Guitar Player -  May 2015 - AC/DC

Guitar Player - May 2015 - AC/DC


Guitar Player - May 2015 - AC/DC

In the May 2015 issue of Guitar Player, AC/DC's Angus Young tells all about the band's new album, what he needs in a guitar tone, what it's like to record without his bro, and more. Bonus: Super producer Brendan O'Brien talks about capturing AC/DC in the studio.

Later on, our frets section focuses on Andy Powers as he guides the future of guitar design at Taylor, and Michael Nicolella as he interprets Bach's cello suites.

Then, check out our featured artists and stories - Richie Kotzen combines old and new on his latest record, Arlen Roth's new record assembles nine slippery guitarists, and Laur Joamets' unique take on twang.

Also, Carl Verheyen on Performing, Craig Anderton on Technology, and Jason Becker on Creativity.


Under Investigation: A thorough examination of a particular style or player. This month: Jeff Beck Live in Tokyo.

You're Playing It Wrong: You might think you know how to play classic riffs like Crosby, Stills & Nash's "Suite: Judy Blue Eyes," Here's the absolute real deal.

Rhythm Workshop: If 6 Was 4

Plus: New Gear and reviews, our Annual Guide to Signature Guitars, Classic Gear 1955 Gretsch 6120 Chet Atkins Hollowbody, Guitar Strap Shifter, and more!