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Gear Profile: The Jimi Hendrix Setup Experience

In the narration for the film Jimi Plays Monterey, John Phillips of the Mamas and the Papas said, “the incredible thing was, you could watch him like a hawk, but you could not figure out how he did it.” It’s true that the innovative guitar god may have taken many of his trade secrets with him to his grave. But one thing we are fortunate to have been left with is a fairly accurate picture of the gear setup he used.

 

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September Artist Showcase Finalists


This month’s six exciting Artist Showcase Finalists are now posted below. They are also available on both our Facebook page and Twitter feed.

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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August Artist Showcase Winner: On Tracy Lane


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!

 

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JACOBS LADDER

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 WarpedRead More

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WOOSTER

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

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SINNERS SAINTS

With a self-proclaimed, “balls to the wall attitude,” Philadelphia’s Sinners Saints deliver ear splitting, catchy upstart rock anthems in the grand style of the best of what the 1980s Sunset Strip once had to offer. Wearing influences like Motley Crue, Gun & Roses and Aerosmith on their tattered sleeves, Sinners Saints is made up of lead vocalist Read More

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