Back in the January 2013 issue, we took a first look at the Peavey AT-200 Auto-Tune guitar. In less than a year, Antares, the company behind the AT-200’s built-in Auto-Tune software technology, has significantly upgraded the system’s available features and ease of use with a variety of affordable software upgrade packs.
I decided to start this off by using the most common saying heard when someone lays their eyes on one of my guitars for the first time (myself included): It’s a cigar box guitar! It is played similar to a regular guitar, and it can do almost anything a regular guitar can do; it just takes some creativity and a little imagination, much like the building process.
As part of last weekend's Record Store Day, Machine Head released a 10-inch single with the "demo" version of a new song, "Killers & Kings." Check it out below and let us know what you think in the comments or on Facebook.
As the main "lesson posting guy" here at Guitar World, I see a lot of lessons — tabs, videos, pointers, tips, etc. — go past me on my monitor. Sometimes I actually pause and think, "I'd like to try that." But to be honest, I don't really have the time to fully dedicate myself to something new, to the point that I will master it.
Gus G has premiered the new music video for "Eyes Wide Open," a track from his new album, I Am The Fire, which was released March 18 via Century Media Records. You can check out the clip, which was produced and directed by Patric Ullaeus, below.
I’d like to focus on riffs and rhythm ideas that represent what I think of as “the real deal” metal. I’ve designed these riffs to help you build up both your pick-and fret-hand technique in regard to executing pure metal ideas like these with power and precision.
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents an exclusive video by Marty Friedman. In the clip, which you can check out below, the former Megadeth guitarist discusses "Inferno," the title track off his upcoming album, which will be released May 27 in the U.S. through Prosthetic Records.
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents the exclusive premiere of four track-by-track commentary videos by Saliva. All four songs — "1,000 Eyes," "Redneck Freakshow," "Choke" and "Army" — will be included on the band's new album, Rise Up, which will be released April 29.
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents the exclusive premiere of a new behind-the-scenes video featuring California Breed, a new trio featuring vocalist/bassist Glenn Hughes, drummer Jason Bonham and guitarist Andrew Watt.