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Gary Clark Jr and John Mayer – “Born Under a Bad Sign”

Blues-rock sensation Gary Clark Jr joined onstage by celebrity guitarist John Mayer at 2013 Rock Hall induction

 

Performing at the 2013 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony back on May 18, Gary Clark Jr was joined onstage by none other than Katy Perry’s on-again off-again love interest, John Mayer.

 

Standing before a packed house laden with industry insiders at L.A.’s Nokia Theater, the dynamic guitar duo… Read More

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Eric Clapton’s New Signature Martin

Martin Guitars unveils limited edition Eric Clapton Crossroads Madagascar model

 

Martin Guitars has unveiled a new limited edition Eric Clapton signature acoustic guitar. The 000-28EC Crossroads Madagascar will be released in a limited run of just 150 instruments and five left-handed models.

 

The Crossroads is made from high-quality materials such as Madagascar Rosewood sourced from Martin’s special reserve, a sitka spruce top,… 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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Allman Brothers Band Announces March NYC Residency

Legendary Allman Brothers set for a 10-show stint at Beacon Theater

 

By Alex Baker

 

The Allman Brothers Band have announced that they’ll be playing a 10-show residency at New York’s Beacon Theater this March.

 

The residency, which has become something of a tradition in recent years, will kick off March 1st and run through… Read More

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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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