R.I.P. Robert Zildjian, Founder of Sabian Cymbals

Robert Zildjian, founder of Sabian Cymbals, has died. Zildjian beloned to the Zildjian family, one of the most famous names in the cymbals industry. Sabian has issued the following statement: It is with deep, deep sorrow that we announce the… Continue Reading

Korean Musician Luna Lee Covers Jimi Hendrix’s “Voodoo Chile” on a Gayageum

It’s commonplace nowadays for guitarists to post videos of themselves covering their favorite song. In fact, some who exude exceptional skills have become Internet stars. In a rather unusual and amazing twist on this form of hero worship, Korean musician… Continue Reading

Slash Joins DJ Chuckie, Betatraxx at Ultra Music Festival

Ultra Music Festival is known for showcasing the best DJs in the world. But yesterday that tradition was broken when DJ Chuckie invited former Guns N’ Roses guitarist Slash on stage to perform a collaborative track produced with Betatraxx. Slash… Continue Reading

The Romance is Over: My Chemical Romance Call It A Day

After 12 years and four albums, My Chemical Romance have announced that they are disbanding. A moment of silence, please. The band issued the following statement: “Being in this band for the past 12 years has been a true blessing.… Continue Reading

R.I.P. Alvin Lee

Pioneering British blues guitarist Alvin Lee has died. According to a message on alvinlee.com, “With great sadness, we have to announce that Alvin unexpectedly passed away early this morning after unforeseen complications following a routine surgical procedure,. We have lost… Continue Reading