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Art of Anarchy's Next Chapter Begins with New Album, 'The Madness'

Today, Art of Anarchy release their latest album, The Madness.AOA’s band members have collectively sold tens of millions of albums worldwide and have a rock pedigree on which most artists would be content to rest their laurels. But while the band possesses the star power of a rock “super group” in spades, their focus is squarely on songwriting and musical craft.Lead guitarist Ron “Bumblefoot”... …

Steve Hackett Releases New Album, ‘The Night Siren’

Guitar virtuoso and rock legend Steve Hackett, formerly of Genesis, released his latest album, The Night Siren, today through InsideOut Music (Sony).As implied by its title, The Night Siren is a wakeup call—the warning of a siren sounding in this era of strife and division—and Hackett discusses the album in detail in a brand-new interview video that you can watch here.The Night Siren showcases... …

Members of Guardian and Whitecross Join for a Gospel Rock Revival

Whether you call it white metal or Christian rock, the names Whitecross (Star Song/EMI) and Guardian (Epic) are well-known among fans of those circles, having sold about a million records and many worldwide tours in their heyday.While both bands reached their zenith in the Nineties, 2017 has brought about a revival of sorts, as core members of both groups have formed a new lineup that will... …

Zoom to Shred: The Easy Way to Master Alternate Picking

In this new video lesson from GuitarZoom, guitar instructor extraordinaire Steve Stine shares a few simple tips for developing your alternate picking.If you’re new to alternate picking, Stine breaks it down into a simple concept that'll allow you to practice and get better—fast.The lesson is part of GuitarZoom’s Ultimate Practice Routine course, which you can purchase right here. The course... …

Floyd Rose Launches Rail Tail Tremolo for Strat-Style Guitars

Floyd Rose has announced its new Rail Tail tremolo, a full-contact, dive-only tremolo designed to retrofit your existing Strat-style six-point tremolo with no modifications to your guitar.From the company: The Rail Tail is based on a clever design that merges the feel and reliability of a hardtail bridge with the flexibility of a tremolo system. Computer designed and precision-machined, the... …

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