By Andrew Catania Mesmerizing the crowd with killer guitar riffs, doing solos at breakneck speed, and creating profound melodies with aggressive tugging of the guitar…
Allan Holdsworth, the groundbreaking British guitarist, has died unexpectedly, aged 70. The news was broken by his daughter’s Louise on her Facebook page earlier this…View More Allan Holdsworth Passes Away at 70
By Andrew Catania The financial overhaul of the music industry has revolutionized and transformed a lot of areas and functional paradigms of the industry. Talent…View More Record Sales Are Up, Why Aren’t Musicians Making More Money?
After the release of their 2014 self-titled debut album, it is now time for Adrenaline Rush to release their follow-up. The new album “Soul Survivor”…View More Adrenaline Rush to Release New Record “Soul Survivor”
By Andrew Catania When I was looking at changing my logo, I wanted to feature a guitar that was different and had great looks. I…View More All That Shreds New Logo!
By Andrew Catania Los Angeles-based guitarist Pete Punckowski always had a problem with standard, everyday guitar picks. He wanted a pick that would fit his…View More The Hole Truth About Swiss Picks
By Andrew Catania It must have been an extra special task for Jake E. Lee to replace Randy Rhoads –who died in a plane crash…View More Jake E Lee and his Charvel Guitars
By Andrew Catania Just who is Michael Amott? Despite the success of the well-known heavy metal band, Arch Enemy, few are familiar with this phenomenal…View More Michael Amott: Arch Enemy’s Mastermind Guitarist
Legendary progressive metal act Fates Warning celebrated the 30th anniversary of their third album, Awaken the Guardian, in 2016. The album was to become their…View More Fates Warning Awaken the Guardian Live Album Coming April 28
I’ve been a huge Ratt fan since I first heard them in 1984. Ratt had some of the best music out. Their last album, Infestation…View More Robbin Crosby: A Journal Reflecting the Last Two Years of The Guitarists Life.
By Andrew Catania A skilled composer, a master player and a penman that inscribed magical lyrics through his excellent penmanship – Criss Oliva is a…View More A Look Back at Savatage’s Criss Oliva