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ZZ Top “Live At Montreux 2013” DVD, Blu-ray, and Digital Formats Out July 22

On July 22 2014, Eagle Rock Entertainment will release Live At Montreux 2013 by ZZ Top on DVD, Blu-ray and digital formats [Pre-book Order Date June 27, MSRP $19.98 Blu-ray, $14.98 DVD]. Live At Montreux 2013 is packed with classic …
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Kid Rock and ZZ Top at Aaron’s Lakewood Amphitheatre in Atlanta, GA

Detroit rapper / rocker Kid Rock, along with legendary rockers ZZ Top, made a stop on their tour at Aaron’s Lakewood Amphitheatre in Atlanta, GA., where they performed for a sold-out crowd. Following up on his promise to provide inexpensive tickets and vending items, Kid Rock provided fans with $20 tickets and low-cost hot dogs and beer. Opening the evening was ZZ Top, comprised of Billy Gibbons, Dusty…
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The Big Send-Off: 10 Epic Guitar Outros

A great guitar outro can serve as the musical equivalent of an exclamation point, something to drive home a song in a memorable way. Whether flashy or subtle, the best guitar codas leave an impression that lingers long after the last notes fade. Below are 10 of the very best. “Mr. Crowley” (Ozzy Osbourne/Randy Rhoads). Randy Rhoads’ beautiful, classically inspired outro elevated this Ozzy classic into something of monumental proportions. The late guitarist spent hours working on the solo, but remained frustrated…
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10 Great Albums of 2012

Whenever I look back at a year, at first glance I think “there weren’t many albums that I liked this past year,” or something to that effect. But as soon as I actually start listing them I always find myself having so many new favorites, and 2012 is no exception. I’ve decided to list 10 albums that I think stand out from the crowd. Some are obvious choices, and others might be a bit obscure, but well worth a listen, and a great way to discover some new music. ZZ Top – La Futura. 2012 was the year of classic rock. Aerosmith, Lynyrd Skynyrd, and ZZ Top all…
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Billy Gibbons: Words of Wisdom

Z.Z. Top’s new album La Futura is a study in retro-cool. It’s a return to the down-and-dirty songwriting and arranging that was the foundation of the band’s career during their first decade of recording, the ’70s, and a throwback study in guitar tones that extends two decades beyond that, when giants like Lightnin’ Hopkins, John Lee Hooker, Frankie Lee Sims, Fred McDowell and other vintage electric bluesmen perfected the art of story telling with three chords — sometimes just one — and six-string sounds that spoke volumes. Z.Z. Top’s guitar maven Billy Gibbons absorbed all of those sounds and has the uncanny ability to apply them to music that’s both…
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Eagle Rock Digital Videos Available Now At A Special Price: August 29-September 11

Eagle Rock Entertainment, the world’s leader in visual music, will run a
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Gretchen Wilson Celebrates Birthday With ZZ Top and 3 Doors Down

Gretchen Wilson didn’t mind being on the road for her birthday on Tuesday, especially since she got to celebrate with tour mates ZZ Top and 3 Doors Down at the Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons …
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Gretchen Wilson VIP Packages Available On Gang of Outlaws Tour

Beginning today, fans of Gretchen Wilson will have the opportunity to purchase an exclusive VIP package when she hits the road with ZZ Top and 3 Doors Down on The Gang of Outlaws Tour. The highlight of the package will …
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Gretchen Wilson To Join 3 Doors Down on ZZ Top Tour

Sure to be one of this touring season’s hottest packages, The Gang of Outlaws Tour, brings three leaders of their respective genres together for six weeks of performances this May and June. Joining the legendary ZZ Top are 3 Doors …
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“ZZ TOP: A Tribute From Friends” To Be Released October 11

The music and legacy of ZZ TOP–“That Little ol’ Band from Texas,” that has been part of the world’s musical
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