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  • Happy Birthday George Harrison!

    Posted on by Walter Bryant

    Harrison-Bday

    We’re celebrating the birthday of the legendary musician, Mr. George Harrison. Born on February 25th, 1943, Harrison remains an icon in the world of music, and would have turned 73 today! George Harrison wore many musical hats, hailing as an guitarist, singer, songwriter, and music and film producer who would gained international fame as the lead guitarist of world-reknowned music group, the...

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  • David Ellefson & Chris Broderick Event Wrap-Up

    Posted on by ZooKeeper

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    At The Music Zoo, all work and no play would make us a dull Zoo crew. So, we threw a massive bash on November 12th that featured none other than David Ellefson and Chris Broderick — bassist and guitarist, respectively — from Megadeth, who appeared at The Zoo HQ here in Roslyn, New York. We took over a great party space in our complex, filled it with guests and listened with awe as David and Chris...

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  • You Say It’s Your Birthday: Randy Rhoads

    Posted on by ZooKeeper

    Randy Rhoads

    Randy Rhoads

    The late Randy Rhoads would have turned 53 today.  Randy is one of The Music Zoo’s favorite guitarists; he pioneered a fast, virtuosic soloing style, informed by classical music, and adopted by nearly everyone who came after him in heavy metal.  He recorded just two major studio albums with Ozzy Osbourne – Blizzard of Ozz and Diary of a Madman, but it was enough firmly cement him in...

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