Night Ranger Covers AC/DC’s Dirty Deeds – Video

June 27, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

AC/DC Dirty Deeds Night Ranger Cover SongMany other guitarists have tried to emulate Angus Young’s distinctive guitar tone and fail. Night Ranger’s rhythm guitarist, Brad Gillis, stated in an interview conducted by if he had any reservations about taking on such a feat. Read more

AC/DC Signs Deal With the Devil (Wal-Mart) – Full Album Video

February 27, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

AC/DC Devil RockstarAC/DC, one of the heaviest hitters in the hard rock music world, has been in the studio working on their first new album in eight years titled, Black Ice; an album that will give any hairy woman a boner, including you – don’t believe me? Watch the video at the end of this story. Be sure to comment and tell us what you think of AC/DC’s album, Black Ice, or else you will be sent down the Highway To Hell and Thunderstruck! For Those About To Rock, read on…
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Is Angus Young Overrated?

August 13, 2009 by · 1 Comment 

Angus YoungThe topic of Angus Young, who is, of course, the lead guitarist in everlasting rock gobstopper AC/DC, comes up frequently in guitar circles, both with students and with peers. There are a lot of folks out there who aren’t sure if Angus is really any good and wonder if he might be a bit overrated as a guitar player, mostly due to the simple and straight ahead music his band plays. Read more

Top Ten Must Know Rock Guitar Riffs

June 16, 2009 by · 24 Comments 

Slash-Sweet-Child-O-MineThe guitar riff is central to rock and roll as we know it. A great intro riff identifies and emboldens a song and kicks the band (and the crowd) into overdrive. Rock history is filled with riffs that have changed the world and it is all of our jobs to learn to play as many of these as we can. That’s how we learn what greatness really is and how we absorb the vocabulary needed to craft our own riffs and songs. Read more

Guns N Roses ‘Chinese Democracy’ Top of the FAIL LIST?

August 19, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

Axl Rose Guns n Roses GNR's Chinese DemocracyBack on June 17th 2008 a leak of nine allegedly “mastered, finished” tracks from Guns N’ Roses’ long- delayed “Chinese Democracy” spiked a renewed circle of talk about whether the Axl Rose-led band will finally release the 14-years-in-the-making “Chinese Democracy“ album.

Some solid indications are finally emerging, suggesting that the album’s release could be imminent. That’s because, according to sources, negotiations are in the progress for “Chinese Democracy” to appear as an exclusive at one of the big stores — either Wal-Mart or Best Buy. Read more