Today, GuitarWorld.com presents the premiere of "Origami," a new single (and music video) by the Surrealist, an experimental prog-metal band from Boston.
In May 1990, Steve Vai guested as host of MTV’s Headbanger’s Ball.
In 1992, instrumental rock great Joe Satriani made an appearance on a short-lived MTV Europe TV series called Most Wanted.
In early 1984, film director Walter Hill contacted Arlen Roth—guitarist, columnist and co-creator of the Hot Licks instructional video series—about a new film he was about to make starring Ralph...
When Steve Vai asked guitarist Nita Strauss to take part in his new Favored Nations compilation, She Rocks, Vol. 1, the Alice Cooper Band shredder never gave it a second thought.
Here's another gem from the eternally fascinating world of YouTube.
Can you tell what a riff is by hearing just the first note?
Below, check out an impressive guitar performance by the "Wichita Lineman" himself—the great Glen Campbell—from 1974.
Aleks Sever is a different kind of guitar player.
It’s easy to get sucked into the vortex of sunshine and good times when you’re a twentysomething rock musician living in Los Angeles, in flux between work, sleep and hard partying.
Jeff Beck and Eric Clapton have performed together several times over the years. They've even toured together.
Even though the Beatles hired a film crew to document the 1969 recording sessions for what would become Let It Be, it's not all that common to see studio footage of the band from before that time.
It's been 25 years since Firehouse won Favorite Heavy Metal/Hard Rock New Artist at the 1992 American Music Awards, beating out Nirvana and Alice in Chains.