Shuggie Otis: Mr. Shoulda-Coulda-Woulda
At 12, he was a session player. At 21, he got an offer to join the Stones — which he turned down. Shuggie Otis is one unusual guitarist.
U2’s The Edge: How Does He Get That Sound?
U2’s music is largely defined by the instantly-recognizable guitar sound of The Edge. What are some of his tricks to achieve it?
You Told Us, We Dug Deep: 3 Underrated Guitarists
It was a heated debate on our Facebook page. So we took the most “likes” and asked musician John Montagna to weigh in on three top picks for “most underrated guitarist.”
“Nicky (Wonder) was my favorite guitar player ever.”
Guitarist Nicky Wonder blew Brian Wilson away — and became a member of his touring band. He also fronted a cool power-pop band, The Wondermints. Get to know him.
The Big Guitar Songs, 1955 to 1974
“Rock Around the Clock,” “Theme from ‘Shaft’,” “ I Feel Fine” – these are just some of the giant guitar hits that give us what we want: more guitar!