Konami Digital Entertainment Inc. has announced that Megadeth will be recording a custom soundtrack for the company’s forthcoming action-adventure franchise, NeverDead. “Never Dead,” the official song sharing Konami’s video game title, will appear on Megadeth’s upcoming 13th studio album, which the band is recording.
Les Paul, the creator of the legendary Gibson guitar that bears his name, would have been 96 years old today. To mark his birthday, Google.com have launched an interactive logo, resembling his famous electric guitar model
Paul McCartney has confirmed the date and venue of his return to New York City: July 15 at Yankee Stadium. The show -- his debut appearance at Yankee Stadium -- kicks off his 2011 On The Run tour. General on-sale is 11 a.m. Monday, June 13.
Oakland-based extreme metal band All Shall Perish have posted the new song “Procession of Ashes” from their upcoming album, This Is Where Is Ends, here. The album goes on sale physically and digitally on July 26.
Monday, June 6, Charlie Benante from Anthrax stopped by Guitar World HQ to play us some new songs from the band's long-awaited new album, Worship Music. A few lucky staffers got to hear three fully mixed songs and a couple of rough mixes, not to mention check out a miniature version of the album art on Charlie's iPhone. Here are some first impressions.
As previously reported, Machine Head are in the studio finishing up the recording of their as-yes-untitled new studio album. An official release date has now been confirmed, and the follow-up to 2007's The Blackening will be released on Sept. 27 via Roadrunner Records.
GibsonGuitar.in has posted a new interview with Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett about Metallica's upcoming show in India. During the interview, Hammett discussed the possibility of new material from Metallica in the near future.