February 2019

Artists

Joe Bonamassa to Host Radio Show on SiriusXM

January 15, 2019
Different Shades of Blue with Joe Bonamassa, will feature Bonamassa exploring all aspects of blues music.
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Uncle Acid and the Deadbeats: Doomsday Melodies

January 10, 2019
Kevin Starrs reveals how his love for Neil Young sonically inspires his music and why he built his latest concept metal album on a bedrock of pop sensibilities.
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Listen to Gary Clark Jr.'s "This Land" From his Forthcoming Album

January 10, 2019
Directed by award-winning filmmaker Savanah Leaf, the clip translates the single’s spirit into a stirring and striking visual.
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Rig Rundown: Manchester Orchestra

January 9, 2019
Observe how the Atlanta-based rockers keep instruments in the family and take a pragmatic approach by hitting the road with everyman gear to morph between their brutal heavy riffs and beautiful, cinematic soundscapes.
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Watch Thrice's Latest Video for "Hold Up a Light"

January 8, 2019
Thrice begins their tour supporting Bring Me The Horizon in Nashville on January 23.
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Rig Rundown: Tera Melos’ Nick Reinhart

January 2, 2019
The Willy Wonka of guitar uses a forgotten Squier, a long-lusted-after Jazzmaster, and a heap of misfit and boutique stomps to warp the instrument into the 21st century.
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Muse’s Matt Bellamy: Unusual Collisions

January 1, 2019
The modernist guitar hero mixes organic and electronic sounds, genres, eras, amps, and even co-producers on his band’s new album, Simulation Theory, but keeps his signature 6-strings snarling.
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Top 10 Riff Rundowns of 2018

December 30, 2018
From Alter Bridge to Mastodon, Killswitch Engage, Melvins, and more—your favorite clips of guitar greats breaking down their own iconic licks.
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PG Editors’ Best Albums of 2018

December 29, 2018
Serving up our editors’ eclectic selections from the year’s musical smorgasbord, and looking toward their most anticipated releases for 2019.
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John Butler’s Odyssey Leads to 'Home'

December 27, 2018
The Australian folk-rock fingerstylist leads his acoustic muse into electronic music and hip-hop for his trio’s new album but won’t give up his custom 11-string guitar or his organic approach to songwriting.
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Top 10 Rig Rundowns of 2018

December 26, 2018
Based on your eyeballs, here are the most-watched episodes of the year.
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Richard Lloyd: The Alchemist

December 25, 2018
Schooled by Hendrix, Hooker, and Gurdjieff, alt-rock avatar Richard Lloyd blends the spiritual and the visceral—from Television to his new solo album, The Countdown—and shares his philosophy of single-string-based mastery.
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Album Spotlight: Susto’s 'Ever Since I Lost My Mind'

December 24, 2018
Take a bleeding heart, some passion, make the guitars rage, and you’ve got an entire package.
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Riff Rundown: A Perfect Circle's "Judith"

December 23, 2018
Guitarist Billy Howerdel provides some tuning tips (spoiler: it's in standard) and goes through all the phases of the Mer De Noms smash hit.
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The Raconteurs Return with First New Music in Over a Decade

December 19, 2018
Both tracks stem from recent sessions for the long-awaited new Raconteurs LP, due for release sometime in 2019.
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Rig Rundown: Saves the Day

December 19, 2018
Watch how bassist Rodrigo Palma uses a simplistic, time-tested combination of Fender plus Ampeg, while guitarist Arun Bali employs a collection of classic guitars and stacks a hearty amount of fuzz pedals to color their brand of post-pop punk.
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Listen to the January 2019 PG Spotify Playlist

December 19, 2018
This month's playlist includes new tunes from Behemoth, Slash, Wayne Kramer, Larkin Poe, Cat Power, and more.
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Jack Pearson: Double Whammy

December 18, 2018
A pair of releases from Music City’s “best kept secret” reveals why he is so revered by fans and players alike.
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Watch Andy Timmons Play a Pair of Queen Classics

December 13, 2018
The legendary guitarist has released a solo arrangement of Queen’s “Bohemian Rhapsody” and “You Take My Breath Away."
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Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Announces 2019 Inductees

December 13, 2018
The list includes Radiohead, the Cure, Def Leppard, and more.
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