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Holiday Playlist: Christmas with Johnny Cash

Christmas with Johnny Cash features Christmas songs recorded by the Man in Black between 1962 and 1980

 

Johnny Cash recorded many Christmas songs throughout his 50+ year career in the music business. Many of the best of them are included in this excellent Christmas compilation from Sony Legacy.

 

Although the songs on Christmas with Johnny Cash were all recorded between 1962 and 1980, the album was actually released around… Read More

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Artist Showcase Winner: The Killin’ Time Band

GSTV’s Artist Showcase Winners for November know how to “light up” any party

 

The self-proclaimed “world’s best party band” The Killin‘ Time Band are a talented group of musicians who are committed to making quality music and having fun in the process. The Burlington, Ontario outfit blend eclectic and tasteful influences that include Johnny Cash, Bob Marley, Read More

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Sunshine Riot

Alt-rock quartet Sunshine Riot have a country influenced sound that they rather aptly describe as “something like Johnny Cash meets Kurt Cobain.” The Boston, Mass outfit has toured all over the country, developing a live show that teams with searing music and incredible energy. They’ve also managed to garner favorable press everywhere from Nashville to NYC and have recently put their album “A Fresh Bottle & A Brand New Day” out on… Read More

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Great Venues: The Legendary Sun Studio in Memphis

Guitar Shop TV sits behind the board with engineer Matt Ross-Spang at the legendary Sun Studio in Memphis, Tennessee, “the most famous recording studio in the world,” where Elvis Presley was discovered and the first rock and roll hit single, “Rocket 88” was recorded in 1951. Ross-Spang talks about the history of Sun and why it’s so special.

 

Sun Stuidos

Sun Studio was opened in 1950 by the legendary producer and rock pioneer Sam Philips. It… Read More

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