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UG Showdown, Round 1: Tom Morello vs. Angus Young
So Eddie Van Halen is out in the first round. Cast your votes inside!

POSTED: 12/18/2014 - 10:04 am

Wednesday Question: Worst Band Name Ever
What's the most cringeworthy band name in the guitar-driven realm?

POSTED: 12/17/2014 - 09:13 am

UG Awards Vote: Most Anticipated Album of 2015
Which upcoming album makes your body tingle with excitement?

POSTED: 12/15/2014 - 09:50 am

UG Showdown, Round 1: Eddie Van Halen vs. Mike McCready
Cast your votes inside to determine the winner!

POSTED: 12/15/2014 - 08:58 am

UG Awards Vote: Song of the Year 2014
Name the greatest tune of 2014!

POSTED: 12/12/2014 - 10:41 am

UG Showdown, Round 1: Kirk Hammett vs. John Frusciante
Who should win this duel? Cast your votes inside!

POSTED: 12/11/2014 - 10:44 am

UG Awards Vote: Best Album of 2014
It's that time of the year again, help us proclaim the greatest effort of 2014.

POSTED: 12/10/2014 - 10:26 am

Google Ranks UG Among Best Android Apps of 2014
Own-horn-tootin' time!

POSTED: 12/09/2014 - 07:12 pm

UG Showdown, Round 1: Jimmy Page vs. Joe Satriani
The clashes continue, cast your votes inside!

POSTED: 12/08/2014 - 09:50 am

UG Showdown, Round 1: Jack White vs. Alex Lifeson
The Showdown continues, cast your votes inside.

POSTED: 12/04/2014 - 09:05 am

Wednesday Question: Dimebag Darrell's Greatest Riff
Honoring the 10th anniversary of Pantera legend's death, we'd like you to remember his finest riffs.

POSTED: 12/03/2014 - 10:36 am

UG Showdown, Round 1: Brian May vs. John Petrucci
An odd pair we have here, let's see which side the UG community will opt for.

POSTED: 12/01/2014 - 09:09 am

UG Showdown, Round 1: Robert Fripp vs. Adam Jones
The duel of the prog masters has commenced!

POSTED: 11/27/2014 - 09:00 am

Wednesday Question: Best Song With Unusual Guitar Tuning
Name a tune that blows you away thanks to a peculiar tuning.

POSTED: 11/26/2014 - 08:01 am

UG Showdown, Round 1: David Gilmour vs. Mark Knopfler
The clash of the classic rock titans is on! Cast your votes inside.

POSTED: 11/24/2014 - 09:56 am

Contest: Win Awesome Obituary Goodies By Delivering a Killer 'Violence' Guitar Solo
Even if you don't win, you get the opportunity to be seen by death metal icons themselves.

POSTED: 11/21/2014 - 06:20 am

UG Showdown, Round 1: Randy Rhoads vs. Marty Friedman
Now these boys can play fast. Which one is your favorite?

POSTED: 11/20/2014 - 11:17 am

Wednesday Question: Most Underrated Band Ever
Name a group that should have earned more recognition over the years.

POSTED: 11/19/2014 - 09:29 am

UG Showdown, Round 1: Ritchie Blackmore vs. Buckethead
Another odd pair we have for ya. Cast your votes inside.

POSTED: 11/17/2014 - 06:18 am

UG Showdown, Round 1: Dimebag Darrell vs. Rory Gallagher
Talk about an odd pair!

POSTED: 11/13/2014 - 07:02 am

Wednesday Question: Best Album Opener
Name an opening song that blows you away.

POSTED: 11/12/2014 - 08:56 am

UG Showdown, Round 1: Slash vs. Paul Gilbert
Cast your votes inside!

POSTED: 11/10/2014 - 07:35 am

UG Showdown, Round 1: Daron Malakian vs. Jerry Cantrell
Who should win this clash? Cast your votes inside.

POSTED: 11/06/2014 - 09:30 am

Wednesday Question: Most Iconic Acoustic Guitar
Name an acoustic six-string we'll remember for eternity.

