"My first instrument was actually bass. My dad is a guitar player so we had guitars around the house."
Veteran shred guitarist Marty Friedman’s recent trip to California from his home in Japan was anything but a vacation.
This video is a couple of years old, but if you’re 17 billion miles from Earth, it will probably be new to you.
Watch the video for the group's latest release from their 'Blue & Lonesome.'
Guitarist Rob Scallon has showed off his impressive guitar skills in several videos we’ve shared here over the months.
Paul Gilbert turned 50 over the weekend. Does that mean he's thinking about slowing things down a bit? Not a chance.
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The lessons we share here typically have to do with things like guitar technique, scales, chords, riffs, licks and so on.
Although he's notched sales of more than 40 million in his native Japan, guitarist Hotei is best known in the U.S. for his original song, “Battle Without Honor or Humanity,” which was used in...
Is there any holiday more tailor-made for heavy metal than Halloween? Of course not! And so, below, we offer up 10 tunes to soundtrack the spookiest day of the year. Happy trick or treating...
Peter White released Groovin', his third album of cover songs, today, October 28. This time around, the guitarist puts his unique spin on timeless tunes from the late Fifties through the early...
When bassist Jason Newsted left Metallica in 2001, the band was in a tough spot in terms of finding his replacement.
Los Angeles (by-way-of Louisiana, Austin and Brooklyn) based guitarist Sarah Lipstate, who performs under the name Noveller, came to our attention earlier this year when Iggy Pop asked her to be...