Author: David Slavkovic
As Avenged Sevenfold are slowly preparing for the release of their “Life Is but a Dream…” album, guitarist Synyster Gates... Read more.
While we can keep discussing which exact Les Paul model works the best, Metallica’s Kirk Hammett recently revealed his favorite... Read more.
During his recent chat with Guitar World, Steel Panther’s axeman Russ Parrish, better known as his glam metla persona Satchel,... Read more.
In a newly published interview by Ultimate Guitar, legendary guitar virtuoso Paul Gilbert looked back on his recent Ronnie James... Read more.
Modern prog rock guitar champs look back at their beginnings in high school.... Read more.
Michael Landau, one of the most prolific session guitar players of the 20th century, recently sat down with Guitar World... Read more.
While recently sitting down for an interview with Ultimate Guitar, Twisted Sister guitarist Jay Jay French reflected on how heavy... Read more.
While recently appearing in a new interview with Guitar World, Zakk Wylde looked back on his friendship with Pantera’s axeman... Read more.
Recently, Extreme guitarist Nuno Bettencourt sat down with Scott Lipps to discuss the band’s work, particularly the new album “Six.”... Read more.
Recently, The Darkness frontman Justin Hawkins released another episode of his podcast Justin Hawkins Rides Again, featuring musician Pat Finnerty.... Read more.
Ever since they started their tour, Avenged Sevenfold included their new song “Nobody” into their setlists. Coming from their new... Read more.
White Lion guitarist Vito Bratta never hid his admiration of Eddie Van Halen. But we can’t blame him — he’s... Read more.
While recently appearing on Reverb’s YouTube channel, Polyphia guitar players Tim Henson and Scott LePage reflected on their collaboration with... Read more.
Bassist Guy Pratt, who worked as a backing musician for a variety of big names, both inside and outside of... Read more.
Metal guitar master Richie Faulkner, famous for his use of Gibson and Epiphone guitars, particularly Flying V models, revealed a... Read more.
Tim Henson and Scott LePage, guitarists of modern prog rock band Polyphia, recently sat down with Kerrang! to discuss all... Read more.
While recently appearing in a new interview with Inside Blackbird, modern blues master Joe Bonamassa got into the secrets of... Read more.
Appearing recently in an interview with Classic Rock magazine recently, Kiss bassist Gene Simmons recalled the time when he saw... Read more.
While appearing at the recent edition of Zane Lowe’s show on Apple Music, The Smashing Pumpkins frontman and leader looked... Read more.
While Roger Waters was, obviously, one of the creative leaders of Pink Floyd, he wasn’t the only bassist to play... Read more.
While recently appearing in a new segment done by Reverb.com, Polyphia guitarists Tim Henson and Scott LePage shared a few... Read more.
As the guys from Metallica are currently focused on the tour, the band’s recently released 11th album “72 Seasons” is... Read more.
Guitar World recently published an article, revealing that a few people confirmed that ZZ Top frontman and leader Billy Gibbons... Read more.
As the whole legal battle mess between Mick Mars and Mötley Crüe is ongoing, the band’s new guitar player John... Read more.
One of the most influential shredders on the scene, Paul Gilbert, recently caught up with Guitar World where he shared... Read more.
While recently visiting Cory Wong’s podcast “Wong Notes,” country music star Jason Isbell shared one of the most useful pieces... Read more.
Even after reaching legendary status in their respective genre, a musician will never achieve absolute perfection. What this means is... Read more.
Although the unpleasant events between Dave Mustaine and Metallica took place about 40 years ago or so, you’ll still hear... Read more.
While visiting Lipps Service, hosted by Scott Lipps, Extreme guitarist Nuno Bettencourt looked back on how he got the gig... Read more.
Guitar YouTuber Bradley Hall, who also recently got into the spotlight for his alternate version of a solo for Metallica’s... Read more.
While talking to Hot Press in a new interview, Metallica bassist Rob Trujillo looked back on the personal relationship that... Read more.
Producer and one of the biggest music-oriented YouTubers, Rick Beato, recently shared a new video where he discussed the impact... Read more.
While recently chatting with Total Guitar, Metallica lead guitar player Kirk Hammett explained how he came up with solos for... Read more.
