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Gear Review: The Dollyrots Guitarist Luis Cabezas on His Gibson Guitars and Vintage Marshall Amps
Comments Gear Review » by: Chris Gonda on Apr 03, 2014
Their new album titled Barefoot and Pregnant is out now via Arrested Youth Records and the alternative rock/punk duo of Kelly…
Gear Review: Colossus of Destiny Guitarist Julien L. on His Orange Amp and Wild Custom Guitar Silverburst (The Baroness CT)
Comments Gear Review » by: Chris Gonda on Apr 02, 2014
The Parisian five-piece sludgecore/metal band known as Colossus of Destiny dropped their 6 track EP In Lesser Brightness on O…
Gear Review: The Raskins Guitarist Roger Raskin on His Custom GMP Guitars and Marshall 900 Dual Channel Amps
Comments Gear Review » by: Chris Gonda on Mar 31, 2014
The Raskins is an alternative rock band composed of twins Logan and Roger Raskin. Born and raised in New York City, the broth…
Gear Review: Mother Lead Guitarist Mike Gowen and Bassist Johnny on Their Rickenbacker 4003 and Gibson Les Paul Standard
Comments Gear Review » by: Chris Gonda on Mar 31, 2014
Released on March 18th in the USA, the EP A New Life is the HOT new release from Mother, a fucking rad new alternative hard r…
Interview with Our Last Enemy; Bassist Matt and Guitarist Bizz Talk New Album 'Pariah' and Much More
Comments Artist Chats » by: Bruce Moore on Mar 28, 2014
The Australian industrial metal band, Our Last Enemy, have just released their newest effort, Pariah via Eclipse Records and…
Gear Review: Mushroomhead Drummer Skinny Talks About His Neve V Channel Strip and 33609 Compressor
Comments Gear Review » by: Bruce Moore on Mar 27, 2014
Mushroomhead are preparing to release their newest offering, The Righteous & The Butterfly, on May 13, 2014. In order to delv…
Gear Review: Mile Marker Zero Guitarist John Tuohy on His Fractal Audio Axe-Fx II
Comments Gear Review » by: Chris Gonda on Mar 25, 2014
Mile Marker Zero are a five-piece rock band from New Haven, Connecticut that are getting ready to drop their new slab of fine…
Gear Review: Dream Theater Guitarist John Petrucci on His Signature Music Man Guitar "The Majesty"
Comments Gear Review » by: Bruce Moore on Mar 25, 2014
The two-time Grammy nominated progressive metal band Dream Theater kicked off the next leg of their North American tour on Ma…
Interview with 3 Years Hollow; Vocalist Jose Urquiza Talks New Album 'The Cracks', Pre-Show Rituals and More
Comments Artist Chats » by: Bruce Moore on Mar 24, 2014
The Illinois-based hard rock/metal quintet 3 Years Hollow have just released their newest recording, The Cracks, via Imagen R…
Gear Review: Bloody Hammers Lead Vocalist and Bassist Anders Manga on His Electro-Harmonix Big Muff Pedal
Comments Gear Review » by: Chris Gonda on Mar 23, 2014
The much-hyped group Bloody Hammers has already begun some intense promotion in light of the pending June 10th North American…
Gear Review: Sworn Enemy Guitarist Jeff Cummings on His Krank Krankenstein 100 Watt Guitar Head
Comments Gear Review » by: Chris Gonda on Mar 21, 2014
Queens, NY-based hardcore/metal quintet Sworn Enemy are going to be releasing their brand new album, Living on Borrowed Time,…
Gear Review: Odonis Odonis Drummer Jarod Gibson Explains the Band's Gear Configuration Called "THE WALL"
Comments Gear Review » by: Chris Gonda on Mar 20, 2014
Odonis Odonis hail from the land of the ever-growing wicked music scene, Toronto, Canada. Playing a form of music they label…
Gear Review: PUP Guitarist Steven Sladkowski on His Death By Audio Robot Pedal
