Jeff Beck's friends offer tributes to the guitarist described by his peers as the greatest of them all.
'I FEEL THAT I'M KIND OF underrated...'
In 2008, Harvey Goldsmith got a phone call that changed his life...and revived Jeff Beck's career.
THE BEST OF Jeff Beck...IN HIS OWN WORDS
Brian May called him the Guv'nor. Fellow Yardbird Chris Dreja called him \"a fucking genius\", and he's been enlisted by everyone from Mick Jagger to Stevie Wonder. In 2008, Jeff Beck talked us through his favorite moments from a career that's included stints in the Yardbirds, the Jeff Beck Group and a series of solo albums that redefined what the guitar can do.
As Jeff Beck prepared for his 2009 Rock Hall honors and show-stopping all-star jam, he sat down for a timely reflection on a life devoted to guitar.
After going quiet in the 1980s, Jeff Beck returned to form with Guitar Shop, beginning a journey of rediscovery that culminated with Jeff.
In 1968, Jeff Beck found success on his own terms, with his own group. What came after would be infinitely harder.
BECK, PAGE, MOON & THE BIRTH OF Led Zeppelin
In a small London studio, two Yardbirds, one member of the Who and a pair of passing session maestros united to record a spontaneous instrumental track. This is the story of \"Beck's Bolero.\"
SHAPES of THINGS
They had Eric Clapton. They had Jeff Beck. They had Jimmy Page. In the late '60s no other band could get close to them. And without the Yardbirds there would be no Led Zeppelin.
HI HO, Silver Lining
Jeff Beck had been soundly defeated in his attempts at blues-rock success. With nothing to lose, he turned to jazz-rock fusion. The result was his biggest commercial success: Blow by Blow.
JEFF BECK & Jimmy Page
As teenagers, they jammed and traded licks. As young men they changed the sound of rock and roll. In 1999, Jeff Beck and Jimmy Page sat down to riff about their history together and apart, for a rare reunion of two rock guitar giants.
BRUSH WITH the Blues
From Cliff Gallup to Buddy Guy, the roots of Jeff Beck's guitar journey are planted in the fertile post-war guitar boom.
A glimpse of a feeling
With his guitar, looper and effects, Danish guitarist Jakob Bro captures moods in dreamy improvisations. His three recent and new releases are remarkable reflections on the mystery of music.
How I Wrote...\"Round and Round\"
Warren DeMartini reveals how he spun a riff into Ratt's pop-metal smash.
Boss DS-1W Waza Craft Distortion
M-EQ Driver pedal
Agena Envelope Filter, Arcas Compressor Sustainer, Mariner Tremolo, Orbit Phaser and Titan Boost
A celebration of the musical artistry and technological ingenuity of Boston's Tom Scholz.
AT THE SPEED OF Les
In 1948, Les Paul turned the recording industry on its head with \"Lover\" and its \"space-age\" guitars. Seventy-five years later, we're still reeling from his breakthrough multitrack single.
From major stars to cult heroes, these players are experimenting across multiple genres, from jazz to metal and beyond.
THE CURIOUS GUITAR OF Bill frisell
He treats every note as a question. It's an approach that's made him a favorite of artists across the spectrum. GP asks the guitar legend a few questions of our own.
As Crazy Horse drop their latest, World Record, Nils Lofgren reflects on his tenure with Neil Young, his new tour with Bruce, and his latest obsession: the pedal steel.
It has a baseball bat neck and a virtually flat fretboard, but this 1964 Greenburst \"Jetstar\" M.I.J. mongrel mash-up is loud and ready to rock.
The Lima brothers put their personal style on a selection of classical standards.
This 1964 Gretsch Corvette Model 6135 brings vintage bling to those on a budget.
MY CAREER IN FIVE SONGS
With over 40 years as Bryan Adams' guitarist, Keith Scott knows the tales behind the Songwriters Hall of Fame nominee's best tracks.
From fingerboards to guitar etiquette Jeff \"Skunk\" Baxter offers advice to make you a better (and more chill) guitarist.
Blues-soul firebrand Eddie 9V conjures up the ghosts of Macon's fabled Capricorn Studios on his electrifying new release.
Well known for his hugely detailed and exquisite custom builds, Seth Baccus is expanding his output starting with this bolt-on Shoreline.