Hello and welcome to issue 68 of Guitar Interactive Magazine!
A band known for blurring the lines between contemporary hard rock and heavy metal for over 15 years—Alter Bridge builds upon the sound that has won them worldwide critical acclaim and a devoted global fan base, with their sixth studio album 'Walk The Sky,' which drops this month. Guitar Interactive Magazine catches up with Myles Kennedy and Mark Tremonti for an exclusive performance of the band's new single "Wouldn't You Rather" from the Jimi Hendrix Flat in London, plus chat about the latest album and upcoming tour.
As the lead guitarist for the legendary rock band KISS, Tommy Thayer's career in music has been even more than a dream come true. With the NYC music icons embarking on their final tour of the globe, Gi chats with Tommy at the band's London show at the O2 for an exclusive interview, and a close-up look at his touring rig.
If that’s not enough, as with every issue, we have a fantastic Tech Session from Jamie Humphries on one of the finest guitarists to ever come from the UK’s shores, Mark Knopfler.
As usual, with every issue, we have a whole host of the latest and best gear reviews from around the world of guitar, with our team of world-class gear reviewers offering their unique insight, expertise, and personality which as always, I hope you will enjoy, However, if that’s not enough, don’t forget all of our exclusive lessons from Tom Quayle, Giorgio Serci and Shauna Tohill.