But it's also the year rock fans got to see a particularly extraordinary assemblage of iconic musicians on one stage. I'm talking about that special night when Metallica, Jimmy Page, Jeff Beck, Joe...
This past Wednesday night, a few friends got together for a low-key gig at Hollywood's Lucky Strike—a hidden bowling alley that doubles as a rock venue.
Years before Jimi Hendrix made it big, he backed up a host of other artists, including Little Richard, the Isley Brothers, Tommy Tucker, Slim Harpo and Wilson Pickett.
Ernie Ball Music Man recently introduced its 2017 Spring Collection, just in time for the 2017 Winter NAMM Show, which takes place in Ahaheim, California, next week.
Malcolm's really underrated. He makes the band sound so full, and I couldn't ask for a better rhythm player. Sometimes I look at Malcolm while he's playing, and I'm completely awestruck by the...
Today, we'd like to remember the legendary John "The Ox" Entwistle of the Who, who was born October 9, 1944. Below, check out some extraordinary footage of Entwistle's isolated bass track from the...
Although this certainly doesn't apply to guys like Flea, Duff McKagan, Geddy Lee or Paul McCartney, a lot of bass players tend to feel, well, ignored.
Neal Schon has a lot to be thankful for.
Swamp rocker Christopher Ameruoso recently sent me a video of metal legend Lita Ford playing the blues with his band at a charity event.
Here's a handy Facebook-based video we recently stumbled upon. It's a three-screen clip that shows the magic of "And Your Bird Can Sing," a song that always ranks as one the Beatles' top guitar songs.
As Lemmy Remembrance Day continues (he died one year ago today), we drop in on the late bassist's pre-Motorhead band, Hawkwind, playing one of their most popular songs, "Silver Machine."
This month I’d like to introduce to you a few scales that originate from different parts of the world, specifically from the eastern hemisphere, and have been incorporated into the sound of heavy...
Earlier this year, someone requested that Brad Paisley play “Little Moments,” a song he wrote and recorded in 2003 and which is no longer a part of his set list.