Joe Satriani Announces New Album ‘Unstoppable Momentum’

Revered guitarist Joe Satriani has announced he will release his fourteenth studio album ‘Unstoppable Momentum’ on May 7 through Epic Records.   In a lengthy statement posted online, Satriani revealed that he co-produced ‘Unstoppable Momentum’ with legendary record maker Mike Fraser at Skywalker Studios. Additionally he said that 16 songs had been recorded for the … Read more Joe Satriani Announces New Album ‘Unstoppable Momentum’

‘Shit Guitarists Say’ Creator Posts New Video ‘The Secret To MIND BLOWING Guitar’

Adrian Talens (AKA Johnny Steele), the co-creator of the Youtube video ‘Shit Guitarists Say,’ which went viral after being released early last year, has premiered yet another humorous video documenting the unconventional life of a guitarist. It can be viewed below.   The video, titled ‘The secret to MIND BLOWING guitar (Pt. 3 – Intensive … Read more ‘Shit Guitarists Say’ Creator Posts New Video ‘The Secret To MIND BLOWING Guitar’

New Jimi Hendrix Song ‘Hear My Train a-Comin’ Streaming Online

A second previously unheard track from the forthcoming Jimi Hendrix album ‘People, Hell and Angels’ is streaming online. It can be heard by following the link below.   The track, a cover of ‘Hear My Train a-Comin,’ was recorded in May 1969 and according to Hendrix’s recording engineer Eddie Kramer, came out of the guitarist’s … Read more New Jimi Hendrix Song ‘Hear My Train a-Comin’ Streaming Online

Chris Rubey To Miss Part Of The Devil Wears Prada/As I Lay Dying Tour

The Devil Wears Prada guitarist Chris Rubey has announced he will sit out a portion of the band’s forthcoming tour with As I Lay Dying.   Rubey issued a statement explaining his decision on The Devil Wears Prada’s official Facebook page: “Hey guys, wanted to make everyone aware that I’ll be staying home for a … Read more Chris Rubey To Miss Part Of The Devil Wears Prada/As I Lay Dying Tour

Kerry King On New Slayer Album/Jeff Hanneman’s Health

Themusic.com.au recently caught up with Slayer guitarist Kerry King for an update on the band’s upcoming album, the health of guitarist Jeff Hanneman and for his opinion of the current metal scene. A couple of excerpts from the chat can be found below.   King explained that there was no telling when Hanneman, who is … Read more Kerry King On New Slayer Album/Jeff Hanneman’s Health

Rudolf Schenker On Why The Scorpions Aren’t Playing Download

Scorpions guitarist Rudolf Schenker has revealed that the band turned down an offer to play at this year’s Download festival because they weren’t offered enough money or the main stage.   Speaking with Classic Rock, Schenker explained that the band would not have been able to put on a full show on a smaller stage: … Read more Rudolf Schenker On Why The Scorpions Aren’t Playing Download

New Jimi Hendrix Song ‘Earth Blues’ Streaming Online

A previously unreleased Jimi Hendrix song, titled ‘Earth Blues’ from the legendary guitarist’s forthcoming album ‘People, Hell and Angels’ is streaming online. It can be heard by following the link below.   ‘People, Hell and Angels’ will feature twelve previously unreleased songs, which were written by Hendrix in 1968 and 1969. Hendrix was reportedly considering … Read more New Jimi Hendrix Song ‘Earth Blues’ Streaming Online

Tomahawk Guitarist Talks New Album ‘Oddfellows’

LA Weekly recently caught up with Tomahawk guitarist/founder Duane Denison to discuss the band’s recently released album, ‘Oddfellows.’ A couple of excerpts from the chat can be found below.   Denison joked that the reason for the six year gap between ‘Oddfellows’ and Tomahawk’s previous album, ‘Anonymous’ was because he was incarcerated: “I was in … Read more Tomahawk Guitarist Talks New Album ‘Oddfellows’