Today, GuitarWorld.com presents an exclusive guitar tutorial from Deadlock. In the video, guitarist Sebastian Reichl shows you how to play "Dead City Sleepers," a track from the band's new album, The Arsonist (Napalm Records).
The new issue features Dream Theater and their Lord of the Strings, John Petrucci, who raises the bar for six-string (and sometimes seven-string) fretboard wizardry on the band's new self-titled album. Petrucci also gives us an in-depth look at his new Music Man JP13 signature ax.
Dream Theater's new, self-titled album sold in the ballpark of 34,000 copies in the US in its first week of release to debut at No. 7 on Billboard's Top 200 chart. The album was released September 24 through Roadrunner. The band's last album, A Dramatic Turn Of Events, opened with 36,000 units and landed at No. 8. Their 2009 album, Black Clouds & Silver Linings, premiered with 40,000 copies to come in at No. 6.
Metalocalypse: The Doomstar Requiem — A Klok Opera, an animated one-hour special created by Brendon Small, will air at midnight Sunday, October 27 on Adult Swim. The special includes guest appearances by Jack Black, Mark Hamill, Malcolm McDowell and Cannibal Corpse's George "Corpsegrinder" Fisher.
Why should guitarists have all the fun? GuitarWorld.com recently launched a readers poll in partnership with Samson — the Greatest Rock Singers of All Time! We're certain that, even though our core readership is mainly made up of guitarists from different genres, locations and age groups, you — like us — have strong opinions about the skills (or lack thereof) of some of rock's most legendary singers.
Allow me to share another video that wound up in my inbox this morning. This time, we'll re-visit a 14-year-old French guitarist named Tina; you might remember Tina from her effortless performance of Eddie Van Halen's "Eruption" ...
British post-punk band Savages have premiered a new music video for “Husbands," and you can check it out below. The song is from the band's much-loved — and Mercury prize-nominated — debut album, Silence Yourself. The video was directed by John Minton.
The band, led by Quinn and singer Biff Byford, are nearing the end of a lengthy US tour in support of their 2013 album, Sacrifice, along with Fozzy. You can check out the band's current tour dates right here. We recently tracked down Quinn to discuss the tour, the band's legacy and Sacrifice.