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This week In Guitar Virtuosi 46/52

Eric Clapton, Mark Knopfler, Mike Stern, Eric Johnson, Roy Buchanan, Gary Moore, Slash, Zakk Wylde, Jonny Lang, Joe Bonamassa, Roy Harper, Jimmy Page, Nels Cline, Julian Lage, Bill Frisell, Allan Holdsworth, Trevor RabinThey are the Guitar…

Singing (and Playing) Jimi Hendrix

To Celebrate Jimi Hendrix, who passed away today 50 years ago, we have selected fourtenn artists who have covered songs that Jimi made famous. They are Otis Taylor, Stevie Ray Vaughan, John Mayer, Slash, Boz Scaggs, Paul Gilbert, Gary…

We remember Roy Buchanan. ‘Telecasting’

This day (August 14, 1988), in Fairfax, Virginia, died Roy Buchanan, an American guitarist, blues musician and pioneer of the Telecaster sound.Digest Tracklist : Green Onions (1985) . When A Guitar Plays The Blues . w/ Lonnie Mack, Albert…

Happy Birthday Slash

July 23, 1965 - Saul Hudson better known as Slash, English-American guitarist, long time member of Guns N' Roses is 55. Happy Birthday SirRihanna 's 'Rated R' is here fourth studio album featuring (among others) Young Jeezy, will.i.am,…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 47

Billy Gibbons, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Brian May, Jeff Beck, Zakk Wylde, Stanley Jordan, Charlie Hunter, John Scofield, John Mayer, Jack White, Ritchie Blackmore, Joe Satriani. They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 336 Posts we…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 07

Stevie Ray Vaughan, Joe Walsh, Chuck Berry, John Scofield, Johnny Guitar Watson, Brian May, Pete Townshend, Alvin Lee, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Robert Fripp, Eddie Van Halen, Marc Ribot. They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 231…

Happy Birthday Steve Winwood

May 12, 1948 - Steve Winwood, English singer and musician, member of The Spencer Davis Group, Traffic and Blind Faith is 72. Happy Birthday Sir"Live from Madison Square Garden" by Eric Clapton and Steve Winwood is a live album released…

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 43

The Who, Pink Floyd, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, Foreigner, Emerson, Lake & Palmer, Lynyrd Skynyrd, David Bowie, Eagles, Chicago, Queen, Alvin Lee, The J. Geils Band. They are the '70s Throwback' performers selected among the…

We Remember Alvin Lee from Ten Years After

March 6, 2013 - Mr. Alvin Lee passed away in Spain aged 68. He is remembered. Janis Joplin is on the 6th episode of US TV show "The Music Scene" on ABC next to Richie Havens, Jerry Lee Lewis, Isaac Hayes and English band Ten Years After.…

Singing With David Gilmour

David Gilmour whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - has performed with a myriad of artists of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : Ben Watt, Mica Paris, Benedict Cumberbatch, Jeff Beck, John Martyn, B.B. King, Tom Jones,…

Covers By Patti Smith

Patti Smith, whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - has covered quite a few songs while performing on the whole world stages. Some songs have landed on her albums, some not.We have selected twelve of them.They are : Don`t Smoke In…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 33

Frank Zappa, Eelco Gelling, Jan Akkerman, Freddie King, Roy Buchanan, John Mayer, John Scofield, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, John Cipollina, Clem Clemson, David Sancious, Philip Sayce, Joe Bonamassa, Issei Noro, Marc Ribot. They are the Guitar…

Hey Jude

Starting and ending with 'Hey Jude' made famous by The Beatles, we made a playlist powered by Hittin'Around. It has Chuck Berry, John Holt, Baba Yaga, Surfaris and many more.