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Fret-King Black Label Super-Hybrid

Single-coil, humbucker and acoustic tone all in one stylish package


By Alex Baker

 

Looking for one guitar that does it all? You might have found it in the Fret-King Black Label Super-Hybrid. This impeccably-finished solid body electric/acoustic hybrid sports two split coil humbuckers, a single-coil center pickup and a piezo loaded “Acoustibridge,” giving it arguably, a wider range of tone… Read More

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PRS Opens LA Artist Showroom in Burbank

PRS guitars opens full-time artist showroom where guitarists can experience the PRS brand in an intimate studio setting

 

By Alex Baker

 

Paul Reed Smith Guitars has opened a new full-time Artist Showroom. The new showroom, which is housed at the CenterStaging facility in Burbank, CA was envisioned as a place where guitarists could interact with and experience the PRS brand in an intimate studio setting.… Read More

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Love and a .38

While it might be tempting to paint Love and a .38 as just a band of hair-band revivalists, the Hollywood rockers are much more than that. Sure theses guys have got a great image that could be read as a modern update of the old Sunset Strip glam look. But they’ve also got talent to back it up. This four piece hard rock band has… Read More

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Starar

UK indie duo Starar are an eclectic brother and sister act with a sound that incorporates elements of jazz, pop, soul, country, and rock. Singer Jenna learned to play a guitar she allegedly nicked from her and her brother Steven’s father. Both are multi-instrumentalists, with Steven concentrating on drums and bass while the two share vocal and keyboard duties. On their latest release Starar have concentrated on doing synth-pop, urban R&B styled music, but doing it with actual instruments, rather… Read More

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Wings of Apollo

Wings of Apollo are a heavy rock outfit from Nashville, TN. A true power trio in every sense, the band has a hard-hitting, funky rock sound that recalls the likes of AC/DC, Zeppelin, and the Red Hot Chili Peppers. The band is led by singer/guitarist Jesse Korby who’s ably backed by Pat Greaves on bass and David Martin on drums. Check out the band in action in this video medley showing Wings of Apollo playing live.

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No Blitz

At Guitar Shop TV, we love a good rock band and No Blitz are a straight up rock and roll group from Arlington, VA that fits the bill nicely. Drawing from influences that include Foo Fighters, Rise Against, and Sparta, the band has crafted anĀ  in-your-face rock sound that’s both heavy and melodic. No Blitz are known locally around the Arlington area for their… Read More

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