Articles by : Matt Blackett

July 24, 2014 - 12:00AM

The rock band, MR BIG, announced today that its drummer, Pat Torpey, has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease and unfortunately will be u...

July 17, 2014 - 12:00AM

The pentatonic scale is not just for soloing anymore!

July 16, 2014 - 12:00AM

East Bay Heavy Rockers SpiralArms have announced that they will be taking part in the "Jason Becker's Not Dead Yet 3." The amazing benefit ...

July 16, 2014 - 12:00AM

Craig Locicero and his band Spiral Arms play “heavy melodic rock” that will remind you of the difference between hard rock and metal.

July 9, 2014 - 12:00AM

This guitar-heavy bill includes Richie Kotzen, Michael Lee Firkins, Ben Woods and many more, reminding the world that Jason Becker’s Not Dea...

July 8, 2014 - 12:00AM

It’s hard to say goodbye. It’s especially hard after 50 years.

July 8, 2014 - 12:00AM

Brian May knows a thing or two about voices. He worked for much of his career with Freddie Mercury, one of the greatest rock singers of a...

July 3, 2014 - 12:00AM

As a young Guitar Player subscriber, I attended the 1990 Winter NAMM show.

June 27, 2014 - 12:00AM

I first learned ab out Tronical automatic tuning systems at a NAMM show many years ago.

June 25, 2014 - 12:00AM

Young the Giant guitarists discuss latest album, "Mind over Matter."


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