Among this morning's new releases are a pair of live products from Peter Frampton, both issued by Eagle Rock Entertainment. FCA! 35 Tour: An Evening With Peter Frampton came out on 2DVD/Blu-ray, and The Best Of FCA! 35 Tour was released as a 3CD set.
Earlier this morning, our very own Paul Riario made an appearance on Good Day New York, giving on-air guitar lessons to co-anchors Rosanna Scotto and Dave Price in celebration of a new Guitar World instructional book, Guitar World Presents The Best Instruction Book Ever.
On the eve of the release of their first album in over fifteen years, Soungarden hit the stage on Late Show With David Letterman to perform the lead single off their new album, King Animal. Watch the band perform "Been Away Too Long" below.
3 Doors Down are releasing The Greatest Hits, their first best-of album, November 19 via Republic Records. In addition to a slew of hit singles, including “Kryptonite," “It’s Not My Time" and “When I’m Gone," the album also will feature three completely new songs — “There’s a Life,” “Goodbyes” and their new single, “One Light.”
"Well, the whole drop-D tuning thing was probably popularized in Seattle as a consequence of our success. And we couldn’t be stagnant and just stay there, so we started playing around with other tunings."
Today Squier announced a new model, a Strat that can directly connect with — and record to — an iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac or Windows-based computer. The Squier by Fender Strat Guitar with USB and iOS Connectivity features an onboard mini-USB connector that allows players to interface with all the aforementioned devices, with no extra hardware needed, including GarageBand and other apps on iOS.