How to Buy a Fuzz Box: A Guide for the First-Time Buyer

How to Buy a Fuzz Box: A Guide for the First-Time Buyer Is there anything more luscious than a Big Muff? Who can...

Dweezil Zappa Teaches Frank Zappa's Improvisation Techniques and Riffs

Dweezil Zappa Teaches Frank Zappa's Improvisation Techniques and Riffs Frank Zappa is known as one of music’s great improvisers, and it’s a gift...

Martin Debuts New OM-Arts & Crafts 2018, Jimmy Buffet Custom Acoustic Guitars

Martin Debuts New OM-Arts & Crafts 2018, Jimmy Buffet Custom Acoustic Guitars Martin OM-Arts & Crafts 2018 AcousticMartin has unveiled two new acoustic...

Halestorm Premiere New Song, "Black Vultures"

Halestorm Premiere New Song, "Black Vultures" Halestorm have premiered "Black Vultures," the second single from their upcoming album, Vicious. You can check it...

Meet the Jammy, a Portable Digital Travel Guitar

Meet the Jammy, a Portable Digital Travel Guitar Ever wanted a guitar that can fit snugly into your backpack? Well, a new guitar...

Hybrid Picking Power-Chord Arpeggios

Hybrid Picking Power-Chord Arpeggios All rock guitar players are familiar with root-fifth-octave power chord shapes. In this column, I’d like to show you some...

Five Shredding Bluegrass Songs

Five Shredding Bluegrass Songs Contrary to what you may have seen in the film Deliverance, bluegrass music is more than a bunch of...

How—and Why—to Use Diminished Licks in Blues Solos

How—and Why—to Use Diminished Licks in Blues Solos Are your blues licks and solos sounding tired? Want to make your lead work sound...

Easy Whammy Bar Tricks Used By Jason Becker and Adrian Smith

Easy Whammy Bar Tricks Used By Jason Becker and Adrian Smith The great thing about the whammy bar is that it’s not hard...

Keeley Electronics Releases Aria Compressor & Overdrive Pedal

Keeley Electronics Releases Aria Compressor & Overdrive Pedal Keeley Aria Compressor & Overdrive PedalKeeley has released its Aria Compressor & Overdrive pedal.The pedal—which was...