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Published on March 10th, 2015

No, my fellow obsessed followers of Beatles news. This video is not new—but it wound up in my inbox today, »

Published on March 10th, 2015

It was July 19, 2009, when I performed my worst show ever. The gig took place at a film »

Published on March 5th, 2015

Although they certainly popularized it and “took it to the next level,” we all know by now that guitarists Stanley »

Published on February 25th, 2015

In the January 2003 issue of Guitar World — yes, I know that’s random — there’s a story called “Do »

Published on February 23rd, 2015

Former Megadeth members Chris Broderick (guitar) and Shawn Drover (drums) have formed a new band, Act of Defiance, with Henry »

Published on February 19th, 2015

It’s always fun to wonder about “what could have been.” What if Jeff Beck had joined the Rolling Stones after »

Published on February 11th, 2015

In the early Seventies, as heavier forms of rock increased in popularity, Marshall was on the rise and selling boatloads »

Published on February 5th, 2015

As you can see in the top video below, Indonesian guitarist Yana Mulyana has overcome some serious obstacles in order »

Published on February 5th, 2015

What’s this strange new device that makes a Strat-style guitar sound like the score to an Eighties video game? It’s »

Published on February 5th, 2015

I called this column “The DIY Musician” not just to discuss my passion for homemade instruments, but also because I’m »