On this date in 1969, supergroup Blind Faith, which featured Eric Clapton, Steve Winwood, Ginger Baker and Rick Grech, made their live debut at a free concert in London's Hyde Park. Here's the short set list the short-lived band performed that afternoon. Most of the songs are from the band's only album (1969's Blind Faith), but they threw in Sam Myers' bluesy "Sleeping in the Ground," a Rolling Stones cover and a Traffic tune ("Means to an End").
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents the exclusive premiere of "Sick Of It," the new music video by Skillet. The song is the lead single from the band's upcoming album, Rise, which will be released June 25 by Atlantic/Word.
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents the exclusive premiere of the music video for "Tall Boogie" by heavy roots rockers Moreland & Arbuckle. The track is from the band's new album, 7 Cities, which will be released July 30 by Telarc, a division of Concord Music Group.
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents the exclusive premiere of a new video featuring Walter Trout. In the video, the venerable blues guitarist discusses his new album, Luther’s Blues: A Tribute to Luther Allison, which will be released June 11 by Mascot Label Group's Provogue Records.
On Page 30 of the all-new July 2013 issue of Guitar World, Jeff Loomis discusses this video, which he created and sent us back in March. It shows Loomis tackling Jason Becker's "Perpetual Burn" to a backing track — and pulling it off in one impressive sitting.
Guitar legend Yngwie Malmsteen performed the National Anthem before last night's Miami Marlins game at Marlins Park. You can check out the video, which was posted on Malmsteen's official YouTube page, below.
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents the exclusive premiere of "I'm No Angel," the latest music video by the Winery Dogs, a new power trio featuring guitarist Richie Kotzen (Mr. Big, Poison), bassist Billy Sheehan (Mr. Big) and drummer Mike Portnoy (Dream Theater, Avenged Sevenfold).
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents an exclusive lesson video by Owl guitarist Jason Achilles Mezilis. In the video, which you can check out below, Mezilis shows you how to play "Send," a song from Owl's new album, The Right Thing, which was released April 9 by Overit Records.
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents the exclusive premiere of a new lyric video by Popa Chubby. The song, "I Need a Lil Mojo," is from his new album, Universal Breakdown Blues, which will be released May 28 via Provogue/Mascot Label Group.