July 24, 2015

Hawaiian slack-key legend (and Guitar Player Guitar Superstar finalist) Makana has recently released the double album 25, which features the...

January 7, 2015

The term “super group” went out of vogue decades ago, but the concept is still a viable one, as we’ve seen plenty of times ever since tech...

December 22, 2014

Guitar Player has put Carlos Santana on its cover several times, and he is always extremely gracious with his time.

November 15, 2014

A look at the Black Veil Brides November 3, 2014 concert at San Francisco's Warfield Theater.

April 21, 2014

This less-than-lavish box set includes Yes’ first dozen studio albums, along with a bevy of bonus tracks.

April 16, 2014

This superb release by Italian guitarist Continenza references the best of early fusion while simultaneously bringing lots of fresh ideas to...

April 16, 2014

A fascinating overview of the life and work of the legendary producer, arranger, and composer.

April 15, 2014

If you like Falling in Reverse guitarist Jacky Vincent’s terrifying, Paul Gilbert-esque technique, but hate his band’s singer and lyrics, ...

April 9, 2014

Fingerstyle guitarist Teja Gerken plays a nice mix of originals and a composition each by five of his fellow Bay Area guitarists on the exqu...

April 7, 2014

When I was being pitched about this instrumental rock band from Sweden, I was filled with dread. (Sorry—we get a lot of this stuff.)


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