If you're a member of at least two or three guitar-centric Facebook groups, it's likely the video below has shown up on your news feed at least 12 times. It shows an 81-year-old guitarist by the name of Bob Wood performing "Bésame Mucho" on an Epiphone archtop.
Alice Cooper guitarist Nita Strauss is featured on the latest episode of D'Addario's Guitar Power video series, which you can check out below. In the new clip, which was posted yesterday, Strauss sits down with Alain Johannes for a complete interview and a bit of shredding.
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.
Fretboard tapping has earned a bad name in certain sectors of the guitar community. Some players dismiss it as a technique suitable only for perpetrating the worst possible kind of overblown, unmusical histrionics, preferably played through a wall of amps that “go to 11.”
The 2016 review guide includes the top picks of the year's best gear, modeled by Playboy Playmate of the year Dani Mathers, as well as Playboy's Miss September 2014, Stephanie Branton, and Alexandra Tyler, Miss April 2015.
Weezer have released a new song, "Thank God for Girls," and you can hear it below. "Thank God For Girls" is the first new Weezer music to be released since 2014's Everything Will Be Alright in the End.
As we announced last month, Joe Satriani will launch his “Surfing to Shockwave” 2016 tour February 25 in Seattle, Washington. Today, however, Satriani announced several additional dates in the East coast, Midwest and Canada, continuing the tour through April 24 in Vancouver, British Columbia.