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Tony Bacon Announces New Book, 'Electric Guitars: Design and Invention'

In his new book—Electric Guitars: Design and Invention—The Groundbreaking Innovations That Shaped the Modern Instrument—respected guitar expert Tony Bacon reveals where the electric guitar's designs have come from and where they're headed next.Drawing on first-hand interviews with guitar makers past and present, Bacon explains how new ideas can be developed in a world of changing tonal tastes... …

Cort Guitars Introduces GB75JH Electric Bass

Cort has introduced its new GB75JH electric bass guitar.From the company: This new addition to the GB7 series meets 21st-century demand by combining a proven body and bridge design with enhanced electronics, machine heads and more. Players will make a statement with a bass tone that lives up to this model’s bold esthetic.The tone, feel and look of the GB75JH centers around its Swamp Ash body.... …

Alastair Greene Unveils “Dream Train” Music Video

Alastair Greene has premiered the music video for his song, “Dream Train”, the title track from his upcoming LP that is set for an October 20 via Rip Cat Records.Dream Train features an impressive array of special guests including Walter Trout, Debbie Davies, Mike Zito, Mike Finnigan and Dennis Gruenling.With a musical journey that has been anything but traditional, Greene’s combination of... …

Watch Lars Ulrich's Full Interview With Dave Grohl on Beats 1 Radio

Today, Lars Ulrich released the first half of his 90-minute interview with Foo Fighters frontman and former Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl. The interview took place on It's Electric!, Ulrich's online radio show on Apple Music's Beats 1.The often hilarious, wide-ranging interview covers a range of subjects, from the Foo Fighters' performance at the massive Glastonbury Festival, to the band's pre... …

Foreigner's Original Lineup to Reunite for Two Shows

Every surviving original member of Foreigner will perform together onstage for the final two shows of the band's current 40th anniversary tour. The shows will take place on October 6 and 7 at The Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort in Mt. Pleasant, Michigan.Throughout this summer, Foreigner—whose current lineup is comprised of Mick Jones (lead guitar), Kelly Hansen (lead vocals), Jeff Pilson (bass,... …

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