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Exclusive Interview: Guitar Sensation Zane Carney – Spiderman , Carney- Part 2



Part Two of our exclusive interview with Interscope recording artist and guitarist extraordinaire Zane Carney, in which Zane discusses his own band, Carney, as well as his work with The Edge, Bono, and director Julie Taymor on the musical score of the Broadway hit Spiderman: Turn Off the Dark.

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Exclusive Interview: Guitar Sensation Zane Carney – Spiderman, Carney – Part 1



Part One of our exclusive interview with Interscope recording artist and guitarist extraordinaire Zane Carney, in which Zane discusses his influences, his work on the Broadway hit Spiderman: Turn Off the Dark, and own band Carney.

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The Edge of U2: Gear and Tone Secrets

U2 guitarist The Edge shows off the first guitar he ever bought, his iconic Gibson Explorer. In New York City at age 17 and intending to buy a Les Paul, The Edge fell for the Explorer instead. Even after breaking the neck at a show years ago, it’s still one of The Edge’s favorite guitars.

 

The Edge demonstrates how the Explorer plus digital delay provides the clear ringingRead More

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Great Performances: Bono Live at The Apollo, NYC

We just happened to be in the audience and caught Bono performing “Angels of Harlem” Live at The Apollo Theatre NYC at The Jazz Foundation of America Benefit Concert earlier this month. What a gifted Artist!

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Jimmy Page, The Edge, Jack White: KASHMIR Chords

It Might Get Loud, the 2009 epic guitar film, is a real treat. In this incredibly cool sequence, Jimmy Page explains to fellow legend The Edge of U2, how he came up with the chord sequence from the Led Zeppelin classic “Kashmir” Based on their awed expressions, it seems that Page has put Jack White and Edge under… Read More

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Guitar Shop TV Episode 13: U2, Randy Rhoads, Rock Hall of Fame


GSTV Episode Thirteen: Guitar Shop TV travels to The Rock n Roll Hall of Fame for a look at some of their amazing artifacts, including gear used by U2, Randy Rhoades and other rock legends!

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