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Sparky Parker: In the Dark

Read "In the Dark" reviewed by Jim Trageser

Crafting the perfect riff has been the goal of every blues and rock guitarist since Jimi Hendrix first began channeling Albert King. Welding a memorable theme to jaw-dropping technique is the surest way for a budding guitarist to elevate his or her reputation.

Houston, Texas' Sparky Parker's debut opens with one of those defining ...

The Vintage Years 1970 - 1991

Read "The Vintage Years 1970 - 1991" reviewed by John Kelman

There are bands that manage to carve out a place for themselves in the music world that lasts for decades; there are others who, while having created a name for themselves during their peak years and, while they continue to tour and, even, make the occasional studio album, are invariably best remembered for their seminal early ...

NEWS: PERFORMANCE / TOUR

Classic Rock Legends Wishbone Ash Set 2013 North America Spring Tour

Classic Rock Legends Wishbone Ash Set 2013 North America Spring Tour

Danbury, CT - Wishbone Ash, one of the most influential guitar bands in the history of rock, kicks off the North American leg of their 2013 tour on February 28. The group returns to these shores following a successful spring tour last year to celebrate the release of their highly acclaimed studio album, 'Elegant Stealth', and on the heels of the ...

NEWS: PERFORMANCE / TOUR

Wishbone Ash To Tour The UK

Wishbone Ash To Tour The UK

Danbury, CT - Classic rock legends Wishbone Ash, one of the most influential guitar bands in the history of rock, kicks off the UK leg of their tour on October 4, 2012. The tour, which began in Europe early this year, celebrates the release of Elegant Stealth, the group’s latest studio album. Elegant Stealth represents a benchmark in the evolution of ...

Wishbone Ash: Live Dates II / Elegant Stealth

Read "Wishbone Ash: Live Dates II / Elegant Stealth" reviewed by Doug Collette

One of the most underrated bands to emerge from Britain in the late 1960s to early 1970s, Wishbone Ash achieved a fine balance between progressive and blues-rock. Its original material made prominent use of tandem lead guitars, mirrored by equally uplifting group harmony singing. These virtues distinguish the sound of the band to this day, as ...

NEWS: PERFORMANCE / TOUR

Wishbone Ash Set Us Spring Tour, Celebrate The Release Of ‘elegant Stealth’

Wishbone Ash Set Us Spring Tour, Celebrate The Release Of ‘elegant Stealth’

DANBURY, CT - Wishbone Ash, one of the most influential guitar bands in the history of rock, kicks off the American leg of their tour on April 24, 2012. The tour, which began in Europe early this year, celebrates the release of Elegant Stealth, the group’s latest studio album. Elegant Stealth represents a benchmark in the evolution of Wishbone Ash. Signature twin-lead ...

NEWS: RECORDING

Wishbone Ash Celebrate the Release of "Elegant Stealth"

Wishbone Ash Celebrate the Release of "Elegant Stealth"

Danbury, CT—Elegant Stealth represents a benchmark in the evolution of Wishbone Ash, one of the most influential guitar bands in the history of rock. Signature twin-lead melodies and a powerhouse rhythm section frame 11 new tracks that reflect a diverse realm of styles and moods. Elegant Stealth will be released on ZXY Music on November 25th. Formed in 1969, Wishbone Ash ...

NEWS: PERFORMANCE / TOUR

Classic UK Blues Rock Legends Wishbone Ash to Tour Us in Support of New DVD Release

Classic UK Blues Rock Legends Wishbone Ash to Tour Us in Support of New DVD Release

Danbury, CT—Wishbone Ash, the classic British rock band renowned for its signature twin-lead guitar prowess, embarks April 25 on a US tour to promote a new DVD and studio project. The group returns to several familiar venues along with select new stops on the three-week tour (tour dates listed below). The DVD, 'This is Wishbone Ash,' ...

NEWS: RECORDING

Wishbone Ash Releases First New Single in over 20 Years

Wishbone Ash Releases First New Single in over 20 Years

London, UK - After 20 plus years, UK classic rock legends Wishbone Ash have released a new single, “Reason To Believe", which is creating a huge buzz amongst the music press and fans of the band worldwide. The single is part of an EP that also features an album edit from the forthcoming CD and two ...

NEWS: PERFORMANCE / TOUR

UK Blues Rock Legends Wishbone Ash to Play Select US Dates

UK Blues Rock Legends Wishbone Ash to Play Select US Dates

Classic rock legends Wishbone Ash will be performing a select number of US dates on their current major world tour that began this past October. Wishbone Ash embarked on an intensive 6-month tour plan, a 'final fling' taking the band 'round to next July in celebration of the 40th anniversary of its long career. The October ...