Author Archives: MDuffy

Crown the Empire Drops New Video for ‘Bloodline’

Texas metalcore band Crown the Empire recently released a video for the track “Bloodline,” which comes off their latest album, The Resistance: Rise of the Runaways, The clip depicts the band raging out to the song in a dimly lit … Continue reading

Check Out Machine Head’s New Album Trailer

Machine Head’s upcoming album, Bloodstone & Diamonds, will be released in North America on Nov. 10, and the band recently posted a trailer in which they talk about their approach to the new music. “The feeling is just being at one with what … Continue reading

Mystica Girls Unlock ‘Gates of Hell’ in New Video

Mexican metallers Mystica Girls recently dropped a new video for the track “Gates of Hell,” which comes off their album of the same name. The clip shows the all-female group shredding through the song while a mysterious figure develops photographs of … Continue reading

David Ellefson to Hold Jackson Clinic at the Music Zoo

Jackson guitars and the Music Zoo have teamed up to host a clinic featuring Megadeth’s David Ellefson and Chris Broderick, who will discuss their Jackson signature bass and guitar models on Wednesday, Nov. 12 from 6 – 9 p.m. at … Continue reading

GAK Music Demos a SL2 Pro Series Soloist

U.K.’s GAK Music recently put a Jackson SL2 Pro Series Soloist through the paces in a new video demo. The clip highlights a few of the instrument’s key features and then demonstrates its sound and playability. Check out the demo … Continue reading

Metal Mike Covers Suspended Chords in New Guitar World Lesson

Metal Mike Chlasciak’s latest Guitar World lesson covers suspended chords in metal rhythm guitar. “It’s not uncommon for a great metal riff to jump back and forth from one type of harmonic environment to another, such as from the natural … Continue reading