USA: 1-800-4GIBSON
Europe: 00+8004GIBSON1
GibsonProductsStoreNews-LifestyleLessonsCommunity24/7 Support
Features
Gibson RSS Feed
Gibson on YouTube
Gibson on Facebook
Gibson on Twitter
Follow Us
Follow Us

Mayday Guitarist Monster Shoots the Breeze

Chloe Scannapieco
|

03.17.2014

|
Comments
After working tirelessly for a decade and a half building up a significant fan base in Asia, Taiwanese quintet Mayday bring their unique blend of alternative rock and pop on a multi-continent tour. Co-founder and guitarist Monster gives an insight into the band today and talks about plans for signature model Gibson.
More...

Exclusive: Don Felder Discusses His Signature Gibsons and Upcoming Tour

Anne Erickson
|

03.17.2014

|
Comments
The Eagles’ 1970s classic "Hotel California" is one of the all-time greatest rock ‘n’ roll jams, and it also features one of the most recognizable guitar solos of all time.
More...

Rip and Roar! Why the Thunderbird Bass Rocks

Anne Erickson
|

03.13.2014

|
Comments
Countless bass player have called the Thunderbird their instrument of choice, including Motley Crüe’s Nikki Sixx, Kings of Leon’s Jared Followill, Sonic Youth’s Kim Gordon, Aerosmith's Tom Hamilton and System of a Down’s Shavo Odadjian.
More...

Acoustic Slide Tips Guitar from Virtuoso Gibson J-50 Player Steve Dawson

Ted Drozdowski
|

03.13.2014

|
Comments
Roots music virtuoso Steve Dawson discovered slide guitar at age 14, when his uncle gave him a slide for his birthday. This year — after decades as a performer, producer and two-time Juno Awards winner — Dawson has moved to Nashville from his native Canada and released a new solo acoustic instrumental album, Rattlesnake Cage, that displays his remarkable evolution into a highly original stylist with an accent on slide.
More...

Guitar Gals: The Top 10 Female Guitar Players of All Time

Anne Erickson
|

03.12.2014

|
Comments
While the world of guitar rock, admittedly, is male-heavy, a number of female players have risen to the top over the years, proving women have just as much aptitude for the 6-string as their male colleagues. These women crushed instruments and eardrums in pursuit of a new way to make the guitar sing, scream, shout and move souls.
More...

Tone Tips from Sonic Guru Nick Moss

Ted Drozdowski
|

03.12.2014

|
Comments
Blues-rock guitar slinger Nick Moss is an electric six-string tone guru. Over the course of 10 albums, including the March 18 release Time Ain’t Free, and 16 Blues Music Awards nominations, he’s stacked up a dizzying array of vintage and modern sounds, and won comparisons to Warren Haynes and Freddie King with his powerhouse playing.
More...

The Secrets of Stoner Rock Guitar

Peter Hodgson
|

03.12.2014

|
Comments
Stoner rock, a genre characterized by slower tempos, thick low end, psychedelic drones and retro-inspired production, seems to be stronger than ever at the moment. If you really wanted to, you could probably trace the stoner rock guitar style back to a certain iconic metal band: there are elements present in the stoner rock bands of today that seem to flow directly from Tony Iommi’s propulsive rhythm in Black Sabbath’s “Paranoid.”
More...

Dave Grohl's Gibson Guitars

Daniel Eriksson
|

03.12.2014

|
Comments
Foo Fighter Dave Grohl has been playing Gibson guitars for most of his career as a frontman. Here we’ll take a look at some of the different Gibson guitars that Dave Grohl has used on stage and in the studio throughout his career.
More...

Badfinger: Straight Up and the Famous “George Harrison/Pete Ham” Cherry Red SG Standard

Russell Hall
|

03.11.2014

|
Comments
If any band seemed poised to carry on the mantle of The Beatles at the dawn of the ‘70s, it was Badfinger. Signed to The Beatles’ Apple label, the group had scored two Top 10 hits by 1971. The first, an irresistibly catchy tune titled “Come and Get It,” was penned and produced for the group by Paul McCartney. The second, a punchy blast of power-pop titled “No Matter What,” was written by Pete Ham, who along with bandmate Joey Molland honed and perfected Badfinger’s distinctive dual-guitar sound.
More...

Top 10 Awesome Rock Bassists

Daniel Eriksson
|

03.11.2014

|
Comments
Playing backup to a lead guitarist who gets all the attention. If you’ve ever doubted the importance of the bassist, imagine any song by the likes of AC/DC, The Who, or the Rolling Stones without bass — it would sound flat and incomplete. It is the bassist’s job to fill out the sound and give depth to a band’s music. But some bassists go above and beyond that main requirement. Here we’ll take a look at some of the best bass players to ever walk the earth. Who did we forget? Let us know in the comments!
More...
Displaying results 51-60 (of 4262)
 « First  < Previous   1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10  Next >   Last »