Meet the Pitch Key, Small and Cheap Gizmo That Allows You to Switch to Drop Tuning While Playing
Works on acoustic and electric guitars.

POSTED: 10/01/2015 - 06:17 pm

Lamb of God Performed on a Hurdy Gurdy Sounds Surprisingly Brutal
"Holy crap. Check THIS out!" says guitarist Mark Morton.

POSTED: 10/01/2015 - 05:54 pm

Here's a Self-Taught 10-Year-Old Kid in His Tiger Pajamas Ripping a Soulful Blues Solo You'll Never Pull Off
"Awesome, buddy!", says some guy Jason Becker.

POSTED: 09/30/2015 - 06:57 pm

Ghost's Nameless Ghoul Explains How Satan and Kitties Are the Same
Both sides "represent beauty, wit, style, and intellect."

POSTED: 09/30/2015 - 05:09 pm

Land of Black Metal: Watch Norwegian Prime Minister Play Blast Beats on Drums
In Norway, even the Prime Minister plays black metal.

POSTED: 09/29/2015 - 05:54 pm

Limp Bizkit's Fred Durst Says RATM Changed His Life, RATM Apologize for 'Inspiring Such Bullshit'
"They're gone, though. That's beautiful."

POSTED: 09/29/2015 - 02:57 pm

Gisele Marie Is a Girl Metal Guitarist Who Wears a Burqa, Check Her Out
"People are shocked by it," she says.

POSTED: 09/24/2015 - 03:07 pm

Hot Guitar Girl Jess Greenberg Offers a Roaring Cover of Led Zeppelin's 'Stairway to Heaven'
Guitar solo included.

POSTED: 09/24/2015 - 01:48 pm

Guy Makes Fully Functional Guitar From Lego Blocks
Check out what it sounds like.

POSTED: 09/23/2015 - 06:48 pm

Tommy Lee Uses Meme to Make Fun of Lars Ulrich: 'Straight Outta Tempo'
The Motley Crue vs. Metallica feud continues.

POSTED: 09/23/2015 - 06:36 pm

Albums Sold at Gigs Will Now Count Towards Official Album Chart in UK
Official Charts Company introduces new "Lightning Live" platform.

POSTED: 09/23/2015 - 07:38 am

Keith Richards Will Not Use Guitar Pedals Onstage: 'Hey Man, It's Enough to Stand Up Straight!'
"Tripping over those boxes, it just ties you down."

POSTED: 09/22/2015 - 04:49 pm

These Photos of Abbath on a Walking Tour of London Are Hilarious
Kudos to whoever came up with this idea.

POSTED: 09/22/2015 - 09:22 am

What a Time to Be Alive: This Guitar Uses a Giant Game Boy for Body, a Giant Game Boy That Works
A and B buttons also operate as volume and tone knobs, while a database of 100 games ensures that your virginity remains intact.

POSTED: 09/21/2015 - 07:09 pm

Limp Bizkit's Wes Borland Has Home Renovation Show on DIY Network
"You don't really know why, but you wanna justify, MAKING HOME IMPROVEMENTS."

POSTED: 09/18/2015 - 10:50 am

This Guitar's Body Is Made From a Giant Tortilla Chip, Check Out What It Sounds Like
Folks from Moe's Southwest Grill end the debate on best guitar body material once and for all.

POSTED: 09/17/2015 - 07:08 pm

Nickelblock Is a New App That Plays Nickelback Whenever You Stalk Your Ex's Facebook
"It doesn't stop until you do."

POSTED: 09/17/2015 - 04:03 pm

Guitarist Hears Tasty Guitar Lick in Porn Movie He Was Watching, Drops Everything and Records This
Goes to show that inspiration can cum any time, any place.

POSTED: 09/17/2015 - 03:48 pm

Gojira Grant Fan a Wish to Play With Them Onstage, Fan Absolutely Kills It
A big smile we have here.

POSTED: 09/16/2015 - 05:12 pm

NSFW: These Are the Titties Rammstein Got to Bang in the '90s
Lots of titties it was...

POSTED: 09/16/2015 - 03:23 pm

Pantera's Vinnie Paul and FFDP's Zoltan Bathory Support Donald Trump: 'He's Awesome!'
"Communist China is giving us lessons in capitalism while we are becoming more communist than they are."

POSTED: 09/15/2015 - 04:45 pm

This Strat Looks Smashed to Shit, But Plays Like a Normal Guitar
Check out insane new "End of the Road" Strat from Devil & Sons.

POSTED: 09/15/2015 - 09:17 am

This Is Why Metalheads Don't Have Any Friends
Are you this guy?

POSTED: 09/14/2015 - 03:10 pm

Two-Sided Bass: This Bass Has Strings on Both Sides of the Neck, One Fretted, One Fretless
Check out the Sunny bass.

POSTED: 09/14/2015 - 02:13 pm

Slash's Brother Ash: 'Fuck GN'R Reunion, It's Dumb, Grow Up, Get a Life, Axl's a Fat Bastard!'
Ash, who is the brother of Slash, goes on a ranting spree.