Bass session legend Leland Sklar, who has worked with a variety of big names over the years, recently addressed some... Read more.
Recently, Metallica fanzine “So What!” published a new interview with the band’s lead guitarist Kirk Hammett. Among other things, the... Read more.
After the release of Metallica’s latest album “72 Seasons,” all four band members have been pretty busy appearing in the... Read more.
Although we could spend days and weeks and years praising Steve Vai, we shouldn’t ever overlook his backing band. After... Read more.
Legendary high-end guitar brand Taylor have now teamed up with Original Grain Watches for a line of stylish wrist pieces.... Read more.
In a newly published press release, Gibson Brands Inc. have revealed a major change in leadership. The board of directors... Read more.
Nita Strauss, a modern guitar virtuoso most famous for her work with Alice Cooper, recently sat down with Loudwire for... Read more.
Metallica frontman James Hetfield recently recalled his relationship with Pantera guitarist Dimebag Darrell, as well as meeting the band back... Read more.
Although one might think that a guitar player like Nuno Bettencourt would have no issues playing in front of anyone,... Read more.
While recently talking to USA Today, singer Sammy Hagar looked back on his work with Van Halen and how it... Read more.
Guitar virtuoso Paul Gilbert recently sat down with Guitar World for an interview to discuss his new Ronnie James Dio... Read more.
In his new interview with Total Guitar, modern blues master Jared James Nichols reflected on his use of Gibson and... Read more.
Kip Winger, the leader of the glam metal band Winger, recently had a chat with The Metal Voice where he... Read more.
Since Metallica are currently promoting their new album “72 Seasons,” it was only a matter of time before someone would... Read more.
Amidst the whole legal chaos between Mick Mars and three other original members of Mötley Crüe, Def Leppard guitarist Phil... Read more.
In a recently published exchange with Guitar World, blues guitar virtuoso Derek Trucks discussed guitar players who made the biggest... Read more.
Even though well-over two decades have passed since the occasion, music fans, especially metal fans, still talk about Metallica taking... Read more.
While recently talking to Guitar World, Steel Panther guitarist Russ Parrish, better known under his stage name Satchel, shared one... Read more.
While talking to Metal Edge recently, Black Sabbath bassist and co-founder Geezer Butler reflected on the band’s work in the... Read more.
As the legal battle between guitarist Mick Mars and his now former band Mötley Crüe rages on, so does the... Read more.
Even when Van Halen is no more, the clash between David Lee Roth and Sammy Hagar clans is still as... Read more.
In a recent appearance on Ozzy’s Boneyard, Metallica bassist Rob Trujillo looked back on his days in Suicidal Tendencies and... Read more.
In the midst of the whole Mötley Crüe and Mick Mars legal clash, the frontman of classic glam metal and... Read more.
Former Metallica bassist Jason Newsted recently opened up on his current relationship with the band. Newsted, who was a member... Read more.
Guitarist Nuno Bettencourt has a message for all the “intellectual rockers” out there — he and his bandmates in Extreme... Read more.
As the impressions are still settling and while the discussions are still raging online, Kirk Hammett sat down with Total... Read more.
While patiently waiting to release their highly-anticipated new album in early June this year, Avenged Sevenfold frontman M. Shadows caught... Read more.
While appearing in an interview with Goldmine, drummer Carmine Appice revealed that he received a cease-and-desist letter from lawyers representing... Read more.
Guitar legend Nuno Bettencourt, best known for his work with hard rock band Extreme, recently sat down for an interview... Read more.
Jason Everman, who was a short-term second guitar player in Nirvana back in 1989, recently appeared on the new edition... Read more.
YouTube guitar star Bradley Hall released a new video where he addressed one of Kirk Hammett’s recent interviews. And in... Read more.
It may be controversial to point it out, but if a Gibson Les Paul was manufactured back in 1959, it... Read more.
Recently, Dream Theater guitarist John Petrucci caught up with the Guitar Player magazine to discuss what he believes are the... Read more.
Recently, Guitar World published a new interview with Kiss guitarist Tommy Thayer. In particular, the interview focused on guitar players... Read more.
Recently, Guitar World published a new interview with Nita Strauss. Discussing her work and career, Nita looked back on how... Read more.
