Jennifer Batten: the high priestess of shred
Jennifer Batten: the high priestess of shred talks shop | Guitar Girl ...Guitar Girl MagJennifer Batten has a reputation virtually unparalleled in guitar circles. She is one of the most technically proficient and innovative players in rock, and possesses ...and more »
Posted on 6 March 2017 | 11:52 am
This Week in Rock History, March 6 – March
This Week in Rock History, March 6 – March 12Gibson1981 – Jimmy Page performs on-stage for the first time since Led Zeppelin called it quits, joining Jeff Beck at a London show for a set of encores. 1984 – After spending a year with Black Sabbath, former Deep Purple lead singer decides to leave the band.
Posted on 6 March 2017 | 7:41 am
Fender American Professional Stratocaster
Premier GuitarFender American Professional Stratocaster ReviewPremier GuitarOur Professional arrived with a fabulous factory setup. The intonation was almost perfect. The actionwas slinky-low, yet buzz-free. The trem was set up “Jeff Beck style” (so that maximum pull raises the first string an exact half-step). The pickup ...and more »
Posted on 6 March 2017 | 5:45 am
EC Band Lineup Change For Spring Shows -
Where's EricEC Band Lineup Change For Spring ShowsWhere's EricStaying true to her love of rock music she shared stages with legends Neil Young, Steven Tyler, Sting, Elton John and Jeff Beck among others. To this day, a career highlight is having been featured along with Trent Reznor and Lisa Fischer joining the ...
Posted on 6 March 2017 | 5:40 am
Three Generations of Rockers: A review of
The AggieThree Generations of Rockers: A review of The Hendrix ExperienceThe Aggie... The Grateful Dead, Chuck Berry, Miles Davis, Jeff Beck and Janis Joplin, among others. Either from jealousy or the spicy eggplant, my eyes were hot with tears when he added that each concert included three performers a night — at the low, low ...and more »
Posted on 5 March 2017 | 11:13 pm
Trombone Shorty's Bowl show takes partying
Shorty’s vocals have a lithe warmth, but the hard corners and sharp elbows of hip hop can be heard in his phrasing, and baby-faced guitarist Pete Murano has a chunky, overdriven sound that recalls Jeff Beck. “Craziest Thing” is a winking, funky come ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:49 am
Joe Bonamassa Slays Santa Barbara Bowl
Bonamassa played solo after solo full of ear piercing guitar riffs . His cover of Freddie King’s “Going Down,” brought back memories of Jeff Beck in his red sneakers playing the same venue in 1982. That cover was the biggest hit for the Jeff Beck Group.
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:59 pm
Kasey Singleton wins garden for Emmerton
Kellogg’s Associate Brand Manager Jeff Beck said Singleton’s plan submission was selected for its emphasis on organic gardening. “This submission was very in tune with organics. It cut to the heart of what Kellogg’s is all about, growing vegetables ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:26 am
The Faces set for major new anthology
The Faces formed in 1969 when former Small Faces Ian McLagan, Kenney Jones and Ronnie Lane hooked up with ex-Jeff Beck Group vocalist Rod Stewart and guitarist Ronnie Wood. This September 5, forty years after their break-up, the three surviving members of ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 4:47 am
Prep Football Preview: Belvidere North has
"Our personnel over the last couple of years dictated throwing the ball," third-year coach Jeff Beck said. "But my background and preference is the option. "When I first started here, we had a large group of skill kids that had grown accustomed to the ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 1:00 am