10 Highly Educated Rock Musicians
"If you want to get laid, go to college. If you want an education, go to the library." - Frank Zappa.

POSTED: 03/27/2015 - 12:57 pm

You Know You're a Guitarist If...
There's only one way to find out - read this post.

POSTED: 03/16/2015 - 08:37 am

10 Statues Honoring Rock Greats
A list of sites honoring the all-time titans of rock.

POSTED: 03/13/2015 - 11:08 am

The Fender Wide Range Humbucking Pickup: Past and Present
A quick history of the Fender Wide Range Humbucker, and a comparison with the modern reissue.

POSTED: 02/24/2015 - 10:51 am

Why Americans Hate Instrumental Music
What happened to American music culture during the last few decades.

POSTED: 02/03/2015 - 07:19 am

Have You Been Born Into the Wrong Generation?
Check the list to find out!

POSTED: 01/13/2015 - 11:11 am

5 Ways To Make Sure You're Not Actually Axl Rose
You'd better check yourself before you wreck yourself.

POSTED: 12/30/2014 - 07:38 am

UG Picks: Best Practice Amps for Under $150
Here's an article highlighting five awesome practice amps that you can pick up for under $150.

POSTED: 12/19/2014 - 05:31 am

UG Picks: Five Effects Pedals That Every Guitarist Should Own
A quick and easy guide on must-have pedals for every guitarist.

POSTED: 12/11/2014 - 09:59 am

UG Picks: Best Beginner Guitars for Under $200
Here is an article on guitars that come in at a lower price point of $200 that are geared towards beginner players.

POSTED: 12/08/2014 - 12:22 pm

Five Awesome Electric Guitars for Under $500
With Christmas fast approaching, I assemble a list of five awesome guitars that you can pick up for under $500.

POSTED: 11/28/2014 - 05:04 am

Greatest Music Videos of the 1990s - Part 1
Because I did three for the last decade!

POSTED: 11/26/2014 - 07:35 am

Greatest Music Videos of the 1980's - Part 3
Sorry to keep you waiting...

POSTED: 11/25/2014 - 09:00 am

7 Animals Named After Rock Legends
Who needs Rock Hall when you can have species named after you?

POSTED: 11/14/2014 - 10:43 am

Remembering Wayne Static: His Greatest Moments
Let's take a moment and honor the late Static-X frontman.

POSTED: 11/07/2014 - 11:26 am

10 Songs to Spook Up Your Halloween
Name a song to spice up a guitar lover's Halloween.

POSTED: 11/01/2014 - 02:56 pm

10 Songs Revolving Around Mental Issues
Name a song driven by insanity.

POSTED: 10/17/2014 - 11:02 am

8 Bands We'd Like to See Release at Least One More Album
Name a classic act that should honor us with at least one more effort.

POSTED: 10/10/2014 - 10:22 am

Basics: 10 Famous Songs Using Only 3 Chords
Name the simplest song you can think of.

POSTED: 09/26/2014 - 10:35 am

Success: 8 Famous Rockers With Lucrative Side-Careers
Name a musician with a successful second job.

POSTED: 09/19/2014 - 10:55 am

Creative: 8 Most Innovative Album Releases
Name the most creative way for a record to drop.

POSTED: 09/12/2014 - 12:52 pm

Cameos: 11 Movie Stars in Rock Music Videos
Are celebrity appearances good or bad for rock videos?

POSTED: 09/05/2014 - 11:13 am

Rocking the Ice Bucket: Rockers Who Took the Challenge
There's about 30 of them, and we probably missed a few!

POSTED: 08/29/2014 - 10:02 am

Private Shows: How Much Does It Cost to Book Your Favorite Band
Want QOTSA for your backyard BBQ? Sure, but it'll cost ya.

POSTED: 08/22/2014 - 10:44 am

Rockin' Pets: 16 Rockstars and Their Pets
Cute doggy can melt even a rockstar heart.

POSTED: 08/15/2014 - 10:22 am

Muse Turns 20: Their Greatest Moments
Name your favorite Muse moment.

