To my mind, it’s impossible to become a great metal soloist without having an appreciation of the blues and some of the techniques associated with blues guitar. Learning to emulate the blues guitar...
French metal act Gojira have premiered its new song and music video, “Silvera.”
Like his last two studio releases, 2013’s Old Sock and 2014’s The Breeze: An Appreciation of JJ Cale, Clapton's new album—I Still Do—finds the guitarist in a reflective mood, looking back at the...
It's often said in music that you have your whole life to write your first album but only a year to make your sophomore album.
As soon as he wrapped up tours supporting his critically acclaimed solo debut, All I Was, and Fortress by Alter Bridge, Mark Tremonti entered the studio in earnest to begin work on what would...
Chicago-based guitarist Rob Scallon is, as we’ve shown in the past, the guy who covers Slayer and Cannibal Corpse songs with banjos and ukuleles.
This past Sunday night, James Hetfield and Sammy Hagar hosted the third annual Acoustic-4-A-Cure benefit concert at the Fillmore in San Francisco. During the event, Hetfield took the stage to...
This past Friday night, AC/DC—featuring Guns N' Roses frontman Axl Rose—pulled into the Stade Velodrome in Marseilles, France.
Over the weekend, Eric Clapton premiered the official music video for "Spiral," a track off his new album, I Still Do.
As the video's description points out, halfway through the song, a fan jumps on stage and makes a run at frontman Mick Jagger.
Following yesterday’s press conference announcing the “Ozzfest Metts Knotfest” mega-festival, Zakk Wylde’s Black Sabbath cover band, Zakk Sabbath, took to the stage at the Palladium in Hollywood.
In 1992, instrumental rock great Joe Satriani made an appearance on a short-lived MTV Europe TV series called Most Wanted.
We recently tracked down DevilDriver guitarists Mike Spreitzer and Neal Tiemann and gave them the "10 questions" treatment. It went a little something like this.