Guitar Player Staff
Guitar Player is the world’s most comprehensive, trusted and insightful guitar publication for passionate guitarists and active musicians of all ages. Guitar Player magazine is published 13 times a year in print and digital formats. The magazine was established in 1967 and is the world's oldest guitar magazine.
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The American Dream Series features all-solid tonewoods and V-Class bracing boasting a rich midrange response, warm lows, and enough power and sustain for virtually any musical situation.
Guns N' Roses 'Use Your Illusion' albums came out in September 1991. Slash told Guitar Player how he got his sound in this insightful interview from the archive.
John Petrucci, Paul Gilbert, Sonny Landreth, and five other axe slingers reveal the gear they use every day.
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Loud and heavy, with an emphasis on extended solos, this is a vital style of guitar. Nail it down with this lesson.
The chords and scales you need to navigate the 12-bar form, as well as some cool licks and turnarounds.
Video Hailing from Swindon in Wiltshire, England, the XTC co-founder inspired countless guitarists.
Video Joe Satriani, Jason Becker, Nuno Bettencourt, and Sonny Landreth weigh in on the Dire Straits guitarist.
Our pick of micro heads and combos from Blackstar, Fender, Jet City, Hughes & Kettner, Kustom, Laney, Vintage47 and Vox.
Video From nearly being born on stage to inspiring the young and disadvantaged, here's why we love the pioneering lefty funk rocker.
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