POSTED: 08/08/2014 - 09:34 am

5 Tips to Stop Playing Like Them and Start Playing Like Yourself
Quit being compared to other guitarists, and begin developing a style of playing that is unique to your musical personality.

POSTED: 08/06/2014 - 10:04 am

Cover Power: 12 Cover Songs More Famous Than Originals
Name a cover track that blows away the original version.

POSTED: 08/01/2014 - 10:45 am

Sh-tty Bands That Are Very Awesome Live
Name a band you hate, but delivers a damn fine show.

POSTED: 07/25/2014 - 09:13 am

Visual & Music Pt. 2: Awful Albums With Awesome Cover Art
Name an awesome album cover that heavily disappointed you.

POSTED: 07/19/2014 - 06:08 am

Top 20 Jazz Guitarists
I would like to discuss something that most people here on Ultimate-Guitar seem to overlook, which would be jazz guitarists and overall it seems to be jazz in general.

POSTED: 07/14/2014 - 07:38 am

Visual & Music Pt. 1: Awesome Albums With Awful Cover Art
They might be classics, but that's some horrid artwork.

POSTED: 07/11/2014 - 11:10 am

4th of July: An Independence Playlist
Happy Independence Day, everyone!

POSTED: 07/04/2014 - 07:48 am

Copycats Pt. 2: Most Ripped Off Riff in Rock
But wait, there's more...

POSTED: 06/27/2014 - 10:26 am

Greatest Music Videos of the 1980s - Part 2
You demanded it and so, more awesome music videos from the era of spandex-wearing metal bands!

POSTED: 06/10/2014 - 10:40 am

Copycats: Most Ripped Off Riff in Metal
If you haven't used this one in you music, you're not a metalhead apparently.

POSTED: 06/06/2014 - 08:30 am

Masterpieces: 6 Albums You Should Listen to in Full
Name an album greater as a whole that the sum of its parts.

POSTED: 05/30/2014 - 09:15 am

Literature: 13 Songs Based on Books
Name the best track based on an actual work of literature.

POSTED: 05/23/2014 - 09:17 am

Hairy People: 15 Best Beards in Rock
Name a rocker whose beard makes you wet.

POSTED: 05/16/2014 - 11:18 am

Greatest Music Videos of the 1980s - Part 1
A look at way back when "music television" actually played music!

POSTED: 05/13/2014 - 09:03 am

Lyric Heaviness: 7 Most Meaningful Songs in Rock
Name a rock song that makes you scream.

POSTED: 05/08/2014 - 10:52 am

What Sophomore Slump? - Part 2
More great sophomore releases from iconic artists!

POSTED: 05/05/2014 - 10:12 am

Feudin' 2014: Rock Feuds That Ended and Those That Should End
Name a rock/metal feud you're sick of hearing about.

POSTED: 05/02/2014 - 09:47 am

What Sophomore Slump?
Examples of great second albums, from a variety of artists.

POSTED: 04/28/2014 - 11:12 am

Filler: 5 Classic Albums Ruined by Complexity
Name a record that just drags on for too long.

POSTED: 04/25/2014 - 09:54 am

Trippin': 8 Songs That Will Get You High
What song sends you high above without the help of certain illegal substances?

POSTED: 04/18/2014 - 10:01 am

Heroes From the Past: 8 Guitar Gods We Shouldn't Let Fall Into Oblivion
Name an axeman we shouldn't forget.

POSTED: 04/11/2014 - 11:05 am

10 Metal Songs You Should Workout To
A list of my favorite metal songs (and possibly yours) which give an extra boost when you workout.

POSTED: 04/11/2014 - 11:05 am

Most Metal Superheroes of All Time
Every true superhero should have a touch of metal added, right?

POSTED: 04/04/2014 - 09:36 am

Most Unexpected Works by Iconic Rock and Metal Producers
Should rock/metal producers stick only to rock and metal?

POSTED: 03/29/2014 - 06:29 am