Tony Smotherman offers the first in his series of three fretboard challenges.
The Black Crowes cut their latest record live in the studio before their biggest fans.
Learn how to play the classic track from the Beatles 1969 album, Abbey Road.
He helped define thrash-metal guitar playing and has a signature guitar coming out from Dean. But what Guitar World readers really want to know is…
Watch guitarists Dan Jacobs and Travis Miguel give you a tour of their studio gear.
The masters of brutal technical death metal discuss their intense new album, Blood Oath.
He was the odd man out in Kiss, but Ace Frehley came into his mown on his solo records. Twenty years since his last release, the original Space Ace returns to earth with Anomaly.
Mark Heylum and Chris Garza show how to play Suicide Silence's hit from No Time to Bleed.
In the following lesson, guitarist Erik Kluiber from L.A. heavy metal act White Wizzard shows you how to solo in the style of Metallica's Kirk Hammett.
When Layne Staley died seven years ago, Alice in Chains died with him. With Black Gives Way to Blue, the band rises from its ashes. Jerry Cantrell reflects on AiC's past glories and their new lease...
The following article from the December 1990 issue represents the very first time Dimebag Darrell appeared in the pages of Guitar World magazine. In the 14 years that followed, Dime was featured on...
Guitar World asks can a Seattle anarchist, two liberal East Coast rockers and a Southern thrash man co-exist in peace and harmony? Pantera’s Diamond Darrell, Soundgarden’s Kim Thayil and Skid Row’s...
Guitar World retells how in the heartland of Texas came Pantera guitar dude Diamond Darrell, a heavy thrasher born in the bosom of the blues.