The Latest issue of the free digital magazine iGuitar is now live and it’s filled with video interviews, interactive guitar lessons and all the latest gear reviews. Not to mention an incredible competition to win a Peavey Delta Blues 15 Amp!
Interviews: EVH SPECIAL! Eddie Van Halen: the lost interview. EVH rocked the guitar playing world when the band’s first album was released. Even today debate still rages about how he got that amazing sound. We’ve unearthed a long-lost interview with US journalist Steven Rosen who has the answers!
Other interviews include Opeth’s Mikael Åkerfeldt and Fredrik Åkesson, Alter Bridge & Creed guitarist Mark Termonti is here to tell us about his new solo project and the Past Master series continues with Part 2 of the Randy Rhoads ‘Lost Interview’ from 1981
The Electric Section: As part of our EVH Special, Jamie Humphries bring you three separate tecb sessions this month in his “Just Like Eddie” series…. The style : How to match EVHs’ unique style…. The sound : How you can get close to Eddie’s sound with modestly-priced gear …. The Rhythm Method : Chord arpeggios EVH style.
Don’t miss the column features as Andy James, Tom Quayle, Rick Graham, Michael Casswell & Jamie Humphries all continue their brilliant tech lessons including tips, tricks and licks on Hybrid Picking, Harmonizing a melody note, 12-bar tapping and Shifting Pitch. Also don’t forget all of our tech sessions feature full downloadable tab plus the essential DVD list to advance your playing!
The Listening Room: Steve Morse on Pat Metheny, as told to John Stix
Video Gems: John Stix ruminates on sittin’ in - with video from Tom Petty and a star line-up
NEW! Paul Brett’s Vintage Guitar Heaven: World authority on vintage guitars, Paul Brett, joins the iGuitar team with an exclusive new series. What vintage guitars are left that real people can still afford?
Reviews: We are jam packed with reviews this month including more in the EVH Special as we take a look at Eddies 5150 MkIII Head & all three EVH Wolfgang’s! The Special, The USA HT & the USA Custom….. + reviews of all the latest gear from Collings, Yamaha, Two Rock, Peavey, JMI, Fractal Audio, Blackstar, Fret-King, GJ2 and an exclusive demo of the Musicman Game-Changer (This has to be seen!)
Competition: In this month’s competition you can WIN the fabulous Peavey Delta Blues 15 tube combo in our free-entry competition!
The Quiet Room: features reviews of the Taylor 710CE Electro-acoustic, The Stonebridge Dreadnought DS20 CM and Giogio Serci and Maneli Jamal continue their acoustic technique series.
Down in The Bassment: Dan Veal takes you through all the latest Bass gear releases including the Gallien Krueger MB 800 Lightweight Head, The Warwick A RockBass Streamer + BC40 Combo and the 3 Leaf Proton FX Pedal.
Issue 10 is out NOW and is available for free at http://www.iguitarmag.com/issue10