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Guitar Greats: Geddy Lee

Three words:  Slappin'...Da...Bass! Few bassist are so fondly revered to the point where their own playing becomes pop culture slang, but that's how mind blowing Geddy Lee is.  Add his one-of-a-kind voice, and it's no wonder fans the world over sing his praises.   Rush Fly By Night Geddy Lee from Canadian rock band Rush performs…

5 T-shirts Every Guitarist Will Want To Wear

There's nothing like the wearing the perfect t-shirt to make all right with the world. Not only does it feel great on but the message it sends all who you encounter is spot on. We think these five t-shirts would be the perfect addition to any guitarists wardrobe.  Let us know if you've found a…

VIDEO: Craigslist Guitar Shopping With Conan O'Brien And Slash

We've all been tempted by guitar deals online, but sometimes they can be a bit sketchy.  Fortunately, Conan O'Brien made this segment and in the process created a sort-of "How To" guide when shopping for guitars on Craigslist. Of course, the rest of us won't have Slash by our side to make sure we're not…

Guitar Greats: Mike Kerr

If you ever wondered who the bass equivalent to U2's The Edge would be, look no further than Royal Blood's Mike Kerr. The sounds he's able to create with bass and pedal is nothing short of extraordinary.  With but one studio LP under their belt, Royal Blood fans are eager to hear what the future…

WATCH: Behind-The-Scenes Look At The Edge's Fender Signature Guitar

There's perhaps no greater compliment to a guitarist than when a manufacturer creates a signature model guitar in their name.  When that manufacturer happens to be Fender, then it's really special. That's what U2's The Edge is experiencing right now with his Signature Stratocaster and Deluxe Amplifier, which is now available.  (See photos and the mini-documentary…

Jim Root (Slipknot) vs. Jim Root (Stone Sour)

One guitarist.  Two bands.  Oh!  The struggle in this guitar battle is real! Jim Root has notably served as guitarist for two bands:  Slipknot and Stone Sour.  Root is no longer a member of the latter, but he's appeared on every studio album the band has released thus far, hence the reason for this poll.…

Guitar Greats: Ace Frehley

As far as guitarists go, they don't get more out of this world than "The Spaceman," Ace Frehley. Frehley, along with the rest of KISS, took rock and roll to a whole new level with their iconic stage shows and their classic songs from "Detroit Rock City" to "Shout It Out Loud" to "Rock And…

Inside The Martin Guitar Museum

Founded in 1833, Martin Guitars has been family-owned and operated for the past 183 years, and the pride they have in their American-made guitars is evident in the Martin Guitar Museum, located in Nazareth, Pa.

Guitar Greats: Peter Frampton

Do you...YOU...feel like Peter Frampton is one of the greatest guitarists of all time?  Okay, we'll admit that was a stretch of an attempt at some wordplay, but in all seriousness, from his time with Humble Pie to his solo career, Frampton is without a doubt one of the greats. Obviously, he'll be forever known for…