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Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival Gets Underway

Clapton’s US tour culminates in two-night festival at Madison Square Garden

 

By Alex Baker

 

Eric Clapton will conclude his US tour with a two-night festival that kicks off tonight at New York’s Madison Square Garden.

 

Clapton will be joined by a truly dazzling array of guitar talent that includes Jeff Beck, B.B. King, Buddy Guy, Gary Clark Jr., the Allman Brothers, Read More

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The Strypes “Blue Collar Jane” – Video

Teenage Irish rockers summon the spirit of the early Stones and Who

 

By Alex Baker

 

No, they’re not some obscure British Invasion band you’ve somehow never heard of. In fact they are The Strypes, a maximum rhythm and blues band from Cavan, Ireland.

 

The four piece outfit consists of vocalist Ross Farrelly, lead guitarist Josh McClorey, bassist Pete O’Hanlon, and drummer Evan Walsh. All the guys in the… Read More

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RIP: Alvin Lee of Ten Years After

Former Ten Years After guitarist dies suddenly after complications from routine surgery

 

By Alex Baker

 

Legendary British rock guitarist Alvin Lee, formerly of Ten Years After, passed away at the age of 68 on Wednesday. According to a statement on Lee’s official website, he “passed away early this morning after unforeseen complications following a routine surgical procedure.”

 

Lee and Ten Years After came to prominence… Read More

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Rolling Stones Kickoff “50 & Counting” Tour in London

Legendary rockers set the British capitol alight with command performance at 02 Arena

 

By Alex Baker

 

Last night in London the Rolling Stones performed the first of five shows they’ve scheduled to commemorate their 50th anniversary as a band. It’s perhaps fitting that the band, which originally rose from the London blues circuit in the early Sixties, would choose the British capitol to kick off their celebratory “50 & Counting” mini-tour. The tour will see the band perform once more… Read More

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Jeff Beck featuring Imogen Heap – Blanket




A stunning performance by Jeff and Imogen live at Ronnie Scott’s in London, with some of his best lead guitar phrasing, in our humble opinion…Tal Wilkenfeld on Bass always a joy!

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Rod Stewart & Jeff Beck: “People Get Ready”

Rod Stewart joins Jeff Beck on the stage at the El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles to perform the Curtis Mayfield classic “People Get Ready

Curtis Mayfield was a true legend: an iconic Grammy Lifetime Achievment Award Winner and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Member, he pioneered an enduring infusion of soul/funk/R&B music and poetry, forged against the backdrop of the Civil Rights Movement – Check out his website HERE

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