November – The latest GUITARIST magazine ( December issue ) , features the ZEMAITIS acoustic that Tony built for Ralph McTell.
November – Crossfire Hurricane is a film celebrating The Rolling Stones’ 50th anniversary. It has lots of great shots of Ronnie Wood playing his Zemaitis Disc Front, Metal Front and Pearl Front guitars. It also has rare footage of Keith Richards with his Zemaitis Macabre.
November – The video for The Rolling Stones’ new single, Doom And Gloom, has Ronnie Wood playing his Zemaitis Disc Front:
October – Mail on Sunday magazine featured a new Zemaitis Pearl Front in its Objects of Desire section.
Tony Zemaitis received a mention in the latest GUITARIST magazine ( November issue ). Steve Harley spoke about his Zemaitis in the magazine.
September – Another article on the ‘Hendrix shaving’ in the Collective Spirit BOAT PROJECT – October edition of Guitar and Bass
August – Another Zemaitis metal front on Internet auction site with COPY engraving! Zemaitis guitars appear in GREAT BRITISH ELECTRIC GUITAR BIBLE (they reprinted an article on my collection from 2004, most of the guitars have been sold now).
July – Zemaitis on Internet auction site with COPY engraving!!
May – Zemaitis gets another mention regarding the Collective Spirit BOAT PROJECT – TIME magazine.
April – There is a photo of the shavings from the Jimi Hendrix played Zemaitis 12 string in the GUARDIAN newspaper (2nd Aptil 2012).
You can read in the paper how they were donated to THE BOAT PROJECT. http://www.guardian.co.uk/culture/gallery/2012/may/02/the-boat-project-in-pictures#/?picture=388454758&index=6
April – Guns n Roses and The Faces were inducted into the Rock n Roll Hall of Fame – both bands played Zemaitis Guitars at their induction! Here are some videos (taken from the audience so not great quality):
March – The Sun newspaper spoke to the Z Club about the JIMI HENDRIX shavings donated to the Boat Project (www.theboatproject.com). The article is due in April.
February – Daily Mail (UK newspaper) has an article entitled Steve Harley: What makes the Cockney Rebel singer smile? Number 1 is his Zemaitis!
January – We regret to inform you that the Zemaitis Museum in Tokyo has now closed.
January – The estate of GEORGE HARRISON announced their involvement in the APP for I Pad THE GUITAR COLLECTION OF GEORGE HARRISON. The APP will feature a tour of George’s guitars, including one of his Zemaitis acoustics.