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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.
GSTV’s Brian Lippey travels to Jay Rosen Guitars in Emeryville, CA
Recently Guitar Shop TV host Brian Lippey paid a visit to Jay Rosen Guitars in Emeryville, CA across the bay from San Francisco. Jay has a comprehensive inventory that includes some of the coolest rare and vintage guitars and amps we’ve ever come across. He granted Brian and GSTV access to some of the rarest vintage… Read More
The Black Crowes bring their shambolic brand of retro rock to Amsterdam’s Paradisio and GSTV’s Mad Dog Blogger brings us his review
By The Mad Dog
Fittingly, Amsterdam’s historic 1,500 capacity Paradiso Club played host to two sold-out Crowes shows on the second leg of a European sandwich tour which saw US dates as the filling in between the two city and festival bounces around Europe. Granted, these guys need the obligatory hiatus every once in a while so the… Read More
The Red Rocker is putting the band back together and hitting the road this summer
By Alex Baker
Sammy Hagar will be hitting the road this summer as he prepares to launch the “Four Decades of Rock” tour. The former Van Halen frontman will be reuniting with Chickenfoot bassist and fellow ex-Van Halen member Michael Anthony, as well as his ex-Montrose bandmates, Denny Carmasi and Bill Church.
Audiences attending this summer’s tour will be treated to a cross section of… Read More
Ozzy and co. to kickoff 20 city jaunt across U.S. and Canada in July
By Alex Baker
Pushing the Sun are a melodic hard rock outfit from San Francisco that was formed in 2012 by guitarist Billy Connally. Connally had previously released an instrumental album on Steve Vai’s Digital Nation label but longed to return to a classic rock format with a lead singer, bassist and drummer. To that end, he recruited vocalist Andrew Saman, drummer A.J. Curtis, and bassist Larry Smith. Having spent the last year gigging around SF and Northern California, the band are currently hard at work on recording their debut full-length album. Check… Read More