Author Archives: MDuffy

Metal Mike Releases Metal Boot Camp DVD

Metal Mike Chlasciak is rallying legions of metalheads with his new DVD titled Metal For Life: Mastering Heavy Metal Guitar. With over two hours of instruction, Metal Mike teaches fans how to build power-chord variations, master the minor pentatonic scale … Continue reading

Jackson Q&A: Ryan Glisan of Allegaeon and Pyrithion

Ryan Glisan has been busy.  Shortly after releasing a sophomore full-length album in the middle of 2012 with his band Allegaeon, he received  an intriguing invite from As I Lay Dying frontman Tim Lambesis. Lambesis was looking to put together … Continue reading

Pyrithion’s Ryan Glisan Drops Play-Through for ‘The Invention of Hatred’

Pyrithion’s debut EP The Burden of Sorrow won’t drop until April 16, but guitarist Ryan Glisan (Allegaeon) has released a demo of the track “The Invention of Hatred.” Pyrithion is also made up of singer Tim Lambesis of As I Lay … Continue reading

Thrown Into Exile Release New EP

With a spot on the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival this summer, Los Angeles’ Thrown Into Exile has released a new self-titled EP. The four tracks are aggressive metal at its best, sure to pique fans interest in their live … Continue reading

Watch Scale the Summit Track Guitars for The Migration

Texas instrumental metallers Scale the Summit have been hard at work on their fourth album The Migration, which is scheduled to be released in June. Leading up to that date, the band is taking fans inside the studio with a … Continue reading

Slash Joins Anthrax Onstage in Hollywood

  During a recent Metal Alliance show at Hollywood’s House of Blues, Anthrax brought out more than just hits from their classic album Among the Living and gems from their recent covers release Anthems. Fans were also treated to a … Continue reading