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LIMS gets a worldwide first with a Live webcast and online voting for Guitar Idol competition:
Posted by admin with No Comments The coolest guitar competition on the planet, Guitar Idol 2008 drew thousands of entries from around the world and the standard was simply staggering. Gustavo Guerra from Brazil, came first and was invited back next day to open for Yngwie Malmsteen.

Guitar Idol 2009 will be the biggest international competition for guitarists worldwide, and this year the judging is global as well with the introduction of a live webcast of the event with online voting. The competition has gathered pace in recent weeks with over 160,000 visitors to the site in the last two weeks alone

Licklibrary have also recently announced that guitar legend Steve Vai will be a celebrity judge and they will be presenting a special award on his behalf to his favourite contestant will be broadcasting a live webcast of the Guitar Idol final from the London International Music Show live stage on Saturday June 13th, register online at to join the panel of judges from around the world and vote for your Guitar Idol.

If you can’t get to LIMS and can’t watch the live webcast of the competition and miss your chance to vote for a winner, check out the finalists performances for yourself at and see if you agree with Steve. (performances available to view from June 17th at