The Norwegian black-metal trailblazer on why playing prog is about thinking big, not shredding hard…
Ihsahn teaches you how to explore the range and new challenges offered up by an eight-string guitar.
Founding Emperor guitarist (and former Guitar World columnist) Ihsahn has just unveiled two new playthrough videos.
Why ain’t six strings enough? This was the question we posed to one of guitar's all-time greats in our September 2012 cover story.
Here's your chance to ask the founding Emperor guitarist and progressive black metal pioneer anything you want.
Ihsahn is the latest guest musician confirmed to be appearing on the upcoming new solo effort from former Nevermore guitarist Jeff Loomis.
The former Emperor mainman discusses how he created the progressive, foreboding sounds on his latest solo record 'After.'
Be among the first people to preview the debut single, "Frozen Lakes on Mars," from ex-Emperor frontman Ihsahn's forthcoming solo record, After.
His influential black metal band may have reached the end of its line, but with his new solo album, angL , former Emperor guitarist Ihsahn continues his reign as Norway's progressive metal monarch.