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Holiday Wish List from New Cassettes

 

How many of you out there are in desperate need of a technological update? You are not alone; New Cassettes would love for a new computer and software to appear in their studio this season. It turns out the unlimited creativity it would allow is more important than the heat their current one provides. Who would have guessed?

 

New Cassettes‘ singer and guitarist, Owen Reed, also offered up a list of tunes he’d like to receive this year for the holidays. It is definitely an interesting… Read More

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Gear Profile: Taylor GS Series Acoustics

Dreaming about a gorgeous acoustic guitar in your Christmas stocking? Guitar Shop TV traveled to the dream destination of San Diego, home of Taylor Guitars to chat with Andy Lund about some new entries and innovations in their world-famous lines of guitars. In this clip Andy shows us one of the classic and exquisite Taylor GS (“Grand Symphony”) Acoustic Series, which features a mahogany back and sides,  a cedar top, and big, full tonality. The GS is also available in other tonewood combinations, including maple and rosewood, as well as… Read More

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Holiday Guide: With Lions

 

What do you want for the holidays? …the question that either provokes wide eyes and an immediate response, or a a major racking of the brain. When it comes to dream gear, both members of With Lions know exactly what they want; and it happens to be the same thing. As far as the best musically related holiday present, they both shared stories about instruments; alas, not similar at all this time. Read both answers below to get into the spirit of the season and learn a little… Read More

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Groovy Ladies: Aaron Stein of the Bowery Presents House List Holiday Playlist

It’s time to break out your roller skates and sequins for this one! The holidays are getting a funky twist with Aaron Stein’s Groovy Ladies playlist. The funny thing is, most of the songs he has selected are not by females, rather, about them… no matter what, they will want to make you get down.

Aaron Stein is a confessed live music addict.  He’s written for Relix, Jambase, The Bowery Presents – House List, curates the Shows Of The Week blogspot and is one of the founders of the… Read More

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Holiday Gift Guide: Andrew Charles Rock Fashion

 

Looking to get in touch with your inner rock star in 2012? Or maybe just kick up your outter coolness a notch? We suggest starting with your wardrobe and looking at the exciting rock and roll inspired clothing line, Andrew Charles.

 

Andy Hilfiger, musician and life-long clothing enthusiast, has created a cool fashion line that integrates the inspiring sounds of rock n roll with with unique visual designs. Inspiration for the men’s items is drawn from Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler; who continues to make enduring fashion statements throughout… Read More

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Notion Music’s Progression App

You can’t always take your guitar with you, so what are you to do when a sudden burst of inspiration or a wave of boredom overcomes you? Break out your handy iPad and open the Progression app! Notion Music has found the next best thing, allowing you to pen your ideas on the spot; well that is, until it becomes socially acceptable to rock out everywhere in public.

 

Progression, a guitar tab editor for your iPad, gives you the convenience of an easy-to-use guitar tab creation tool right… Read More

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