Taylor Swift’s Gibson J-180 acoustic, Keith Urban’s Hi9 electric will be auctioned for COVID-19 relief

Also up for grabs are Keith Urban's Hi9 electric and Dwight Yoakam’s Epiphone Casino.
01:00:00 Live: Daniel Donato takes guitarists through his signature ‘Cosmic Country’ style

The rising country star went through his trademark guitar style on day one of Live

Bill Kirchen on his dream Telecaster, seeing Merle Haggard open for Buck Owens and his guilty pleasures

The titan of the Telecaster has been a mainstay of country guitar music for the best part of five decades, here he tells us how it all began and why mixing exotic dancers and Christmas is a bad idea.

How to play country guitar Part 5 – Putting it all together

In the final part of his intro to country guitar, Nashville sessioneer David Henricksson puts it all together with a pair of solos to master.

Molly Tuttle launches covers album, debuts rendition of FKA Twigs’ Mirrored Heart

 ...But I'd Rather Be With You also collects covers of The National, The Rolling Stones and Rancid.

Justin Townes Earle, Americana songwriter and son of Steve Earle, dies at 38

His death was confirmed in a statement to his Facebook page.

“Things were going so well, and then we all just had to go home”: Lindsay Ell on guitars, technique and making an album during...

Lindsay Ell tells all about the challenges of recording her new album Heart Theory when the world shut down halfway through recording, and how legendary producer Dann Huff has become her new guitar coach.

How to play country guitar Part 4 – Adding that pedal steel touch

In our penultimate guide to the basics of country guitar playing, Nashville session man David Henricksson shows you to create pedal steel-style sounds to elevate your licks.

Brent Mason on his new Signature Telecaster

The country guitar maestro on how his wonderfully unique Fender Telecaster made it onto Fender’s production line in the shape of his brand-new Fender Stories Collection Brent Mason Telecaster.