John Martyn's ex-wife on her new album, collaborating with Nick Drake, and her amazing career
They're 'one louder' than overdrive pedals. Here we feature five of the best distortion pedals from the Total Guitar review archives.
Saw this pic in this month's Q magazine and just had to share it. It takes balls to wear one of these!
In this month's edition of Total Guitar, our friends at Rockschool offered you more Debut Grade material online. Well, it's available now from the Rockschool website. Click here for more chord progressions, sight reading examples and more...
The Verve's 1997 album Urban Hymns has been shortlisted as one of the BRIT's best albums of the last 30 years. As staff and readers of TG, let's unite and vote for Nick!
Eagle-eyed readers may have spotted a mistake in the last example of TG196's Beginners Electric lesson. Sorry about that!
In TG197's Super Massive Modification article we showed you how to build your own Matt Bellamy style guitar. Well now, you can hear it for yourself by visiting our sister site MusicRadar.com. Click here to, er hear.
NIN fans that were hoping for a u-turn on Trent Reznor’s decision to stop touring might be waiting a long time
Another poll for you guys... Comment back and tell us what you consider to be the best riff and the best solo of the noughties...
Afternoon, readers! I'm brainstorming some ideas for a special themed issue of TG and would love to hear your ideas on the topic. It's all about upgrading. It could be about upgrading your technique, your gear or any aspect of your life as a guitarist.
On p.4 of this month's issue (that's the one with Biffy Clyro on the cover), our pals at Rockschool mentioned some free tab of the backing tracks provided for you to jam over. Well, the tab is now online and available here.
Total Guitar has just had rumours of innovator Les Paul's death confirmed by Gibson. We are so sorry to hear this news. Guitar music - and music generally - would be so different without his inventions (including the Gibson Les Paul and multitrack recording). He was a gentleman and will be missed by all who met him and who were affected by his legacy.