Posts Tagged “digital guitar player”

The Definitive Steve Morse

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Steve Morse has been one of the most influential guitar players in music history. He has been a member of the Dixie Dregs, Kansas as well as Deep Purple for over almost twenty years. He even has his own band, the Steve Morse band. Morse is known for his unique picking, note choice, fast runs…

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Taka Minamino – December 2014

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Taka Minamino – December 2014

  While listening to a random album we heard our guitar player of the month. Digital Guitar Player would like to deliver the ultimate christmas gift to our readers. ¬†Taka Minamino hails from Osaka, Japan and is a 2005 graduate of the Musicians Institute in Japan. We discovered Taka while listening to yet another Derek…

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Stevie Ray Vaughan Live From Austin Texas

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Stevie Ray Vaughan Live From Austin Texas

This week’s #tbt moment is the performance of Steve Ray Vaughan performing ‘Leave My Little Girl Alone’ from ‘Live in Austin, Texas’. This was one of my favorite performances by SRV. I get shivers when I listen to that guitar solo. SRV was on fire that night. This can be seen on the

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Andy Timmons with Danger Danger 1992

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Andy Timmons with Danger Danger 1992

This week’s throwback Thursday is Andy Timmons performing the hit, ‘Naughty Naughty’ live in 1992 with Danger Danger.

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WHITESNAKE’s LIVE IN 84 – BACK TO THE BONE FINALLY RELEASED

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WHITESNAKE’s LIVE IN 84 – BACK TO THE BONE FINALLY RELEASED

I have been watching updates of this recording and DVD to be released on facebook for months. This is so exciting because there is not much Whitesnake music available that has John Sykes on guitar and the late Jon Lord (Deep Purple) playing his last Whitesnake gig on keyboards. The band even has legendary late…

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Tony MacAlpine – Shred Guitar – Complete Instructional – 1992

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Tony MacAlpine – Shred Guitar – Complete Instructional – 1992

Since this is Tony MacAlpine month at Digital Guitar Player we would like to spotlight a neat instructional video that we found on YouTube. Tony discusses some of his shred techniques and offers inspiring tips for guitar players. In 52 minutes MacAlpine performs with his band showcasing his technique. He also reviews his techniques making…

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Tina S Up and Coming Guitar Player at 15

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Tina S Up and Coming Guitar Player at 15

Tina S is another amazing google discovery by Digital Guitar Player. She has been out making a name for herself on YouTube as well as showcased in guitar magazines. Take note of how flawlessly she plays guitar masterpieces by Yngwie Malmsteen, Steve Vai, Eddie Van Halen, Vivaldi, John Petrucci and even Gary Moore. Tina hails…

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Lynch Mob Covers Killer Bad Company Song

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Lynch Mob Covers Killer Bad Company Song

Lynch Mob comes out with yet another spectacular recording as they prepare for a new album release. The name of the new album is ‘Sun Red Sun’. As a promotional release to get the fans excited they have released a single that covers Bad Company’s legendary song ‘Burnin’ Sky’. This album is due out on…

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Eric Clapton

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Eric Clapton

Eric Clapton is a living legend that is responsible for pioneering how guitar is played by most that came after him. The Digital Guitar Player Throwback Thursday for this week is honoring Eric Clapton’s first solo album dating back to 1970 titled, ‘Eric Clapton’. The legendary album included hits like the JJ Cale cover of…

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Tony MacAlpine November 2014 Guitar Player of the Month

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Tony MacAlpine November 2014 Guitar Player of the Month

A true virtuoso on the guitar and other instruments Tony MacAlpine has proven to be a master musician. He is an instrumental rock musician that has also played with other bands including a tenure in Steve Vai’s band. ¬†He was raised in Springfield, Massachussets and was widely inspired by classical music. He was part of…

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