A new 2CD/2LP live set documenting the Jimi Hendrix Experience's performance at the 1970 Atlanta Pop Festival has been announced. Freedom: Atlanta Pop Festival is set for an August 28 release via Legacy Recordings. You can pre-order it here.
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents a new playthrough video by metal band Conquer Divide. The song, "Nightmares," is taken from the band's self-titled debut album, which was released via Artery Recordings on July 24. You can snag the album here.
Below, check out an excerpt from an upcoming animated skit show called 6 Pack. The clip — which was written by Mark Shields and Jim Sharkey and animated by Mark Shields (a Top Off production) — shows a young Eddie Van Halen having a conversation with his girlfriend.
Whether you're aware of it or not, we're in the middle of a fairly sizable retro revival—and it's happening across several genres, including rock, country, jazz and beyond. Maybe the "real country music vs. ridiculous, laughable Nashville country music" phenomenon gets all the ink these days, but let us not forget a rising force in rock named JD McPherson.
This DVD includes his go-to soloing patterns, extended pentatonic and blues-scale positions, signature phrasing and articulations, string bending, vibrato and whammy bar usage, strummed octaves, thumb fretting and chord embellishments, plus essential gear and how to recreate Jimi's tone!
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents the exclusive premiere of a new guitar-playthrough video featuring—from top to bottom—Aaron Akin, Trevor Johanson and Ryan Thompson—of St. Louis speed metal four-piece Black Fast.
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents the exclusive premiere of a new guitar-playthrough video featuring Pascal (Paco) Jobin and Chris Kells of the Agonist, a Montreal-based five-piece metal outfit. The track in the clip, which you can check out below, is "I Endeavor," a single from their latest album, Eye of Providence.