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Matt Schofield Live in Amsterdam – Video

British blues rocker performs “The Day You Left” at North Sea Jazz Club in Amsterdam

 

Matt Schofield has been a fixture on the international blues scene for more than a decade. Having got his start playing in the house bands of various festivals around Europe, the Manchester-born guitarist embarked on a successful… Read More

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Ana Popovic Live at the Iridium in NYC

GSTV’s exclusive video of Serbian blues-rock diva Ana Popovic live in New York

 

Serbian born, Memphis-based Ana Popovic is one of the most exciting female guitarists to come along in some time. Introduced to the blues at a young age by her father, Popovic has developed a fiery, passionate style of playing and singing. After relocating from her native Yugoslavia to Read More

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The Black Crowes, Paradiso Amsterdam, 19 June, 2013 – Reviewed by The Mad Dog Blogger

The Black Crowes bring their shambolic brand of retro rock to Amsterdam’s Paradisio and GSTV’s Mad Dog Blogger brings us his review

 

 

By The Mad Dog

 

Fittingly, Amsterdam’s historic 1,500 capacity Paradiso Club played host to two sold-out Crowes shows on the second leg of a European sandwich tour which saw US dates as the filling in between the two city and festival bounces around Europe. Granted, these guys need the obligatory hiatus every once in a while so the… Read More

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Blaudzun: Holland’s Answer to Bon Iver?

Exclusive performance and interview with the Netherlands acoustic rock/folk singer

 

By Alex Baker

 

Blaudzun is in fact Dutch singer-songwriter Johannes Sigmond, who after adopting the name of famed Danish Olympic cyclist Verner Blaudzun, began performing on the local music scene in Utrecht around 2007.

 

In the half decade or so since then,  Blaudzun has made something of a name for himself in the Netherlands; playing… Read More

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Ana Popovic: GSTV’s Exclusive Interview with Female Blues/Rock Sensation

Serbian blues/rock guitarist talks to Guitar Shop TV backstage at the Iridium in NYC

 

Belgrade-born Ana Popovic was introduced to the blues at an early age by her father. Taking up the guitar as a teenager, Ana began performing on the European blues circuit in the mid 1990s. By decade’s end, she’d recorded an album with her band Hush and relocated to Amsterdam to study at… Read More

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Great Venues: The Melkweg Club – Amsterdam


One of the most famous club/entertainment complexes in Europe, the Melkweg Club (Dutch for Milky Way) was founded in 1970 when a local theater group took over a old dairy building and transformed it into a concert venue and nightclub.

 

The Melkweg draws many of the hottest up and coming international touring acts, such as electric blues guitarist and singer Ana Popovic. Popovic was raised in war-torn Belgrade, in the… Read More

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