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Margaret Glaspy performed at the Triple Door in Seattle, Washington on September 16, 2018 – Guitar Girl Mag


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Margaret Glaspy performed at the Triple Door in Seattle, Washington on September 16, 2018
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Guitar Girl Magazine. ABOUT US. About Us · Meet The Team Privacy Policy Terms of Use Advertise Contact Us. Guitar Girl Magazine - Get the latest music industry news, interviews of some of the best female guitarists around, guitar gear reviews, album ...

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Blues legend Buddy Guy revels in the moment at ‘Austin City Limits’ taping – austin360 (blog)


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Blues legend Buddy Guy revels in the moment at 'Austin City Limits' taping
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Sure, he's got habits he'll work into most every show — rubbing the guitar against his backside to make a squeal/scrape sound with the strings, or wandering out into the crowd to play close-up for some lucky fans. But mostly he's just following his ...

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Tuning Up: Pedal Issues – Premier Guitar


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Tuning Up: Pedal Issues
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Every year at this time, Premier Guitar raises a collective toast to the mighty stompbox. Sure, throughout the preceding months we're still rolling out a steady stream of videos, reviews, sound clips, and news about all sorts of pedals. But our annual ...

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Ted Nugent – Ted Nugent: Album Of The Week Club Review – Louder


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Ted Nugent - Ted Nugent: Album Of The Week Club Review
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No prisoners were taken, as Nugent set out to prove he was the craziest mutha ever to wield a Gibson Byrdland guitar in anger – and he was, too. "It is so spontaneous and uninhibited," Nugent told Guitar World in 2009, referring to the classic Strangehold.

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Battle Lines – Pitchfork


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Battle Lines
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The typical Battle Lines song starts with solemn piano chords and a mournful vocal refrain; a beat starts up, earnestly marking time; then guitar and synth join wearily in, a pattern so unbelievably muted it makes you wonder if electronic music could ...

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We’re Not Talking – Pitchfork


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We're Not Talking
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Brisbane guitar-pop trio the Goon Sax have figured out how to maintain that looseness while injecting emotion into a technique that can flatten feelings. Their sophomore album, We're Not Talking, feels refreshingly candid because of it. In the two ...

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Mandy (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) – Pitchfork


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Mandy (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
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Darkness and despair infuse nearly every moment of Jóhannsson's score, its atmosphere conjured in part by co-producer Randall Dunn, with Sunn O)))'s Stephen O'Malley on guitar. The heaviness native to their work is palpable from the tectonic bass ...

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Battle Lines – Pitchfork


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Battle Lines
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The typical Battle Lines song starts with solemn piano chords and a mournful vocal refrain; a beat starts up, earnestly marking time; then guitar and synth join wearily in, a pattern so unbelievably muted it makes you wonder if electronic music could ...

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Review: Loudon Wainwright III Delivers a Warts and All Autobiography on ‘Years in the Making’ – Rolling Stone


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Review: Loudon Wainwright III Delivers a Warts and All Autobiography on 'Years in the Making'
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(It's the lyrical equivalent of John Belushi smashing Stephen Bishop's guitar in Animal House.) The grouping of tracks into the section “Rocking Out” almost comically documents the period in the '70s when the normally one-man-act Wainwright had backing ...

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Never mind the bucolics, here’s Paul Weller – RTE.ie


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Never mind the bucolics, here's Paul Weller
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On Glide, orchestral passages underpin rippling acoustic guitar and on Mayfly a simple piano motif lends a yearning quality to a song about the passing of time. Even the lustful Come Along, which features folk legends Martin Carthy on resounding double ...

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