Alabama Shakes, Gary Clark Jr. in Hollywood12 Years A Slave is already one of the most talked about films of 2013. The true story of Solomon Northup also has a terrific music soundtrack featuring a number of Epiphone artists including Alabama Shakes and Gary Clark Jr. as well as Civil Wars singer Joy Williams. You can stream the album here.

Epiphone recently caught up with the Shakes' guitarist Heath Fogg.  Look for our exclusive interview later this week.  The quartet will be returning to Nashville in November to begin work on a follow to their crackin' debut which put them front and center with the best bands on the road.  Fogg talks about his long love for Epiphone guitars and what's in store for the band next year.  Don't miss it.