The TrueFire TV network is currently comprised of eleven vertically branded stations; Guitar Player TV, Bass Player TV, Keyboard TV, EQ TV, Sam Ash TV, Jazz Improv TV, Little Kids Rock TV, Premier Guitar Clinics, All Star Guitar Night TV, Mr 335 TV and TrueFire's All Access TV. Media partners include Music Player Network, Jazz Improv magazine, Sam Ash, Little Kids Rock, 335 Records and other music industry companies and labels. Several more stations are scheduled to launch this year.
Viewers choose from thousands of videos organized by channels such as Featured Artists, Concert Hall, Gear, New Products and Music Lessons. Educational videos are supported with a variety of assets such as notation, tab, rhythm tracks and text overviews all of which are instantly available during the viewing of a video lesson.
"TrueFire TV's massive educational library stems from working relationships with over 450 top notch artists and educators," says Brad Wendkos, TrueFire's founder. "Whatever level of skill, beginner to pro, musicians can now tap into the largest online video curriculum available anywhere and they can do it for free."
TrueFire TV's list of featured and contributing artists and educators reads like a who's who of music; Larry Carlton, Stanley Clarke, Joe Satriani, Tori Amos, Zakk Wylde, Victor Wooten, Jordon Rudess, Dweezil Zappa, Flea, John Frusciante, Roger McGuinn, John McLaughlin, Marcus Miller, Michael Bearden and hundreds of others share insight, performances and lessons.
"TrueFire TV connects artists with receptive audiences the world over in ways never before possible," says Wendkos. "Music is a universal language and now artists can perform and market themselves to listeners all over the Americas, Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia ? heck, we even have viewers in Antarctica!"