda Smith (Jeff Beck/Prince) will also be in attendance, giving a clinic on Saturday November 9 from 2:30 – 3:30 in Room B.