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Rocking the Vote: Which Music Stars are Turning Out for Which Candidates?

Stevie Wonder, Bruce Springsteen, Kid Rock all turn out in support of their candidates

 

By Alex Baker

 

Bill Clinton’s 1992 successful bid for the White House may have been the first modern presidential campaign to feature a rock and roll theme song – Fleetwood Mac‘s “Don’t Stop (Thinking About Tomorrow).” In the two decades that have ensued since then, rock and politics have become evermore intertwined.

 

The current election is certainly no exception. PresidentRead More

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Rockers Come Out in Support of Hurricane Sandy Relief

Springsteen, Bon Jovi, Sting, Aguilera, Aerosmith, Billy Joel all take part in Hurricane Sandy: Coming Together telethon

By Alex Baker

 

With much of the East Coast still reeling from the devastating impact of Hurricane Sandy last week, a handful of the biggest names in the music industry came together on Friday night to take part in a telethon to raise money for Red Cross relief.

 

Hurricane Sandy: Coming Together featured performances from deeply rooted Jersey… Read More

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“Producing Van Halen”: Exclusive Interview with Legendary Record Producer Andy Johns

“Producing Van Halen” Guitar Shop TV sits down with legendary record producer Andy Johns (The Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin, Van Halen, and many other rock greats) In this exclusive interview, Andy discusses his work with Eddie Van Halen in producing several of his classic rock albums.

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Pete Townshend Storms Offstage on Who Tour Opening Night

Veteran guitarist walks offstage during the encore of The Who’s tour opener

By Alex Baker

 

No sooner had the Who embarked upon the latest edition of their Quadrophenia Tour, when the old specter of the ‘Orrible Oo’ suddenly reared its ugly head.

 

The veteran English rock band were in the middle of playing “You Better You Bet” during an encore last night in… Read More

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Bruce Springsteen “Born to Run”

As Barack Obama said, “I’m the President but he’s the Boss.

 

The flood waters of the storm have barely begun to recede back to the Shore and New Jersey’s favorite son has already announced he’ll be coming to his state’s aid. Bruce Springsteen, Read More

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LA WEEKLY: The Seven Sexiest Guitars

LA Weekly recently put out a list of their picks for the seven sexiest guitars. Below is a quick excerpt from their list. Be sure to hit the link after the jump for the full rundown, and be sure to leave a comment with some of your own favorites.

 

The Seven Sexiest Guitars

By LA Weekly


Martin Acoustic 000-18 Kenny Sultan Sunburst Custom Signature Edition
For those of you who prefer an intimate encounter, this sunburst beauty will inspire ballads and Bic lighters. Her solid premium… Read More

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