Tag Archives: Guitar World

Metal Mike Offers Fresh Lesson Via Guitar World

Metal Mike Chlasciak’s latest column for the April issue of Guitar World has him dissecting the task of crafting a rhythmically and harmonically challenging, heavy single-note riff. “One of the most important aspects of becoming a good metal guitarist is … Continue reading

Phil Demmel Talks Randy Rhoads, Signature Guitar With Guitar World Magazine

Machine Head guitarist and Jackson signature artist Phil Demmel is a fervent Randy Rhoads fan. In the Feb. issue of Guitar World magazine, Demmel explained how he became a Rhoads follower and why he painted his signature Jackson Demmelition with … Continue reading

Sepultura Guitarist Andreas Kisser Q&A in Guitar World Magazine

Andreas Kisser, lead guitarist for Brazilian heavy metal band Sepultura, was featured in the February issue of Guitar World magazine, where he talked about the band’s new album, Kairos. When asked what his proudest moment on the new album was, … Continue reading

Guitar World Reviews X Series King V And Rhoads

In the latest Guitar World, Paul Riario takes a close look at two of Jackson’s V-shaped models, the X series King V KVXMG and the Rhoads RRXT. “These are not jazz guitars,” he said.  ”The Jackson X series KVXMG and … Continue reading

Flutter Your Whammy Bar Like Metal Mike Chlasciak

At its worst, a whammy bar can produce sounds comparable to a dying elephant or a squealing pig. Not so pleasant. The good news is, though, Metal Mike Chlasciak teaches you how to master the art of whammy acrobatics in … Continue reading

Warbringer’s John Laux Catches Up With Guitar World

Warbringer guitarist and Jackson artist John Laux were interviewed by Guitar World during the band’s recent stop at the Key Club in Hollywood, Calif. Listen to the interview below for Laux’s thoughts on touring, info on the band’s new album Worlds … Continue reading