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Mark Tremonti Baritone Limited Edition

Mark Tremonti Baritone Limited Edition

Lowered tuning, raised aggression. Meet the new PRS Tremonti Baritone, 25.5" scale length, figured maple neck, and Mark's own signature pickups. ...

PRS CE 24

PRS CE 24

Since the dawn of rock and roll, the snap and response that comes from a bolt-on neck guitar has been an essential part of the mix. These attributes have, in turn, become essential ...

Ibanez Introduces New Steve Vai Signature Guitar

Ibanez Introduces New Steve Vai Signature Guitar

With the 2017 Winter NAMM Show only a few months away, manufacturers have been announcing plenty of new gear in the past few days. Ibanez has joined the pack by launching its newes ...

Gibson unveils 16 new Limited Run guitars

Gibson unveils 16 new Limited Run guitars

Gibson has already promised 2016 will be its “best year ever”, and judging from its latest burst of Limited Run models, it looks set to be among its most diverse, too. As well as t ...

Summer NAMM 2016: Fender Custom Shop relics and guitar mash-ups

Summer NAMM 2016: Fender Custom Shop relics and guitar mash-ups

SUMMER NAMM 2016: Fender's Custom Shop gets us every time, and this year's Summer NAMM showing saw The Big F's finest builders reveal a host of new, drool-worthy guitars. This late ...

Fractal Audio Axe-Fx XL+: The Ultimate Guitar Processor

Fractal Audio Axe-Fx XL+: The Ultimate Guitar Processor

The Axe-Fx II XL+ is the ultimate all-in-one preamp/effects processor. It contains a vast virtual inventory of hundreds of vintage and modern guitar amps, speaker cabinets, guitar ...

PRS Guitars Unveils New SE Mark Holcomb Signature Model

PRS Guitars Unveils New SE Mark Holcomb Signature Model

The band Periphery has become a force to be reckoned with in the progressive metal scene thanks to their complex rhythms and soaring melodies. Guitarist Mark Holcomb helps achieve ...

Conan O'Brien Parodies Flame-Throwing Guitarist from 'Mad Max: Fury Road' — Video

Guitar players who have seen Mad Max: Fury Road know about the film’s bizarre flame-throwing guitarist, the Doof Warrior. The character, who is played by Australia's iOTA, was inspired by Sepultura and Soundgarden while playing the character. Anyway, here's a new video of Conan O’Brien as the Doof Warrior in the introduction to his Comic-Con show. Enjoy! And hey, while you're at it, check out this guy's fla ...

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Watch Amy Winehouse's 2004 Promo for the Fender Stratocaster — Video

Amy Winehouse received so much acclaim for her voice that everyone forgot that she was also a fairly decent guitarist. Winehouse was a devoted Strat player, and she appears in several videos—with her Strat—as in the “Stronger Than Me” video below. Winehouse’s guitar talents came to mind this past weekend when I saw Amy, the new documentary about the late singer. I suddenly recalled a promotional film she ma ...

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Watch Eddie Van Halen Play Jimi Hendrix, Led Zeppelin and The Beatles — Video

Bassist Billy Sheehan recently appeared on Eddie Trunk’s podcast, where he revealed that Van Halen had twice invited him to join the group to replace Michael Anthony. Sheehan also noted in that interview that he has played with all the members of Van Halen (he was a member of David Lee Roth’s solo band), including a live performance with Eddie. That occasion took place November 17, 1996, at an ALS benefit s ...

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Summer NAMM 2015: PRS Guitars Celebrates S2 Anniversary with New Metallic Finishes

To celebrate the second anniversary of the PRS S2 Series, PRS Guitars is introducing two new metallic finishes, “Ice Blue Fire Mist” and “Egyptian Gold," to the all-mahogany guitars in the S2 line, including the S2 Mira, Mira Semi-Hollow, Singlecut Standard, Standard 22, Standard 24, Starla and Vela. The new metallic finishes utilize various sizes of metallic flake resulting in a shimmering finish that show ...

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AMBERIAN DAWN To Release 'Innuendo' Album In October

Finish symphonic metallers AMBERIAN DAWN will release their new album, "Innuendo", on October 23 via Napalm. The follow-up to 2014's "Magic Forest" is being produced by composer Tuomas Seppälä, who also plays keyboards and guitar, and Mikko P. Mustonen, known for his work with DELAIN, ENSIFERUM and SONATA ARCTICA. Commented Seppälä: "This is one of the most melodic and vocal-driven album in AMBERIAN DAWN's ...

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TREMONTI: 'Another Heart' Guitar Instructional Video

A guitar instructional video for the song "Another Heart" from TREMONTI, the band led by CREED and ALTER BRIDGE guitarist Mark Tremonti, can be seen below. The track is taken from TREMONTI's second album, "Cauterize", which was released on June 9. "Cauterize" follows up TREMONTI's 2012 debut, "All I Was", and is the first of two new albums that TREMONTI has recorded. The second, called "Dust", will be out l ...

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Trial Date Set For JOURNEY Drummer DEEN CASTRONOVO

A trial date has been set for JOURNEY drummer Deen Castronovo, who was arrested last month on charges that he assaulted a woman in Salem, Oregon. According to the Statesman Journal, the 50-year-old drummer will appear before Marion County Circuit Judge Thomas Hart on October 22 at at 9 a.m. for a two-day trial. Castronovo was initially arrested on June 14 and charged with fourth-degree assault, coercion and ...

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KILLSWITCH ENGAGE's JESSE LEACH Lays Down Vocals On Five New Songs

KILLSWITCH ENGAGE singer Jesse Leach has finished laying down vocals on five songs for the band's forthcoming seventh full-length album. The follow-up to 2013's "Disarm The Descent" is tentatively due in early 2016 via Roadrunner. Leach wrote in a post on Instagram: "[I am] pretty stoked on the song I just finished. It turned out to be quite unique sonically and lyrically. It's an ode to the road, the trial ...

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Former MACHINE HEAD/SOULFLY Guitarist LOGAN MADER's ONCE HUMAN: 'Terminal' Lyric Video

The official lyric video for the song "Terminal" from ONCE HUMAN, the new band featuring former MACHINE HEAD and SOULFLY guitarist Logan Mader. The track is taken from the band's debut album, "The Life I Remember", which will be released on September 4 via earMUSIC. When people think of Logan Mader, they remember the flying dreads, a flying V, and deadly volume, performing with the likes of MACHINE HEAD and ...

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