Issue 289 is on sale

In Guitarist issue 289, on sale 12 April –

JOHN 5: NEW KING OF SHRED
He's back with a fearsome new instrumental album and a Tele collection to die for

FREDDIE KING'S BLUES
10-page special feature: we interview John Mayall about his tribute album to the great bluesman, and chart his influence on the generation that followed him

NEW GRETSCH REISSUES
Gretsch returns with fresh takes on two of its classics

ON THE ROAD WITH… EAGLES OF DEATH METAL
The skinny on that G N'R tour incident, plus many other boogie-rockin' secrets of life on the road

SOUNDCHECK
Advice on gear, maintenance, songwriting, the music business and comment for Charles Shaar Murray

THE BEST GEAR REVIEWS
Reviewed this issue:
Electrics from Gretsch, St Blues, Burns and Washburn
Acoustics: We round up four budget acoustics for under £300
Amps from Mesa and Torres
Bass from Eden
FX from Buford, BOSS, Colorsound
Recording gear from Tascam

… and much more!

TECHNIQUES
Learn Iron Maiden's Phantom Of The Opera, with complete tablature and backing tracks on your CD

PLUS
We dissect the styles of Chuck Bery, Mike Stern, Michael Schenker Dominic Miller and analyse time signatures for rhythm guitarists

WIN
A John 5 Signature Telecaster worth £699

Guitarist 289 is on sale 12 April: don't miss out!

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