Billy Gibbons has been a busy man of late. Last July, he released his debut solo album, Perfectamundo, an Afro-Cuban fusion that took his music in a completely different direction.
In this new "Toys in the Attic" video, brought to you (and us) by K.K. Downing's Steel Mill, former Judas Priest guitarist K.K. Downing shows off his favorite Gibson Flying V guitars and various...
Simply put, this professionally shot video—which was posted to YouTube about three years ago—shows three guitar masters at work.
Choice shots from this year's Pickathon festival
Remember the Fender Performer from the Eighties? What about the Fender Swinger (pictured above), of which only 250 were ever made?
This past weekend, the late Ronnie James Dio reunited with his bandmates via hologram.
Choice shots from the guitar slingers at this year's Pickathon festival.
Metallica’s Kirk Hammett owns one of the most iconic and revered electric guitars: a 1959 Les Paul Standard that was previously owned by Fleetwood Mac founder Peter Green and, subsequently, by his...
While there are countless riffs in Hetfield’s arsenal, I chose five that I consider to be his best overall musical statements.
I was initially inspired to come up with these licks from a conversation I had with a saxophone player who asked me, “Why do so many guitarists always play pentatonic runs exactly the same way?”...
Sweep picking isn’t easy to learn–but not for reasons you might think.
It’s summer—time to pull out the guitar and pull up around the campfire, backyard fire pit or friend-hang just about anywhere.
In this new Guitar World video, GW's tech editor, Paul Riario, shows you how to make basic adjustments to your guitar's truss rod. In the clip, which you can check out below, Riario is joined by an...