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Robert Plant and Jack White Play Led Zeppelin's "The Lemon Song"— Video

Over the weekend (Saturday night, to be exact), Robert Plant and Jack White found themselves on the same stage at the Lollapalooza Argentina festival. Below, you can watch the former Led Zeppelin...

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The DIY Musician: Five Reasons You Suck at Slide Guitar

Have you ever bought a guitar slide and had intentions of ripping new leads with it, only to discover when you get home that it’s damn near impossible to use? I’ve been there, too. Playing slide...

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Four Hands on One Guitar: Siqueira Lima Guitar Duo Play "Tico Tico"— Video

And now we bring you the impressive "four hands on one guitar neck" sounds of the Siqueira Lima Guitar Duo. In the video, guitarists Fernando (from Brazil) and Cecilia (from Uruguay) somehow perform...

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Experiment: Does Down-Tuning Make Your Guitar Sound Heavier? — Video

Internet gent and multi-instrumentalist Rob Scallon recently posted a video called "The Down-Tuning Experiment." In it, he tests the theory that down-tuning makes your guitar, and your riffs, sound...

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How to Buy the Best Guitar — Video

In this brand-new video, Guitar World and The Music Zoo—a truly top-notch music store in Long Island, New York—present "How to Buy the Best Guitar." The video, which stars Guitar World's own Paul...

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How The Grateful Dead's Bob Weir Utilizes Online Mastering Tool LANDR

If you’re anything like most musicians, you probably don’t have more than a vague idea of what mastering really is. Once you attempt to produce your own recording, however, you learn quickly that...

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"Whole Lotta Love" on a Dulcimer: Check Out This Crazy Led Zeppelin Cover —...

Whole Lotta Dulcimer! (Insert your own Led Zeppelin dulcimer puns here.) Below, check out a new video of Led Zeppelin's classic "Whole Lotta Love" performed on a three-string electric mountain dulcimer...

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Five Great Guitar Jams You Need to Hear — Now!

Eric Clapton, Jimmy Page, Eddie Van Halen, blah, blah, blah … We know those guys can play, but what about Speedy Haworth, who dazzled audiences in the Fifties with his appearances on ABC-TV’s Ozark...

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Joe Satriani, Steve Vai and Animals As Leaders Announce "Benefit for Cliff...

Joe Satriani and Steve Vai have announced a benefit concert in support of their good friend, music-industry veteran Cliff Cultreri. The show, “A Benefit for Cliff III,” will take place 8 p.m. June 12...

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Joe Satriani, Tosin Abasi and Guthrie Govan Join Forces for 2015 G4...

This is an excerpt from the April 2015 issue of Guitar World. For the complete interview, plus new-album previews from Joe Satriani, Guthrie Govan, Dream Theater, Megadeth, Warren Haynes and more,...

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The Young Wild's "Not A One" Acoustic Video Premiere

Here’s a great live raw video of the song “Not A One” by The Young Wild. The band digs in bare bones for some great harmonic accents and a lovely intensity. Singer and songwriter Bryan B. William...

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Black Sabbath Announce Plans for Final Show and Studio Album

Back in September, Black Sabbath frontman Ozzy Osbourne announced that the legendary metal band, which enjoyed an extra-successful 2013 and 2014, would be releasing their final album this year. It...

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Jeff Beck Shows Off His Favorite Guitars — Video

Fans of Jeff Beck—and of vintage gear in general—might get a kick out of the video below. In the nearly 15-minute-long clip, which appears as bonus content on Beck's 2011 Rock 'n' Roll Party DVD, Beck...

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Megadeth’s “Killing Is My Business… and Business Is Good!” Percussive...

Sam Westphalen is a percussive acoustic guitar player from Australia with some seriously ferocious chops. And judging by his choice of covers, he also appears to be a huge metal fan (which we’re OK...

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Tremonti Premiere "Another Heart" Lyric Video

Below, check out "Another Heart," the new lyric video from Tremonti. It's the new single from the band's second album, Cauterize. You can download the single via iTunes today, March 24, and get the...

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Big Strokes: A Beginner's Guide to Sweep Picking

Although often regarded as a “shredder’s” technique, the notion of sweeping (or raking) the pick across the strings to produce a quick succession of notes has been around since the invention of the...

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Indigo Girls Announce New Album 'One Lost Day' Out June 2

It has been four years since the Indigo Girls released a new studio album. On June 2nd, their much-anticipated release ONE LOST DAY, will be available on IG Recordings/Vanguard Records. With the help...

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The Next Bend: Basic Country/Blues B-Bender Lick in C — Video

Hi there. Welcome back to The Next Bend, the Guitar World column dedicated to B-bending guitarists, guitars, gear, news, licks, songs and more. For the uninitiated, a B-bender is a contraption (the...

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Josh Weaver Discusses Making of Royal Thunder's New Album, 'Crooked Doors'—...

Today, Royal Thunder, the female-fronted outfit NPR calls "a modern master of hard-rock restraint,” present a new webisode that documents the making of their upcoming album, Crooked Doors, which will...

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Weber Fine Acoustic Instruments Introduces Bitterroot Aesthetic Package

Weber Fine Acoustic Instruments is pleased to introduce the 2015 Bitterroot Aesthetic Package, available for all body styles of Weber’s handcrafted mandolins, sopranolins, mandolas, octave mandolins...

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