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Guitar Greats: Chuck Berry

Keith Richards once wrote of Chuck Berry, "His songs were more commercial without just being pop, which is a hard thing to do. Chuck had the swing. There's rock, but it's the roll that counts." And roll he did.  "Maybellene," "Roll Over Beethoven," "Rock and Roll Music," and "Johnny B. Goode" are just a handful…

5 T-shirts Every Guitarist Will Want To Wear

There's nothing like the wearing the perfect t-shirt to make all right with the world. Not only does it feel great on but the message it sends all who you encounter is spot on. We think these five t-shirts would be the perfect addition to any guitarists wardrobe.  Let us know if you've found a…

VOTE: Keith Richards vs. Joe Perry

It's one half of "The Glimmer Twins" versus one half of "The Toxic Twins" in our latest Guitar Month battle. Arguably two of the coolest men in rock history, Keith Richards and Joe Perry are responsible for some of the biggest, baddest riffs of all time.  Both lovers of the blues, they each inspired legions of…

WATCH: Behind-The-Scenes Look At The Edge's Fender Signature Guitar

There's perhaps no greater compliment to a guitarist than when a manufacturer creates a signature model guitar in their name.  When that manufacturer happens to be Fender, then it's really special. That's what U2's The Edge is experiencing right now with his Signature Stratocaster and Deluxe Amplifier, which is now available.  (See photos and the mini-documentary…

Guitar Greats: Ace Frehley

As far as guitarists go, they don't get more out of this world than "The Spaceman," Ace Frehley. Frehley, along with the rest of KISS, took rock and roll to a whole new level with their iconic stage shows and their classic songs from "Detroit Rock City" to "Shout It Out Loud" to "Rock And…

Guitar Greats: Peter Frampton

Do you...YOU...feel like Peter Frampton is one of the greatest guitarists of all time?  Okay, we'll admit that was a stretch of an attempt at some wordplay, but in all seriousness, from his time with Humble Pie to his solo career, Frampton is without a doubt one of the greats. Obviously, he'll be forever known for…