See some of today''s biggest rock guitarists and the axes they used for this year''s festival, including Mark Tremonti, Zakk Wylde, Synyster Gates & Zacky Vengeance, and more.

A Perfect Circleуs Billy Howerdel
"Founding member, lead guitarist, and producer of Perfect Circle, Billy Howerdel is shown here with a Gibson 1960 Les Paul Classic Reissue outfitted with Tom Anderson pickups. "
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Guitarist Kevin Comeau details how his mind was blown by Alex Lifeson's playing dynamics that were both medieval and melodic, while also revealing the peculiar chord he lifts from their stash.

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See a sampling of picks used by famous guitarists over the years.

Marty Stuart

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Misfits guitarist Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein unveils a new line of strings, collaborating with Josh Vittek of Sheptone.

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