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Chuck Garvey of Moe!

Tuesday, February 12, 2008

Here's Chuck Garvey of Moe talking about the Hot Hand guitar effects.One of the most influental guitarists, of a very popular and influential band, in the exciting and thriving "jam band" scene.It sure is nice to hear musicians who want to play again.Tell me - do the early to mid…

Chuck Garvey of Moe

Wednesday, January 09, 2008

Check out Chuck Garvey of Moe playing with Moog and Hot Hand effects here!How sweet it is - he sure combines technical knowledge with creativity.Inspiring in so many ways.  But, before he plugged the 2 units in together, he had no idea - he took some chances. That's what we…

Prog, Fusion and Great Guitar Sounds

Saturday, September 29, 2007

I was listening to some Bela Fleck today, in particular the "Flight of the Cosmic Hippo" cd. If that cd doesn't define "fusion", "progressive" and "cool", I have no idea what does.I also listened to some Tony Williams Lifetime, featuring Alan Pasqua, Tony Newton and Allan Holdsworth. What great stuff!…

missFlag on KCRW

Tuesday, September 18, 2007

Today was a great "Morning Becomes Eclectic" show on KCRW, and we heard a live performance and chat with missFlag, a great new band from Jerusalem. They have been featured on KCRW for a number of months, through their fantastic song "Hidden Theives".If you want to hear it, just go…

Great Guitar Albums of 1967

Tuesday, August 21, 2007

Just like many of you, I have a severe opposition to throwing out any copies of Guitar Player Magazine - and I have boxes of them dating back to the early 1970's. One of the first issues I ever bought featured Jeff Beck on the cover, wearing a black and…

Grammy winner Chris Vrenna using Hot Hand

Monday, August 13, 2007

Chris Vrenna, keyboardist/producer for Nine Inch Nails, Marilyn Manson, U2, POD, Weezer, amongst many, many  others, is a proud Hot Hand wireless user.Read about all his accomplishments as listed in Wikipedia:  Grammy-winning producer, engineer, remixer, songwriter, programmer, and founder of the electronic band Tweaker. Vrenna also played drums for the…

Morrissey’s Boz Borrer using Hot Hand

Tuesday, August 07, 2007

Boz Borrer, guitarist and musical director for Morrissey, is now using the hot Hand line of motion controlled effects.Boz joins a very impressive list of guitarists (most notable Johnny Marr, and Mick Ronson, who produced Morrissey's "Your Arsenal") to work with Morrissey.See his clip Boz playing and talking about the…

Innovative Guitarist!

Tuesday, August 07, 2007

I know that if you play guitar, you have got to admire the true innovators of our great instrument.Certainly, Allan Holdsworth is one of them. Check out these great videos on Google: http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=6595362002985980095&q=Allan+Holdsworth+-+10+Most+Useful+Scales&total=1&start=0&num=10&so=0&type=search&plindex=0He has a way with chords, scales, phrasing and technique - and he always has created a unique…

Moe’s Chuck Garvey and Hot Hand

Tuesday, July 31, 2007

We're pleased as punch that guitarist Chuck Garvey of MOE is using the Hot Hand Wah Filter and Phaser/Flanger on tour!Check out their groovalicious tracks on their myspace page: http://www.myspace.com/moeWe think that jam/instrumental bands represent some of the cream of the crop of today's musicians, and their adventurous nature is…

Herman Li Guitar Clinics!

Tuesday, July 17, 2007

Herman Li, guitarist with DragonForce and a proud user of our wireless Hot Hand Wah, is currently giving worldwide guitar clinics.Here are the places and dates - check them out!Herman Li Guitar Clinics Sat July 14 - Thailand, Bangkok - Main Auditorium A.U.A Center Sun July 15 - Malaysia, Kuala…