"It’s a little bit late for us to do ballads. Rock is what we do best"
The Seether frontman on rock music's place in South Africa, why he switched from Schecter to Ernie Ball Music Man and new album, Si Vis Pacem, Para Bellum
High-output humbuckers, a speedy neck and a headstock that wouldn’t make it past airport security? Here’s what to look for in a metal guitar
The Long Island D'Addario brothers on their individual writing styles, suffering from gear acquisition syndrome and masterful new album, Songs For The General Public
...plus 5 ways to extend the life of your strings, and why boiling them should only be a last resort
The man behind the mask on his musical roots, the future of country music and his new six-track EP, Show Pony
The Bon Jovi man discusses touring with one of the world's biggest rock bands, his recent Gibson endorsement and The Drills' new single, Right on the Money
These are the best audio interfaces for taking your guitar recordings to the next level, regardless of your budget or experience
The man behind the console goes deep on the creation of one of Johnny Marr and co's most enduring hits
Give yourself the gift of thunder with the best bass guitar amps money can buy – featuring Trace Elliot, Hartke, Ampeg and more
So, exactly how did the ex-Chief Counsel to the White House wind up performing Ain't Talkin’ ‘Bout Love with Winger last year?
In general, Roger McGuinn has gotten more love from the rock critic fraternity than from the guitar community. Maybe it’s time to turn that perception around
Need to organize a messy pedalboard? Patch cables are a simple and creative cable solution for your guitar pedals
The Life Of Agony guitarist talks melodic solos, his unusual approach to recording and the band's latest album, The Sound of Scars
From doom metal to Squier Jagmasters to realizing dreams, the guitarist unpacks the Konvent story so far...
The King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard mastermind on the band's laidback approach to jamming, recording in shipping containers and his newfound love for the Gibson Explorer...
“I was a '70s kid, so these are all bands I loved and [that] really got me into heavy music," the former Machine Head guitarist says
Jake Pitts and Jinxx wax lyrical on technique, classical influences and completely re-recording the band's debut album, Re-Stitch These Wounds
The 8-string guitar opens up a world of musical possibilities – these are the best from Schecter, Ibanez, Jackson and more