Guitar legend Jimi Hendrix died in London 44 years ago this month — on September 18, 1970. He was only 27. Although all these facts have become common knowledge for rock and guitar fans, there was a moment when it was actual news — the sort of announcement that makes you always remember where you were when you heard it.
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents the third of five exclusive videos featuring Bay Area thrash legends Exodus. Each weekly clip will showcase material from Blood Upon the Goat, the bonus “making of” DVD included with the digipak and imported box set of Blood In, Blood Out, the band's highly anticipated new album.
These videos and audio files are bonus content related to the November 2014 issue of Guitar World. For the full range of interviews, features, tabs and more, pick up the new issue on newsstands now or at the Guitar World Online Store.
Believe it or not, Pantera’s “The Art of Shredding” translates awesomely to acoustic in the hands of the masterful percussive player, Sam Westphalen. Here he is in the studio at the Australian Institute of Music laying it down.
The guys (and girls) in Tedeschi Trucks Band are giving their fans a unique look at a backstage rehearsal video following a pair of weekend shows, the first of four this month at New York City’s Beacon Theatre.
Former Kiss guitarist Ace Frehley recently dropped by the fun-to-visit Vintage Room at Guitar Center Hollywood. While he was there, he chatted (on camera) about what it feels like to play music, his musical beginnings, and his relationship with Gibson and the Les Paul and more. Below, you can check out the video that chronicles his visit.