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Monthly Archives: November 2012

Twelve New Hendrix Songs Prepped for Release

 

A collection of 12 previously unreleased recordings by Jimi Hendrix is set for release March 5. People, Hell and Angels follows Hendrix in 1968 and 1969 as he worked on material apart from the Jimi (more…)

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Morgan Monroe Offers MMT-1E Solidbody Mandolin

 

Morgan Monroe’s new MMT-1E solidbody electric mandolin is made of basswood with a cherry sunburst finish, binding, a maple neck with rosewood fretboard, chrome bridge with individually adjustable saddles. It has a pair of single-coil pickups controlled by a three-way switch feeding single (more…)

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Miller, Lauderdale Announce Tour Dates

 

Buddy Miller and Jim Lauderdale have announced several special appearances and tour dates in support of their new country duets record Buddy and Jim. The two friends will play a Music City Roots show on November 21st and appear on The Grand Ole Opry  on Saturday, (more…)

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Shimabukuro Slates Tour

 

Jake Shimabukuro will continue his “Grand Ukulele” tour with more than 20 confirmed dates in 2013. Supporting his new album of the same name, Shimabukuro whose chops and sensibilities have been praised by music media, will make stops in Atlanta, Memphis, Santa (more…)

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E-H Offers Deluxe Bass Big Muff Pi

 

The Electro-Harmonix Deluxe Bass Big Muff has features not offered on the original Bass Big Muff, including a pad on the input that is switchable between 0dB and -10dB, a Blend control to mix direct and distorted signals, XLR (more…)

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Williams, Capolino to Play Concert to Benefit Wounded Vets

 

Former New York Yankees outfielder and Latin-Grammy-nominated jazz guitarist Bernie Williams will join other musicians including guitarist Kristen Capolino and multi-instrumentalists Jon Cobert and Tom Dudley at The Westchester All Stars Christmas for Wounded Veterans, November 30 at (more…)

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EVH D-Tuna Release Titanium Model

 

The EVH-D-Tuna company’s new Ti D-Tuna is machined from high-grade titanium. Manufactured in the U.S., the Titanium D-Tuna allows the player to move their low E to D on the fly even if their guitar (more…)

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Kenny Burrell

Tenderly: Solo Guitar concert
HighNote
 
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Jazzman Kenny Burrell boasts some 40 records to his name as a leader and dozens more as the consummate sideman. Amazingly, he still has much more to say and, on this new solo record, speaks with eloquence. Burrell made his recording debut in 1951 with Dizzy (more…)

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Clapton Slates U.S. Tour, Crossroads Festival ’13

 

Eric Clapton announced today a U.S. tour culminating in his fourth Crossroads Guitar Festival. The Festival, which has become known for hosting performances and impromptu collaborations from legendary guitar players, will take place April 12-13 at (more…)

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Eric Gales

Transformation
Schrapnel Records
 
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Eric Gales has been cutting blues-rock records for 20 years, and here, he’s playing as well as ever. Lyrically, Transformation appears to address his effort at staying on the straight and narrow. But, like his other records, it’s the fretboard work that will keep listeners rooted. Gales (more…)

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