Although some people have voiced their suspicions surrounding Mick Mars’ departure from Mötley Crüe’s live lineup, things eventually spiraled out... Read more.
Apart from the obvious issues, 2020 brought a few other worries to rock and metal fans out there, most notably... Read more.
In a recently published interview with Total Guitar, Metallica’s Kirk Hammett responded to some of the online criticisms that he... Read more.
A YouTube channel labeled as Bigdigs26 has shared a video recording of what appears to be a Mötley Crüe concert... Read more.
Guitarist Phil Campbell, the famous Motörhead guitarist and a member of the band’s final lineup, recently sat down with Ultimate... Read more.
Recently, The Police drummer Stewart Copeland appeared on a radio show to discuss his work and career, including his “Police... Read more.
Metallica bassist Rob Trujillo recently discussed the band’s approach to writing new music and reflected on their upcoming new album... Read more.
Progressive rock and math rock guitarist Yvette Young recently spoke up on her newly-found fondness of Van Halen, particularly Eddie... Read more.
Drummer Carmine Appice, who’s known for his work in a variety of bands in hard rock and heavy metal, recently... Read more.
Linkin Park guitarist and co-lead vocalist Mike Shinoda recently recalled the band’s early days and the difficulties getting signed. Speaking... Read more.
The so-called “loudness war,” the modern music phenomenon that’s a result of everyone in the industry trying to be louder... Read more.
Although he’s often considered to be one of the most technically proficient musicians out there, Marty Friedman has not been... Read more.
Recently, former Twisted Sister frontman Dee Snider replied to a fan on Twitter asking him whether the band was ever... Read more.
Guitar legend Eric Clapton recently recalled the late Jeff Beck and his work back in the 1960s. In an interview... Read more.
Guitarist Wes Borland of Limp Bizkit, who’s well-known for his unconventional approach to the instrument, recently sat down with Guitar... Read more.
While recently paying a visit to Rick Beato’s YouTube channel, famous producer Butch Vig recalled working with Nirvana on their... Read more.
With a band like Metallica, it may not be the easiest task to pick a favorite record. However, for Kirk... Read more.
While visiting the Appetite for Distortion podcast, guitarist Nita Strauss reflected on meeting Guns N’ Roses legend Slash for the... Read more.
Recently, former Van Halen bassist Michael Anthony appeared on Eddie Trunk’s show “Trunk Nation” on SiriusXM. Among other things, the... Read more.
Metallica’s lead guitar player Kirk Hammett recently opened up on a particular guitar solo that he’s bored of playing. While... Read more.
Anthrax drummer Charlie Benante recently spoke up on receiving some negative reactions online for joining the current incarnation of Pantera.... Read more.
During his recent visit to The Howard Stern Show on SiriusXM, Queen guitarist Brian May looked back on Total Guitar‘s... Read more.
Recently, Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo sat down with Metallica fanzine So What! to discuss the band’s upcoming album “72 Seasons.”... Read more.
Avenged Sevenfold recently came out with a new episode of their TRAX podcast. In this new installment, the band’s members... Read more.
Guitarist Jeff Young, who’s currently with bassist David Ellefson in a new metal band Kings of Thrash, reflected on his... Read more.
Recently, Guitar World published a brief exchange with modern blues legend Joe Bonamassa with the musician answering what’s the one... Read more.
Former Megadeth guitar player Marty Friedman recently sat down with Ultimate Guitar to discuss his work and career. Since he’s... Read more.
Reflecting on the 1990s and the hardships that the classic 1980s metal bands were facing after the rise of grunge,... Read more.
Guitarist Phil Campbell, well-known as the longest-running member of Mötorhead after Lemmy Kilmister, discussed the band’s final album “Bad Magic... Read more.
Megadeth mastermind and frontman Dave Mustaine recently shared a few details about his much-anticipated signature Gibson Les Paul guitar. Although... Read more.
Extreme guitarist Nuno Bettencourt, who’s also famous for his work in Rihanna’s live band, recently sat down with Guitar World... Read more.
Former Megadeth bassist David Ellefson recently recalled the time when he sat down with Dave Mustaine to listen to Metallica’s... Read more.