Known for numerous releases as one half of Everything But the Girl, U.K.-based songwriter-DJ-author-label owner Ben Watt is set to release Hendra, his first solo album in more than 30 years. Below, watch a live, acoustic video for “The Levels,” a song featuring Pink Floyd’s David Gilmour on steel guitar.
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents the exclusive premiere of "Tin Soldier," the new music video by Winger. The song is from the band's new album (and first in five years), Better Days Comin’, which will be released April 22 via Frontiers Records.
Does America got talent? Before you answer that, check out this video of a guitar-playing, karate-chopping dude named Matt "Rockstar" Sikorski! The clip is actually Sikorski's unsuccessful audition video for NBC's America's Got Talent.
Former Red Hot Chili Peppers guitarist John Frusciante has launched his new album, Enclosure to space aboard Sat-JF14, allowing a stream of the album from an accompanying tracking app before it's release date, April 8th.
I tap with my middle finger and begin this lick by flicking the string with the finger to get the sound going, doing a "phantom" pull-off to the A note at the fifth fret. I then play a sequence that goes "hammer, tap, pull" and repeats as I move across the strings, initiating the first note on each lower string with a "hammer-on from nowhere."