Eric Clapton & Keith Richards To Perform At ‘Howlin’ for Hubert’

Two of the most respected guitarists of all time, Eric Clapton and Keith Richards have signed on to perform at the ‘Howlin’ for Hubert’ concert, which is being held in honor of another legendary guitarist, the late Hubert Sumlin.   Clapton and Richards will be joined by several world-renowned acts, including Buddy Guy and Robert … Read more Eric Clapton & Keith Richards To Perform At ‘Howlin’ for Hubert’

John Sykes Comments On Disbanded Project With Mike Portnoy

Former Whitesnake, Blue Murder and Thin Lizzy guitarist, John Sykes has posted a statement on Twitter regarding the disbandment of the much-hyped collaborative project between himself and former Avenged Sevenfold and Dream Theater drummer Mike Portnoy. The tweet can be read below.   “The project I was putting together with Mike Portnoy didn’t work out, … Read more John Sykes Comments On Disbanded Project With Mike Portnoy

Footage Of Zakk Wylde Roast Released

Fan-filmed footage of Guitar World’s first ever ‘Rock & Roll Roast,’ featuring renowned axeman Zakk Wylde has been posted online. Check it out below.   ‘Roast Master’ Sharon Osbourne, along with metal legends Ozzy Osbourne, Duff Mckagan, Slipknot/Stone Sour vocalist Corey Taylor, Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian, Ozzy Osbourne guitarist Gus G., and roast veterans Jim … Read more Footage Of Zakk Wylde Roast Released

Drunken Interview With Mark Morton And Randy Blythe

Lamb Of God guitarist Mark Morton and vocalist Randy Blythe recently sat down for what could very well be the weirdest interview of their career.   Speaking with completely wasted Flabber TV presenter Dennis Mons, Morton and Blythe talked about a whole bunch of random stuff, including LOG’s new album ‘Resolution,’ their favorite bands, their … Read more Drunken Interview With Mark Morton And Randy Blythe

Steve Morse On Deep Purple Tour, Flying Colors Album

Musicianews caught up with Deep Purple and Flying Colors guitarist Steve Morse at the recent NAMM show to talk about what lies ahead for both the bands, as well as the brand-new Ernie Ball ‘GameChanger’ pickups. The full video interview can be viewed below.   The legendary guitarist explained that in 2012, he is keeping … Read more Steve Morse On Deep Purple Tour, Flying Colors Album

Ex-Megadeth Guitarist Jeff Young Teams Up With Lux Drummerrette

Former Megadeth guitarist Jeff Young has teamed up with the much sought-after drummer Lux Drummerrette, for an as-yet-unnamed project.   Young, who contributed to Megadeth’s 1988 platinum-selling record, ‘So Far, So Good…So What!’ and toured with the band in support of the album, says that the duo doesn’t see themselves as being a band. “”I’m … Read more Ex-Megadeth Guitarist Jeff Young Teams Up With Lux Drummerrette

Joe Satriani Unleashes ‘War’ Video From 3D Film ‘Satchurated’

A featured song from the upcoming Joe Satriani 3D film, ‘Satchurated’ has been released. The full video for, ‘War’ can be viewed below.   ‘Satchurated’ is directed by award -winning filmmakers François and Pierre Lamoure, who have previously directed and/or produced concert films and music documentaries for Rush, The Who, Harry Connick, Jr., Slipknot, Rihanna, … Read more Joe Satriani Unleashes ‘War’ Video From 3D Film ‘Satchurated’

Mark Morton Posts ‘Ghost Walking’ And ‘Desolation’ Video Lesson

Lamb Of God guitarist Mark Morton has posted a video online, demonstrating how to play tracks from the bands recently released and crushingly heavy album, ‘Resolution.’ Check it out below.   In the three and a half-minute video, Morton runs through a few of the riffs from two of the album’s most notable songs, ‘Desolation,’ … Read more Mark Morton Posts ‘Ghost Walking’ And ‘Desolation’ Video Lesson