10 production-savvy guitarists breathing fresh life into guitar playing with hip-hop inspired arrangements and dizzying chops
Who could have imagined an everyday act of guitar technique would become so controversial? We take a deep dive into bending and see how it's changed over the ages
Forget goose: here, Mr Gilbert shares his festive recipe for perfect Christmas electric guitar, and he's putting emu picking on the menu. You might never hold a pick the same way again
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Paul Gilbert, Steve Lukather, Marty Friedman, Kirk Fletcher, Steve Morse and Michael Landau on how they get stage-ready
Featuring the best electric and acoustic guitarists, best teacher, and best young guitarist, as picked by GW editors and star judges
From calloused fingers to finally nailing that first song, playing the guitar is one of the greatest journeys of your life
As guitarists, we're excellent at writing riffs - but finishing entire songs? That's another story...
Justin Sandercoe of justinguitar.com offers a fresh perspective on how we should look at guitar heroes on social media and beyond
From technique and theory to gear and tone - this is the ultimate guide to improving your guitar playing, whatever your skill level
Lesser-celebrated but nonetheless awesome acts of lead playing from St. Vincent, Kurt Cobain, James Honeyman-Scott and more that might change how you approach your playing
Can’t leave the house? Here are 10 six-string activities that will occupy your time through a health crisis and beyond...
Learn how to create stunning electric guitar soundscapes with our hands-on examples for all levels of guitarist
A rundown of the explosive playing styles of Mark Tremonti, Tosin Abasi, Gary Clark Jr. and Nita Strauss