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Crash Kings: Evolution of Guitar – With No Guitar

Brothers Mike Beliveau (bass) and Tony Beliveau (keyboards and vocals) formed the trio The Crash Kings with drummer Jason Morris. But they approach it with a twist: to “create a band that once and for all could be ‘The Big Rock Sound’ without guitar.”

The two brothers trade handling the guitar-like duties, with Mike hitting the tube overdrive and Tony using a modified clavinet.

In this video, the trio gives a look inside the studio, where the band is working on their new album.

Be sure to check out their version of “Crosstown Traffic” around the mid-way point!