The latest batch of wackiness from the Lips -- after releasing a 6-hour song -- is that the band are planning to record a 24-hour-long song. If that's not WTF-worthy enough, the final product is to be released inside a human skull. No, not a gummy human skull -- they did that already -- an actual human skull.
Here's the latest news from the "people who steal guitars from caskets" department: A grounds superintendent at Wisconsin cemetery has been accused of stealing a $2,000 Fender Telecaster from the casket of a man who had recently died.
There are some internet parodies that just won't go away, and it seems the "Hitler Reacts To..." videos are one of them. Still, when the popular meme turned its sights on Gibsons' new Firebird X guitar, we couldn't help but share the video that's been played on almost every computer in the Guitar World offices this morning.
Indie folk rock and Pantera are not two things mentioned often in the same breath, but today is one of those rare occasions. Philadelphia-based indie-folk band The Bailey Hounds recently performed an acoustic cover of Pantera's "The Great Southern Trendkill." The results? Watch the video below and decide for yourself.
Jack White and the Insane Clown Posse. They could release ten full-length albums together, tour relentlessly, start an annual music festival that bears both of their names and we probably still wouldn't get used to seeing those two names juxtaposed.
Let's face it, playing guitar can be extremely frustrating, especially when you're starting out. There are days where your fingers just don't to do what your brain tells them and you just can't seem to concentrate well enough to nail that song all the way through.
Case in point, the below videos of actor Jim Carrey covering two of the '90s most popular, angst-driven alternative rock songs -- Radiohead's "Creep," and "Bullet With Butterfly Wings" by the Smashing Pumpkins.