Well, bub, no matter how good the song is, it eventually has to end. The question, then, is: How’s it going to end? A studio fade giving the illusion of a sing-along chorus going on forever in some imaginary world populated by elves? A repeated turnaround? An abrupt, punk-rock-style halt? An unsuspected, off-key chord?
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents the exclusive premiere of "Pretty Pretty," a new song by blues- and metal-influenced rockers Rubikon. The track is from the Boston-based band's new album, Delta, which will be released August 21. Delta is available for pre-order right here.
Swedish guitarist Gabriella Quevedo is no stranger to GuitarWorld.com. You might remember a incredibly popular video that shows Quevedo playing the Eagles’ “Hotel California,” combining several of the song’s multiple-guitar parts in a one-guitar arrangement.
Through the ultimate lesson guide, Play Rock Bass! The Ultimate Guide!, you’ll get everything you need to know how to rock the bass like a pro. You’ll learn fingerstyle, how to read tablature and count basic rhythms, useful fretboard patterns, how to play standard rock grooves, amplification tips, essential music theory and so much more!
In a new interview with Esquire, Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards sounded off a little on The Beatles, saying that their landmark album, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, was a "mishmash of rubbish."
Lace Music Products has announced the Mando-Lace, a passive pickup for mandolins. This new pickup features patented Lace technology to bring out the most authentic reproduction of the strings through a passive magnetic pickup.
Lenny Kravitz had a spectacular wardrobe malfunction Monday, August 3, when his leather pants split during a concert in Stockholm, Sweden. The 51-year-old guitarist—whose hits include 1998’s “Fly Away”—revealed more than might have been expected, and the world learned a couple of things about him in the process.