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From Take 5: Friday Take 5

Take 5: Friday

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Irish guitar hero smashes world record after 114 hours of jamming

Dave Browne became a true guitar hero when he broke the Guinness World Record for the most time playing a guitar this morning.

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The 9 at 9: Friday

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Irishman attempts Guinness World Record of playing the guitar for 101 hours straight

Dave Browne has begun his world record attempt in Dublin this afternoon and says the hardest challenge will be to stay awake for the next four days as he strums his heart out.