We recently broke the news that The Beatles will be joining the music video game phenomenon, Rock Band. In anticipation of this release, people have their eyes on the Beatles Rock Band guitars.
These plastic instruments are copies of John Lennon's signature Rickenbacker 325 and George Harrison's Gretsch Duo Jet guitar.
I guess you can now really become a rock star!
Implications - Any product that lets users mimic and pay tribute to the icons that inspire them is bound to be popular with a wide number of people. This trend reflects the growing desire of society to emulate its most famous celebrities and the increasing number of products companies are producing to allow them to do so.