Guitar Player - October 2016 - Paul Gilbert
The October issue of Guitar Player features Paul Gilbert
The world's foremost expert on terrifying guitar talks about his less-Scarified approach, how he learned not to suck at slide, and why it's good to have low expectations. bonus! Gilbert breaks down his gear choices for his latest, I Can Destroy.
Features: Mike Eldred
Opening Shots: We get up close and personal with the gigs, the gear, the guts, and the glory that make playing guitar the coolest thing in the world.
- Feature Lesson - Thumb/Finger Independence
- New Column: Music Reading - Reading is fundamental! This month: Key Signature Explained
- Greg Koch Lesson of Doom An Introduction to Sonic Wrongdoing
- Classic Riff Queen's "We Will Rock You"
Riffs: Guthrie Trapp takes care of business, Jim Campilongo bops to Brisbane, Gary Brawer talks refrets, Steve Hunter gets folksy, and more!
Frets: Laurence Juber
Yamaha SLG200S Steel - String Silent Guitar
Vintage Excerpt Roger H. Siminoff on the Nature of Necks (from the March 1984 issue of Frets)