​Video: Tony Iommi to appear on new talent show Guitar Star

According to Guitar World, Black Sabbath's guitarist Tony Iommi will appear as a mentor on "Guitar Star", a new British talent show. In an interview above with Sky Arts' team, the musician discusses what makes a great guitarist.

"Guitar Star" is a show focused on guitarists, the winner of which will play on the main stage of Latitude festival in Suffolk, England. The program debuts on June 9 via Sky Arts channel.

The Mexican duo Rodrigo y Gabriela and jazz guitarist Lee Ritenour will also take part with Tony Iommi in "Guitar Star".

See also: "Bloody fingers". How Black Sabbath's guitarist invented his own style

Photo: Tony Iommi