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Published on August 31st, 2017

In the late Sixties, the Beatles and Eric Clapton kicked off a nearly five-decade-long tradition of recorded collaborations. »

Published on June 6th, 2017

In August 1986, about a year and a half after the album’s release, Mack joined Vaughan on stage at the »

Published on May 3rd, 2017

There’s a rumor going around—and that’s all it is at this point, folks (a rumor)—that Led Zeppelin will reunite for »

Published on May 3rd, 2017

During the California band’s initial—and most popular—incarnation, Jim McGuinn turned the 12-string Rickenbacker 360 guitar into an institution. Its glorious »

Published on April 26th, 2017

Although he carved out his own corner of rock and blues history as a member of the Yardbirds, John Mayall’s »

Published on April 5th, 2017

Although they don’t get nearly enough credit, the Moody Blues were—and are—an incredible band. They have a string of albums—from »

Published on April 5th, 2017

Social media and YouTube have been excellent platforms for bedroom guitarists to showcase talents that might’ve been confined to four »

Published on March 29th, 2017

Like a lot of music-obsessed people, I tend to create a fair amount of iTunes playlists. »

Published on March 29th, 2017

Check out a rare video of Stevie Ray Vaughan performing “The Sky Is Crying” at an Austin, Texas, club circa »

Published on February 8th, 2017

Even though the Beatles hired a film crew to document the 1969 recording sessions for what would become Let It »