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Djent Version of Super Mario Bros. Theme (and "If Deathcore Sounded Happy!")...

Earlier this year, guitarist (and YouTube personality) Steve Terreberry has recorded and posted his own djent/metal cover of the Super Mario Bros. theme, and we thought we'd pass it along! The track...

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Guitarist Sarah Michelle Demos Seymour Duncan Yngwie Malmsteen YJM Fury...

Earlier today, the gang at Seymour Duncan posted this shot-in-2012 video to its Facebook page. In the clip, a guitarist named Sarah Michelle tries out Seymour Duncan's Yngwie Malmsteen YJM Fury STK-S10...

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Judas Priest and Steel Panther Perform "Living After Midnight"— Video

Sorry for the late post on this! It's a performance of "Living After Midnight" by Judas Priest and Steel Panther from November 22. The performance took place in Tacoma, Washington, during the bands'...

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From the Archive: The Definitive Kurt Cobain Gear Guide

This classic article from the August 1997 issue of Guitar World serves as the definitive guide to Kurt Cobain's grungy assortment of pawn shop prizes, turbo-charged stomp boxes and blown woofers. Kurt...

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Review: Blue Mo-Fi Powered High-Fidelity Headphones

One of the most frustrating aspects of making music today is toiling for hours in the studio to make a pristine recording and craft a perfect mix, only to end up selling your music to an audience that...

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Guitar World's 10 Best Box Sets of 2014

While this was a somewhat uneventful year for new rock releases, it was bananas for interesting box sets. Record companies reached deep inside their vaults and discovered some really cool and weird...

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Zakk Wylde's Instagram Lick of the Day: B Minor Pentatonics with Pesto Sauce...

If you don't follow the great Zakk Wylde on Instagram, you're missing out on some pretty fun, interesting, hilarious posts. Anyway, here's something Wylde posted earlier today. In his own words:...

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Great Musical Moments and Mistakes Made Magnificent in Headphones

OK, so you have your headphones out. What do you want to listen to? Something beautiful? Something cool? Something you’ve never heard before? How about all three? The following are five tracks by some...

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AC/DC Play at an Australian High School in 1976 — Video

Below, you can witness some very early, and very engaging, footage of Guitar World's current cover stars, AC/DC. Both clips were filmed in 1976, after the release of their first major album, High...

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Periphery Premiere New Song, "22 Faces"

Periphery have premiered another song off their upcoming double concept record, Juggernaut, which is being released across two albums, Juggernaut: Alpha and Juggernaut: Omega. You can check out "22...

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Stevie Ray Vaughan, Lou Reed, Joan Jett, Green Day Elected to Rock and Roll...

Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble, Lou Reed, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Green Day and the Paul Butterfield Blues Band have been elected into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s class of 2015....

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Guitar World's 50 Best Albums of 2014

Despite a few nasty rumors to the contrary, the guitar is alive and well in 2014. It survived the rise of the keyboard in the Eighties and the overwhelming bass-barrage of electronic dance music of the...

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Guitar World Staff Picks: Damian Fanelli's Top 15 Albums of 2014

If you ask some people in these parts, 2014 wasn't a great year for music. I disagree. I think it kicked 2013's ass. Mind you, my tastes have veered way over toward the rootsy-rock, rockabilly,...

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Led Zeppelin "Good Times Bad Times" Guitar Solo Video Challenge Entries — Videos

Last month, Guitar World and Supro Amps got together to launch the Led Zeppelin Guitar Solo Video Challenge. Below, you can check out the all entries we've received! In fact, if you DON'T see your...

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Guitarist Laura Klinkert Covers Guthrie Govan's "Blues Mutations 2"— Video

Earlier this week, our friends at Jim Dunlop Guitar Products shared this new video of guitarist Laura Klinkert's cover of Guthrie Govan's "Blues Mutations 2." We should mention that Klinkert uses...

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Jackson Releases Phil Demmel Demmelition Pro Guitar

Jackson is pleased to announce the latest addition to its popular Pro Series, the Phil Demmel Demmelition Pro guitar. Jackson’s Demmelition Pro model puts Machine Head guitarist Phil Demmel’s...

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Paul Gilbert Jams with Ukulele Player Jake Shimabukuro — Video

In this recently posted (November 23) and brief video, Racer X and Mr. Big guitarist Paul Gilbert can be seen jamming on some upbeat blues with ukulele great Jake Shimabukuro. In case you're wondering,...

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‘Only to Rise’: George Lynch Talks New Album with Michael Sweet, Plus Lynch...

When most people discuss potential supergroups, the last combination of artists they toss around are Michael Sweet of Stryper and George Lynch of Lynch Mob, Shadow Train and Dokken. Yet these two...

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Final Day of Massive Savings at Guitar World Store: DVDs, Books, T-Shirts and...

Yes, Guitar World's 12 Days of Holiday Days sale is over, but we're giving you one more day to enjoy the holiday savings! Head to the the Guitar World Online Store right now to save on instructional...

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Jason Kertson Plays Andy McKee's "Drifting" on Two Guitars at Once — Video

OK, there's absolutely nothing "new" about this February 2011 video, and we could've sworn we posted it at some point during the past three years—but it turns out we didn't! Time to fix that. It's a...

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