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GSTV Featured Artist : SwampDaWamp- Artist Showcase

Part outlaw country, part Southern rock, Swampdawamp are a heavy-hitting outfit from Nashville, TN. Led by charismatic frontman Gig Michaels, Swampdawamp is a true working class rock outfit that likes to party while also maintaining a social consciousness. Recently the band’s patented brand of “swamp rock” – a raw distillation of hard rock, blues,… Read More

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GSTV Featured Artist : Crawpuppies – Artist Showcase

Hailing from northern Indiana by way of Chicago, the Crawpuppies are a very cool Midwestern rock outfit with a classic rock-inspired take on contemporary alt rock. Local favorites throughout the Chicagoland area, the band has opened for such touring arena rock luminaries as Everclear, Cracker, Hanson, and Counting Crows. A prolific cover band, the Crawpuppies also compose catchy originals as you can see from this clip of the band doing a pop up live video in Chicago.

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Promotional Clip: Indie Music Festival, Las Vegas 2012 – Trailer

 

Guitar Shop TV is excited to partner with The Annual Indie Music Fest, which will be held this year on April 27th-28th, 2012, at The Henderson Pavilion, Green Valley-Las Vegas, Nevada.

 

This exciting two day competition showcase is themed: “The East Coast Vs. The West Coast,” is a unique and special event, with a special element of celebration for the indie artist. The Festival will have 40 of the best unsigned indie artists selected… Read More

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Gear Profile: Taylor Acoustics


Guitar Shop TV met with Taylor Guitars at NAMM to check out their redesigned rosewood bodied 700 series to a vintage Americana style with a standard Englemann top and venetian cutaway. In addition to the new look, guitars in the 300 series and above are now also available in a nylon string model. The 200 series budget-friendly guitars have also been made available in a black or sunburst top. Check out the above video for more detail!

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Gear Profile: Taylor GS Mini Guitar

Still dreaming of a beautiful, but somewhat smaller, acoustic under the Christmas tree? In part two of our interview with Taylor Guitars in San Diego, Guitar Shop TV chats with Andy Lund about the very cool Taylor Mini GS (“Grand Symphony”) Acoustic Series. The Mini is an extremely popular “travel guitar” that appeals to both beginners and more advanced players. Each is equipped with a small harness to accomodate a small pickup and as such this instrument can be ideal for gigs.

 

 

 

Taylor Guitars was founded in 1974… Read More

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Gear Profile: Taylor GS Series Acoustics

Dreaming about a gorgeous acoustic guitar in your Christmas stocking? Guitar Shop TV traveled to the dream destination of San Diego, home of Taylor Guitars to chat with Andy Lund about some new entries and innovations in their world-famous lines of guitars. In this clip Andy shows us one of the classic and exquisite Taylor GS (“Grand Symphony”) Acoustic Series, which features a mahogany back and sides,  a cedar top, and big, full tonality. The GS is also available in other tonewood combinations, including maple and rosewood, as well as… Read More

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