Guitarist Kirk Hammett has been giving props to his Metallica bandmate Lars Ulrich for the drummer’s help crafting his guitar solos on the group’s latest album, Hardwired…to Self-Destruct.
In this debut episode of CBC Music’s series Show Me Your Pick, Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett debuts his brand-new His custom Dunlop Jazz III pick.
Last week, Shigeru Miyamoto—as in, the creator of Super Mario Bros.—dropped in on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon with his Gibson acoustic to perform the game's iconic theme song with the...
Late last week, the gang over at Atlas Obscura shared a truly engaging video that shows shiny new electric guitars being built in England in 1965.
IK Multimedia has announced the iRig Nano Amp, a versatile micro amp with a built-in iOS interface.
The Rolling Stones' latest album, Blue & Lonesome, is a throwback to their earliest years when the blues was all that mattered to a young Keith Richards and Mick Jagger.
Blues guitar hero Joe Bonamassa just scored a hit—right on the head of a concert security guard.
Last week, we shared some incredibly popular advice from guitarist Kennis Russell—"How to Spot a Fake Fender Stratocaster in Seconds."
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers have announced the first dates of their 40th Anniversary Tour.
This week, Guitar World Tech Editor Paul Riario said farewell to his trusty old Line 6 Spider amp. I don't know how long it's been under his desk, but I know it was there when I came to GW six...
This week, Fender quietly announced its new Fender American Professional lineup of electric guitars and basses.
A part of rock history will be auctioned on New Year’s Day when one of Jimi Hendrix’s treasured wah pedals and an amplifier he used to record hit songs go up for auction at J. Levine Auction &...
Kiss recorded “Detroit Rock City” for their 1976 album Destroyer, and the song has become a classic. Over the years, it’s been covered in many different styles, ranging from metal to ska to...