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10 Classic Guitar Solos That Use 10 Classic Effects

What would Eric Clapton's classic "White Room" guitar solo be without that meaty, ubiquitous wah effect? What if Slowhand had decided to opt for heavy tremolo or tape delay instead? ... …

The Six Coolest Stratocaster Solos — Ever

When the curvaceous Fender Stratocaster marked six decades of innovation and influence in 2014, Guitar World celebrateed its legacy via 60 players, songs, solos and historical moments. (You can find all our Strat roundups in the October 2014 issue of GW). ... …

Zakk Wylde Plays Jimi Hendrix's "Voodoo Child (Slight Return)" with the Les Paul Trio

Here's a quick flashback to June 10, 2013, when Zakk Wylde performed with the Les Paul Trio at New York City's Iridium.The clip, which was shot as part of the Front and Center series on PBS, finds Wylde tearing through Jimi Hendrix's "Voodoo Child (Slight Return)" on acoustic guitar.He's backed by the late Les Paul's backing band, which features Lou Pallo (guitar), Nicki Parrott (bass), John... …

Watch Steve Vai and Eric Johnson Play "Little Wing"

Pretty much everyone—including living guitar gods Eric Clapton, Zakk Wylde, Buddy Guy, Joe Satriani and beyond—has covered the music of Jimi Hendrix at one point or another, sometimes live, sometimes in the studio.Case in point: this live 2015 performance of "Little Wing" by Steve Vai and Eric Johnson.The clip was filmed and posted by a YouTube user named AlanGuitar at Vai Academy 2015, which... …

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