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Frampton’s Guitar Circus Tour Confirmed

Frampton to come alive again this summer with special guests B.B. King, Robert Cray and others

 

By Alex Baker

 

Peter Frampton will be back on the road this summer with Frampton’s Guitar Circus; a touring package that will see the Seventies guitar rock legend joined by the likes of B.B. King, Robert Cray, Sonny Landreth, and others.

 

The tour will kick off later… Read More

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Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival, Friday, April 12th, 2013 Reviewed by Rock NYC

Clapton’s Crossroads Festival lights up Madison Square Garden and Rock NYC’s Iman Lababedi brings us this review

 

By Iman Lababedi

 

Eric Clapton‘s “Crossroads Guitar Festival” was three and a half hours deep when the Chicago Blues giant Buddy Guy, the man who played IN HOWLING WOLF’S BAND, came on stage and blew everyone else off stage. I am not a blues fan myself, the idiom is… Read More

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Exclusive Interview: Don Felder of The Eagles

Don Felder, former guitarist with The Eagles, speaks with Guitar Shop TV about his amazing career, including his recent CD “Road to Forever.” Don discusses his early days in Gainesville Florida and his early associations with other rock icons such as Steven Stills, Duane Allman, Tom Petty and Bernie Leden. Don discusses his work with the Eaglkes including his seminal work on rock classics such as “Hotel California” and “One of These Nights” A not-to-be-missed conversation!

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Phish at Madison Square Garden, Friday Dec. 28th 2012 – Live Review from Rock NYC

Jam band standard-bearers open 4-night stint at the Garden and Rock NYC’s Iman Lababedi is on the scene

 

By Iman Lababedi

 

The second set of Phish‘s concert at MSG Friday night was epic. After a first set that had fans shrugging with an “A little rusty” after a four month break, Phish performed a defining “Tweezer” and a “Twist” including elements of “The Little Drummer Boy”… Read More

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Great Performances: BB King & Gary Moore “The Thrill is Gone”

Check this truly awesome on-stage performance of the blues classic “The Thrill is Gone” delivered by the late Gary Moore and the Master, BB King! Great dynamic between Gary and BB, with exciting phasing and execution. Red hot!

Sadly, Gary Moore passed away at the age of 58 in February 2011, due to a massive heart attack associated with consumption of large amounts of alcohol.

According to Wikipedia:

Moore started performing at a young age, having picked up a… Read More

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Blues @ The White House: Jagger, BB King, Beck

Regardless of your politics, you gotta admit one thing: this White House really knows how to party, and we must admit, having a little blues jam with legends like Mick Jagger, Jeff Beck, BB King, and Buddy Guy can make us forget for a while about stuff like unemployment, out-of-control spending and debt, and soaring gasoline prices. After all, don’t… Read More

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