Guitar Player - May 2013 - Jerry Cantrell

Guitar Player - May 2013 - Jerry Cantrell


Alice in Chains guitarist Jerry Cantrell discusses crafting massive riffs and killer tones, his bold bends, recording techniques, and much more.  Bonus!  Guitarist William DuVall and producer Nick Raskulenicz weigh in on Alice in Chains latest.

Under investigation - A thorough examination of a particular style or player.  This month:  The soulful guitars of James Brown.

You're playing it wrong - We all think we know how to play classic riffs like Jimi Hendrix's "Purple Haze."  Here's the right way to play "Purple Haze."

Speed Rating - Four Mini-Reviews:  
  • Providence Stampede DT Distorition
  • Ilitch Electronics Back Plate Noise Canceling System
  • Zymol Guitar Finish Products
  • D'Addario EXL110BT Nickel Wound Strings.

Tips & Techniques from:
  • Uli Jon Roth
  • Elliot Easton
  • Steve Rothery
  • Tyler Bryant

And much more!