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GSTV Exclusive Interview with Author/Photograher Lisa S Johnson: “108 Rock Star Guitars”

Guitar Shop TV met with Author/Photographer Lisa S. Johnson at The Cutting Room in New York this month to discuss her fabulous new book “108 Rock Star Guitars”

 

 

“108 Rock Star Guitars” is an illustrated coffee table book that was published on October 8, 2013, encapsulating the sexy imagery by Lisa S. Johnson of the world’s most famous guitars.  The book contains a foreword by Les Paul.

 

 

Armed with a macro lens, an incredible eye for detail and a truly ground breaking

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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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The Mad Dog Blog: “Beware of Mister Baker”

New Rockumentary on troubled life of legendary drummer Ginger Baker reviewed by GSTV’s in-house Brit

 

By The Mad Dog

 

If you want to feel good about your life, feel secure in yourself, feel like you are, indeed, making a positive difference everyday, take the time to sit down and watch “Beware of Mister Baker,” the biopic about the flame-haired, genius madman, tub-thumper, Ginger Baker. Rockumenting his humble beginnings in proggy jazz bands, he is catapulted to stardom in… 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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Video: Keith Richards and Eric Clapton at Crossroads Blues Festival

Slowhand is joined by Keef onstage at Madison Square Garden

 

By Alex Baker

 

Eric Clapton‘s annual Crossroads Blues Festival in NYC is well known as an opportunity for concert-goers to see the man formerly known as “God” joined by other members of the six-string elite. In this clip from this year’s festival in April, Clapton is joined by The RollingRead More

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Gibson Firebird V 2010

Motor City inspired design meets classic humbucking tone

 

By Alex Baker

 

The Gibson Firebird was one of the most radically-designed guitars in production when it was first introduced in the early Sixties. The design for the original 1963 Firebird was in part based on the Gibson Explorer but was heavily influenced by the tailfins of classic Detroit manufactured automobiles from the Fifties and Sixties. The Firebird was in fact designed by renowned automotive designer… Read More

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