Dave Mustaine takes aim at “little brats” who wear Megadeth t-shirts without listening to their music in forthcoming song

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine has recently revealed that the band’s new album features a song about girls who wear band t-shirts but aren’t a fan of the band. READ MORE: Yngwie Malmsteen says people who thing his shredding is “emotionless” are “tone deaf” The new album, THE SICK, THE DYING… AND … Continue reading Dave Mustaine takes aim at “little brats” who wear Megadeth t-shirts without listening to their music in forthcoming song

Slapping The Blues – Harmonica Tutorial + Tabs + Backing Track

Tomlin Harmonica Lessons In this week’s lesson, I’m going to show you how to play tongue slaps so that you can play a fun 12 Bar Blues tune called Slapping The Blues. This lesson is taken from my harmonica school curriculum and is for Advanced Intermediate players. You will need a C harmonica and we … Continue reading Slapping The Blues – Harmonica Tutorial + Tabs + Backing Track

Chicago Music Exchange teams up with The Gift Of Music Foundation to raise donations from sales of premium pre-loved instruments

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar Chicago Music Exchange has teamed up with The Gift Of Music Foundation to raise funds to provide musical instruments and music education to children from disadvantaged backgrounds. READ MORE: “We have so much power and we could do so many great things”: Dave Mustaine on why he wishes The Big … Continue reading Chicago Music Exchange teams up with The Gift Of Music Foundation to raise donations from sales of premium pre-loved instruments

ThorpyFx kicks off Special Projects line with artworks for charity

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar British pedal manufacturer ThorpyFx has debuted a new, ‘Special Projects’ section on its website, dedicated to “one-offs, special runs, or charity donations we create,” with the first three products sold to benefit a selection of charities that are close to home for the developer. Read More: Wampler’s Moxie Overdrive puts … Continue reading ThorpyFx kicks off Special Projects line with artworks for charity

“We have so much power and we could do so many great things”: Dave Mustaine on why he wishes The Big Four worked together more

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar Dave Mustaine has revealed his regret that Megadeth and the other members of thrash metal’s Big Four haven’t pooled their resources to benefit young bands and musicians, but hopes that might change in the future. READ MORE: Wampler’s Moxie Overdrive puts a twist on the Tube Screamer The Big Four … Continue reading “We have so much power and we could do so many great things”: Dave Mustaine on why he wishes The Big Four worked together more

Wampler’s Moxie Overdrive puts a twist on the Tube Screamer

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar Wampler Pedals has unveiled the new Moxie Overdrive, which puts a twist on the ever-popular Ibanez TS10 Tubescreamer. READ MORE: Mad Professor Amplification announces The Green Wonder, “the ultimate high-headroom overdrive pedal” Despite its similarities, Brian Wampler has ushered that the Moxie is no mere clone of the original, offering … Continue reading Wampler’s Moxie Overdrive puts a twist on the Tube Screamer

Darryl Hunt, bassist and songwriter for the Pogues, has died at 72

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar Darryl Hunt, bassist and songwriter for the Pogues since 1986, has died aged 72. A cause of death has not yet been revealed at the time of writing. The legendary Anglo-Irish punk band confirmed the loss of Hunt in an Instagram post on 9 August, writing in a post: “We … Continue reading Darryl Hunt, bassist and songwriter for the Pogues, has died at 72

“There’s no need to use virgin material, I’m always on the lookout in skips”: Brute Basses’ David Telfer on his radical, upcycled instruments

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar Why did you decide to start building your own basses and guitars? “I have always enjoyed making things with my hands and owning something unique. With basses it started with me stripping and painting my Fenders in custom nitro colours. Although this made them unique, I wanted more… so decided … Continue reading “There’s no need to use virgin material, I’m always on the lookout in skips”: Brute Basses’ David Telfer on his radical, upcycled instruments

The Genius Of… Fontanelle by Babes In Toyland

Guitar.com | All Things Guitar The flesh-tearing, brain-shredding ferocity and heartbreaking melancholy of Babes In Toyland’s Fontanelle still has cred. If you don’t turn up the volume when you hear Kat Bjelland howl “You got this thing that really makes me hot” on opener Bruise Violet, are you even alive? READ MORE: The Genius Of… … Continue reading The Genius Of… Fontanelle by Babes In Toyland