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Johnny Cooper is a singularly talented singer/songwriter/guitarist who hails from Wichita Falls, Texas. A formidable frontman at 23, Cooper possesses a high, cutting rock timbre that instantly grabs your attention and yet goes down as smooth as velvet. With his backing band in tow, Cooper plays some 200 live shows a year. As he slashes and croons his way through original material that’s an enticing blend of rock, soul, blues and pop, Cooper is supported by a… Read More

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The Vibrant Sound is an alternative hip-hop outfit from Provo, Utah. Fronted by singer/guitarist McKay Stevens, the band plays an eclectic blend of hip-hop and catchy indie rock that’s inflected with flourishes of soul and jazzy guitar, courtesy of lead player Ed Eyre. Eyre and Stevens are joined by Aaron Eskaran on trumpet, Jacob Skaggs on drums, Adam Kaiser on keys, Rachel Kaiser on bass and Lindsey Stirling on violin. With… Read More

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Hopes High is a very cool Rock/Pop band that originated at State College, PA and is currently based in Los Angeles where the band just finished at new EP at Lair Studio. The band is made up of Jesse Weidner on vocals and guitar, Keenan Hall on guitar, Matt Mark on guitar, TJ Barnhart on bass, and Steve Tippeconnic on drums. Featured is their very catchy pop tune “Move Stop Wait” which has hit single written all over it!

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Guitar Shop TV Episode 7: Jimmy Wallace/Dallas Guitar Show

This episode features our exclusive conversation with legendary Texas guitarist, promoter and businessman Jimmy Wallace, founder of the Dallas International Guitar Festival, along with scenes from the red-hot Dallas music scene, including amazing LIVE blues footage from one of the Big D’s coolest clubs “The Bone,” and much more!


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Exclusive Interview: Matt Schofield, British Blues Guitar Sensation

Guitar Shop TV sat down recently for an exclusive interview with British blues sensation Matt Schofield, backstage at the Rockwood Music Hall in New York… Schofield is widely regarded as one of the most distinctive and innovative guitarists to have emerged on the world scene for several generations. He is rated in the top ten British blues guitarists of all time (Guitar & Bass Magazine) putting him in the company of such iconic names as… Read More

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Gear Profile: Gretsch Duo Jet George Harrison Tribute Guitar

Joe Carducci, Product Specialist for GRETSCH GUITARS, shows us this amazing Limited Edition instrument and several other cool Gretsches.


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