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.
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents an exclusive video from New York City's Bayside. The clip, which you can check out below, focuses on guitarist Jack O'Shea, who discusses the realities of the recording studio and more. It also shows O'Shea and the rest of the band in action recording their new album, Cult, which will be released February 18 through Hopeless Records.
Several months ago, we shared a video titled "Guitar Receives Custom Metallic Swirl Paint Job." The mesmerizing seven-minute-long video, which shows how a guitar gets a custom metallic swirl paint job, was one of our most popular stories that month and was shared nearly 12,000 times on Facebook.