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Guitarists

Trey Anastasio Unveils New Song “Sunset Days”

August 23, 2019
The acoustic song is taken from the final scene of his acclaimed new feature-length documentary, Between Me and My Mind.
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Jim James and Composer Teddy Abrams Announce 'The Order of Nature'

August 23, 2019
The collaboration puts them alongside the Louisville Orchestra to bring to life unreleased new songs from James, as well as re-imaginings from his solo catalog, the album will be released October 18.
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Alter Bridge Releases "Take the Crown"

August 22, 2019
A crushing, anthemic jam from their forthcoming album, Walk the Sky, which comes out on October 18th.
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Rig Rundown: Third Eye Blind [2019]

August 21, 2019
Irishman Kryz Reid details additions to his Star Wars family of guitars and why he went from vintage to digital, while Stephan Jenkins’ tech explains why price tags don't matter.
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Listen to the September 2019 PG Spotify Playlist

August 21, 2019
This month's tracks include new jams from the Artistocrats, J.R. Bohannon, Psychedelic Porn Crumpets, the Yawpers, and more!
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Listen to Kim Gordon's "Sketch Artist"

August 20, 2019
The track appears on her forthcoming solo album, No Home Record, which comes out on October 11th.
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Album Spotlight: The Allman Brothers Band: ‘Fillmore West ’71’

August 20, 2019
A pre-Fillmore East set that captures the original band’s improvisational live high-wire act.
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Listen to Steve Miller Band's Previously Unreleased Track, "Say Wow!"

August 16, 2019
The song was recorded by Miller in 1973 and is making its release debut with Welcome to the Vault.
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When Amsterdam and Istanbul Collide: Altin Gün’s Ben Rider and Jasper Verhulst

August 15, 2019
The guitarist and bassist discuss infusing Turkish folk with trance and ’70s psych on the Dutch band’s new LP, Gece.
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Rig Rundown: Greg Koch

August 14, 2019
The king of gristle shares the signature gear he uses to unleash waves of unabashed sonic mayhem.
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Question and Obsession: First Songs

August 13, 2019
Illiterate Light’s Jeff Gorman joins us in remembering the first tunes we learned to play on guitar.
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Psychedelic Porn Crumpets: Tasteful Tech from Down Under

August 8, 2019
Australia’s Jack McEwan and Luke Parish intuitively combine opposite guitar approaches—DI guitar with traditional vintage tones—while experimenting with harmonies, effects, and even droning sitar on their third LP, And Now for the Whatchamacallit.
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Rig Rundown: Billy Strings

August 7, 2019
Hear how the bluegrass-blazin’, death-metal-rooted wiz twists the traditional music of Kentucky toward the psychedelic sounds of San Francisco.
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Listen to Tool's Brand New "Fear Inoculum"

August 7, 2019
A sprawling 10-minute opus serves as the title track for the album, which arrives on August 30th.
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Ellnora Guitar Festival Announces 2019 Lineup

August 6, 2019
This year's group of featured artists includes Buddy Guy, Pat Metheny, Stephane Wrembel, Molly Tuttle, and more.
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Guthrie Govan: The Linguist

August 1, 2019
The Aristocrats guitarist talks about broadening the conversation on the prog trio's jaw-dropping new LP, You Know What...?
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Rig Rundown: Nita Strauss

July 31, 2019
With a new Ibanez signature model and an ultraportable plug-and-play rig, the rock heroine travels light to create the heavy tones on her new solo debut, Controlled Chaos.
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J.R. Bohannon Calls Bullsh!t on “Waiting for the Muse”

July 30, 2019
The Kentucky-bred fingerstyle virtuoso talks about his journey from hating country to adoring it … in his own twisted, indie- and world-music-informed way.
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Crazy Tube Circuits Introduces the Speed Demon

July 29, 2019
The Greek outfit's new powerful overdrive circuit is designed in conjunction with Gus G covering his need of creating enormous riffs and supersonic solos.
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The Yawpers’ Jesse Parmet: Divide and Conquer

July 25, 2019
Armed only with a 6-string, a fistful of drop tunings, a triple-amp rig, and a pile of splitter boxes, the tap-dancing gearhead covers the guitar and bass roles in his rowdy trio.
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