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Michael Schenker: Bridge The Gap – Video

Teutonic guitar hero drops promo vid for latest album

 

Michael Schenker has unveiled a trailer for his upcoming album Bridge The Gap, which is due out January 7.

 

The ex-Scorpions and UFO man assembled a kind of vintage metal supergroup for the album; recruiting his old rhythm section from the Scorps, Francis Buchholz and Herman Rarebell,  ex-Rainbow vocalist Read More

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GSTV Featured Artist: Amanda Palmer – Guitar Hero

 

Amanda Palmer made a name for herself as one half of the cutting edge Brechtian punk cabaret duo, the Dresden Dolls. Since the band’s demise Amanda has carved out a solo career that’s been successful at times and nearly always controversial. After falling out with her former label Roadrunner Records, the singer/pianist/ukulele player decided to forego the label route entirely this time around.

Instead she turned to the Read More

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Where Legends Live: The Rock n Roll Hall of Fame – Jeff Beck

Howard Kramer, curatorial director of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, shows off the fabulously beat-up Esquire guitar Jeff Beck played with The Yardbirds. Jimmy Page played it as well, when he was in The Yardbirds with Beck, as the two would sometimes trade instruments.  This guitar came to the Rock & Roll Hall Fame via Read More

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Exclusive Interview: Def Leppard Guitarist Phil Collen

Guitar Shop TV speaks with Def Leppard guitarist extraordinaire Phil Collen about his 2011 tour and newly released CDs. Def Leppard kicks off their summer tour in Ireland and the UK in early June, followed by a three-month tour of North America from June 15th to September 15th.  Also on June 7th and various other days throughout the month, Def Leppard’s first ever… Read More

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Guitar Shop TV Episode 1: Rock Guitarist Ted Nugent

The Premiere Episode of Guitar Shop TV has now been released online. Check it out! New Episodes will be released every week…


 

Episode One: Guitar Shop TV’s exclusive interview with  legendary rocker Ted Nugent aka “The Motor City Madman,” a look at Bluesman Vintage Guitars, and  a survey of some cool Rickenbackers.


As a Special Premiere Bonus Gift, the first 2,000 visitors to sign up for our newsletter will receive a FREE copy of our 38-page illustrated guide : “Ten ThingsRead More

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