Adam St. James

ColumnsConcerts: Jeff Beck Live in Chicago
Jeff Beck has been out on the road through much of the U.S. the past month.
ColumnsRecording: The Guitarist’s Guide to the Pro Tools Home Studio
By Adam St JamesThere are plenty of us guitarists who dabble in home recording, to various degrees.
NewsSammy Hagar and James Hetfield Host Stars at Acoustic Gig
Rockers Sammy Hagar and James Hetfield hosted their 2nd annual “Acoustic-4-A-Cure” event in San Fran
NewsBillboard Music Awards Celebrates Pop-Blather Yet Again
The Billboard Music Awards show took over the MGM Grand in Las Vegas last night, May 17.
NewsMore Tributes for B.B. King
To say that the world lost a music icon today is probably an understatement.The tributes for Riley “
NewsPresident Obama Releases Statement on B.B. King
President Barack Obama paid tribute to late blues legend B.B.
NewsWhat Eric Clapton Says About Passing of B.B. King
Eric Clapton expressed his sadness over the passing of B.B.
NewsVideo: Eric Clapton Says Goodbye to B.B.
Eric Clapton, a good friend and musical collaborator of blues legend B.B.
NewsBlues Legend B. B. King Dies at 89
Blues legend B.B. King died last night in his home in Las Vegas.
GearVideo: Rock Hall of Fame Induction Preview
The Rock And Roll Hall of Fame 2015 induction ceremony took place in Cleveland April 18, and we all
InterviewsGeorge Lynch Interview: The Quest for Meaning
Mojave Desert. Just past The Middle of Nowhere, turn left.
InterviewsTony MacAlpine Interview: Guitar, Piano, and Concrete Gardens
Prog-rock, shred metal, neo-classical -- whatever you want to call it, it can be pretty inspiring st
NewsWin An Appearance in the New Offspring Video
The Offspring are celebrating hitting #1 on the Billboard Mainstream Rock Tracks chart for the first
NewsTwo Metal Gods Jam for Eddie Trunk
Michael Schenker and Metallica’s lead guitarist Kirk Hammett jammed on the set of VH1’s “That Metal
InterviewsHalestorm Interview: Lzzy Hale Talks Guitars and Dreams
This could happen: Lzzy Hale may turn out to be the saviour of hard rock guitar playing.Watch the vi
VideoVideo: Greg Koch Plays Zep, Chet Atkins’ “Mr. Sandman”
Greg Koch and Roscoe Beck were two of our favorite performers at the 2015 NAMM show.Watch Greg seaml
NewsJeff Beck Adds Dates to U.S. Tour, Releases Live Album
Jeff Beck has just added dates to his U.S. tour, which kicks off April 16 in Huntington, New York.
NewsKeith Richards Plans 2015 Solo Album, Possible Tour
Even while Keith Richards is getting his "head into" the upcoming Rolling Stones 15-city U.S.
VideoVideo: Paul Reed Smith Performance and Playing Tips hung out with Paul Reed Smith at the recent NAMM show in Anaheim and, after our interview
InterviewsBlackberry Smoke Interview: Charlie Starr’s Guitar Utopia
Vintage guitars and amps pushed to the edge, and captured in studio by a guitar-oriented, arena-rock
NewsDylan, Cash, “Nashville Cats” Honored at Country Music Hall of Fame
Bob Dylan’s Blonde on Blonde album is often listed among his greatest recordings.
NewsMartin Taylor Hosts Four-Day Fingerstyle Guitar Camp
Fingerstyle guitar virtuoso Martin Taylor will host a four-day guitar camp July 13-17 at the Full Mo
NewsGone Country: Steven Tyler's Nashville Album
Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler has reportedly moved to Nashville and is working with a cast of vari
NewsMixed Reviews for Van Halen on Jimmy Kimmel
Last night’s Van Halen concert performance on ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live!
InterviewsStanley Jordan Interview: Jammin’ And Jazzin’
Technique. Some have it, and some don’t, right?
NewsVan Halen Live on Jimmy Kimmel March 30, 31
Van Halen, including original lead vocalist David Lee Roth, appear in concert on Jimmy Kimmel Live M
NewsHappy Birthday: Eric Clapton Turns 70
Eric Clapton joined the Yardbirds at age 18, and the rest, as they say, is history.
NewsJimi Hendrix’s Strat To Be Auctioned April 1
Again we ask: Could this be the first $1 million guitar?
NewsPaul McCartney, Metallica Headline Lollapalooza
Paul McCartney and Metallica have been announced as headliners at the 2015 Lollapalooza festival, Ju
NewsSatch, Govan, Keneally, Abasi at G4 Experience
Joe Satriani and friends Guthrie Govan, Mike Keneally, and Tosin Abasi will welcome hundreds of guit
NewsHalestorm’s “Apocalyptic” Hits #1, New Album Drops 4/14
Girl power is on the rise in the rock world.
VideoFunky Jam: Eric Gales and Tomo Fujita Amazing Improv
The incomparable Eric Gales and Tomo Fujita sat down for the cameras at NAMM and laid dow