“Where else are you going to wear a 50-foot cape except when opening for Prince?”: Andy McKee on playing with the Purple One

The acoustic virtuoso became one of the first ever viral guitar stars in the early 2000s, now he’s back with an new EP that pays tribute to his influences – from video games and Rocky movies, to playing with Prince in a very long cape.

Confessions Of A Hopeless Guitarist: Learning my ABCs

Our anonymous guitarist understands the letters of the musical alphabet, where their respective dots sit on a stave, but they have absolutely no idea where to find them on a guitar fretboard. Time for school.