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‘Wolflight’: Steve Hackett Discusses His New Solo Album and Genesis

You could call Steve Hackett’s new album, Wolflight, a rock record, but it’s so much more than that. Besides its healthy doses of rock, R&B and jazz, the album, which will be released April 7,...

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SongTown: The Biggest Mistake

People often ask me to define the biggest mistake I see songwriters making as they chase that first cut. If I had to pick one BIG one, I would say that it is using out-dated language. Anyone who is...

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100 Greatest Guitar Solos: No. 4 "Comfortably Numb" (David Gilmour)

How do you reason with two guys who once went to court over the artistic ownership of a big rubber pig? That was Bob Ezrin’s mission when he agreed to co-produce Pink Floyd’s The Wall with guitarist...

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Joe Bonamassa Plays 1919 Gibson Style U Harp Guitar — Video

Followers of Joe Bonamassa's Facebook page know the gear-loving guitarist likes to shoot quick, spur-of-the-moment videos backstage at his shows. These videos usually show him playing rare, oddball or...

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Take the Ultimate Jazz Guitar Master Class with the 'Vic Juris: All That...

Take the ultimate jazz master class with Guitar World columnist Vic Juris and the Vic Juris: All That Jazz DVD. These video lessons teach you everything from Coltrane changes to unusual uses for the...

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The John Butler Trio Reminds You to Spring Forward!

John Butler Trio reminds you to "spring forward" this weekend as Daylight Saving Time begins. Their single “Spring to Come” is the perfect song to help usher in Spring, commencing March 20 (and much...

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The GAS Man: Downsizing Your Gear

Some days I feel like a multinational corporation in cargo pants. In the past decade, I’ve set up shop four times: twice in the U.S. and twice in England. As far as running my business is concerned,...

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John 5 Shreds on 'That Metal Show'— Video

Below, we present a quick clip of John 5 shredding on this weekend's upcoming edition of That Metal Show. The new episode, which also features Philm drummer (and “the godfather of double bass...

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Sock Puppet Parody of Slipknot's "Wait and Bleed"— Video

Sock-puppet band Socknot have released the video for their song “Wait in Bleach,” which hilariously parodies Slipknot’s “Wait and Bleed.” Check out their video, made by SockPuppetParody, below and let...

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Pink Floyd's David Gilmour Talks "Comfortably Numb" Solo — Covers by Tina S.,...

How do you reason with two guys who once went to court over the artistic ownership of a big rubber pig? That was Bob Ezrin’s mission when he agreed to co-produce Pink Floyd’s The Wall with guitarist...

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Thrash Course with Dave Davidson: How I Employ Dissonance in "Labyrinth of...

These videos and audio files are bonus content related to the April 2015 issue of Guitar World. For the full range of interviews, features, tabs and more, pick up the new issue on newsstands now or at...

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Chris Haskett's PRS Custom Nine-String Guitar — Video

Chris Haskett—a former member of the Rollins Band and a guitarist-for-hire for David Bowie, Reeves Gabrels and others—was looking for a guitar with the bottom three strings coursed like a 12-string and...

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"You're the One That I Want"— Heavy Metal Tribute to 'Grease'— Video

Someone recorded a semi-heavy metal version of "You're the One That I Want," the semi-beloved 1978 John Travolta/Olivia Newton-John duet from the film Grease. They even made a heavily choreographed...

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Jonny Lang and Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band Announce Co-Headlining U.S. Tour

This June, Kenny Wayne Shepherd and Jonny Lang will hit the road together for the first time on a co-headlining U.S. tour. The tour will begin June 11 in Portland, Maine, and will head down the East...

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Kaki King Performs “Trying to Speak Parts 1 & 2”— Live Video

We’re very excited to share this live video of Kaki King performing “Trying to Speak Parts 1 & 2” from the soundtrack to her multimedia masterpiece “The Neck is a Bridge to the Body.” Here she...

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AC/DC Premiere "Rock the Blues Away" Music Video

AC/DC have premiered their new music video for "Rock the Blues Away." It's the third music video from their 2014 album, Rock Or Bust. The clip was shot in Los Angeles in February immediately after the...

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People's Blues of Richmond Premiere New Song, "Gone Gone Gone"

Today, GuitarWorld.com presents the exclusive premiere of “Gone Gone Gone,” a new song by People's Blues of Richmond. It's the A-side of the band's new single (backed with "Outta My Mind"), which was...

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Artiphon Instrument 1 Is a Guitar, Piano, Violin and DJ in the Palm of Your...

Is it a guitar, a keyboard, a violin or a drum? The Artiphon Instrument 1 is a universal MIDI controller that lets you play it however you want: as a guitar, a keyboard, a drum kit, a violin or...

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April 2015 Guitar World: Joe Satriani, Tosin Abasi and Guthrie Govan, Plus...

The all-new April 2015 issue of Guitar World is available now! Guitar World’s April 2015 issue features rock's super virtuosos, Tosin Abasi, Joe Satriani and Guthrie Govan. These three are the wisest...

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Need for Speed: The 50 Fastest Guitarists of All Time

From Les Paul to Paul Gilbert, Johnny Winter to Johnny Hiland, and Paco De Lucia to Al Di Meola, fleet-fingered guitarists have made their mark in every genre throughout the modern history of the...

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