It's hard to believe it's been 35 years since Rick Nielsen and Cheap Trick wanted Japan to want them. We check in with Mr. five-neck about that album and how his band has endured since. Bonus! Jol Dantzig talks about creating Nielsen's iconic Hamer instruments.
Devour these Lessons:
- A thorough examination of the Terry Kath style.
- Rhythm Workshop
- You're Playing it Wrong - Led Zeppelin - "Rock and Roll"
- Fretboard Recipes - Intervallic Designs Part 6, excerpted from Jesse Gress' Guitar Cookbook.
20 Boutique Pedals, rounded up and reviewed. A Hallmark Guitars roundup. Godin Multiac Steel Duet Ambiance. Mini reviews of CruzTools Standard and Cheater Truss Rod Drivers, Jason Lollar Lollarton Pickups, Goby Labs GBU-300 Guitar Stand, Canare GR20F Instrument Cable.
All this and much more in the July 2013 issue of Guitar Player magazine!