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...
He helped make prog-rock monsters Yes MTV stars in the Eighties, and he’s scored dozens of high-octane Hollywood blockbusters. But what Guitar World readers really want to know is…
Here's a video that's been burning up the internet—and a maple Tele fretboard—for the past few days.
This video, a clip of Stevie Ray Vaughan and Dick Dale performing "Pipeline," one of the most famous surf-guitar instrumentals of all time, has got it all. I mean, you've got Stevie Ray Vaughan, a...
Former Van Halen bassist Michael Anthony reveals that he recently spoke with his former bandmate drummer Alex Van Halen for the first time in 10 years. He also says he’s open to the possibility of...
On October 7, the Howard Stern Show celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Beatles' Revolver album with an all-star musical tribute.
There’s an emerging trend in the world of guitar, and according to one man, signs of its origin seem to point to Taylor Swift.
Andy Timmons Band’s eighth album, Theme from a Perfect World, is an inspired, guitar-driven affair made up of 10 hook-filled instrumentals that are sure to satisfy even the pickiest of guitarists.
Don’t try to pin down John 5’s style with a one-word label. A passionate metal guitarist, he’s also adept at bluegrass, country, jazz, western swing and flamenco.
John 5 has been a mainstay in the hard rock and metal circuit for two decades.
Aleks Sever will release her guitar-driven new album, Extravagant, November 15 via Beat 5 Records.
Here's a pretty cool lesson video posted by Bad Guitar in April 2015.