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Alex Blanco Tribute

Alex Blanco Tribute

On 11th of December Veojam's dear member and contributor, Spanish solo jazz guitarist, guitar teacher, arranger and music producer from Barcelona, ALEX BLANCO has passed away. With more than 30 years of experience as a teacher of various musical subjects in public and private centers, Alex...

Jimi Hendrix new album - Both Sides of the Sky

Jimi Hendrix new album - Both Sides of the Sky

'Both Sides of the Sky' is the title of new Jimi Hendrix studio album, which is just announced by Experience Hendrix and Legacy Recordings to be released March 9. New album features 10 previously unreleased tracks recorded between January 1968 and February 1970 with Jimi Hendrix Experience band a...

Facts about Andrés Segovia that you might not know

Facts about Andrés Segovia that you might not know

1. Segovia first choice was flamenco music and guitar. Segovia began playing the guitar at age six. He was taught flamenco by an amateur flamenco guitarist named Agustinillo. Segovia's first instrument was one formely played by the famous gypsy flamenco player Paco de Lucena. 2. Segovia was ...

John Abercrombie dies at 72

John Abercrombie dies at 72

August this year is really tragic month for jazz world. After sudden death of Chuck Loeb at 61 only, now other renowned jazz and fusion guitarist, John Abercrombie has died at age 72, August 22 at Hudson Valley Hospital in Cortlandt Manor, NY. After attending Boston’s Berklee College of Music, ...

Jazz guitarist Chuck Loeb dies at 61

Jazz guitarist Chuck Loeb dies at 61

Chuck Loeb, jazz guitarist, composer and producer prominent solo artist and collaborator in the field of smooth jazz, died at 9 p.m. on July 31. Loeb was 61. He had suffered with cancer for several years. Chuck was best known for his associations with Stan Getz, Steps Ahead and Fourplay bands. ...

Alan  Holdsworth dies at 70

Alan Holdsworth dies at 70

Allan Holdsworth, highly respected British guitarist and composer is dead. He died on 15 April 2017 at his home in Vista, California, at the age of 70. The most likely cause of his death was a heart attack. Allan was very advanced musician. He influenced many top guitarists, including Eddie V...

Support Michael Chapdelaine!

Support Michael Chapdelaine!

This is so sad to hear that Michael Chapdelaine got into real trouble! His house in Albuquerque was burglarized and devastated. His guitars, his studio equipment (including computer hard drives with his music), and other personal possessions were taken from him and his wife Suzanne. This is big ...

Eric Clapton - I Still Do new album

Eric Clapton - I Still Do new album

Video trailer: https://www.veojam.com/watch/1463956799 Released May 20, 2016, Eric Clapton's new album is already available in a variety of physical and digital formats in multiple digital stores. Teamed with producer Glyn Johns and longtime touring band musicians - Andy Fairweather Low, Chris St...

Eric Bibb nominated by Blues Foundation

Eric Bibb nominated by Blues Foundation

Acoustic blues singer-songwriter Eric Bibb has been nominated for the 37th annual Blues Music Awards in "Acoustic Artist" and "Acoustic Album" of the year categories by The Blues Foundation. Award winners will be presented at the Cook Convention Center in downtown Memphis, Tennessee, on Thursday...

Facts about Stevie Ray Vaghan that you may not know

Facts about Stevie Ray Vaghan that you may not know

Stevie Ray picked up the guitar first time at the age of 8. His first instrument was a western toy six-string guitar made by Sears. First electric guitar was a hollow-body Gibson Messenger from his brother Jimmie. Originally Stevie wanted to play the drums. In 1982 The Rolling Stones hired Double...

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