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Derek Hoke Premieres New Song, "Little Devil"

Today, GuitarWorld.com presents the exclusive premiere of "Little Devil," a stark yet sticky new track by East Nashville-based singer-songwriter-guitarist Derek Hoke. The song is from Hoke's new album, Bring the Flood, which will be released October 9 via Little Hollywood.In its own plaintive, reverb-drenched way, the album (and "Little Devil") is indicative of the exciting new sound coming out... …

Metallica's Lars Ulrich: What Cliff Burton Taught Us as Musicians

Talk Is Jericho recently checked in with Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich.During the interview, Ulrich touched upon the late Cliff Burton’s musical contributions to the band, elaborating on exactly what the bassist brought to the band in their early days."If you listen to the difference between Kill 'Em All and Ride the Lightning, obviously there was this huge … the pallet was expanded," Ulrich... …

Watch Slide Guitar Master Dennis Johnson Perform "Walkin' Blues"

San Francisco Bay area slide guitar master Dennis Johnson released his new album, Rhythmland, September 15 via Root Tone Records.Today, we present the exclusive premiere of Johnson's performance video of “Walkin’ Blues,” a magnetic track off the new album.On the album—and in the video—Johnson (guitar, vocals) is backed by his band, the Mississippi Ramblers, featuring Tim Metz (drums), Jonathan... …

Fabulous Thunderbirds Frontman Kim Wilson Channels Elmore James on "Searched All Over"

On October 20, longtime Fabulous Thunderbirds frontman Kim Wilson will release one of the best traditional blues albums of the year, Blues and Boogie, Vol. 1, via Severn Records. We know this to be true because we've heard it—over and over again.As readers discovered when we premiered "Same Old Blues" last month, Wilson—a serious blues devotee—has gone back to basics on Blues and Boogie, Vol. 1... …

Jackson Browne Announces January 2018 Acoustic Tour

Singer-songwriter Jackson Browne—who is not best known for writing "Jamaica Say You Will," which the Byrds recorded for their Byrdmaniax album in 1971—has announced an acoustic tour that kicks off January 6, 2018.General tickets go on sale this weekend with advance pre-sales starting 10 a.m. EST September 26. For advance ticket info, visit jacksonbrowne.com.Accompanying Browne on tour is multi... …

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