The Songwriter Issue! TG delves into the make-up of some of the biggest acts around to find out what makes their tunes tick. Featured are Sam Fender, Jerry Cantrell, Larkin Poe, The War On Drugs, Bullet For My Valentine, The Manic Street Preachers & more. Reviews: Gibson Generation Acoustics, Sterling By Music Man Mariposa, Jackson Monarkh, Pro Co Lil' Rat. Learn songs by Kiss, Mastodon, Ed Sheeran & Sam Fender.
Plus! 32-page supplement: The Guitarist's Guide To Writing Songs
Joe Bonamassa took a no-frills approach to gear for his new album – and yet, as he says, “It’s probably my most ambitious record...”
James Dean Bradfield:
He started out playing a Les Paul to sound like the Sex Pistols' Steve Jones. Now, he's channeling ABBA on the new Manic Street Preachers album and declaring, "I love my Strat!"
ABBA's Secret Weapon:
Guitarist Janne Schaffer reveals his role in the biggest hit-making machine of the 70s
The Art Of Songwriting:
30+ page feature, including: Sam Fender, Bullet For My Valentine, Larkin Poe, Jerry Cantrell, The War On Drugs, The Wildhearts and Pond
Learn To Play
Kiss – I Was Made For Lovin' You
Ed Sheeran – Perfect
Mastodon – Pushing The Tides
Sam Fender – Seventeen Going Under
Gibson Generation Acoustic Collection
Sterling By Music Man Mariposa
Pro Co Lil' Rat
Session Styles: Explore new styles of music
Major Scale Basics: The scale that's the foundation for basically everything!
32-page supplement: The Guitarist's Guide To Writing Songs