2016 News Highlights


GOGO Ready to Rock for “Choose Your Sound”

GOGO Ready to Rock for “Choose Your Sound”

The Guitars Over Guns Organization's marquee benefit event, "Choose Your Sound," takes place this weekend! Kelly Blanco gets the details from CEO and Founder Chad Bernstein and student-turned-mentor Sierra Shaw.
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Miami Musician Chad Bernstein Gives Kids Hope with Guitars Over Guns

Miami Musician Chad Bernstein Gives Kids Hope with Guitars Over Guns

He believed young people could use music to make their lives better, and he focused on at-risk youth, helping redirect them from possible violence.
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Melting guns into musical instruments? That’s just 1 idea to transform Miami

Melting guns into musical instruments? That’s just 1 idea to transform Miami

Guitars Over Guns, a group that teaches music to middle school kids to combat the influence (and effect) of violence, wants to work with police to recast guns and bullet casings into musical instruments.
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GOG Singular Sound

GOG Singular Sound

Roxanne Vargas is joined by the man who inspired the movie 'War Dogs', David Packouz, and 'Guitars Over Guns' founder Chad Bernstein who share how they came together to help young music lovers. 
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Guitars Over Guns and Singular Sound Bring Music Education Tools to At-Risk Youth

Guitars Over Guns and Singular Sound Bring Music Education Tools to At-Risk Youth

Guitars Over Guns and Singular Sound announced a partnership that will bring the BeatBuddy, the world’s first guitar pedal drum machine, to the leading non-profit organization.
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Guitars Over Guns Organization Performance

Guitars Over Guns Organization Performance

We got an exclusive performance from the Guitars Over Guns Organization in preparation for The City of MIami's Marvel-ous 120th Birthday Party hosted by Silent Revolution.
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The City of Miami’s 120th Birthday Bash

The City of Miami’s 120th Birthday Bash

Roxanne Vargas talks to CEO and Co-Founder of Guitars Over Guns Organization Chad Bernstein and Operations Director Tillery James about The City of Miami's "Marvel-ous" 120th Birthday Party.
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Chicago emcee Add-2 creates Haven Studio for Chicago youth

Chicago emcee Add-2 creates Haven Studio for Chicago youth

"I felt it was important to have something like this specifically on the South Side of Chicago because I know the obstacles that our youth face."
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Rapper Add-2 Opening Music Studio To Keep Chicago Kids Off The Streets

Rapper Add-2 Opening Music Studio To Keep Chicago Kids Off The Streets

Working with organizations like the Common Ground Foundation and Guitars Over Guns has allowed him to be that positive male role model not every boy gets, he said.
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