Animals as Leaders 8 string guitarist Tosin Abasi has released a playthrough vid of “The Woven Web” featuring the beautiful Ibanez TAM10, his signature 8 string import production model.
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PhillyGuitarKid has released this 8 string guitar playthrough video of “Pushing Through” from his 2nd album “Osmium”(Bandcamp). This great 8 string album is available for download at the major online music retailers (iIunes, amazon, etc.)
The album “Transcendence” by Fred Brum is now available @: http://fredbrum.bigcartel.com/product/trascendence-digital-download
Fred Brum official site: http://fredbrum.com/
Animals as Leaders guitarist Javier Reyes has released an in depth video demo of his signature LTD JR-608 via ESP Guitars showing all of the features and specs, and also highlighting his input into the design of this unique and beautiful 8 string guitar.
For official info on this guitar: http://www.espguitars.com/products/13438-jr-608
Dakota Testa of The Contour Line Has released this new 8 string guitar playthrough vid for his new release “Instrumental (dj0nt boiz)(Download Bandcamp NYP)” on which he plays all instruments. His drumming videos are also well worth checking out.
8 String guitar duo Mar Kabasi have released a high quality playthrough video of “Dirty Sexy pt1″ from their latest EP “Extra Popsicles (Bandcamp Download NYP)” which highlights their skill and precision while playing in unison.
8 string solo artist Dean Murphy has released a preview play-through of IMC 8 string clean piece from his upcoming album mixed and mastered by Paul Oritiz of Chimp Spanner.
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8 string guitarist/producer Drewsif Stalin released this high quality 8 string guitar play through video of “Sisyphus” from his upcoming DSME album “…Comes To An End”.
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For the latest updates on where to find Josh Martin performing live and info on Little Tybee’s upcoming release can be found on the Little Tybee official website.
This Ibanez Multiscale (Fanned Fret) 8 String Guitar Prototype was shown at this years Winter NAMM show. The crew at Gear Gods got this great video going over the benefits of using a multiscale fretboard. Specs not yet available as it is a prototype.
A great chance to catch some 8 string guitar playing from Rob Scallon performing his solo set and as a part of Hank Green and the Perfect Strangers on the East Coast leg of the Because Awesome tour. [click to watch video below]
For tickets and info: http://tourbecauseawesome.tumblr.com/
April 18 @ Metro
April 19 @ Magic Stick
4pm show & 8pm show
April 20 @ The Agora
April 21 @ Rex Theater
April 22 @ Union Transfer
April 24 @ Black Cat
April 25 @ Middle East
April 26 @ Gramercy Theater
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