Bandmo called Paul Hackett "one of the most interesting webmasters in the online music world." Paul started Guitar Noise in the late nineties and still runs the site today. He can usually be found traveling and learning new languages. Paul's life outside Guitar Noise unfolds at paulhackett.ca.
David’s newest book The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Guitar comes out on October 5 but you can miss the lines by entering to win a free copy today. We’re giving away two free autographed copies every month.
Since our featured artist of the month is John Fogerty I thought it would be fun to write about the best CCR songs for guitar. These songs are relatively easy to play and likely to be recognized, even when played by beginners.
In less than four years CCR had more hit songs that became classics than most guitarists can play. Pretty amazing considering one guy is responsible for it all. John Fogerty is truly one of the legends of rock guitar and rock music.
On October 2, 2017, one week after completing the Heartbreaker’s 40th Anniversary Tour, Tom Petty suffered cardiac arrest at his home in Malibu. He later died at UCLA hospital in Santa Monica – less than a month from his 67th birthday.
Rolling Stone magazine lists B. B. King at #3 on their “100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time.” Known as the “King of the Blues,” this Mississippi native has played at over 15,000 concerts worldwide, including Glastonbury in 2011.