Author Archives: MDuffy

Metal Mike Chlasciak Offers Lesson on Power Chord Variations

Metal Mike Chlasciak’s latest Guitar World column dives into the realm of power chords, specifically those in the style of metal standards like Metallica’s “Master of Puppets,” or Judas Priest’s “You’ve Got Another Thing Comin’.” “Common to all of the … Continue reading

Premier Guitar Tours 2014 Jackson Showcase at NAMM

Earlier this year, Premier Guitar gear editor Charles Saufley attended the 2014 NAMM Show in Anaheim, Calif., where he had the opportunity to get close to several of the new products Jackson has planned for the coming year. Led by Jackson’s … Continue reading

Miss May I Drop New Video for ‘Gone’

Miss May I has a new album called Rise of the Lion coming out on April 29, and the band celebrated the date announcement by releasing a video for the single “Gone.” Featuring Miss May I’s trademark mix of brutality … Continue reading

Lamb of God’s As the Palaces Burn Debuts in Philly, Now Showing Worldwide

Lamb of God’s highly-anticipated documentary As the Palaces Burn officially debuted on Feb. 16 at the Trocadero Theater in Philadelphia, but select cities around the world can check it out starting Feb. 27. The film began as a look at … Continue reading

David Ellefson Talks New Project Altitudes & Attitude

Megadeth’s David Ellefson recently spoke to Guitar World about collaborating with Anthrax’s Frank Bello on his newly released project, Altitudes & Attitude. While pairing two of the top metal bassists in the world might seem strange, Ellefson noted that it … Continue reading

Watch New Playthrough Videos From Hacride’s Adrien Grousset

Hacride guitarist Adrien Grousset definitely knows his way around a fretboard, and the French metaller recently offered sound evidence of those chops with two new playthrough videos. Not only does Grousset nail it on “Liquid,” which comes from 2007′s Amoeba, … Continue reading