Saturday, September 21, 2019



“It almost feels like an act of defiance these days”: Foals embrace big guitar...

Foals guitarists Yannis Philippakis and Jimmy Smith on their visceral new album, Everything Not Saved Will Be Lost – Part 2, the beauty of analogue effects and why they refuse to repeat themselves.
JJ WIlde

“I wear my heart on my sleeve, so I’m not surprised that comes through...

The LA-based musician on her brother’s influence, not pursuing an ordinary career and writing over 500 songs for her debut release.
Joe Bonamassa Merlin Tele with case candy landscape

This is Joe Bonamassa’s newly acquired 1967 Fender Telecaster

This nicotine-stained Telecaster saw plenty of action before finding its way to its latest custodian. Take a closer look at a guitar with country mojo and stories to tell.
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Watch: Last Dinosaurs’ Sean Caskey talks gear preferences and tour faux pas

He recalls a mortifying incident where he accidentally hit a fire alarm at a venue.
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Ask The Amp Guy: What is impedance, and how does it affect a guitar...

An oft-misunderstood subject, explained in simple terms.
frank turner

“It’s not first and foremost a piece of activism”: Frank Turner on his new...

Frank Turner discusses the thought process behind his new album No Man’s Land, what he’s learned about Dora Hand and remaining a student throughout.
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John Martyn: “Playing live is a very rewarding thing to do, the nicest way...

John Martyn had battled through some serious health difficulties to create a fine album when we caught up with the folk maestro on the comeback trail to talk gear, effects and recently broken guitars in this interview from March 2004.
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Joe Perry on Aerosmith: “We were the garage band that really made it big...

The guitar icon tells us how Boston’s Aerosmith have sailed through 30 choppy, controversial and hit-packed years in the business and still wear the crown of America’s Greatest Rock ’N’ Roll Band.
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Jamie Stillman and Julie Robbins of EarthQuaker Devices talk working with Sunn O)))

Can you still fly the ‘boutique’ flag once your roster hits 50 employees and you’ve won a Small Business Exporter Of The Year Award? EQD’s Jamie Stillman and Julie Robbins talk maintaining the small-shop attitude in a big-shop world.
Terry Reid rocking a strat

The life and times of Terry Reid, who turned down Led Zep and now...

The singer and guitarist looks back at his role at the heart of British pop music in the 60s and 70s – including touring with the Stones, witnessing Hendrix’s first UK gig and what really happened when he was asked to join Jimmy Page’s new band in 1968.

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