2018 Digital Issue 11 November
Premier Guitar November 2018: In our cover story this month, Lzzy Hale and Joe Hottinger from hard-rock sensation Halestorm talk about their favorite gear and the process of writing for and recording their latest album, Vicious. Other artist interviews include a chat with punk legend James Williamson (formerly of the Stooges), rising classic-rock revivalists Sam and Jake Kiszka from Greta Van Fleet, and Cedric Burnside, son of blues god R.L. Burnside. Gear coverage this issue includes a comprehensive historical feature on vintage modulation effects by British gear guru Tony Miln, as well as 13 guitar and bass reviews, including the Mesa/Boogie Fillmore 50, Electro-Harmonix’s OpAmp Big Muff, the Marshall Origin 50C, SviSound’s RetroZoid Germanium Fuzz, the Fender Rumble Studio 40, ValveTrain’s PowerTrain Studio 20, the Nutter Guitars Astro Captain, Alexander Pedals’ Colour Theory, Greer Amps’ Tomahawk Deluxe, the ZT Lee Ranaldo Club, Malekko Heavy Industry’s Thicken, the Orange Terror Bass and OBC112, and the Marco N1 4-string.
In the print magazine only, we’ve also got 6-string transcriptions of three tunes: Deep Purple’s “Space Truckin’,” Guns N Roses’ “Mr. Brownstone,” and Cam’s “Burning House.”