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GSTV Featured Artist : The Rebellion – Artist Showcase

Canada’s The Rebellion are an epic rock group who are fronted by singer/guitarist and ex-Canadian Idol, Josh Palmer. Palmer and his eclectic assemblage of musicians have come together to create a sweeping, infectious sound that’s heavily influenced by the likes of Coldplay, Muse, Jeff Buckley and Jimi Hendrix. Catch the Rebellion in action in this clip of them performing their original number “All We Need” live.

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Guitar Shop TV Episode 12: Johnny Winter/WD-HAN

GSTV Episode Twelve

 

Blues Rock legend Johnny Winter speaks with GSTV about his exciting new blues legends CD, his recent tour of Japan, his early gigs with Muddy Waters and BB King,  slide guitar and much more. Best known for his late 1960s and 1970s high-energy blues-rock albums and live performances, Winter also produced three Grammy-winning albums for blues legend Muddy Waters. Since his time with Waters, Johnny Winter has recorded… Read More

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Austin City Limits Music Festival 2011: Highlights

Austin City Limits (often abbreviated as ACL) is an American Public  TV music program that helped Austin Texas to become widely known as “Live Music Capital of the World,” and is the only television show to receive the National Medal of Arts, which it was awarded in 2003.

 

Initially created to celebrate the “Music of Texas” featuring “Western swing,” “Read More

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Producing Pink Floyd: Legendary Record Producer Alan Parsons

Legendary British audio engineer, musician, and record producer Alan Parsons met with Guitar Shop TV recently to discuss his amazing career and current projects. Alan was involved with the production of several classic rock albums, including The BeatlesAbbey Road and Let It Be, as well as Pink Floyd‘s The Dark Side of the Moon for which Pink Floyd credit him as an important contributor. Parsons’ own group, The Alan Parsons Project, as well as… Read More

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Gear Profile: Taylor Electric Guitars

We visited with Taylor Guitars in San Diego and chated with Andy Lund about the very cool Taylor T3 Series electric semi-hollow-body guitar.

According to its website: “the T3 continues Taylor’s quest to expand the range of tones available to the electric player. Inspired by both the T5 and the SolidBody, we’ve taken the classic semi-hollowbody sound and applied our signature Taylor design and tonal touches, blending our high-definition Style 2 pickups… Read More

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David Bowie & David Gilmore LIVE: “Comfortably Numb”

GilmoreBowie performing the Pink Floyd classic “Comfortably Numb” from the DVD  “Remember That Night – Live at The Royal Albert Hall“  This performance represents one of the very finest in the history of English rock, with Bowie’s vocals adding additional command and texture to the original composition. Gilmore’s guitar solo design is flawless and executed with exciting intensity. Don’t miss this… Read More

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