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Hear Eric Clapton and Duane Allman’s isolated guitar tracks from “Layla”

Listen to Allman and Clapton’s gorgeous, intricate playing on its own. This, of course, reminded us of the equally fascinating lead guitar and ...
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Some of the Top 5 slow guitar solos

Sometimes you just want to enjoy listening a good song with a good solo in background and not too much lyric on. If ...
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New remastered video from Knopfler’s – ‘Going Home – Local Hero’ theme song

One of the most beautiful songs produced by Mark Knopfler is the theme song from Local Hero movie. This song is released in ...
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Learn to play Buddy Guy’s riffs

Buddy Guy is one of the last true blues legends alive. Now in his 80s, Guy still records and tours, performing shows that ...
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Rock n’ Blues – Solo video by Mauro Marchetti

One year ago we wrote blog-post about Mauro Marchetti the Italian guitar player from Rome. In that blog-post we have shared video from ...
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Mark Knopfler requests Bob Dylan or Eric Clapton to induct Dire Straits

Now is semi-officially that the front man of Dire Straits will not be at the ceremony in Cleveland this month. Mark Knopfler says ...
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Happy birthday to Eric Clapton and Tracy Chapman

If there’s one day of the year to listen to ‘Give Me One Reason’ it’s – March 30th. March 30 is Eric Clapton ...
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Tommy Emmanuel teaches variations in “Freight Train” by Elizabeth Cotten

Tommy is back for a lesson on how to apply what we’ve learned to Elizabeth Cotten’s classic song, “Freight Train.” Elizabeth Cotten, who ...
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Happy Birthday – Chris Whitten

The drummer who was joined to Dire Straits on their last world tour in 1991-1992 is born on this day in 1959. Chris ...
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Don’t expect Dire Straits to perform at the Rock Hall Ceremony

Fans hoping to see a Dire Straits reunion at the April 14 – Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Ceremony could be disappointed. ...
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Alex Immordino with 1-minute solo video by Toto – Hold the Line

He is an amazing amateur musician from France and he has already have done covers of some of the songs by Dire Straits. ...
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New cover video by David Claux of Local Hero – Wild Theme

Do you remember on David Claux, the French musician? He is back with new cover from Dire Straits. Before one week we received ...
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Eric Clapton guitar raises £25,000 at auction

The guitar, a 1978 Guild D55NT natural-wood acoustic, was sold at Gardiner Houlgate auctions in Corsham, Wiltshire. A guitar owned by rock star ...
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