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Wayne Kramer of the MC5 – GSTV’s Exclusive Interview

Wayne Kramer talks to GSTV about the MC5, guitars, and his new jazz project

 

Interview by Alex Baker

 

As a founding member of the MC5, Wayne Kramer is arguably one of the most influential American rock guitarists to emerge from the 1960s era. The MC5’s revolutionary stance and proto-punk sound were ahead of their time and while they never became a huge success, they’ve been massively influential on generations of bands since then. After the MC5 broke up, Wayne did a two-year stint in prison… Read More

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Scorpions “Rock You Like a Hurricane” Unplugged – Video

German metal legends perform innovative acoustic version of metal anthem for MTV Unplugged

 

The Scorpions are back and they’ve released a video for a stunning acoustic version of their classic metal anthem “Rock You Like a Hurricane” to accompany their recent MTV Unplugged album release.

 

The video was shot over a two night performance the group played in September of 2013 at the Read More

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Kings of A&R Reveal Top 8 Emerging Artists

Check out this “The Top 8 Emerging Artists” by our friends at Kings of A&R , a cool music industry site focused on up and coming artists:
 
1) Maggie Chapman – Graffiti
2) Beth Spangler – Like A Bird
3) Radio Days – I’ve Got My Ways On Saturdays
4) Karra – Wild Love
5) Mike Deleasa – To Damn Beautiful
6) Tommy Burr – Lights Out
7) Brittany Ray – Love Is Worth It
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Gibson Unveils Billy F Gibbons Goldtop Les Paul

ZZ Top axe slinger gets a new signature model Les Paul

 

Gibson Guitars has partnered with legendary ZZ Top guitarist Billy Gibbons to launch the new Billy F Gibbons Goldtop Les Paul. Gibson are referring to the guitar as a “ground up” version of the Les Paul, with Gibbons providing specific input on how to tweak everything from the electronics to actual construction.

 

The limited edition model sports a maple top, mahogany neck, maple spine, and… Read More

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Scorpion Child “Kings Highway” – Video

Scorpion Child launches new video with intro from Thin Lizzy‘s Scott Gorham

 

Austin, TX rockers, Scorpion Child have a released a new video for their song “Kings Highway.” The new animated clip was directed by acclaimed stop-motion animator, Jess Cope, best known for her work in Tim Burton‘s Frankenweenie.

 

Scorpion Child frontman, Aryn Jonathon Black had this to say about the video:… Read More

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Bruce Sprinsteen Covers “Highway to Hell” Live in Australia

The Boss takes a credible pass at AC/DC classic at Perth Arena show

 

Bruce Springsteen showed Australian fans that he still knows how to rock, opening his recent show at the Perth Arena with a cover of the AC/DC classic “Highway to Hell.”

 

The song was a fitting opener for the final night of Bruce and his band’s three-night stint at… Read More

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