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Foo Fighters Announce Rescheduled Tour Dates

At some point soon whatever the new normal is will start happening, and that means live music will be back in our lives right? Well,...

Kings of Leon Release New Song ‘Going Nowhere’

The Kings of Leon’s appropriately titled track — given the global coronavirus lockdown preventing us all from going anywhere — was released yesterday. The...

The Revivalists Set To Release Their Debut Album On Vinyl

Folk rockers The Revivalists released their debut album Vital Signs 10 years ago, and to celebrate the band is giving fans a treat with the...

Add Your Name To The Motörhead Logo With Their New Online Generator

If you love rock music, or hey, the tee shirts that go with the genre, have we got news for you. One of the...

Tony Iommi Explains The Meaning Behind Paranoid’s Album Cover

Pop trivia is a wonderful pastime, especially when you are stuck indoors due to social distancing. With that in mind, have you ever wondered...

Alice Cooper And More To Release Collectable Jigsaws

For all of you merchandise collectors out there, have we got news for you? Two of rocks biggest acts, Alice Cooper and Scorpions are about to join...

Features

This Day In Rock History: Feb 29th

1968, The Beatles Sgt. Pepper won album of the year, best cover and best-engineered and recorded album at this year's Grammy Awards. 1976, 10cc kicked...

Landmark Albums: David Bowie – Heroes

After the huge success of David Bowie’s album Low, which featured a half-vocal/half-instrumental structure, Bowie released Heroes. Right from the first track: “Beauty and...

Blast From The Past: Top 5 Red Hot Chili Peppers Songs

This week in our Blast From The Past series we're looking at one of the most influential bands of the last 30 years. Turn...

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7 Of The Most Expensive Basses In The World

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8dkPlyt6CWM When you think about expensive guitars, you’d be forgiven for saying: oh yeah, that vintage Gibson Les Paul, or that fantastic Fender Strat that...

12 Things All Bassists Hate

Bass strings are ridiculously expensive Bass strings are crazily priced. Guitar players will never understand how it feels to have to dish out 20 quid every time...

7 Weirdest Guitar Pedals We All Want To Own Even Though We’d Never Use

Today we’re going to introduce you to some of the weirdest guitar pedals we’ve ever had the pleasure of playing with. And yes, you're...

Gear News

Is Fender Play Any Good?

How we’re judging if Fender Play is Any Good Seeing as Fender Play offered a 3 month free trial we decided that someone here at...

Gibson Gives – Nashville Tornado Relief – Connecting With Musicians Who Lost Their Guitar In The Recent Tennessee Tornado

NASHVILLE, TN (March 4, 2020) In the wake of the recent severe storms in Nashville, Gibson Gives is stepping up for musicians and those...

Gibson Announces Worldwide Release Of New ‘Slash 1966 EDS-1275 Doubleneck’

Gibson, the legitimate leader in professional instruments proudly presents the Slash 1966 EDS-1275 Doubleneck. A pre-sale is officially underway now for the Slash 1966...

Manson Guitar Works Majority Shareholding Acquired By Matthew Bellamy of Muse

Matthew Bellamy, the guitarist, songwriter and frontman of international stadium band MUSE has completed a deal to purchase the majority shareholding of Devon based...

Blackstar Releases Fly 3 Def Leppard Hysteria Edition Mini Amp

The Def Leppard 3 Bluetooth is the ultimate take anywhere mini amp/speaker for Def Leppard fans. This officially licensed product has wireless Bluetooth connectivity...