Hailee Steinfeld Teams Up with Alesso and Florida Georgia Line for 2017 AMA Performance

Multi-talented actress/singer Hailee Steinfeld was on stage at the 2017 American Music Awards this past Sunday, performing an incredible rendition of her hit song “Let Me Go” featuring country duo Florida Georgia Line and Swedish DJ Alesso. Guitarist Andrew Watt, who helped write the top 10 track, backed up the star-studded performance on his gorgeous

Watch the War on Drugs Perform ‘Strangest Thing’ Live on KCRW

Today, Philly indie band the War on Drugs bring us their fourth studio album, A Deeper Understanding, which recently earned high praise from Consequence of Sound reviewer David Sackllah. “Throughout A Deeper Understanding, The War On Drugs develop their strengths, taking what they do best and airing it out. A master class in widening scope, the

T.S.O.L. Rage and Reminisce on Coachella Stage

Long Beach, California punk stalwarts T.S.O.L. (True Sounds of Liberty) actually played one of Golden Voice's first-ever shows back in December 1981, but it wasn't until last weekend that they appeared on its famed Coachella festival bill. Nearly four decades into their storied career, it came at an exciting time as the band released new

Cage the Elephant Drop Video and Perform ‘Cold Cold Cold’ Live

Earlier this month Cage the Elephant appeared on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert, where shrouded in red light, the Kentucky rockers gave a live performance of "Cold Cold Cold." The band then dropped the new music video for the Rolling Stones' inspired cut, which is set in an eerie asylum and follows a man

Premier Guitar Channels Scotty Moore for New Guitar Lesson

Ever wonder how to achieve that classic sound Scotty Moore made famous? Premier Guitar's John Bohlinger straps on a White Falcon, and breaks down the galloping techniques that will have you strumming like Elvis Presley's legendary guitarist in no time. Watch Bohlinger's step-by-step instruction below to easily master the I-IV-V cascading progression, complete with picking

Hailey Steele is #LetTheGirlsPlay Featured Artist of the Month

Hailey Steele is February’s featured artist for Taste of Country’s #LetTheGirlsPlay—an initiative that highlights a rising female star in country music every month. In a Taste of Country in-depth article, Steele talks candidly about the highs and lows of her career, including her 2011 appearance on The Voice and co-writing hits, such as RaeLynn’s “Boyfriend.”

Billy Duffy Unveils his ‘Evil Twins’ in Guitar Player

Cult guitarist Billy Duffy unveils his "evil twins" - his signature White and Black Falcon - in the Guitar Player magazine February 2016 issue. After having rolled out a Gretsch signature White Falcon model in 2013, the company added a limited run of a Black Falcon in late 2015. "It was Ian [Astbury, Cult vocalist],

Ken Yokoyama Debuts New Video for ‘I Won’t Turn Off My Radio’

Japanese punk icon Ken Yokoyama recently dropped a video for the track "I Won't Turn Off My Radio" a rocking song with his trademark high-speed guitars and shout-along choruses. In the clip, Yokoyama shines in the spotlight while wielding a beautiful Gretsch White Falcon. Watch the video below and click here for more information on

Gretsch Custom Shop Introduces New Vintage-Correct Cadillac G Tailpieces

The craftsmen in the Gretsch Custom Shop have taken yet another step towards making the most historically accurate Gretsch guitars they can. After almost a year of research, development and production, new White Penguin and White Falcon guitars coming out of the Custom Shop will feature redesigned vintage correct Cadillac G tailpieces. Gretsch

Billy Duffy Talks White Falcon With Total Guitar

By Jimmy Smith It’s no surprise to hear that Billy Duffy loves his White Falcon. Seeing the Cult guitarist with the majestic Gretsch six-string is a common sight for Duffy fanatics.  Recently, Total Guitar magazine sat down with Duffy to see how it all started. “I always thought it was like a mythical kind of