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Watch Jimi Hendrix and Buddy Guy Jam in 1968

It's difficult to find footage of the legendary Jimi Hendrix—who died a whopping 47 years ago—jamming with a guitarist who's still touring and recording in 2017. But that's exaclty what we have here.

Below, check out some poor-quality but historically priceless footage of Hendrix laying it down with Buddy Guy. According to American Blues Scene, the entity that posted the clip to YouTube, the action takes place in 1968.

Holy Watt Amps Introduces Ian Moore Signature Line

After a year in development, Holy Watt Amps is proud to introduce the Ian Moore Signature Prestige Series.

Built strictly to Ian's specs, these extremely pedal-friendly amps are designed for the player to plug in, turn on and go.

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Tony Iommi on Collaborating with Brian May: “Yeah, I’d Like to Do Something with Him”

EON Music recently caught up with heavy metal godfather Tony Iommi at the Metal Hammer Golden Gods, where the guitarist appeared to accept the Golden God award on behalf of the Black Sabbath.

Iommi discussed a handful of topics including the last-ever Sabbath show, rumors of another one-off gig, and much more.

Brad Paisley Announces Netflix Comedy Special

Country music superstar and guitarist Brad Paisley has announced his one-hour comedy special, Comedy Rodeo, will make its Netflix debut on August 15, 2017.

The feature includes special guests and comedians Nate Bargatze, John Heffron, Jon Reep, Sarah Tiana and Mike E. Winfield.

Actor David Hasselhoff and multi-talented Reba McEntire make special appearances.

The show was filmed earlier this year when Paisley hosted two comedy shows at Zanies Comedy Club in Nashville, TN as part of the Wild West Comedy Festival.

Phil Collen Demos DiMarzio Super 3, HS-2 and Super Distortion S Pickups

In this new clip from DiMarzio, Def Leppard guitarist Phil Collen demos the Super 3, HS-2 and Super Distortion S pickups.

Collen also jams with keyboardist CJ Vanston on "Inside/Outside.”

“I’ve been playing DiMarzio pickups for at least forty years,” Collen says. “They’re all over our records. I put them in every guitar.”

Guitarist Uses 45 Techniques in One Epic Solo

Pull offs, double stops, tapping—most of us employ at least two or three techniques for a solo.

YouTube user Miguel Márquez, however, has managed to use 45 different techniques in one epic three minute peice.

Márquez’s versatility is pretty impressive, and watching the clip is a great way to inspire your own playing—after all, when’s the last time you utilized harp harmonics or a dive bomb in your soloing?

Watch the video below and enjoy.

Here’s What Using a Fidget Spinner on Guitar Sounds Like

Well, it was only a matter of time.

YouTube user M3RKMUS1C has posted video showing him playing guitar with a fidget spinner. Well, actually, it’s a fidget spinner customized with glued-on picks!

Nux Announces Stageman AC50 Acoustic Guitar Amplifier

Nux has announced a new acoustic guitar amplifier, the Stageman AC50.

This two-channel amplifier offers a very rich acoustic guitar sound and vocal tone.

The Stageman AC50 includes a combination 1/4-inch / XLR mic channel input, and both channels have independent EQ and effects. It is equipped with a two-way high sensitive speaker system (1 x 6.5" woofers, 1 x 1" tweeter) for dynamic sounds.

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Marty Friedman Discusses New Jackson Signature Model and ‘Wall Of Sound’ Album

To ring in a new era, Marty Friedman showcases his brand new Jackson MF-1 signature model in a new video posted on Jackson's YouTube page. You can watch the clip below.

The video showcases Friedman playing his new signature model amidst rare, intimate discussions about his decision to return to Jackson. The video also features song clips from his upcoming album, Wall Of Sound.

Ed Sheeran and Martin Guitar Collaborate on Third Signature Edition

C.F. Martin & Co. and Ed Sheeran have joined forces once again to deliver the third in a series of Ed Sheeran Signature Artist Edition guitars.

The newest installment from Martin Guitar celebrates Sheeran’s long-awaited third album, ÷.

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