POSTED: 11/05/2014 - 07:13 am

Announcing UG Showdown: First Round Starts This Friday!
Battle for the greatest guitarist of all time title to kick off this week.

POSTED: 10/29/2014 - 05:43 pm

Halloween Wednesday Question: Scariest Album Cover
Name the creepiest, most vile and sinister artwork you ever laid your eyes on.

POSTED: 10/29/2014 - 03:48 pm

Wednesday Question: Best Celebrity Cameo in Music Videos
Name a top-notch special guest appearance in rock videos.

POSTED: 10/22/2014 - 10:00 am

Wednesday Question: Best Guest Appearance
Name a guest appearance that blew your mind.

POSTED: 10/15/2014 - 07:19 am

Wednesday Question: Best Song With Exotic Instruments
Name a ripping track featuring a peculiar instrument or two.

POSTED: 10/08/2014 - 07:28 am

Wednesday Question: Best Non-UK/US Band
Name a killer act that's not from US or UK.

POSTED: 10/01/2014 - 08:00 am

Wednesday Question: Song With Best Intro
Name a tune that blows your mind from the kickoff.

POSTED: 09/24/2014 - 09:44 am

Wednesday Question: Best B-Side Song
Name a B-side track that beats the A-side!

POSTED: 09/10/2014 - 11:30 am

Ask John Petrucci Anything!
The guitar god wants your questions, now!

POSTED: 09/05/2014 - 07:54 am

Wednesday Question: Best Song With No Guitars
Name a killer tune with zero six-string.

POSTED: 09/03/2014 - 09:06 am

Wednesday Question: Best Vocal Section Band
Name a band packed to the gills with killer singers.

POSTED: 08/27/2014 - 09:19 am

Wednesday Question: Best Starter Song for Guitarists
Name the riff that kicked off your guitar journey.

POSTED: 08/20/2014 - 09:33 am

Wednesday Question: Most Epic Rant
Name a rant that made rock history.

POSTED: 08/13/2014 - 09:07 am

Wednesday Question: Worst Collaboration Song
Name a collaboration that just shouldn't have happened.

POSTED: 08/06/2014 - 09:31 am

Weekly Question: Weirdest Odd-Time Signature Song
Name a track that rhythmically blows your mind.

POSTED: 07/31/2014 - 09:40 am

Wednesday Question: Best Stage Show
Name the most mind-blowing stage performance.

POSTED: 07/23/2014 - 09:19 am

Wednesday Question: Best Non-Rock/Metal Songwriter
Let's step away from the guitar-heavy domain for a sec, OK?

POSTED: 07/16/2014 - 05:20 am

Wednesday Question: Most Overrated Guitarist
You asked for it, you got it! Name an axeman you're sick of getting so much praise.

POSTED: 07/09/2014 - 11:34 am

Wednesday Question: Most Underrated Guitarist
Name an axeman who's criminally underrated.

POSTED: 07/02/2014 - 11:21 am

Wednesday Question: Biggest Guitar Fail Ever
Show us the worst playing mistake made by a renowned axeman.

POSTED: 06/25/2014 - 11:41 am

Wednesday Question: Weirdest Guitar Riff?
Name the weirdest riff you've ever heard.

POSTED: 06/18/2014 - 10:25 am

Wednesday Question: Best Hidden Tracks
Time to dig deeper, diehard fans.

POSTED: 06/11/2014 - 11:44 am

Wednesday Question: Most Complex Guitar Riff Ever
Name a riff you've been struggling with for years.

POSTED: 06/04/2014 - 11:24 am

Wednesday Question: Reunions That Need to Happen the Most?
Name a band that we badly need back on track.

POSTED: 05/28/2014 - 11:47 am

Ask Soundgarden Anything!
Ever wanted to ask Kim Thayil or Chris Cornell something? Now's your chance!

POSTED: 05/27/2014 - 10:32 am

Wednesday Question: Best Acoustic Songs?
Not acoustic renditions, but songs originally composed for acoustic guitar.

POSTED: 05/14/2014 - 11:48 am