Author Archives: MDuffy

Amoral Drops New Song Ahead of Album Release

Amoral has a new album Fallen Leaves & Dead Sparrows coming out in early 2014, and the Finnish metallers have already released their opening song. Titled “If Not Here, Where?” the track opens with nearly three minutes of acoustic guitar … Continue reading

Jackson Q&A: Death Angel’s Rob Cavestany

Death Angel has a new album called The Dream Calls for Blood coming out on Oct. 15 in North America (Oct. 11 in Europe), and by all accounts, it is just as brutal as their acclaimed 1987 debut The Ultra-Violence. … Continue reading

De La Tierra Posts New Studio Update

De La Tierra has a debut album coming out in November, having worked with producer Stanley Soares in Sao Paulo, Guadalajara, Buenos Aires and Los Angeles. The group, which includes Alex González (Maná), Andreas Kisser (Sepultura), Sr. Flavio (Los Fabulosos Cadillacs) … Continue reading

Wes Borland Dissects His Jackson King V

Limp Bizkit guitarist Wes Borland recently sat down with Total Guitar to dissect his left-handed Jackson King V. Noting that it is the main guitar he uses on stage, Borland offered a look at several of the axe’s unique modifications. … Continue reading

Watch a Full Set From Iron Maiden at Rock in Rio

Iron Maiden is currently on a tour that has taken the metal stalwarts around the world, and that included a recent stop at the Rock in Rio festival in Brazil. And for those that did not get a chance to … Continue reading

Iron Maiden, Megadeth, Anthrax and Testament Rule Battle of San Bernardino

It’s unclear if there really needed to be a champion of “The Battle of San Bernardino” last weekend, but each of the metal heavyweights that participated in the all-star concert certainly went for the title belt. A warm September evening … Continue reading