Guitar World July 2007
Sep 29 2011
Guitar World is a monthly music magazine devoted to guitarists. It contains original interviews, album and gear reviews and guitar and bass tablature of approximately five songs each month.
Guitar World – the world’s number one guitar magazine – is a monthly publication for guitarists of all levels, as well as for fans of metal, rock, emo, blues and other styles of guitar-based music. Covers the hottest new guitar players and classic guitarists, with a focus on their music, instruments, and lifestyle. In-depth interviews and features, transcriptions of new and classic songs, private guitar lessons, product reviews and columns written by top players in each of the major music genres. Guitar World July 2007 contents:
- Transcriptions (Bass lines included): “Colony of Birchmen” by Mastodon, “Spanish Castle Magic” by Jimi Hendrix, “Enemy” by Godsmack, “Shameful” by Atreyu, “November rain” by Guns N’ Roses
- G3 2007- The annual G3 shredfest is the hottest place for dazzling displays of guitar virtuosity. This year’s tourmates Joe Satriani, John Petrucci and Paul Gilbert sit down to rap about licks, technique and the elusive virtue known as “style.”
- Slash has shed his demons and changed up his guitar tone. And on Velvet Revolver’s new album, Libertad, the former Guns N’ Roses guitarist sounds better and badder than ever. Who says there are no second acts? PLUS On the 20th anniversary of Appetite for Destruction, Slash recalls the making of the album that turned Guns N’ Roses from raw recruits into seasoned superstars. Also Meet Dave Kushner, Slash’s coguitarist and Velvet Revolver’s best-kept secret.
- The Stooges – In 1969, the Beatles were history, the Manson family was on the loose and Vietnam was in flames. The time was perfect for a band of misfits called the Stooges. Guitarist Ron Asheton revisits the punk precursors’ chaotic history and tells how they reunited for their new album, The Weirdness. PLUS Iggy Pop recalls his wild years with the Stooges and the forces behind the band’s revival.
- Job for a cowboy – After conquering MySpace and winning support from the man who discovered Metallica and Slayer, Job for a Cowboy are riding the new wave of extreme metal on their Metal Blade debut, Genesis.
- ESP guitars – Since 1975, ESP has been conquering the world of metal guitar one guitarist at a time. George Lynch, Kirk Hammett and Alexi Laiho discuss their signature axes and contributions to the Tokyo guitar maker’s history.
- Sounding board Letters to the Fditor & Defenders of the Faith
- Tune UPS – Atreyu Studio report, the return of Wes Borland, Lamb of God’s set list, Chevelle, CW Inquirer with Celtic Frost’s Tom Gabriel Fischer, Kerry King’s B.C. Rich Signature V, Dear Guitar Hero with Shadows Fall and more!
- Betcha Can’t Play This with Bill Hudson of Cellador
- Record Reviews: Screamo triple shriek: the Used, Funeral for a Friend and From Autumn to Ashes, plus Megadeth, Wilco, Marc Ford, Umphrey’s McGee and Dimmu Borgir
- Soundcheck – Marshall JVM410 head, Victoria Regal II combo, MXR Distortion III pedal and Gibson Les Paul Classic Custom electric guitar
- Playing the Market – The inside scoop on vintage gear
- Buzz Bin Display and Play Metalhead guitar display
- New EQ – What’s new and cool in the world of gear
- The Hole Truth Martin OMC Red Birch Sustainable Wood Series acoustic-electric guitar
- Tech Education – How to enslave a nonmaster volume amp
- A vulgar display of power
- A complete overview of Machine Head guitarist Phil Demmel’s live rig
Text Format PDF, 180 pages
Includes original mp3 tracks and video lessons