With his famously fast fingers and some speedy recording efforts, supershredder Paul Gilbert goes for broke with his latest album, I Can Destroy.
He’s one of the founding members of the Black Crowes, played alongside Jimmy Page in 1999 and saw his guitars get washed away by Hurricane Sandy, but what Guitar World readers really want to know is…
In this lesson I’d like to introduce, for those who aren’t already acquainted with it, the basic jazz-blues chord progression in the guitar-friendly key of G.
A songwriting device I find very useful and inspiring and have explored extensively is to use alternate tunings.
This month, I’d like to present my rendition of a beautiful song called “One Day,” which was written by my very dear friend Martin Taylor. (What a perfect name for an acoustic guitarist!)
When Ibanez introduced the Talman series of electric solidbody guitars in 1994, alternative music was a dominating force.
Last time I counted, Cry Baby makes 12 signature wah pedals for some of the most celebrated guitarists like Buddy Guy, Slash, Joe Bonamassa and Zakk Wylde.
One of the perks of being a bass player is that our strings enjoy a longer lifespan than guitar strings.
Slide guitar is one of the most nuanced and expressive techniques available to guitarists for the performance of melodic lines and solos.
The term downsizing is usually associated with something bad, but in the case of the EVH 5150 III it’s been quite the opposite.