When Guitar World finally catches up with her in Los Angeles, she’s just returning to the mainland from a show in Hawaii. Beyond the pleasures of globe trotting, she is clearly enjoying her long-running stint with the celebrated shock-rocker. “We get to celebrate Halloween all year long,” she says. “And I have the best seat in the house every night.”
In the following video, Guitar World's Paul Riario reviews the new HT-Metal pedal from Blackstar, a two-channel, 12AX7-driven distortion pedal with a full EQ section, ISF midrange sweep control and speaker emulation output.
The 2013 Guitar Workshop Plus program has announced another incredible artist line-up for this year. This top-ranked summer music program continues to provide the ultimate experience in music education and has scholarships available.
Dream Theater have officially announced their new studio album — Dream Theater — which will be released September 24 by Roadrunner Records. The album was recorded at Cove City Sound Studios in Glen Cove, New York, with guitarist John Petrucci producing and Richard Chycki (Aerosmith, Rush) engineering and mixing. The album is the band's first to have been written and recorded with drummer Mike Mangini wholly integrated into the creative process from the start.
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents the exclusive premiere of "Sick Of It," the new music video by Skillet. The song is the lead single from the band's upcoming album, Rise, which will be released June 25 by Atlantic/Word.
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents the exclusive premiere of the music video for "Tall Boogie" by heavy roots rockers Moreland & Arbuckle. The track is from the band's new album, 7 Cities, which will be released July 30 by Telarc, a division of Concord Music Group.