POSTED: 09/10/2015 - 04:15 pm

2 Guys 1 Guitar: Two Dudes Play Eminem on One Guitar With Thoroughly Impressive Results
The boys got their chops right.

POSTED: 09/10/2015 - 01:04 pm

Third Man Records to Release Vinyl Starter Kit for Children
"This Record Belongs to ________" aims to teach kids about the joys of vinyl.

POSTED: 09/10/2015 - 08:58 am

Check Out This Fascinating Documentary on the Last Remaining Tape Cassette Factory
New clip shows a day in the life of the National Audio Company.

POSTED: 09/10/2015 - 08:23 am

FFDP Guitarist Bets You Can't Play This Lick
"There's an upward sweep in the middle of it."

POSTED: 09/08/2015 - 02:26 pm

Lady Gaga Stayed Up Until 5 AM to Buy the New Iron Maiden Album
Meanwhile, "The Book of Souls" is on its way to No. 1 on UK charts.

POSTED: 09/07/2015 - 08:23 pm

This Is How Guitarists Perform Under the Influence of Various Drugs
Legitimate, bonafide, valid, and authentic research study at work.

POSTED: 09/07/2015 - 06:06 pm

Fan Gets Very Drunk and Naked During Foo Fighters Show, Band Gets the Crowd to Sing About His Man Tits

POSTED: 09/07/2015 - 02:47 pm

16-Year-Old Girl Shreds Jason Becker's 'Altitude' With Finesse and Grace
Tina S strikes again.

POSTED: 09/04/2015 - 02:43 pm

Justin Bieber Proves He's a Good Drummer, See if He Can Take on a Pro in a Drum-Off
Biebz and The Roots' Questlove get it on.

POSTED: 09/03/2015 - 02:47 pm

This Isn't the Batman/Dethklok Mash-Up You Deserve, But It's the One You Need
Batmetal returns in awesome new video.

POSTED: 09/03/2015 - 08:08 am

Paul Gilbert Releasing New Album 'I Can Destroy' By End of the Year
"Stuff is really turning out to be very exciting."

POSTED: 09/02/2015 - 06:53 pm

Cute: Nita Strauss Tricked Into Meeting Jason Becker, Performs 'Perpetual Burn' in Front of Guitar Icon
Her boyfriend/manager said it was an audition for the face of a guitar app, maybe it was UG.

POSTED: 09/02/2015 - 03:33 pm

This Is How Drummers Perform Under the Influence of Various Drugs, Mkay?
From cocaine to 'roids.

POSTED: 09/02/2015 - 02:43 pm

Bruce Dickinson Got His Tongue Cancer From Eating Vagina
If you're over 40, be careful what you lick.

POSTED: 09/02/2015 - 02:13 pm

Guitarist Demonstrates 10 Essential Metal Rhythm Guitar Techniques in One Song
How many of these do you use?

POSTED: 09/01/2015 - 05:49 pm

Meet the Ghost Pedal: A Wireless Wah Guitar Effect Without the Actual Pedal
"Guitar players can activate and use their wah distortion effect anywhere on stage at any time."

POSTED: 09/01/2015 - 04:44 pm

Air Guitar World Championship Is an Actual Thing, Meet the Winner of Its 20th Edition
It's Your Daddy.

POSTED: 08/31/2015 - 05:48 pm

Guitarist Tries to Learn Sweep Picking From Scratch in 100 Days, These Are His Results
Sweep pickers of UG, how long did it take you to master this technique?

POSTED: 08/31/2015 - 05:09 pm

Video: Guitarist Uses 45 Different Scales in a Single Solo
Everything from major pentatonic to Yona Nuki major and Ethiopian Tizita minor.

POSTED: 08/27/2015 - 06:15 pm

You Don't Need Fancy Gear: Guitarist Records Killer-Sounding Song With a Crappy Guitar He Bought for $8
"Who needs a fancy-schmancy zero-friction floating trem or a Bigsby when you have a friggin' copper pipe?"

POSTED: 08/27/2015 - 12:20 pm

Metallica Frontman Wants to Be a Zombie in New 'Call of Duty,' This Is His Audition Video
Also, Avenged Sevenfold singer M. Shadows.

POSTED: 08/26/2015 - 01:07 pm

5 Reasons Why Guns N' Roses Could Reunite, and 5 Reasons Why They Shouldn't
Do you think the boys should get back together?

POSTED: 08/26/2015 - 12:10 pm

Check Out Metallica's 'One' Covered by One-Man Ukulele Band
Version is surprisingly good.

POSTED: 08/26/2015 - 10:19 am

Reunited Classic GN'R to Perform at Soundwave Festival?
The story's source is a "a very well informed heavy hitter in the Australian music industry."

POSTED: 08/25/2015 - 03:18 pm

Mindf--k: Guitarist Rips Hendrix's 'Purple Haze' and 'Voodoo Child' on Double-Neck Acoustic Guitar at the Same Time
Mark Kroos delivers the goods. No looping, no overdubbing.

POSTED: 08/25/2015 - 02:55 pm