Comments Gear Review » by: Chris Gonda on Mar 20, 2014
Toronto, Canada continues to produce bad-ass bands at an near alarming rate. But no one's fucking complaining, cause that's a…
Interview with Amon Amarth; guitarist Johan Söderberg talks 'Deceiver of the Gods' and Sweden
Comments Artist Chats » by: Carmen Monoxide on Mar 19, 2014
We recently had the opportunity to catch up with guitarist Johan Söderberg of fantasy/Viking/Norse mythology-inspired melodic…
Gear Review: Darkentries Guitarist Roger Caughman on His Sunn 1200S Amplifier
Comments Gear Review » by: Chris Gonda on Mar 18, 2014
Signed to the small label Retro Futurist Records, the Columbia, South Carolina-based post-doom quintet - composed of (Jonatha…
Gear Review: Comeback Kid Guitarist Jeremy Hiebert on His Gibson Guitars Including a Les Paul '76 Custom and SG Standard
Comments Gear Review » by: Chris Gonda on Mar 14, 2014
Winnipeg, MB-based, born, and bred Hardcore/Punk heroes, Comeback Kid, released their rip-roaring new album, Die Knowing, on…
Gear Review: Alaya Singer and Guitarist Evan Dunn on His Godin LGX-SA Guitar and Noise Cellar Pickups
Comments Gear Review » by: Chris Gonda on Mar 13, 2014
Chicago, IL natives and progressive metal trio, Alaya, are amped to release their debut album, Thrones, on March 17th via Bas…
Gear Review: The Pretty Reckless Front Woman Taylor Momsen on Her Band, Voice and Stereo C-12 Mic
Comments Gear Review » by: Chris Gonda on Mar 11, 2014
Fronted by the talented female vocalist Taylor Momsen, the New York-based alternative hard rockers The Pretty Reckless, are g…
...And Justice For Art: A Guide to (some of) the Best Metal Album Covers of 2014... so far - Featuring Behemoth, Cynic, Alcest, Orpheus Blade
Comments Artist Chats » by: Ramon Martos Garcia on Mar 10, 2014
2014 is just beginning and there already are a lot of interesting artworks adorning the covers of many Metal albums. We've se…
Gear Review: Emmure Guitarist Mike Mullholland on His Fractal Axe-Fx 2 Guitar Processor
Comments Gear Review » by: Chris Gonda on Mar 07, 2014
Queens, New York-based quintet Emmure are gearing up (pun intended) for the April 15th release of their seventh studio album,…
Gear Review: Servers Bassist Lee Wilde on His 4-String Warwick Thumb Bass
Comments Gear Review » by: Chris Gonda on Mar 06, 2014
On February 24th, UK rockers Servers released their debut album, Leave With Us, on both CD and digital format via Undergroove…
Gear Review: You Me At Six Lead Guitarist Chris Miller on His Marshall JCM800 and CMM1 Ibanez Guitar
Comments Gear Review » by: Chris Gonda on Mar 05, 2014
The Surrey, England-based quintet You Me At Six released their latest album, Cavalier Youth, on January 26, 2014 to rave revi…
Interview with Matt Sorum; Legendary Musician talks about His New Solo Effort 'Stratosphere'
Comments Artist Chats » by: Bruce Moore on Mar 04, 2014
I recently had the great pleasure of speaking with rock and roll Hall of Famer and legendary Guns N' Roses, The Cult, and Vel…
Gear Review: Onward, etc. Frontman Rosco Wuestewald on His Breedlove Passport OM/MMe Series Acoustic 5-String Guitar
Comments Gear Review » by: Chris Gonda on Mar 04, 2014
Due out on March 11th, 2014 via DC Jam Records, Sonder On is the rowdy new offering from folk punk band Onward, etc. Fronted…
Gear Review: Love Cream Lead Guitarist Nick Robinson on His Marshall DSL 100 Orange Crunch
Comments Gear Review » by: Chris Gonda on Feb 28, 2014
Dude... you need to hear this group; they're hilarious but also fucking rad! Adelaide, Australia is home to Love Cream, a gna…