Tag "greatest rock guitarists"

7 Class Axes & the Guitarists Who Wielded Them

It’s magic when guitarists find an instrument that suits their style, sound and preferences. Guitar World’s Founding Editor looks at the class axes

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How Eddie Van Halen Changed Rock Guitar

He is the most influential rock guitarist since his band became superstars in the 1980s, all by just doing what comes naturally.

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Jeff Beck’s Guitars + Messages Hail Loudly

The six-string classic rock master fires up his stunning music again, and it comes with a loud message for the world.

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August 9, 1995: Jerry Garcia Dies at 53

The impact of the Grateful Dead guitarist, singer and songwriter remains pervasive in American popular culture years after his passing.

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Eric Clapton Reveals Nerve Damage That Affects His Playing

‘Slowhand’ is now being slowed down by a nervous system condition that makes it sometimes painful for him to play guitar.

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Eric Clapton Unveils Live Album Vinyl Collection

Fans can soon enjoy pleasures from Eric Clapton’s concert career as they were first released as 12-inch platters.

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