Robert Johnson and J.J. Cale represent the yin and yang of Eric Clapton’s musical influences. On one side is Johnson, the famously troubled Thirties-era Mississippi bluesman who moaned about hellhounds on his trail, spooks around his bed and those lowdown, shakin’ chills. On the other side is Cale, the famously laidback singer-songwriter from Tulsa who penned laconic odes to singin’ whippoorwills, “chugalugging” and shakin’ tambourines.
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents the exclusive premiere of Joe Satriani's "Time Machine" (Remix), a previously unreleased version of a track from Satriani's 1993 album, Time Machine. The track is from The Complete Albums Collection — Additional Creations and Bonus Tracks, which is part of a new 15-disc career-spanning box set, Joe Satriani: The Complete Studio Recordings, which will be released April 22 through Epic/Legacy.
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents the exclusive premiere of a new video by Five Finger Death Punch. In the clip, which you can check out below, the FFDP crew provide a track-by-track preview of their upcoming album, The Wrong Side of Heaven and the Righteous Side of Hell, Volume 1, which will be available July 30. This is episode 4 in the band's "track-by-track" series.
Bow Thayer and Perfect Trainwreck will release their new album, Eden, on March 5. Written almost entirely on electric banjo, the album fuses experimental elements with Americana, rock, bluegrass and folk, resulting in a unique sound that has earned the Vermont-based band heaps of praise, not to mention descriptions ranging from “Green Mountain soul” to “modern backwoods music.”
Today, GuitarWorld.com brings you the exclusive stream of Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble Live at Ripley’s Music Hall, Philadelphia, October 20, 1983. The previously unreleased live set will officially be available tomorrow, January 29, as the bonus disc in Legacy's 30th-anniversay edition of Texas Flood, Vaughan's debut album.
Here's the exclusive premiere of "Flagpole," a track off Adventus, the new album by Cody Canada & The Departed. The album, which will be released November 13 through Underground Sound, is the band's first album of original material.
Check out this exclusive behind-the-scenes footage from All That Remains' "Stand Up" music video shoot. The song will be included on the band's new album, A War You Cannot Win, which will be released November 6. The new album is the long-awaited follow-up to For We Are Many.
Here's the exclusive premiere of the brand-new music video for "Crawling in the Shadows" by Bonded By Blood. The track is off the band's new album, The Aftermath, which was released in July on Earache Records. "After seeing a few drafts of our new music video, we've finally narrowed it down to something were excited to release," says Bonded By Blood bassist Jessie Sanchez.
Check out this exclusive guitar-and-bass demonstration video for the powerful new Gypsyhawk track, "Hedgeking." The song is the first single off Revelry & Resilience, the Pasadena-based band's new album, which will be released August 28 via Metal Blade.