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Gengahr detail the guitar parts on their most ambitious album to date

Gengahr detail the guitar parts on their most ambitious album to date Recorded at the recently opened Propagation House recording facility in north east Cornwall,...

UMG confirms Elton John, Nirvana, Soundgarden recordings were lost or damaged in 2008 vault...

UMG confirms Elton John, Nirvana, Soundgarden recordings were lost or damaged in 2008 vault fire Universal Music Group (UMG) has revealed that recordings belonging to...

Former Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman is auctioning off his instruments for charity

Former Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman is auctioning off his instruments for charity Ex-Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman is auctioning off a trove of instruments...

Slipknot guitarist Jim Root says he’s been dreaming about Paul Gray

Slipknot guitarist Jim Root says he’s been dreaming about Paul Gray Slipknot guitarist Jim Root has revealed that his former bandmate, the late Paul Gray,...

Danish Startup Noatronic Brings Home Another Best in Show Award from NAMM 2020

Danish Startup Noatronic Brings Home Another Best in Show Award from NAMM 2020 Within seven months, NAMM, the world’s biggest music tradeshow, has awarded Noatronic...

The UK Bass Guitar Show – Momentum Continues

The UK Bass Guitar Show – Momentum Continues The UK Bass Guitar Show set to debut at Manchester Central next month (28th & 29th March...

Fender launches American Performer Raw Ash Strat and Tele

Fender launches American Performer Raw Ash Strat and Tele Fender’s latest addition to the American Performer series are the Raw Ash Stratocaster and Telecaster. Like...

The Cure’s Robert Smith confirms a 2020 album release

The Cure’s Robert Smith confirms a 2020 album release The Cure’s Robert Smith says the fans will ‘definitely’ get a new album from the band...

Slipknot win Best Band In The World at NME Awards 2020

Slipknot win Best Band In The World at NME Awards 2020 Slipknot bagged the Best Band In The World award at the recent NME Awards...

Lindsey Buckingham to embark on a 2020 solo tour

Lindsey Buckingham to embark on a 2020 solo tour Lindsey Buckingham has announced a string of US tour dates, on top of his appearance at...

Deftones to embark on North American tour with Gojira and Poppy

Deftones to embark on North American tour with Gojira and Poppy Deftones have announced a new North American tour, supported by Gojira and Poppy. The 20-date...

“Every time you come back to The Beatles, you start a new relationship with...

“Every time you come back to The Beatles, you start a new relationship with their music”: Joel Paterson on the Fab Four Self-described “Mid-Century Music...

Softube cranks up the volume with two new Marshall Plexi plugins

Softube cranks up the volume with two new Marshall Plexi plugins Continuing with a long-running series of collaborations, Softube has announced two new Marshall amplifier...

Rage Against The Machine to embark on reunion world tour

Rage Against The Machine to embark on reunion world tour Rage Against The Machine will embark on an extensive world tour later this year, marking...

The Foo Fighters add more European summer tour dates

The Foo Fighters add more European summer tour dates The Foo Fighters have added three shows to their 2020 European tour, taking place this June. The...

Watch: Pearl Jam perform in the third Dance of the Clairvoyants video

Watch: Pearl Jam perform in the third Dance of the Clairvoyants video Pearl Jam have released their third and final video for the Gigaton single...

John Frusciante performs with Red Hot Chili Peppers for the first time since reunion

John Frusciante performs with Red Hot Chili Peppers for the first time since reunion John Frusciante has performed with Red Hot Chili Peppers for the...

Add a bass signal to your guitar with the A Little Thunder Version 2...

Add a bass signal to your guitar with the A Little Thunder Version 2 pickup There’s a whole host octave-down pedals to add a lower...

Why taking care of your strings and fretboard is essential sounding and playing better

Why taking care of your strings and fretboard is essential sounding and playing better While the whole ‘ride hard and put away wet’ thing might...

Bassist for the Mars Volta and Marilyn Manson, Juan Alderete, has suffered a serious...

Bassist for the Mars Volta and Marilyn Manson, Juan Alderete, has suffered a serious brain injury Bass player for the Mars Volta and for Marilyn...

Devin Townsend rules out reforming Strapping Young Lad

Devin Townsend rules out reforming Strapping Young Lad Despite the fact that Devin Townsend’s current tour and upcoming Bloodstock headline slot covers quite a lot...

NAMM 2020 Demo: Gamechanger Audio’s new Light is a bonkers reverb pedal

NAMM 2020 Demo: Gamechanger Audio’s new Light is a bonkers reverb pedal NAMM 2020: Gamechanger Audio has released another eyebrow-raising stompbox: the Light Pedal, which...

10 best practice amps in 2020

10 best practice amps in 2020 Practice amps have come a long way since the old, spitty-sounding, battery powered amps of the aughties. These days,...

Preview Joe Satriani’s forthcoming album with new single Nineteen Eighty

Preview Joe Satriani’s forthcoming album with new single Nineteen Eighty Joe Satriani has released the first single from his forthcoming album, Shapeshifting. The track, Nineteen...

Five Finger Death Punch’s Jason Hook takes break to recover from recent surgery

Five Finger Death Punch’s Jason Hook takes break to recover from recent surgery Five Finger Death Punch guitarist Jason Hook has decided to sit out...