In issue 299 of Guitarist, on sale now...
TAYLOR'S NEW SOLIDBODY ARRIVES
Taylor's first-ever solidbody electric guitars make their debut, sporting innovative design and looks to match. Will they be serious rivals to the big players in the market?
This legendary Nashville sessioneer takes time out to talk about his glittering 30-year-long career, his mind-blowing acoustic technique and his B-Bender... for an acoustic? PLUS fantastic video lesson on the CD
ON THE ROAD WITH... OCEANSIZE
The Brit stars-in-waiting take us backstage for a walkthrough of the gear behind their awesome triple-guitar live sound
Is this guitar slinger and John Mayall sidekick the classiest Texan blues technician since the late great Stevie Ray? Find out here… PLUS video teaser of Buddy in action on CD
Return of the living shred: Vinnie Moore and Billy Sheehan explain the musical intricacies of their new three-piece project, Devil's Slingshot
BLACKSTAR ARTISAN A15 & A30
Exclusive review of these eagerly awaited, relatively affordable, handwired boutique amps from the men behind some of Marshall's finest amps
THE LATEST GEAR
Two new combos offering classic voicings at a low price
Is it an electric guitar, or is it… art?
St Blues 61 South
The best bits of a Tele, a 335 and a Les Paul Special – all in one package?
Apple's sequencer gets cheaper and better
... and much more
ON THE CD
Play Like Jeff Beck
Learn how to play lead like this master of the Stratocaster: Style File with full audio and backing tracks
Audio demos of all the gear featured in the magazine
Buddy Whittington and Brad Davis on video