Guitars

Kurt Cobain Talks Gear and More in His Final Guitar World Interview

Kurt Cobain Talks Gear and More in His Final Guitar World Interview “We play so hard that we can’t tune our guitars fast enough. People...

Fender Unveils Eric Johnson Signature Stratocaster Thinline

Fender Unveils Eric Johnson Signature Stratocaster Thinline Fender has announced its new Eric Johnson Signature Stratocaster Thinline guitar. The guitar—Eric Johnson's third Signature...

Gus G Announces New Solo Album, 'Fearless'

Gus G Announces New Solo Album, 'Fearless' Gus G has announced a new solo album, Fearless. The album is the Firewind mastermind's first...

April 2018 Guitar World Gear and Lesson Videos

April 2018 Guitar World Gear and Lesson Videos These lesson videos are bonus content related to the April 2018 issue of Guitar World....

Extending Common Sweep Patterns

Extending Common Sweep Patterns In this lesson, I’ll be taking one of the most common sweep picking patterns (EXAMPLE 1) and showing you...

Basses

Fender releases first semi-hollow Strat with Eric Johnson

Fender releases first semi-hollow Strat with Eric Johnson The Eric Johnson Signature Stratocaster® Thinline – Johnson’s Third Signature Model – Captures Liquid, Articulate Guitar Tone...

Countdown To The Guitar Show 2018

Countdown To The Guitar Show 2018 There are now less than ten days left before The Guitar Show 2018 takes place at Bingley Hall in...

Less than one week to go before Birmingham Guitar Show

Less than one week to go before Birmingham Guitar Show The Guitar Show 2018 will open at Bingley Hall in Birmingham at precisely 9.42am (see...

The Guitar Masterclass 2018: Guthrie Govan

The Guitar Masterclass 2018: Guthrie Govan Guthrie Govan returns for our Masterclass 2018 at Dingwalls in Camden! Buy your tickets here. Guthrie was the star of the...

The Guitar Magazine Masterclass 2018: Jon Gomm

The Guitar Magazine Masterclass 2018: Jon Gomm The second installment of our 2018 Masterclass Series features fingerstyle virtuoso Jon Gomm! Get your tickets here. A disciple of...

Other

Pirate Studios Prodigy Programme to shine spotlight on new UK talent

Pirate Studios Prodigy Programme to shine spotlight on new UK talent The initiative will offer one-to-one sessions and masterclasses to develop new musical talent

Adam Hall LD Systems MAUI P900 wins German Design Awards

Adam Hall LD Systems MAUI P900 wins German Design Awards The product, set for release in May 2018, also won a NewBay Best of Show...

The Master plan: Studiomaster on its plans for 2018

The Master plan: Studiomaster on its plans for 2018 British pro audio manufacturer Studiomaster had somewhat of a stonking year in 2017, finishing the year...

Gibson hires new CFO and hits back at ‘bankruptcy’ claims

Gibson hires new CFO and hits back at ‘bankruptcy’ claims Troubled guitar maker Gibson Brands has hit back at recent reports it is facing bankruptcy,...

100 Club, The Joiners and Broadcast among grassroots venues nominated in 2018 Music Week...

100 Club, The Joiners and Broadcast among grassroots venues nominated in 2018 Music Week Awards The annual awards take place in London on April 26

'It was love at first hearing': Stockholm's Baggpipe Studios praises new Genelec system

'It was love at first hearing': Stockholm's Baggpipe Studios praises new Genelec system The studio has added a complete Genelec active monitoring system following a...

CUK Audio takes on distribution for ClearOne in UK and Ireland

CUK Audio takes on distribution for ClearOne in UK and Ireland The announcement comes after a 'successful' ISE show for the brandCUK Audio...

Audio experts lined up for AES' Up Your Output student event

Audio experts lined up for AES' Up Your Output student event Up Your Output is a two-day event comprising lectures, seminars and all-important networking sessions

Less than one week to go before Birmingham Guitar Show

Less than one week to go before Birmingham Guitar Show The Guitar Show 2018 will open at Bingley Hall in Birmingham at precisely 9.42am (see...

BR wins European deal with Chalklin Mallets

BR wins European deal with Chalklin Mallets Chalklin Mallets is extending its distribution arrangement with BR Distribution to cover the whole of Europe. BR Distribution...

Frankfurt Musikmesse courts retail visitors with perks package

Frankfurt Musikmesse courts retail visitors with perks package MI retailers can now register for the ‘Musikmesse Insider’ benefits programme, the organiser has announced. Registered participants...

UK Music boss hails Scottish Government move to back Agent Of Change

UK Music boss hails Scottish Government move to back Agent Of Change The decision to protect live music venues in Scotland was described as a...

Handmaster Plus says get a grip

Handmaster Plus says get a grip Offering a different approach to musicians’ hand exercise devices than the traditional spring-and-plunger type, RockCare’s new Handmaster Plus is...

UK’s first live music census reveals growing pressure on grassroots venues

UK’s first live music census reveals growing pressure on grassroots venues Rising business rates and noise restrictions named as problems facing small venues in UK’s...

Calrec Audio and GTC clinch distributor deal for Portugal

Calrec Audio and GTC clinch distributor deal for Portugal GTC offers tech solutions from its offices in Lisbon and PortoCalrec Audio has signed...