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Zakk Wylde’s Black Label Society Performing On Lake Night With Seth Meyers On May 6

Zakk Wylde’s Black Label Society have been announced as the musical guest on Late Night with Seth Meyers on Tuesday, May 6.  The band will perform “My Dying Time” from their recently released albumCatacombs of the Black Vatican, which debuted at #1 on …
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Black Label Society Scores #1 Debut On Indie, Rock & Metal Charts

Black Label Society made a major debut this week with their highly anticipated new album Catacombs of the Black Vatican scoring #1 on the Independent chart, #1 on the Rock chart and #1 on the Metal chart, in addition to …
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Zakk Wylde Kicks Off New Tour Dates In Anticipation of Upcoming Black Label Society Album Release

Fresh from of an acoustic solo sold out tour in Canada, guitar icon and Black Label Society frontman Zakk Wylde is back on the road as part of the Experience Hendrix Tour, which kicked off this weekend and will continue …
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Zakk Wylde: I Love All My Gibson Guitars

Zakk Wylde is known for his blazing Les Paul Bullseyes, Explorers and Flying Vs, but there’s a new Wylde model on the block: The limited edition Zakk Wylde Moderne of Doom. The Moderne of Doom is modeled after the legendary, yet never released, third member of the Modernist Series of the late 1950s: the Gibson Moderne. A few highlights include a Zakk Wylde design with a maple top and mahogany back, a maple neck with a Richlite fingerboard, EMG 81 …
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10 All-Star Tips For Improving Your Guitar Skills

When you’ve just started out playing guitar, it is always a good idea to draw inspiration from other guitarists around you. There’s nothing better than learning from other musicians. An experienced guitarist can certainly steer you in the right direction as you try to strum your first few chords on the six string. But surely, nothing would be better than getting advice from your guitar heroes, right? Slash spoke to Guitar World about how he’s been able to become one of the world’s best guitar players with a limited knowledge of scales…
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10 Les Paul Stars of the 1980s

As in the 1970s, the 1980s saw many guitar stars rocking Gibson Les Pauls in their own glory days. Here are just 10 players, of all genres and in no order, who kept the Les Paul cool and coveted in the decade of decadence. Randy Rhoads. Although a cult guitar hero in Quiet Riot, Randy Rhoads truly went stellar on Ozzy Osbourne’s first two solo albums, Blizzard of Ozz (1980) and Diary of a Madman (1981). A master of churningly-heavy riffs, jazz/classical melodies and super-shredding solos, Rhoads was a rare talent…
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