There's a reason NME awarded Noel Gallagher the Godlike Genius Award, and it was on full display at the Opera House in Boston on June 6. At first it seemed pretty much business as usual. Gallagher and his band of High Flying Birds walked out, pickup their gear and tore into “Do the Damage.”
We Came As Romans are out on the road at the moment—with a very busy July ahead of them. But that didn't prevent WCAR guitarists Joshua Moore and Lou Cotton from showing Guitar World their live rig/gear setup.
The Grateful Dead have announced Fare Thee Well: Celebrating 50 Years of Grateful Dead, a live box set that will be released in limited 12-CD/7-Blu-ray or 12-CD/7-DVD formats by Rhino/Grateful Dead November 20.
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents the exclusive premiere of a live video for "Failure" by Breaking Benjamin. The original version of the song is from the band's new album, Dark Before Dawn, which was released June 23 via Hollywood Records.
The video below, which was posted to "the YouTubes" in 2014, captures—in glorious slow motion—every disappointing second of what is clearly an epic guitar fail. In the clip, a young guitarist attempts to swing his guitar. We're not sure why.
Reinhold Bogner, a modern-day legend who has made his own significant contributions to guitar tone, recently joined forces with Rupert Neve to produce a trio of pedals—the Burnley, Harlow and Wessex—that take an entirely different approach to overdrive and distortion.