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Rare Auction: STEVE VAI’S “EAT ‘EM and SMILE” DLR MARSHALL FULL STACK

    For sale: Steve Vai’s Marshall 100 watt 4 input JMP & matching “white face” 4×12 cabinets used on David Lee Roth’s “Eat Em and Smile” record and the 1986-1988 David Lee Roth tour (Official Vai.com auction)   The 100 watt Marshall JMP was given to Ted Templeman...
Posted by admin | 14 Mar 2012 | Clippings | 1 Comment

Matt Warnock Guest Post: Exploring New Rhythms in Guitar Playing & eBook Giveaway

    Matt Warnock, author for Guitar International Magazine, jazz guitar publisher & educator has released a new ebook called “Modern Time: Rhythmic Fundamentals for the Improvising Musician” and is GuitarTV’s first guest author. Check out these concepts & 3 lucky winners who comment below will receive Matt’s new...
Posted by admin | 07 Mar 2012 | Clippings | 5 Comments

Jason Becker “Not Dead Yet” Film Premiere

    GuitarTV attended Jason Becker’s “Not Dead Yet” film premiere last night in San Francisco and it was absolutely amazing. We got a very deep sense of how incredible Jason’s life is and how immensely talented he is on all fronts. Jason was at the premiere and did...
Posted by admin | 04 Mar 2012 | Clippings | No Comments

SixString iPhone App

    A cool iPhone app preview was sent to GuitarTV & Favored Nations: “SixString” encourages users to upload their gnarliest 45 seconds of guitar playing, images, gear setups & text messages. The community then votes on submissions & its easy to make friends through the app. Check it...
Posted by admin | 02 Mar 2012 | Clippings | 2 Comments

Dave Grohl’s Straight-no-chaser 2012 GRAMMY Acceptance speech

    Very few musicians in Rock & Roll have enjoyed such long-standing careers by staying culturally relevant & remaining true to their mission like Dave Grohl. First, as the drummer in counter-culture Nirvana, then frontman for the rock anthem group The Foo Fighters, Queens of the Stone Age,...
Posted by admin | 13 Feb 2012 | Clippings | 2 Comments

New Van Halen Record “A Different Kind of Truth” Available Today – CD Catalogue Giveaway!

    David Lee Roth, Eddie Van Halen, Alex Van Halen & Wolfgang Van Halen have reunited to bring you a new album, available today Feb 7, with a nostalgic “Atomic Punk” feel to it. “A Different Kind of Truth” has biting guitar playing, signature DLR vocals and that “in the...
Posted by admin | 07 Feb 2012 | Clippings | 27 Comments

Experience Hendrix Spring 2012 Dates/Artists Announced

    The on-going and ever-evolving Experience Hendrix Tour (featuring world-class guitar players playing the music of Jimi Hendrix) has announced its March 2012 Lineup and Tour Dates. The tour features these top-notch players:   Billy Cox Buddy Guy Jonny Lang Kenny Wayne Shepherd Robert Randolph Robby Krieger Cesar...
Posted by admin | 03 Feb 2012 | Clippings | No Comments

Zoe Thomson, 8-Year-Old Guitar Player, Blowing Up (CBS News & Our Encouragement)

    YouTube has its treasures for the guitar-playing and guitar-loving community: Speed demons, 2 guys playing one guitar, amazing musicians who work tirelessly on passages previously only recorded by some 14-fingered pianist and then there are videos and ensuing moments like this one: CBS finds a 8 year...
Posted by admin | 02 Feb 2012 | Clippings | 1 Comment

Andy Timmons Band: “Strawberry Fields Forever” Performance

    Is it fair to say that Andy Timmons is the best person on Earth to release a heartfelt, jaw-dropping, guitar-instrumental recording of the entire Beatles album “Sgt Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band?” Yes, it is- and he is. Check out Andy’s new music video (below) of the Andy...
Posted by admin | 01 Feb 2012 | Clippings | No Comments

Neil Young Interview with “All-Things D”

Neil Young, champion of vintage instruments, political songwriting and over-saturated distorted guitar tone sits down with technology organization All Things Digital (w/walter Mossberg) to discuss the future of music in a digital age. His answers, not canned, have a forward-thinking sentiment from Young. What do you think? Is Neil...
Posted by admin | 31 Jan 2012 | Clippings | No Comments
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