December 2019

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Liam Gallagher Is Making the Most Trenchant Music of His Career

Liam Gallagher Is Making the Most Trenchant Music of His Career

December 13, 2019
Now two solo outings into a phenomenal comeback, Gallagher has moved beyond the well-publicized breakup of Oasis to reclaim his place as one of Britain’s most outspoken, and beloved, rock stars.
Rig Rundown: Highly Suspect

Rig Rundown: Highly Suspect

December 11, 2019
The DIY rockers take PG on a tour of their live tone toys.
Sonny Landreth Announces New Album and Debuts Title Track

Sonny Landreth Announces New Album and Debuts Title Track

December 6, 2019
Blacktop Run comes out on February 21st and will feature Landreth's working quartet.
The World’s Weirdest Guitar Mods and Builds

The World’s Weirdest Guitar Mods and Builds

December 5, 2019
Feast your eyes and ears on these 6-string mutants, monsters, and mooncalves—approved by Dr. Frankenstein, but ready to make great music.
Ed O' Brien Releases First Track From Forthcoming Solo Album

Ed O' Brien Releases First Track From Forthcoming Solo Album

December 5, 2019
The nine-minute track features drummer Omar Hakim and Radiohead bandmate Colin Greenwood.
Rig Rundown: Tiny Moving Parts

Rig Rundown: Tiny Moving Parts

December 4, 2019
Enthusiastic, nimble-fingered Dylan Mattheisen dances between technical mathcore and catchy rock with Teles and a trusty DL4.
KXM's Songs from the Pressure Cooker

KXM's Songs from the Pressure Cooker

December 3, 2019
George Lynch and dUg Pinnick reveal how the band wrote and tracked 12 songs in 12 days to create their latest album, Circle of Dolls.
Album Spotlight: Big Thief’s <i>Two Hands</i>

Album Spotlight: Big Thief’s Two Hands

December 2, 2019
The band went to the desert and made an expansive, “on the brink” recording.
<i>PG Jams:</i> The Bros. Landreth

PG Jams: The Bros. Landreth

November 28, 2019
Armed with insanely heavy strings, killer chops, and a handful of new songs, the Canadian roots-rock group shares stories behind their new album, ’87.
Rig Rundown: King Buffalo

Rig Rundown: King Buffalo

November 27, 2019
The bluesy psych-rock trio shows off its souped-up import axes, pricier amps, and carefully planned pedal playgrounds.
Nils Lofgren: Back on the Horse

Nils Lofgren: Back on the Horse

November 26, 2019
After 50 years, Neil Young and Crazy Horse are in the saddle again with Colorado and Mountaintop Sessions. Read about the new magical chapter for the band and how they embrace the unexpected. Spoiler: Lofgren broke out his tap-dancing shoes.
Question and Obsession: Drop the Beat

Question and Obsession: Drop the Beat

November 22, 2019
Chris Shiflett of Foo Fighters joins us in discussing flavorful hip-hop and R&B guitarists.
Rig Rundown: The Black Keys [2019]

Rig Rundown: The Black Keys [2019]

November 21, 2019
From rocking garages to filling arenas, Dan Auerbach’s gear has always been odd and eccentric. Still keeping it weird, he spotlights axes from a teenage hero, a custom build influenced by an industry master, and a token of his success in the shape of a Holy Grail Gibson.
Live at Grimey's: Bayside

Live at Grimey's: Bayside

November 19, 2019
Guitarists Tony Raneri and Jack O'Shea of the Queens punk-rock band grab some flattops and offer stripped-down renditions of new songs from Interrobang and sprinkle in a few fan favorites.
The Killers Reveal Details About New Album

The Killers Reveal Details About New Album

November 15, 2019
Their sixth album, Imploding The Mirage, will be released in early 2020.
Album Spotlight: Jack Barksdale’s <i>Live from Niles City</i>

Album Spotlight: Jack Barksdale’s Live from Niles City

November 14, 2019
A 12-year-old guitar talent writes and plays songs from the heart.
Rig Rundown: Mike Dawes

Rig Rundown: Mike Dawes

November 13, 2019
The acoustic alchemist shares the secrets to his massive, multi-dimensional tones.
Listen to the December 2019 PG Spotify Playlist

Listen to the December 2019 PG Spotify Playlist

November 13, 2019
This month's playlist includes tunes from Billy Strings, Brittany Howard, Killswitch Engage, Blackwater Holylight, and more!
Guitar Mash Announces 8th Annual New York City Urban Campfire

Guitar Mash Announces 8th Annual New York City Urban Campfire

November 13, 2019
There will be special appearances by alums Jimmy Vivino and Scott Sharrard, as well as by Brandon "Taz” Niederauer.
Billy Strings: The Long Road Home

Billy Strings: The Long Road Home

November 12, 2019
On his second solo album, flatpicking wunderkind Billy Strings continues to push boundaries, bend genres, and blaze on his amplified flattop—all while on a journey of self-discovery.