Album of the Month: Fender’s Holiday Mix

Considering the amount of repetitive holiday music we hear every year beginning just as the gravy hits the Thanksgiving turkey, it is refreshing when artists come up with something new.

Fender Hosts Girl Rock Nation Workshop

Christmas arrived early this year for 30 young girls from the Variety Boys & Girls Club of Boyle Heights.  At the end of a three-hour Girl Rock Nation workshop at the House of Rock in Santa Monica, Calif., on Tuesday, Fender gifted the girls with their very own acoustic guitars.

Aerosmith Rocks Staples Center

Aerosmith unleashed an incredible set filled with a slew of classics – and even got some help from Johnny Depp and Izzy Stradlin.

Historic Music Venue: The Ryman

It’s where Johnny met June, where bluegrass was born and where country music blossomed into a national phenomenon. Built in 1892 for a revivalist reverend, Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium has survived for 120 years and counting as a venue for all kinds of entertainment, and most famously was the heart of the Grand Ole Opry from 1943-1974.

Clapton Announces Major U.S. Tour In 2013

Widely considered one of the world’s all time greatest guitarists and known amongst his peers as a great collaborator, Eric Clapton has announced a major U.S. tour culminating in his fourth Crossroads Guitar Festival presented by Chase.