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JEFF BECK AND ZZ TOP TO EMBARK ON NATIONAL SUMMER TOUR

 

JEFF BECK AND ZZ TOP

TO EMBARK ON NATIONAL SUMMER TOUR

This August will see long time music legends and mutual admirers, ZZ Top and Jeff Beck on tour together for the first time.  The tour launches in Missoula, MT on August 8 and will run for five weeks with stops in Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Denver, Detroit, Boston and NYC . . . (more dates TBA).

 

Formatted with musical synergy in mind, stops along the touring routewill offer… Read More

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Jimi: All Is by My Side – Video

See Outkast’s Andre 3000 as Hendrix in clip from upcoming biopic

 

Multi-talented Outkast rapper Andre Benjamin, aka Andre 3000 plays Jimi Hendrix in the upcoming film Jimi: All Is by My Side, which will be screened this week at South by Southwest in Austin, TX.

 

Benjamin, who as you can see bears a startling resemblance to Jimi, spent months practicing guitar left-handed for six hours a day… Read More

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Eastwood Guitars California Rebel

Retro surf rock classic reintroduced with a few modern touches

 

One of the first guitars to catch our eye this year is Eastwood Guitars‘ new California Rebel. The Rebel is a replica of the ultra-rare 1967 Domino Californian Rebel; an iconic guitar that was widely used during the hey-day of SoCal surf rock in the early Sixties.

 

The Domino Rebel was a kind of hybrid… Read More

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The Strypes “Got Love If You Want It” – Video

Irish teenage R&B sensations take on Slim Harpo classic

 

The Strypes are a maximum R&B outfit from Cavan Ireland that were formed in 2008 and whose current ages are between 16 and 18.

 

The band’s classic R&B based rock bands draws ready comparisons to the likes of the Yardbirds, Who, and early Stones as well as pre-punk pub rockers like Eddie & the Hot Rods and… Read More

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Joe Bonamassa and Zakk Wylde “Crossroads” Live in L.A. – Video

Two guitar legends team up for a blistering version of blues classic

 

Joe Bonamassa and Zakk Wylde, two modern day guitar legends on one stage together at the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles belt out this blistering version of the Robert Johnson blues classic “Crossroads.”

 

Check it out!

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Rob Zombie’s Great American Nightmare

Shock rocker Rob Zombie launches rocking Halloween haunt at Pomona fairground outside L.A.

 

White Zombie frontman Rob Zombie has joined his fellow shock-rocker Alice Cooper in launching his own Halloween experience. “Rob Zombie’s Great American Nightmare” kicked off on October 10 and will run weekly, Thursday through Sunday, until November 2 at the Pomona FEARplex (Fairplex), just… Read More

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