Dean Announces Worldwide Shredder Contest

Dean Guitars, in association with the Dimebag Darrell Abbott Estate, has announced the “Get your Wings” worldwide Shredder Search—an online quest to crown the new king/queen of shred guitar ...
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The search is open to any and all guitar players around the world who think they have the chops to be named The BEST. Entry into the contest is free, and requires players to record a 60 second video clip of them at their best, upload the video to the Dean website, and tell their friends to vote for them on the site. The contest is open through November 1, 2008.

The Grand Prize winner, which will be determined by internet vote and a panel of Rockstar Judges, will receive:
• A Custom USA Dean Razorback Guitar ($5,000 value)
• A one-on-one Lesson with a Dean Artist
• An all expense paid trip to perform at the Dean DOA Party 2009 in Tampa, FL
• An official Dean Artist Endorsement
• A one-of-a-kind Bronze Dimebag Darrell Sculpture
• A one-year supply of Red Bull Energy Drink
• A complete M-Audio Recording Package including interface, Pro Tools M-Powered software and Digidesign Eleven Guitar Amp Modeling software.

Second Prize is a Dean from Hell ML, and a Dean Swag Pack. Third Prize is a Dimebag DBD Tribute ML and a Dean Swag Pack.

One winner will be selected every month to receive a Dean Guitars/Dimebag Darrell Swag pack, plus a limited edition “Dimebag II Rock Iconz Sculpture” by KnuckleBonz.

For more information on the Dean instruments, please visit the Dean web site,