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Dave Grohl, Joe Walsh and Gary Clark Jr. Play “While My Guitar Gently Weeps”

As milestones go, the 50-year mark is a pretty big one.So as the 50th anniversary of the Beatles’ first performance on The Ed Sullivan Show approached in 2014, organizers put together a celebration to herald the moment that presented the Beatles to America.Called The Night That Changed America: A Grammy Salute to The Beatles, the tribute was a celebration of both the Beatles’ impact on music... …

Hear Chuck Berry's New Song, "Wonderful Woman," Featuring Gary Clark Jr.

"Wonderful Woman," a rocking new song by the late Chuck Berry, was posted to the guitar legend's official Vevo page last night. It's the second song to be issued from Berry's new album, Chuck, which is expected to be released this summer. You can hear the first song, "Big Boys," right here."Wonderful Woman," which you can hear below, features guitar work by Gary Clark Jr.—plus contributions... …

The Best Blues-Ready Guitars, Amps and Effects on the Market

Got the blues but not the gear?Cheer up with this excellent assortment of blues-ready guitars, amps, effects and more! Epiphone Gary Clark Jr. "Blak & Blu" Casino With BigsbyThe Epiphone Gary Clark. Jr. “Blak & Blu” Casino with Bigbsy is the signature model for modern blues phenomenon, Gary Clark Jr. The Casino comes in a distinctive “blak and blu” sunburst finish, and features a glued-in set... …

Reigning Blues Champ Gary Clark Jr. Talks New Album, 'Live North America 2016'

Back in the early Sixties, the brilliantly eccentric jazz pianist Thelonious Monk created a list of what he thought every musician should know about gigging. It included often-amusing hints like, “You got to dig it to dig it, you dig?” and my favorite, “Just because you’re not a drummer, doesn’t mean you don’t have to keep time.”But among the whimsical bits of advice was something quite... …

Gary Clark Jr. Premieres “Our Love” Music Video from New Live Album

Gary Clark Jr., Guitar World's current cover star, has issued a music video for “Our Love,” a track featured on his recently released live album, Live North America 2016.“Our Love” first appeared on The Story of Sonny Boy Slim, Clark’s 2015 studio album.This is the third live clip he’s released from Live North America 2016. He previously issued the live version of “The Healing” on February 14... …

Review: Eric Clapton Lets His Guitar—and the Blues—Do the Talking at the Garden

In 2015, Eric Clapton said he would not tour any more, even writing in the program for his 70th birthday tour, "I swear this is it, no more.”Happily, he changed his mind and decided to play a limited number of shows this year in New York, Los Angeles and London. On Monday, March 20, he played the second of two nights at Madison Square Garden, where he will return for two shows in September... …

Eric Clapton Performs "Sunshine of Your Love" and "Crossroads" at Madison Square Garden

Last night, Eric Clapton kicked off a two-night stand at New York City's Madison Square Garden.Although we'll have a complete concert review for you soon, you might want to check out a few clips from the show, which also featured appearances by Jimmie Vaughan (who turns 66 today) and Gary Clark Jr., Guitar World's current cover star.In the top clip, Clapton performs Cream's "Sunshine of Your... …

Gary Clark Jr. Releases Video for “My Baby’s Gone” from New Live Album

Gary Clark Jr. today releases another track from his upcoming and second live album, Live North America 2016. You can view the video for his performance of the Elmore James classic ”My Baby's Gone” below.Clark previously released the live version of “The Healing” on February 14.Live North America 2016 drops on March 17 via Warner Bros. Records. Fans who pre-order the album will receive an... …

Gary Clark Jr. Plays Unique Amp Based on the Lincoln Continental

To celebrate Lincoln Motor Company's commitment to music for the Grammy Awards, the automaker built a guitar amp. And not just any kind of guitar amp.Working with amplifier maker Ben Fargen and Jeff Earl of J Designs Speaker Enclosures, Lincoln created a one-of-a-kind powerhouse based on its new flagship Continental, right down to the Revel speakers inside the dual enclosures.Lincoln then... …

Gary Clark Jr. Premieres "The Healing" Music Video from New Live Album

Gary Clark Jr. will release a new live album March 17 via Warner Bros. Records.Live North America 2016, his second live album, is available now for pre-order via all digital retail stores. All pre-orders include an instant download of “The Healing,” which you can hear below. It will be available on CD, vinyl and digitally.The album includes new and unreleased live recordings from Clark Jr.’s... …

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