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Reverend Horton Heat Coming to Chicago Music Exchange

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The Reverend Horton Heat have been a favorite in the rockabilly scene for decades and continue to be one of the hardest touring rock bands out there.

On Tuesday, Aug. 20, he’ll be playing a show at Reggie’s in Chicago at 8:30 p.m., but before that, the Reverend will stop by Chicago Music Exchange for a meet and greet and brief live performance from 2-4 p.m.

In addition, there will be a Gretsch guitar giveaway.  For more information, click here.

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Fiction Family Performs at Chicago Music Exchange

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Jon Foreman of Switchfoot and Nickel Creek’s Sean Watkins were recently on the road performing as Fiction Family, and that path led through Chicago Music Exchange.

The band picked their instruments off the wall and played “Avalon,” which comes off their latest album Fiction Family Reunion.

Watch the clip after the jump and visit Fiction Family’s official website to check out deluxe packages of their album. (more…)

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Chicago Music Exchange Demos a White Penguin

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Chicago Music Exchange recently pulled out a Gretsch White Penguin for a demo, playing the guitar through a JHS Pollinator Fuzz for a distortion tone and a Line 6 ToneCore Verbzilla for ambient reverb.

“The Gretsch White Penguin is considered by many to be the epitome of classic electric guitars featuring all the glitter and glitz of the Falcon with the sleek styling of the Jet,” the dealer wrote on its official YouTube account. (more…)

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Chicago Music Exchange Features Gretsch Sparkle Jet

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This month, the folks over at Chicago Music Exchange featured a gold Gretsch Sparkle Jet in their ongoing series of product demos.

Sales manager Brian Westfall explained the history behind the guitar and played a variety of songs and tones in the showcase.

Learn more about the Sparkle Jet in the video below:

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