June 2020

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Wrath Reborn: Lamb of God's Willie Adler, Mark Morton & John Campbell

Wrath Reborn: Lamb of God's Willie Adler, Mark Morton & John Campbell

May 28, 2020
Despite parting ways with founding drummer (and brother) Chris Adler and the uncertain fate of a summer tour with Megadeth, the trio discusses their eponymous 10th LP’s triumphant declaration of identity.
Rig Rundown: Emily Wolfe

Rig Rundown: Emily Wolfe

May 27, 2020
How “Hot for Teacher,” a homemade mic, and a B.B. King-inspired signature axe factor into a repertoire that mixes Queens of the Stone Age sizzle with modern pop hooks.
Hooked: Jared James Nichols' on Black Sabbath's "Electric Funeral"

Hooked: Jared James Nichols' on Black Sabbath's "Electric Funeral"

May 26, 2020
Mr. Blues Power remembers his inner Iommi being awakened when first nailing the haunting Paranoid classic.
Rig Rundown Best Ofs: Most Iconic Guitars

Rig Rundown Best Ofs: Most Iconic Guitars

May 22, 2020
From Angus’ SG to Tom’s “Arm the Homeless” axe—the most recognizable 6-strings from our catalog of nearly 500 Rundowns.
Rig Rundown: Brian Fallon

Rig Rundown: Brian Fallon

May 20, 2020
The former Gaslight Anthem frontman shares amp-mod electrocution tales, and shows off both impressive Mark Knopfler chops and his thick-necked custom Teles.
Listen to the June 2020 <i>PG</i> Spotify Playlist

Listen to the June 2020 PG Spotify Playlist

May 20, 2020
This month's jams include Code Orange, Sonny Landreth, Big Thief, Devon Gilfillian, and more!
Don't Miss Our Wong Notes Podcast Hosted by Cory Wong

Don't Miss Our Wong Notes Podcast Hosted by Cory Wong

May 20, 2020
Subscribe today for the celebrated guitarist's May 27 podcast debut with legendary guests like Joe Satriani, Molly Tuttle, George Benson, and more!
Hooked: Larkin Poe on the Allman Brothers Band's "Little Martha"

Hooked: Larkin Poe on the Allman Brothers Band's "Little Martha"

May 19, 2020
The sister duo of Rebecca and Megan Lovell explain how the brother connection between Duane and Gregg Allman sparked their obsession with guitar.
Riff Rundown: Airbourne's "Burnout the Nitro"

Riff Rundown: Airbourne's "Burnout the Nitro"

May 17, 2020
Down Under rocker Joel O'Keefe whips through the guitar backbone within the hard-charging single from 2019's Boneshaker.
Sonny Landreth: "You Have to Have the Antenna Up"

Sonny Landreth: "You Have to Have the Antenna Up"

May 14, 2020
The Louisiana slide legend finds inspiration in standard fretting and the whammy bar on Blacktop Run, an acoustic/electric mashup of roots styles and rad techniques.
Rig Rundown: Gear Gods' Trey Xavier

Rig Rundown: Gear Gods' Trey Xavier

May 13, 2020
This YouTuber gives the 411 on headless hellraisers, his favorite amp of all time, and the small rack that houses his band's entire live rig.
Watch Jeff Beck and Johnny Depp's New Video for "Isolation"

Watch Jeff Beck and Johnny Depp's New Video for "Isolation"

May 12, 2020
The duo is joined by Vinnie Colaiuta on drums, Rhonda Smith on bass, and Vanessa Freebairn- Smith on cello.
Hooked: James Bay on Derek and the Dominos' "Layla"

Hooked: James Bay on Derek and the Dominos' "Layla"

May 12, 2020
The platinum-selling British guitarist recalls begging his father to repeatedly replay the iconic song featuring Slowhand and Skydog.
Last Call: John Bohlinger’s Top 10 Rig Rundowns

Last Call: John Bohlinger’s Top 10 Rig Rundowns

May 11, 2020
PG’s Nashville correspondent shares his favorite moments behind the camera with some of the best guitar players in the world.
Riff Rundown: Laura Cox's "Bad Luck Blues"

Riff Rundown: Laura Cox's "Bad Luck Blues"

May 10, 2020
The ripping, blues-rockin' French guitarist lays the groundwork for the song's heartbeat and 3-part solo featured in 2019's Burning Bright.
Devon Gilfillian Finds Light at the End of His Tunnels

Devon Gilfillian Finds Light at the End of His Tunnels

May 7, 2020
Taking recording cues from hip-hop, psychedelia, and Afropop, the Nashville guitarist-songwriter uses his trusty 1987 Jaguar to kick depression and make his debut album, Black Hole Rainbow.
Rig Rundown: Cory Branan

Rig Rundown: Cory Branan

May 6, 2020
The Memphis honky-tonkin’, Tele-twangin’ songster reveals his beefed-up guitarsenal with 6-string stalwarts, a custom 3rd Power combo, and a stockpile of stomps.
Hooked: Lindsay Ell on Jimi Hendrix's "Purple Haze"

Hooked: Lindsay Ell on Jimi Hendrix's "Purple Haze"

May 5, 2020
The Nashville country star and certified guitar dork remembers when mentor Randy Bachman showed her the quintessential "Hendrix" chord.
Album Spotlight: Yuval Ron’s <i>Somewhere in This Universe, Somebody Hits a Drum</i>

Album Spotlight: Yuval Ron’s Somewhere in This Universe, Somebody Hits a Drum

May 3, 2020
This astral prog playground is a wild ride through space and time … signatures. Marco Minnemann provides the backbeats.
Code Orange: Attack of the Sonic Cyborgs

Code Orange: Attack of the Sonic Cyborgs

April 30, 2020
The outrageous guitar assault of Reba Meyers and Dominic Landolina on the band’s new Underneath explosively combines the analog and the digital—yet honors the heavy throb of hardcore’s beating heart.