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- Watch The Elvin Bishop Band tear it up on Don Kirshner’s Rock Concert in 1978.
- Watch videos and read endorsements by a cavalcade of stars on bluechippick.net.
- Andy Johns spins knowledge on mixing a rock band that every guitarist needs to hear!
- Check out Topham talking about gear, Clapton, and the Yardbirds in this rockumentary.
- Check out Minus the Bear’s “Into the Mirror.”
- Watch Zappa play “What’s New In Baltimore?” in 1988 with Keneally.
- Watch Julie Slick performing her solo material live for the first time.
Jazz: Lee Ritenour
- Have a look at the “Sizzle Reel” promo video for 6 String Theory.
- Watch Lee and Luke tear up “Cause We’ve Ended As Lovers” in 1990.
- Get the latest on Ritenour on his Web site.
Blues: Lukas Nelson
Acoustic: Steve Tibbetts
- Watch Tibbetts “finger-sync” to his version of Hendrix’s “Villanova Junction.”
- See Tibbetts with Marc Anderson and Chöying Drolma at the Knitting Factory NYC.
- Listen to “Gulezian” from Natural Causes.
World: Lobi Traoré
- Watch this promo video created for Kanaga System Krush.
- See Traoré with Joep Pelt and Bela Fleck at SXSW in 2008.
- Lobi and Joep Pelt get Hendrix-y at the Torentijd Festival in 2007.
Experimental: The Extreme Guitars of Elliott Sharp, Killick, Marco Cappelli, and Paolo Angeli
- Marco Cappelli gets extreme in this live solo performance.
- Watch Killick playing the h’arpeggione live on television.
- Marvel at Paolo Angeli’s cover of Fred Friths’ “Ahead In the Sand.”
10 Things You Gotta Do To Play Like Tony Iommi
- Check out a live version of the crushing “Into the Void” riff.
- Dig a classic 1970 performance of “War Pigs.” Oh lord yeah!
- Hear Iommi’s sensitive acoustic side on the tune “Sleeping Village.”
Creative Edge: Spread ’Em Out
- Watch a 20-year-old Lenny Breau work open-voice harmony into his mind-bending fingerstyle jazz.
- In this Hendrix medley, Tuck Andress plays impossibly fluid solo guitar behind Patti Cathcart’s sultry vocals.
- Ted Greene weaves low-string open voicings into this mesmerizing chord-melody solo.
Hey Jazz Guy
- Visit the Jazz Guy online for video of this lesson, practice examples, sage advice, and more!
- Watch Hertzog groove on the tune, “Oberon.”
King For A Day
Country With A Twist Of Jazz
Boulder Creek Solitaire ECR4-NS, Solitaire ECRM6-N, and Jumbo ERJ7-N
- Read more about the Solitaire ECR4-NS.
- Get more details on the Solitaire ECRM6-N.
- Catch some more views of the Jumbo ERJ7-N.
Fender Super Sonic 22
- Read more about the Super Sonic 22.
- Comment! Did this review nail it or blow it? Be heard in the GP Forum.
Breedlove American Series D/SM and D25/SRe Herringbone
- View lots of great performance and technical videos on the Breedlove Video page.
- Learn more about the L.R. Baggs Element Active VTC Pickup System.