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GSTV Spotlight: Jeff Beck and ZZ Top – Ernie Ford’s SIXTEEN TONS

 

WOW! Hold on to your hat and Shades! Check this HOT version of the Ernie Ford Classic “16 Tons” with Jeff Beck, Billy Gibbons and Tal Wilkenfeld on Bass…Smokin’!

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Kings of A&R Reveal Top 8 Emerging Artists

Check out this “The Top 8 Emerging Artists” by our friends at Kings of A&R , a cool music industry site focused on up and coming artists:
 
1) Maggie Chapman – Graffiti
2) Beth Spangler – Like A Bird
3) Radio Days – I’ve Got My Ways On Saturdays
4) Karra – Wild Love
5) Mike Deleasa – To Damn Beautiful
6) Tommy Burr – Lights Out
7) Brittany Ray – Love Is Worth It
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ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons Covers Hendrix and Robert Johnson in NYC – Video

ZZ Top axeman treats New York audience to a couple blues-rock classics

 

During a performance last month at the City Winery in New York City, legendary ZZ Top guitarist treated the audience to a couple classic covers – running out riotous versions of Jimi Hendrix’sFoxy Lady” and Robert Johnson’sSweet Home Chicago.”

 

Both… Read More

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Breaking News: Warren Haynes and Derek Truck to Leave Allman Brothers Band

Two long-term, key members to depart the Allmans at the end of 2014

 

Allman Brothers Band guitarists Warren Haynes and Derek Trucks announced last night that they’ll be leaving the band at the end of 2014.

 

“For 25 years and 15 years respectively, we’ve had the honor and pleasure of playing, living, learning and traveling with the Allman Brothers Band, one of the truly legendary Read More

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Holiday Gift Tip: Electro-Harmonix Nano Big Muff Pi

Classic Big Muff distortion in a compact package make the Nano Big Muff the perfect stocking stuffer

 

Electro-Harmonix has produced a more compact version of their iconic Big Muff distortion pedal. The new Nano Big Muff Pi delivers that distinctly creamy Big Muff distortion through a smaller circuit and has a footprint no larger than a standard stompbox, in contrast to the standard Big Muff, which is more than twice… Read More

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Dylan’s Guitar from Newport Folk Fest to be Auctioned

Sunburst Fender Stratocaster Dylan wielded when he ‘went electric’ to be sold at auction

 

It was one of the most pivotal moments of the Sixties when after completing his three-song acoustic folk set at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival, Bob Dylan announced that he would be bringing out “some friends.”

 

Joined by a band of electric powered backup musicians, the folk icon… Read More

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