Ted Nugent declares Donald Trump “the greatest president of our lifetime”, performs the US national anthem at rally

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar Ted Nugent has declared Donald Trump as “the greatest president of our lifetime” and performed the US national anthem at a rally in Muskegon, Michigan last weekend (17 October). “God bless real Michigan, god bless real America, god bless the greatest president in our lifetime, Donald Trump,” Nugent said. “We … Continue reading Ted Nugent declares Donald Trump “the greatest president of our lifetime”, performs the US national anthem at rally

Two of Eddie Van Halen’s iconic electric guitars are going up for auction

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar Two electric guitars played, owned and customised by the late Eddie Van Halen are set to go up for auction on 5 December. An autographed 2004 EVH Charvel Art Series electric guitar and a custom electric guitar put together by the guitar icon and his guitar tech Matt Bruck – … Continue reading Two of Eddie Van Halen’s iconic electric guitars are going up for auction

Angus Young on Malcolm’s absence from PWR UP: “He wouldn’t like me trying to splice his guitar work”

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar Since the release of AC/DC’s latest single, Angus Young has weighed in on the discussions about the presence of the late Malcolm Young’s guitar work on the band’s upcoming record, PWR UP. The album features the reunited lineup of Brian Johnson, Phil Rudd, Cliff Williams, Angus Young and Stevie Young. Malcolm, … Continue reading Angus Young on Malcolm’s absence from PWR UP: “He wouldn’t like me trying to splice his guitar work”

A new Ennio Morricone album is on the way, featuring unheard “psychedelic” tracks and rarities

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar A new compilation entitled Morricone Segreto has been announced, a posthumous release of Ennio Morricone pieces that’s set to arrive next month. The compilation features 27 songs, seven of which are previously unreleased. These were recorded across the ’60s and ’70s. Notes on the album’s artwork describe the music as … Continue reading A new Ennio Morricone album is on the way, featuring unheard “psychedelic” tracks and rarities

George Harrison and John Lennon’s fretless guitar sells for over £200,000

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar A guitar previously owned by George Harrison and John Lennon, after appearing on British TV show Antiques Roadshow, has been sold at auction for £237,562. The guitar’s previous owner was former session musician Ray Russell, who revealed that he was given it because he could play it better than Harrison. The … Continue reading George Harrison and John Lennon’s fretless guitar sells for over £200,000

Kirk Hammett says his horror instrumentals are “the best fucking things” he’s ever done

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar Kirk Hammet has spoken about his new project with S&M2 music director Edwin Outwater – a set of horror-themed instrumentals that are meant to tell a story. The pieces were supposed to be performed with the Vancouver Symphony next month. Speaking to fan-club magazine So What!, Hammet spoke of his … Continue reading Kirk Hammett says his horror instrumentals are “the best fucking things” he’s ever done

Jimmy Page says “there was going to be a tour” after 2007 reunion show

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page has revealed that, after the band reunited for a one-off reunion show in 2007, they were preparing to take the show on the road for a full tour. For the 2007 show Page, Robert Plant and John Paul Jones recruited Jason Bonham, the son of … Continue reading Jimmy Page says “there was going to be a tour” after 2007 reunion show

Cranborne Audio Announces New Camden EC1

Pro Audio and Studio – Music Instrument News Cranborne Audio and UK distributor Sound Technology Ltd are pleased to announce the Camden EC1. Camden EC1 combines the multi award winning Camden preamp technology with a reference-grade headphone amplifier to elevate your audio interface’s front-end to a professional level. “We designed Camden EC1 to make it … Continue reading Cranborne Audio Announces New Camden EC1

Watch: Fan uploads Eddie Van Halen’s final performance with soundboard audio

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar Footage of Eddie Van Halen‘s final live show with Van Halen has made its way onto the internet. The 21-song set – which includes both a guitar and drum solo – was uploaded to YouTube by user Greg L, who matched footage to audio taken from the soundboard. The concert, … Continue reading Watch: Fan uploads Eddie Van Halen’s final performance with soundboard audio