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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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AmpliTude Orange: Classic British Amplification Delivered Virtually

IK Multimedia brings you the legendary Orange sound in one affordable digital package

 

By Alex Baker

 

Orange amplifiers. Few amps in the history of rock and roll are so instantly recognizable. The inimitable Orange styling is matched by their distinct tube-generated warmth and retro-rock crunch. Of course Orange amps are also among the most expensive models on the market.

 

But now all that warmth and crunch is available in an affordable package,… Read More

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The YRG 1000 GEN 2: a revolution in MIDI guitar control?

You Rock Guitar brings digital MIDI guitar control to the masses with the YRG 1000 Gen 2

 

By Alex Baker

 

The YRG 1000 Gen 2 is a mass-produced MIDI guitar that was designed to put digital guitar technology into the hands of the masses.

 

According to Sound on Sound, the YRG 1000 “just might be the… 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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Juston Stens and the Get Real Gang

Reared on his parents classic rock albums from the Sixties and Seventies, singer/guitarist Juston Stens was inspired to get his first electric guitar after seeing Michael J. Fox in Back to the Future. After doing time with a number of other Philadelphia rock and punk outfits, Juston put his own group, the Get Real Gang, together in 2009 and has since been exploring a vintage… Read More

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CMJ: Most Anticipated Releases of 2013

The Yeah Yeah Yeahs (pictured) are among the bands whose albums CMJ has singled out as worth looking forward to this year. Check out the article, and leave us a comment below if you disagree or feel they’ve left something out.

 



Most Anticipated Releases of 2012

 

by Dan Jackson, Lisa Hresko, and Christine Werthman at CMJ

 

2013 is already shaping up to be a pretty strange year for music.

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