ESP Guitars has announced that it is assisting the estate of late guitarist Jeff Hanneman of Slayer with the auction of a selected number of his personal custom guitars. The Hanneman Estate will forward a significant portion of the proceeds to a charitable cause that Jeff strongly supported: the Wounded Warrior Project. Hanneman died in May 2013.
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents an exclusive Sublime with Rome lesson video featuring Rome Ramirez. The track, "Wherever You Go," is from the band's new album, Sirens, which was released July 17 via BMG Chrysalis.
Around the release of his eponymous debut solo album, Slash took the time out to show us how to play some of his favorite riffs, both new and old. In the Guitar World video below, Slash talks about writing the classic Guns N' Roses tune "Paradise City." He also shows you how to play the key parts of the Appetite for Destruction track.
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents the exclusive premiere of a new song by 15-year-old guitarist Ray Goren. "Song for Me" is from Songs for You, Goren's new five-song EP, which was produced by the Grammy-winning Steve Jordan (Keith Richards, Beyonce, John Mayer, Bob Dylan, Neil Young). It will be released August 21 via Jay Vee Records.