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HaleAmanO is a Las Vegas reggae band with a sound that also incorporate elements of rock and soul. Recently the band released their debut album House of Sharks on iTunes. HaleAmanO are also a regular favorite on the Vegas live circuit, having played gigs in support of bands that include Katchafire, Iration, and the The Aggrolites.  Get a dose of HaleAmano’s infectious live energy yourself in this video of the band playing “Fiyah” live at the Vegas House of Blues.

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Gary Clark, Jr. “Bright Lights”

Check out this video of one of our favorite “New Generation” Blues Players, Gary Clark Jr., at the Crossroads Guitar Festival 2010. The Boston Globe said: “Gary Clark Jr. is a young force steeped in old sounds…. Ten years in the making, Gary Clark Jr., is about to become an overnight sensation” Sooo Soulful!

Stay tuned to GSTV for much more on Gary.

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Southern Hospitality: Kara Clark


Nashville rocker Kara Clark has a sultry growling voice that lends itself perfectly to the driving, guitar driven alt country rock conjured up by her talented backing group. Clark is of Native American descent and wears influences like Johnny Cash, Janis Joplin and Guns and Roses on her sleeve. Check out this smoky black and white live clip of the girl in action in this video for “Southern Hospitality.”

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Shop Spotlight: The Music Zoo – Long Island, New York

Tommy Colletti, Owner and CEO of The Music Zoo in Roslyn, Long island, New York speaks with GSTV about his love for guitars and his passion for delivering quality instruments and service to his customers. Colletti established The Music Zoo 19 years ago, and recently relocated to an expansive new location to better serve his growing clientele. He also discusses how technology has changed the guitar community, his personal guitar collection, and along with one of his all-time favorite guitars, EddieRead More

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Hicksville Trailer Palace: A Cool Getaway

Hicksville, anyone? Looking for a cool place to get away from it all? Take a weekend off, decompress, maybe write or even record a song or two? Consider a road trip to the Hicksville Trailer Palace in Joshua Tree; just two hours outside of L.A.


Opened in 2010, Hicksville is a unique motel and artist retreat with accommodations that consist of vintage Airstream-type trailers, each of which is decorated in its own unique theme.


There’s a ‘70s bachelor pad trailer known… Read More

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Gibson Guitar Exhibit: Music, Art, & Soul

GSTV interviews Artist James Willis at the Gibson Guitar Art Exhibit at The Music Zoo in Roslyn, Long Island, NY

Gibson Custom, a division of Gibson Guitar, recently announced its exclusive Artist in Residency program. The new program, based in Nashville, was established to inspire fine art through the support of established and emerging artists.
According to Gibson’s website: “James A. Willis,… Read More

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