If Jerry Garcia played in a death metal band instead of the Grateful Dead, he might have designed a guitar like the Guardian. At least that’s kind of the idea that Nashville luthier Sean Farrell had in mind when he conceived this guitar.
GuitarWorld.com presents the premiere of “Hope,” the new single by New York's Frank Palangi. After releasing his first two EPs — Frank Palangi and I Am Ready — Palangi decided to self-produce his next single. “Hope” delivers a strong, inspirational message, exploring what the idea of hope means to Palangi.
Below, check out GuitarWorld.com's exclusive premiere of a new guitar play-through video by Avatar. The song, "Hail The Apocalypse," is the title track from the band's new album, which will be released in May.
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents the music video for "Jekyll Better Hyde" by New York City's IKILLYA. The song is from the band's new album, Vae Victis, which will be released April 29 through Megaforce Records.
I start in the seventh-position B minor pentatonic box pattern with some string skipping and hybrid picking, using my pick-hand middle finger in conjunction with the pick. I hit the first note, on the low E string, with a down-stroke, hammer-on the second note, then pluck the third note, on the D string, with the middle finger, followed by another hammer-on.