Recently, I was watching a random Guthrie Govan lesson video on YouTube (I get a sick satisfaction out of watching guitarists who are much better than I am). In the clip, which you can check out here, Govan was discussing elements of his right-hand (or right-thumb) "slap" technique.
Forrest Richard “Dickey” Betts, founding member of the legendary Allman Brothers Band, successful solo artist and leader of his own ensemble, Great Southern, possesses one of the most distinct and influential guitar styles in the history of rock. In this edition of In Deep, we’ll take a look at a few of the scales Dickey relies on most when weaving his classic solos and melodic patterns.
Two Notes Audio Engineering, manufacturer of the Torpedo range of guitar amp/speaker simulation hardware and software, is now shipping Torpedo Reload. The Reload, the ultimate guitar and bass tool for studio and live applications, combines multiple routing and processing functions into a single compact, easy-to-use unit.
Check out this video created and posted by the gang at Spin. In the clip, which was posted in November 2013, Yngwie Malmsteen teaches Spin senior editor — and self-declared guitar novice — David Marchese everything you need to know to shred like a guitar god.
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents an exclusive video from Chiodos. In the clip, which you can check out below, the entire band, including frontman Craig Owens, discuss new guitarist Thomas Erak of the Fall Of Troy.