Guitarist and YouTube dude Jared Dines, perhaps inspired by the runaway success of his earlier video, "10 Ways to Hold a Guitar (for Beginners)," has created a followup video—"10 Ways to Hold a Guitar (for Advanced)."
It’s probably not a coincidence that effects such as wah pedals and fuzz boxes started appearing en masse about the same time that recreational drugs like marijuana and LSD became popular with rock musicians.
In this new video from Road Recovery, Metallica's James Hetfield opens up about his rocky past. He's done things he isn't proud of, he admits, but music saved his life by giving him an outlet to write and express himself.
Black Sabbath's Anthony Frank "Tony" Iommi was born 67 years ago today in Birmingham, England. As part of our ongoing celebration of Iommi's life and career, check out this just-posted animated video, part of VH1.com’s new animated series, The Complete History of Heavy Metal.
Morley, in collaboration with Ray Burton (father of the late Cliff Burton of Metallica), has released a tribute version of the pedal Burton made famous, the Power Fuzz Wah. This is a combination classic Wah pedal with built-in fuzz.
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents an exclusive "Infinite Waves" lesson video featuring Francesco Artusato of the Francesco Artusato Project. "Infinite Waves" is from the band's new album, Our Dying Sun, which was released in October through Sumerian Records.