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 ...

Amptweaker Offers FatMetal Pro

Amptweaker’s FatMetal Pro has the same boost features and multiple effects loops as the company’s TightMetal Pro, but voiced like its FatMetal. It has a Gain Boost, Volume Boost, Tight control, and a proprietary SideTrak effects loop that is engaged with the Boost footswitch for A/B to clean effects or another distortion pedal. Other features […] ...

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The National Play “Peggy-O” and The Dessners Dish on ‘Day of the Dead’

CBS This Morning highlighted The National's new Day of the Dead compilation on Saturday with an appearance from The National themselves to perform "Peggy-O," the second tune they cover on the record to go along with "Morning Dew," which they recently played on Late Show with Stephen Colbert. As a bonus, Bonnie "Prince" Billy also added his contribution, a stirring reading of "If I Had the... ...

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The String Cheese Incident, Animal Collective and Lone Bellow Pay Homage to Bob Dylan

Today marks Bob Dylan's 75th birthday and the tributes are rolling in from all corners of the music world, starting with The String Cheese Incident, who have shared the below playlist dubbed "Cheese Does Dylan." Among the selections include some early takes on Dylan's "Tombstone Blues" from 1999 as well as "Quinn the Eskimo" from 2001 and "Knockin' On Heaven's Door" from 2002. Other cuts... ...

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Phil Lesh & Friends at Terrapin Crossroads (A Gallery)

Phil Lesh assembled an impressive cast of Friends for two shows at Terrapin Crossroads over the weekend. Among them, John Scofield, Chris Robinson, Scott Law, Jason Crosby and Tony Leone. The first show was held at the venue's new outdoor stage while Sunday's show took place in the Grate Room with Ross James replacing Scott Law. Stuart Levine shared some photos from the show.  ...

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Electric Shock: Bob Dylan and Michael Bloomfield Change Music Forever

Bob Dylan was the most popular folk artist in America in 1965 when he outgrew his original solo acoustic sound and cut the landmark album Highway 61 Revisited. Then he started a revolution. And he fired the first shot at the famous Newport Folk Festival on July 25, when he brought the electric band that played on that album – including the legendary guitarist Michael Bloomfield – to its stage. ...

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10 Classic Solos Played on a Les Paul

With its rich sustain and distinctive tone, the Les Paul is the perfect instrument for that spotlight moment in countless rock and roll classics. Below we present 10 examples, each of which offers exquisite evidence of the Les Paul’s timeless versatility. ...

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Eagles Of Death Metal Dropped By Two French Festivals After Controversial Magazine Interview

Indie rockers The Eagles Of Death Metal were hailed as heroes and a symbol of resistance following  concerts both during and after the terrorist attack at Le Bataclan in Paris just 6 months ago. But a single magazine interview has changed French perceptions of the band. ______________________________________________ The Eagles of Death Metal have been dropped from the lineup of two French festivals after th ...

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