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Monthly Archives: July 2012

Rancid Rocks 2012 Hootenanny

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Rancid recently headlined the Hootenanny in Silverado Canyon, Calif., in celebration of their 20th anniversary, and Sullen TV caught up with drummer Branden Steineckert for an update on the band.

The clip below also includes an energetic performance of “Roots Radical,” a classic off Rancid’s 1995 album … And Out Come the Wolves.

Check out Rancid’s official website for more information.

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Gretsch Duo Jet Appears On Antiques Roadshow

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A 1957 Gretsch Duo Jet recently appeared on PBS’ popular appraisal program Antiques Roadshow.

The guitar is a family heirloom that was played on stage and on the radio by the owners’ father and grandfather.

How much did Richard Johnston of Gryphon Stringed Instruments in Palo Alto, Calif., appraise it for?

Watch the video below to find out.

Watch Appraisal: 1957 Gretsch Duo-Jet on PBS. See more from Antiques Roadshow.

For more information, visit the Antiques Roadshow website.

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Watch: Redlight King Drops Video For ‘Comeback’

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Ontario rockers Redlight King recently dropped a video for “Comeback,” which was featured on Avengers Assemble: Music from and Inspired by the Motion Picture.

The video features shots of Captain America, Thor and the rest of the group interspersed with the band playing in a vintage performance space.  And, it was shot on 16mm film to give it a unique look.

Watch the video and a behind-the-scenes feature explaining the filming process below.

Redlight King’s debut album, Something for the Pain, came out in 2011.  The group is preparing to embark on the Rockstar Energy Uproar Festival along with Shinedown, Godsmack and others.

Get a full list of tour dates here, and visit Redlight King’s official website for more information.

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Eastern Conference Champions Release Music Video For ‘Hurricane’

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Los Angeles-based indie rock band Eastern Conference Champions recently dropped a music video for “Hurricane,” the latest single off their 2011 album Speak-Ahh.

Watch ECC jam out with a super fan in the video below.

For more information, visit ECC’s official website.

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Brandi Carlile To Answer Fan Questions Leading Up To July 14 Red Rocks Show

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Brandi Carlile will be performing live at Red Rocks on July 14 on AXS TV, and leading up to the event, she will answer select fan questions on Facebook and Twitter.

What’s more, each question submitted on the AXS TV Concerts Facebook tab is registered to win a signed Gold Top Gretsch Electromatic Pro Jet with Bigsby.

If Carlile answers your question you also will receive a signed copy of her latest album, Bear Creek.

To submit questions for Carlile, visit the AXS TV Concerts Facebook Tab and fill out the question form or use hashtag #BrandiOnAXSTV on Twitter.

Carlile’s answers to her favorite questions will be posted starting Monday, July 9 on the AXS TV Facebook and the AXS TV Twitter.

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