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Sicotropico

Sicotropico Hailing from Bogota, Columbia, Sicotropico is a power trio whose sound is an innovative fusion of rock and world music. The band is composed of Caribbean Columbian 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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Eliza Neals

Although she is currently based in NYC, blues-rock singer Eliza Neals’ sound is firmly rooted in her hometown of Detroit. This Motown diva has a raspy, classically trained voice, which is perfectly suited for her gritty, sexy soul tinged blues-rock originals. Watch Eliza and her smoking hot band in action in this video clip for “Misery.”

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June Divided

June Divided are an indie rock quartet from Philadelphia. The band has a distinct, radio friendly sound and despite only having been formed in 2010, they have already appeared at the SXSW Music Festival in Austin and on the Vans Warped Tour. See for yourself why June Divided are attracting fans across the country with this well-produced video clip for “Bullet.”

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Guitar Shop TV Episode 12: Johnny Winter/WD-HAN

GSTV Episode Twelve

 

Blues Rock legend Johnny Winter speaks with GSTV about his exciting new blues legends CD, his recent tour of Japan, his early gigs with Muddy Waters and BB King,  slide guitar and much more. Best known for his late 1960s and 1970s high-energy blues-rock albums and live performances, Winter also produced three Grammy-winning albums for blues legend Muddy Waters. Since his time with Waters, Johnny Winter has recorded… Read More

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Austin City Limits Music Festival 2011: Highlights

Austin City Limits (often abbreviated as ACL) is an American Public  TV music program that helped Austin Texas to become widely known as “Live Music Capital of the World,” and is the only television show to receive the National Medal of Arts, which it was awarded in 2003.

 

Initially created to celebrate the “Music of Texas” featuring “Western swing,” “Read More

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Producing Pink Floyd: Legendary Record Producer Alan Parsons

Legendary British audio engineer, musician, and record producer Alan Parsons met with Guitar Shop TV recently to discuss his amazing career and current projects. Alan was involved with the production of several classic rock albums, including The BeatlesAbbey Road and Let It Be, as well as Pink Floyd‘s The Dark Side of the Moon for which Pink Floyd credit him as an important contributor. Parsons’ own group, The Alan Parsons Project, as well as… Read More

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