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Guitar titan Jeff Beck talks with Fender Vision about what drives his practicing and how he must be “the most irritating person to live with,” for whomever has to listen to it! Beck also mentions that he’s been playing a Start since 1959 and is still discovering new ways to use it and that for him it remains the perfect instrument.
Beck also shares his passion for building cars and discusses his Read More
It Might Get Loud, the 2009 epic guitar film, is a real treat. In this incredibly cool sequence, Jimmy Page explains to fellow legend The Edge of U2, how he came up with the chord sequence from the Led Zeppelin classic “Kashmir” Based on their awed expressions, it seems that Page has put Jack White and Edge under… Read More
Where is the love? Well, it is right here, and her name is Caroline Jones. With an onstage temperament of a gentle soul comes sweet vocal tonality and musicality, and she is as welcoming as you could possibly hope for from an artist. While her influences – including Son House, Ella Fitzgerald, and other notables – had notably strong vocals, Caroline is also a clear contender with a robust and… Read More
Connecticut-based quartet Novus Dae are architects of a distinct hard rock sound that’s one part alt-metal and one part experimental fusion. The group has earned a regional following through extensive touring throughout New England and appearances in support of such acts as Taproot, Jet Black Stare and Three Days Grace among others. Currently Novus Dae are preparing to build on their regional success with a nationwide tour. In the meantime, check out the official video for “One Night’s Madness.”
Russian-born Marina V is a singer/songwriter whose voice has been called “hauntingly beautiful” by the LA Times. Incorporating influences as disperse as the Beatles, Tori Amos and Tchaikovsky, Marina has cultivated a distinct piano-driven contemporary pop sound that would seem easily capable of taking the airwaves by storm. As a live act, Marina V has entertained audiences worldwide with appearances in Moscow, Sydney, Paris and around Los Angeles, where she is currently based. Watch the official video for Marina V’s original number “You Make Me Beautiful.”