Les Paul Standard

Les Paul Standard

Les Paul StandardEver since PAF humbuckers met flamed-maple top in 1958, the Les Paul Standard has been revered among players for its unparalleled heights of tone and playability, ...

American Vintage ’65 Stratocaster

American Vintage ’65 Stratocaster

The American Vintage series introduces an all-new lineup of original-era model year guitars that bring Fender history and heritage to authentic and exciting new life. With key feat ...

PRS Artist Package

PRS Artist Package

The PRS Artist Package is an exclusive platform for PRS core electric guitars that offers expanded features, options, and colors on select models. Available for the first time sinc ...

Gibson Custom Alex Lifeson Les Paul Axcess

Gibson Custom Alex Lifeson Les Paul Axcess

Alex Lifeson Les Paul Axcess In his work with Rush from the '70s to today, Alex Lifeson has redefined the boundaries of progressive rock guitar. Embodying far more than that genre ...

Marshall 2203KK Kerry King Signature JCM800 Guitar Amp Head

Marshall 2203KK Kerry King Signature JCM800 Guitar Amp Head

100 watts of insane power and Slayer tone! The all-valve Kerry King Signature JCM800 2203KK is the essence of simplicity--a single-channel tube amp with no reverb or effects. It's ...

Mustang™ Floor by Fender Guitar Amplifiers

Mustang™ Floor by Fender Guitar Amplifiers

Fender introduces its first ever multi-effects unit in the form of the Mustang Floor-a versatile high-performance floor unit that delivers pro-level amp modeling, effects and artis ...

Ziltoid, He Comes!

It’s here! Ziltoid.com, an important part of Devin Townsend’s monumental Z2 project! Here you’ll find all sorts of Ziltoidian goodness including the first of three ZTV episodes which set the stage for the album. You can read my interview with Devin here and my review of Z2 here. Oh and dates for Devin’s Australian masterclass tour here. And now for the press release… PRESS RELEASE: Devin Townsend has announ ...

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How to program realistic drum parts: basic beat

Read more about How to program realistic drum parts: basic beat at MusicRadar.com Before you can hope to get your sample-based drum kit parts sounding like the real thing, you need to master the basics of beat construction, and in this walkthrough, we're going to help you do just that. Starting right at the beginning, we'll lay out a very simple kick/snare/hi-hats groove in four simple steps.All you need is ...

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Clip-On Tuner Poll — Players’ Pick

We are thrilled to launch Acoustic Nation Players’ Pick –– a new poll series designed to let YOU decide what gear is deserving of our award. For our first poll, it’s all about clip-on tuners. Of all the gear necessary for today’s guitarist, the tuner might be the most important. After all, if you’re not in tune, you’re definitely not going to win over a crowd. Clip-on tuners offer convenience and functional ...

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D’Addario and Rolling Stone Seek the Next Generation of Guitar Heroes with “The Next Young Gun” Contest

D’Addario and Rolling Stone are in search of the guitar greats of tomorrow with “The Next Young Gun.” This contest is a continuation of the 30-week Young Guns series on rollingstone.com, which showcased artists Kurt Vile, Blake Mills, Tosin Abasi, Guthrie Trapp, Gary Clark Jr. and many more. This series premiered in conjunction with the release of D’Addario’s NYXL guitar strings, which were designed to bend ...

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Jeff Bridges & The Abiders New Album 'Live' Available Today

Jeff Bridges & The Abiders new album Live (Mailboat Records) is now available everywhere in stores and online today. The band has announced several new concert dates kicking off with a record release show at the Saban Theater in Los Angeles on November 1. Several other shows are confirmed to follow throughout the west coast with tickets http://www.ticketmaster.com/Jeff-Bridges-tickets/artist/1470368?tm_ ...

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No Machine, Featuring The Dillinger Escape Plan’s Billy Rymer, Premiere New Song, “Get It Together”

No Machine–which features drummer Billy Rymer of The Dillinger Escape Plan, as well as NK bassist Michael Sadis and Happy Body Slow Brain guitarist Isaac Bolivar–will release their debut EP, ‘Volume One,’ on October 7 via Intheclouds Records. The 500-copy vinyl features a 7″x 7″ hologram lenticular with a shifting image. In anticipation, the band has teamed up with Revolver to premiere the new track, “Get I ...

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Kinks Legend and R&R Hall of Famer Dave Davies to Release Rippin Up Time

Press Release Source: Glass Onyon PR The man who forever changed the sound of rock ‘n’ roll when he invented distortion, Kinks legend Dave Davies, has recorded a brand new solo album of all original material called ‘Rippin’ Up Time’ on New York based Red River Entertainment. Produced by Dave Davies & David Nolte, the new CD features 10 original new songs written in the classic Kinks style that fans of a ...

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The Social Side of Thriving – And Surviving as a Guitar Player

By: Robbie Burns We can find out a lot about what chords to play, which strings to pick and where to buy the best guitar. There are classes on theory, ear training, whammy-bar etiquette and how to be a rock star. We have heard of ways to make money in music by playing, teaching, blogging, tweeting – even selling T-shirts. But, what about social survival for musicians? One of the greatest qualities about bei ...

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Norm Zocher: Berklee Performance Center 2010 – finger picked fusion

Norm Zocher: guitar solo on Eh - Berklee Performance Center 2010Norm Zocher guitar solo on Eh by Bob Pilkington at the Berklee Performance Center (1/26/2010)[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EjrxSHX_tZU&w=500&h=375]Norm Zocher, Mingish, Trio[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RdR3tfCYMog&w=500&h=281]Norm Zocher, Caveman Tune[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rzWCoseV77I&w= ...

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