Tag Archive: Guitar

Alabama Shakes singer gives Instagram guitar lesson

Rock music history is rife with musicians who developed a sort of god complex from money and fame. A recent posting on Instagram indicates fame is unlikely to corrupt Brittany Howard, lead singer and guitarist for Alabama Shakes, who used the photo- and video-sharing platform to give a fan a guitar lesson. Kait Whiteside, 24, […]

Francesco Orru has a guitar that would make H.R. Giger proud and put Sigourney Weaver on edge. The designer used a Delta Wasp 3-D printer to create a guitar with a body shaped like the killer creature from the 1979… Read more ›

Save big on top gear and services every day at Cult of Mac Deals. You’re running out of time to save serious cash on the WatchStand Apple Watch Charging Dock, the Jamstik Wireless Smart Guitar, and more. WatchStand Apple Watch Charging… Read more ›

You’re in the green room, waiting for your curtain call. You can hear the throngs of rabid fans in the audience, just waiting for you and your group of rock and roll rebels to take the stage. You and your… Read more ›

The world has gone mad again, and Max is there to witness. We’ve got a whole new trailer for the Mad Max: Fury Road reboot coming this May 15, and it’s full of insane-looking characters, viciously modded cars, and that… Read more ›

It’s hard enough to sing and play guitar at the same time, let alone manage a floor full of guitar effects pedals. Add to that trying to create vocal effects like most listeners expect and you’ve got a solo musician’s… Read more ›

I’ve been playing music for coming up on 30 years now, and I’ve tried a ton of music gear. These days, I run a fairly bare-bones setup, with a smaller amp for those close venues, a couple of dual-effect pedals… Read more ›

Learning the guitar by yourself in your room,with YouTube and the book you picked up from the bookstore is so 2013. Step into the 21st century of guitar lessons with gTar. The gTar is the first digital, smart guitar. With… Read more ›

Next time some jerk mimes playing the world’s smallest violin at something you said, just whip out the miniscule Fretpen guitar, bellow something defiantly rock-themed at them, and relish in their stunned silence as you headbang triumphantly while shredding your… Read more ›

Guitar Hero Plays Its Last iOS Solo This Month

Guitar Hero will vanish from the App Store at the end of this month. Not the best rhythm game available, but still a lot of fun, we praised Guitar Hero back when it first arrived on iOS in 2010. With… Read more ›