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100 Greatest Guitar Solos: No. 12 "Johnny B. Goode" (Chuck Berry)

Chuck Berry helped shape rock and roll by mixing elements of blues and country, adding some boogie woogie piano, and kicking it all together with his own slashing shuffle rhythms.

Save 30 Percent with the 'In Deep with the Major and Minor Modes' DVD Combo Pack

Originally $29.99, we are dropping the price to $20 for a limited time only! With more than 2.5 hours of instructional video, your instructor, Andy Aledort, goes "In Deep" and teaches you everything you need to know to master the modes.

Alice Cooper Releases Limited Edition Guitar for Halloween

In the spirit of "Keepin’ Halloween Alive" each year, Alice Cooper will be releasing a brand-new, limited-edition guitar from ASG, available exclusively at on All Hallows’ Eve.

Kiesel Guitars/Carvin Guitars Custom Shop Adds Chambered Body Option on CT Series Carved Top Guitars

Cosmetically, there's no difference in versions with CMB and without, because the chambering is concealed under the top wood. However, chambering the body can reduce the overall weight of an instrument by as much as a half-pound. While that may not sound like much, you'll be able to tell the difference after a few hours on stage or in rehearsal.

James Hetfield Says Metallica Are Recording “Right Now”

In a new video interview for EMGtv, Metallica frontman James Hetfield confirms that the band are in the studio recording new music. In a discussion about his guitars and pickups, Hetfield says: "We're recording right now, and there's the number one guitar, there's the number two guitar, there's the number three...and here's the third-track guitars that just sound different..."

John Lennon Gibson Jumbo Auction: Seller to Split Windfall with Yoko's Charity

John and Yoko—John McCaw, that is, a 69-year-old San Diego contractor who's had possession since 1969 of one of the most sought-after Beatles guitars John Lennon ever owned—will split the proceeds of what could be a million-dollar windfall when the Gibson J-160E goes to auction in Los Angeles November 7. Ono will donate the entirety of her proceeds to her Spirit Foundation.

Top 10 James Hetfield Guest Appearances

One of the factors that led to Jason Newsted's departure from Metallica in January of 2001 was frontman James Hetfield's reluctance to allow his bass player to indulge in side projects during the band's downtime.

New Guitar World DVD, 'String Theory: Applying Jazz Harmony to Rock Lead Guitar,' Available Now

A new Guitar World DVD, String Theory: Applying Jazz Harmony to Rock Lead Guitar, is available now!

Eight of the Hottest New Electric-Acoustic Hybrid Guitars on the Market

In the photo gallery below, Guitar World picks eight of the hottest new electric-acoustic hybrid guitars on the market today. The galley includes models by Schecter Guitars, Yamaha, Taylor Guitars, Epiphone, Music Man, Line 6, D’Angelico Guitars and Dean.