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Phil Jones Briefcase Amps – Mighty Mites!

Compact guitar amps that pack a mighty punch

 

“Be prepared to catch your chin before it hits the floor.” That how Phil Jones Amps describes the powerful impact of its compact amps series for bassists and guitarists—They are really amazing—We were really impressed by the volume tine and overall quality of these briefcase sized amps, worthy of your consideration.
According to the Phil Jones Amp website:  “….. you might not use this amp for the next Woodstock. For the next small to medium size gig? You certainly… Read More

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Black Rebel Motorcycle Club Announce Live Dates, New Album

Los Angeles neo-psychedelic trio to play 3 dates in December prior to 2013 tour and new album

 

By Alex Baker

 

The Black Rebel Motorcycle Club will be back in action next year with a world tour scheduled to kick off in March. The band have also been hard at work in the studio and apparently are nearing completion on the follow-up to 2010′s Beat the Devil’s Tattoo, although no official release date has been confirmed.

 

The band has… Read More

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Rolling Stones: ‘Crossfire Hurricane’ on HBO Tonight!

New documentary celebrating band’s spectacular 50 year history set to air on U.S. TV tonight

 

By Alex Baker

 

Crossfire Hurricane, the new documentary about the Rolling Stones will make its U.S. television debut on HBO tonight.

 

The two and a half hour film recently premiered at the London Film Festival and has been met with praise from critics, who seem united in the… Read More

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Led Zeppelin Release Black Dog Clip from ‘Celebration Day’

Iconic British heavy metal forefathers drop another clip from Celebration Day film of their 2007 one-off reunion show

 

By Alex Baker

 

Led Zeppelin have unleashed another online clip from their new concert film Celebration Day.

 

The clip is a live performance of the Zeppelin classic “Black Dog” taken from their 2007 reunion show at the O2 Arena in London. The godfathers of heavy rock reunited for the one time show,… Read More

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Win an Orange Guitar Amp from Classic Rock Magazine

Publication to give away OR15H amp head and speaker cabinet from legendary British amp manufacturer

 

By Alex Baker

 

With its classic Orange Amp styling and warm blues rock tone, the “Pics Only” model was arguably the definitive model produced by the storied British amp manufacturer when it was first introduced in 1972. It was known as the Pics Only because it used pictures rather than words to identify the control knobs on the front panel.… Read More

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Fender Releases Limited Edition Sheryl Crow Telecaster

Female rock icon’s signature model unveiled by Fender Custom Shop

 

 

by Alex Baker

 

Fender Guitars has introduced a limited edition Sheryl Crow 1959 Custom Telecaster.

 

The instrument is available in an ultra-limited edition run, with only 60 of them having been made. One was signed by Crow herself and donated to the National Breast Cancer Foundation as part of… Read More

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