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GSTV Featured Artist : Fill The Silence 1 – Artist Showcase

Fill the Silence is a modern rock band with decidedly classic roots. The band’s music is a fusion of past influences like Neil Young and Led Zeppelin with a heavy, contemporary alt rock sound. Fill the Silence is fronted by the emotive and charismatic Nate Brown on vocals. Brown is capably backed by Chris Bailey on lead guitar, Dave Swanberg on rhythm, Curtis Carver on bass and Tyrel Swezey on drums. The band are already well known in their hometown of Seattle and thanks to extensive touring that’s seen them… Read More

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Nylon Pink

Nylon Pink are an uber-hot gang of pop-punk vixens that hail from, where else – Hollywood, California. The band’s bio, which describes their vibe as being like “Hello Kitty on acid,” is pretty much right on the mark. Nylon Pink’s sexy, razor sharp visual appeal and edgy, contemporary rock sound have made the band something of an Internet sensation. They even have their own jewelry line. Nylon Pink are fronted by vocal temptress Kaila Yu who is ably backed by Katt Lee on bass, Kiki Wongo on lead guitar, Jamie… Read More

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January Artist Showcase Winner: Sicotropico

 

Guitar Shop TV’s January Artist Showcase winner is the exciting power trio Sicotropico. Hailing from Bogota, Colombia, Sicotropico’s sound is an innovative fusion of rock and world music. The band is composed of Caribbean Colombian musicians who draw on a variety of eclectic influences which also include jazz, salsa and funk to craft a distinct, heavy sound that is all their own. Catch the band in action in this great live clip of them performing their Santana-like original, “Veneno.”

 

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February Artist Showcase Finalists


 

Guitar Shop TV is excited to present February’s six Artist Showcase finalists. Our competition continues to attract thousands of submissions from great bands around the world and we think this month’s finalists represent amazing talent. OurJanuary winner, Sicotropico, received rave reviews as well the largest number of votes from our viewers around the world.

 

All you need to do to show their support for one of this month’s six finalists is to REGISTER and VOTE FOR YOUR BAND AT OUR “POLL STATION” ON THE UPPER RIGHT HANDRead More

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Guitar Toolkit –iPhone App

 

Guitar Toolkit –iPhone App
Available at Apple’s App Store, Guitar Toolkit provides a super- accurate chromatic tuner for 6- and 12-string guitars, 4-, 5- and 6-string bass, banjo, mandolin, and ukulele. It covers standard and alternate tunings for each instrument and also provides a library of over 500,000 Read More

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GSTV Episode 14: NAMM Highlights, Epiphone, Agile Partners

GSTV Episode Fouteen: Gear! Including part one of our coverage of the National Association of Music Makers (NAMM) annual convention in Anaheim, California, Agile Partners and their amazing “Amp Kit” modeling technology and a visit with “Dr. Epiphone” Will Jones who showed us some very cool new Epiphone models.

 

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