Barry Cleveland's April 2013 Faves
Mar 25 2013 11:25AM
On his ECM debut as a leader, the innovative and creatively restless Norwegian guitarist opts for sparse, gradually unfolding soundscapes that emphasize the meditative component of his work.
Steinar Gregertsen Standing Next to a Mountain A Tribute to the Music of Jimi Hendrix
Feb 25 2011 1:00AM
Covering Hendrix tunes— let alone recording an entire album of them—is risky business.
Matt Blackett's April 2013 Faves
Mar 25 2013 11:04AM
If you weren’t lucky enough to hear Italian badass Alex de Rosso when he was touring with Dokken,
Barry Cleveland's March Faves
Mar 13 2013 3:43PM
The celebrated alto saxophonist continues to evolve his trans-global musical vision on this mind-blowing disc, supported by an equally forward-thinking ensemble comprising guitarist Dave “Fuze” Fiuczynski (who also plays with
Matt Blackett's Faves
Jan 28 2013 12:00AM
If Jason Becker thinks you can burn, you can freaking burn, and that’s what PJ d’Atri does on this record.
Editors' September Faves: Michael Molenda
Nov 8 2012 12:00AM
I worked with Mitch when he was editor of EQ, and I was always impressed with his recording chops, tech knowledge, and love of all things guitar.
Barry Cleveland's August Faves
Aug 15 2012 12:00AM
Erkan Ogur Dönmez Ol Ogur (featured in the March 2008 issue of GP) is celebrated throughout Turkey as a master of guitar, kopuz and baglama lutes, and numerous other instruments.
Matt Blackett's June Faves
Jun 18 2012 12:00AM
I defy you to find a guitar part on this record that doesn’t flat-out rule.
Barry Cleveland's May Faves
May 15 2012 12:00AM
Whether you are a budding archtop builder, or, like me, simply curious as to what is involved, you’ll find this highly detailed and copiously illustrated 183-page guide quite interesting and informative.
Matt Blackett's April Faves
Apr 16 2012 12:00AM
UFO Seven Deadly Vinnie Moore continues to kick major ass on UFO’s latest.
Jan 24 2012 12:00AM
On this follow up to 2008’s excellent Rotonova, Spanish guitarist Raúl Huelves (a.k.a. Razl) leads a power trio featuring bassist extraordinaire Bryan Beller and deep-pocket drummer Pepe Acebal—with cameos from guitarist Will
Rez Abbasi’s Invocation, Suno Suno
Jan 24 2012 12:00AM
On his eighth release, the Pakistani-American jazz composer and guitarist further consolidates his cross-continental amalgam of musical styles, this time more fully assimilating the Sufi devotional music known as qawwali—though
Night Ranger: Somewhere in California
Sep 20 2011 12:00AM
No real surprises here. If you like Night Ranger, you’ll love it.
Sir Clive & the Raging Cartographers, Guitar Safari
Mar 6 2011 3:00PM
On this adventurous disc, guitarist/bassist Pete Prown, drummer Phil Robertson, and organist “Count d’Farfiso” dish up 11 tracks of raging “surf” music ...
Henry Kaiser, A Little Stroke of Light (with audio)
May 4 2011 12:00PM
This 70 minute-long piece of music resulted from what was supposed to be ten minutes of entirely unplanned improvisation.
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