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In the rare 1990 interview on Dutch TV, John Frusciante, lead guitarist for The Red Hot Chili Peppers talks about Hendrix and how he influenced his style. Frusciante’s guitar work is considered by many to be strongly influenced by the melodic power pioneered by Hendrix. This interview took place in 1990 as part of a Hendrix documentary filmed by Dutch TV, and contains some great black and white live footage of Jimi performing “Machine Gun” – Not to be missed
BEGINNING THIS MONTH, WE HAVE DECIDED TO LET YOU, OUR FANS, REVIEW THE SIX FINALISTS BELOW AND DETERMINE THE MONTHLY WINNER THROUGH ONLINE VOTING!
All you need to do to show their support for one of this month’s six finalists is to REGISTER FOR A FREE MEMBERSHIP on www.guitarshoptv.com AND VOTE FOR YOUR BAND IN THE COMMENT BOX BELOW!
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On Tracy Lane, or OTL, are Guitar Shop TV’s Artist Showcase winners of the month! OTL was started in 2003 in LA by singer/songwriter Darryn Yates. With the addition of guitarist Jerry McFarland in 2005, rhythm guitarist Jeremy Johnson and drummer Sean Roche in 2010, and newest addition, James Reed on bass, OTL is bigger and better than ever!
After 1.5 million online plays, 200,000+ fans from all over the world, and countless tours across the… Read More
Jacobs Ladder, a rock, powerpop and reggae band formed in 2001 have had a lot of much deserved success over the years. The band is made up of Oren Maisner on lead vocals and guitar, Sammy Gonzalez on bass and vocals and Brian Hernandez on drums. They have played over 600 shows including sets at SXSW and the Warped… Read More
Wooster, a cool band from Santa Cruz, California with a rock, blues, soul, and reggae sound,is led by boy/girl vocal duo Caroline Kuspa and Brian Gallagher (also on rhythm guitar) along with Zach Donoghue on lead guitar, Bobby Hanson on bass, Nate Fredrick on drums, Gianni Staiano on Keys and Dustin Hengl on trumpet. With… Read More