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Ozzy Osbourne coming to the Limited Edition AG RiffMaster™ Guitar Controller from ArtGuitar

Custom Guitar Design Shop Adds Five Limited Edition Guitar Controller Designs Available Exclusively at ArtGuitar.com

Niwot, CO - October 23, 2007- ArtGuitar®, a leading designer of innovative custom paint and technology for guitars, along with licensing partner Signatures Network, announced today it will offer two exclusive designs featuring heavy metal pioneer Ozzy Osbourne for its limited edition AG RiffMaster Guitar Controller. In addition, ArtGuitar unveiled three new designs from iconic rock band KISS to add to its guitar controller portfolio.

"We create detailed designs featuring iconic rock artists that you simply can't find anywhere else, and we're thrilled to add Ozzy Osbourne to our guitar controller portfolio," stated Steve Spurgeon, CEO of ArtGuitar. "The AG RiffMaster Guitar Controller truly customizes the rock experience and our customers now have 16 limited edition designs to choose from."

The AG RiffMaster Guitar Controller is a genuine life-size Peavey® guitar modified for play with guitar based music videogames on the Playstation®2 computer entertainment system and is exclusively available online at www.artguitar.com. Its elegant glossy finish offers a sleek professional feel, while the custom design showcases an incredible crisp image of rock icons, ideal for display. In addition to the newly announced Ozzy Osbourne and KISS designs, ArtGuitar also offers exclusive images from Pantera and Lynyrd Skynyrd in its guitar controller portfolio.

ArtGuitar is best known for its patented process that digitally paints images onto real guitars, transforming the instruments into collectible masterpieces. Using the same state-of-the-art technology, ArtGuitar and Peavey are bringing exclusive, limited edition designs to a guitar controller for the first time. To pre-order the AG RiffMaster Guitar Controller or learn more about ArtGuitar please visit www.ArtGuitar.com.

About ArtGuitar®:

ArtGuitar, based in Niwot, CO specializes in custom artwork for electric and acoustic guitars. Its patented process uses a quality paint finish to lay original images onto each guitar, transforming the instrument into a true masterpiece. ArtGuitar designs are currently available for customized guitars from Peavey®, Fender and Gibson. The company also pioneered the world's first videogame guitar controller crafted from a genuine guitar with the introduction of the limited edition AG RiffMaster Guitar Controller. To learn more about ArtGuitar® or its products please visit: http://www.artguitar.com

About Peavey® Electronics:

Founded in 1965, Peavey® is one of the world's largest manufacturers of musical instruments and professional sound equipment. Peavey has earned more than 180 patents and produces more than 2,000 products, which are distributed throughout the United States and to 136 other countries.

Peavey® revolutionized guitar-making in the 1970s with the first guitar built using CNC computer-controlled machinery, which bridged the gap between the vintage and modern eras in guitar-making. At the new www.PeaveyCustomShop.com, musicians can now personalize their guitars with any JPEG image or graphic, and also choose from more than 16 million color and feature options. To find out more, visit www.peavey.com.

About Signatures Network:

Signatures Network is the leading entertainment licensing and merchandising company, holding the merchandising and marketing rights to more than 125 top celebrities, lifestyle brands, and entertainment properties including: Black Sabbath, Ozzy Osbourne, The Beatles, ZZ Top, Kiss, The Who and many others.

For more information, please visit www.signaturesnetwork.com.

ArtGuitar Media Contact:

Brandon Price

Reverb Communications

209-586-1495 x113


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