AC/DC Premiere ‘Shot In The Dark’ Video

Aussie rockers AC/DC made a roaring return to music this week with the premiere of the music video for “Shot In The Dark,” the title track for upcoming seventieth studio album. “This album was guided by Malcolm’s vision,” said Angus Young in an interview with NME. “He was there from the beginning, and he’s the

‘Acoustic Guitar’ Loves the Gretsch G9520E Gin Rickey’s Tonal Offerings

Acoustic Guitar magazine’s Nick Millevoi gave the new Gretsch G9520E Gin Rickey Acoustic/Electric guitar a glowing review in the October issue. “Based on the Rex guitars that Gretsch was making back in the 1930s through ’50s, the Gin Rickey is a low-cost offering ($249) that would serve as a cool entry-level instrument,” wrote Millvoi. Given its body

Guitarist Chris Rocha Shows Off the Tone of His Gretsch Falcon in New ‘#ToneTuesday’

Dove Award-winning guitarist Chris Rocha showed off his Gretsch® G6136T Players Edition Falcon™ Hollow Body with String-Thru Bigsby® in an all-new installment of Gretsch #ToneTuesday. “This is the first Gretsch Falcon I have ever had, and the way it plays is ridiculous,” said Rocha. The G6136T comes with High Sensitive Filter’Tron™ bridge and neck pickups

AC/DC Release Lead Single From Upcoming Album ‘POWER UP’

After teasing fans with a 30-second clip of their new single, AC/DC revved up the anticipation of their upcoming seventeenth studio album POWER UP with the release of the official audio video to “Shot In The Dark.” The teaser clip to “Shot In The Dark” captured stills of the guys performing, including Stevie Young on

Pop-Country’s Caroline Jones Debuts ‘The Party’s Over’ Video

Pop-country singer and songwriter Caroline Jones today debuted the video for “The Party’s Over,” a unique rendition of an old jazz standard from 1956 musical Bells Are Ringing. “I grew up singing American Songbook classics as part of my classical vocal training,” shared Jones. “I have always loved ‘The Party’s Over’ and dreamed of recording my own

Kesha Covers T. Rex on ‘Tonight Show’

Kesha appeared last week on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, where she performed T. Rex’s iconic “Children of the Revolution” from new tribute album Angelheaded Hipster: The Songs of Marc Bolan & T. Rex. Dressed in a silvery ensemble complete with shimmering body paint and a matching Gretsch® G6129T-59 Vintage Select ’59 Silver Jet™

Rabea Massaad Demos Gretsch G5260 Electromatic Jet Baritone

U.K. guitarist Rabea Massaad demoed the Dark Cherry Metallic Gretsch G5260 Electromatic® Jet™ Baritone with V-Stoptail, and highly enjoyed the instrument’s complex tones and diversity. Rabea kicked off his demo with atmospheric rock tones in A-standard tuning before diving into guttural, Soundgarden-esque hard rock riffs. “One thing I really like about this being tuned to

Jeffrey Kunde Kicks off ‘Gretsch Tone Tuesday’ Series with Limited Edition Penguin

Jesus Culture guitarist Jeffrey Kunde kicked off the first-ever installment of Gretsch Tone Tuesday with a slick demo of the new G6134T-LTD Limited Edition Penguin. “Over the next few weeks we will be featuring some really sweet [Gretsch] guitars starting with this one!” said Kunde. “I call it the purple Penguin because it’s this cool

Orville Peck Drops New EP ‘Show Pony’

Canadian country musician Orville Peck’s much-awaited EP Show Pony dropped last Friday on Columbia Records, featuring one cover and five new original songs, including a duet with country pop star Shania Twain. "I kind of wanted it to feel like if Neil Young and Crazy Horse wrote a '90s country-rock song for Shania Twain [laughs],

KT Tunstall Talks Gear on ‘Guitar Nerds’ Podcast

Scottish singer and guitarist KT Tunstall recently joined the Guitar Nerds podcast, touching on a what led her to utilize live looping and the Gretsch White Falcon she donned at the 2006 Brit Awards. “I was just so bored of the singer-songwriter, open mic night bullshit of sitting on stage with a guitar playing emotional