Here's Guitar World's interview with Rush bassist/vocalist Geddy Lee from the May 1986 issue (with Steve Stevens on the cover). The original headline was "Geddy Lee: More Bass, More Space in the Modern World," and the focus of the interview is Rush's new album at the time, Power Windows.
GuitarWorld.com is proud to offer this free download of "Jet Fuel Genetic" by NYC street metal band IKILLYA. The song is from their 2011 album, Recon. You can stream the song -- and/or download it -- below.
Master of Puppets, Reign in Blood, Slippery When Wet and Somewhere in Time are just a few of the monster albums that owned 1986. Check out the list here and see what other greats you can vote for in this week's readers poll.
When we asked our readers and the Guns N' Roses fans of the world to vote for their favorite track from GNR's classic twin albums, Use Your Illusion I & II, little did we expect that the poll would tally over 27,000 votes!
When you think of tribute bands, you might think of them as bands that merely plays someone else's music, somewhere in small dive bars on weekends. But the guys in Led Zepagain, quite easily the best Zeppelin tribute band around, have taken it to a whole another level, and they really are a tribute band in the truest sense.
Part II of our encounter with rock's Jack of Spades takes the form of this survey of the many musical milestones in Jeff Beck's consistently astonishing career. The Yardbirds, The Jeff Beck Group, The ARMS Tour and beyond –- all are heard from in this special report.