Why isn’t Ritchie Blackmore always mentioned in the same breath as his legendary rock guitar peers? Brant David explores. Analysis and video roundup.
Having a Lonesome Christmas with Joe Bonamassa? Not so lonely. Check out his new song and video here.
Over The Rhine is back with an poignant new Christmas album, ‘Blood Oranges in the Snow’. Come taste the band!
aNewDomain – In 1992, mock British heavy metal band Spinal Tap — comprising musically talented comic actors Michael McKean, Christopher Guest, and Harry Shearer and a revolving cast of soon-to-die drummers– released “Christmas with the Devil.” The over the top lyrics and musical delivery would have made King Diamond proud. I bet he wishes he wrote it! […]
Since I’m one of those music geeks who finds Rush music to be the soundtrack of his life, who finds that all things in life can be related to some Rush song and who lists Neil Peart as one of the great major poets of the English language, I decided to write my own commentary […]
Rush existed before Neil Peart. Some vaulted material featuring drummer John Rutsey is now available, in preparation for their upcoming Collectors Box Set.
Jack Bruce, singer extraordinaire and virtuoso bassist, has left us at age 71. Read about how he became modern music’s most influential bass player.
The Jukebox Muse is a book critic raised on a healthy diet of YA fiction and fantasy. She writes about and shares her latest literary and musical discoveries. Meet Andrea Lim.
RoboTar’s robotic-guitar hand may usher in a new, robotic-guitar future. If not, at least it is an astounding learning and practice aid. See it here.
Carbon fiber is revolutionizing manufacturing design, and guitars are no exception. Check out the Cargo Acoustic-Electric guitar by Composite Acoustics for a sleek, sweet sound.