The Steve Ripley-made model is thought to have been understudy to EVH's main axe on tours in the mid-'80s, and was gifted to the legendary Mountain guitarist soon after
The unique guitar, which was made by renowned luthier Steve Ripley in 1984, is thought to have been EVH's backup guitar on numerous tours in the mid-'80s
Peter Frampton, Joe Bonamassa and Joe Satriani are among the players who have paid their respects to the influential Mountain guitarist
The trailblazing Mountain guitarist discusses life on the road in one of the heaviest hard-rock outfits of the time
Best known for his scorching guitar work on Mississippi Queen, West influenced generations of players
Today, GuitarWorld.com presents the exclusive trailer for Leslie West's upcoming album, Still Climbing. The album will be released October 28 on Provogue Records.
Leslie West will release a new album, Still Climbing, October 29 via Provogue Records/Mascot Label Group.
The 3 Guitar Heroes tour, featuring Leslie West, Michael Schenker and Uli Jon Roth, has been postponed until early 2012 due to complication with West's mobility following his partial leg amputation.
Leslie West, Uli Jon Roth and Michael Schenker will be joining forces for what's being called the 3 Guitar Heroes Tour this fall.