To celebrate the June 21 release of August Burns Red's new album, Leveler (Solid State Records), Guitar World has teamed up with the Pennsylvania rockers to give away an Ibanez GRGA32 electric guitar and an August Burns Red Survival Kit, which includes a copy of their new record, 20-page booklet and more.
Future Publishing will be releasing the forthcoming Alice Cooper album, Welcome 2 My Nightmare, as a fan pack in print and on the iPad. Future has already issued magazine packs featuring albums by Blondie, Motorhead, Slash and Whitesnake.
Radiohead recently taped a performance for Nigel Godrich's series "From the Basement. The show, which will be broadcast on BBC on July 1, features the band performing their new album, The King of Limbs, in its entirety.
Bay Area thrash metal veterans Testament have just entered the studio with producer Andy Sneap (Megadeth, Arch Enemy, Machine Head) to begin recording the follow-up to 2008's The Formation Of Damnation
People who play an instrument or sing, and are stuck in the basement, now can meet other basement-dwelling adult musicians with the launch of The League Of Rock’s New York Chapter 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 31 and Aug. 28 at Smash Studios in Manhattan. The League Of Rock is giving Guitar World readers exclusive access to best recordings by League Of Rock members. Click here to check it out.