Author Archives: MDuffy

Check Out a Trailer for the Faceless’ ‘Deconsecrate’

Southern Californian  death metallers the Faceless have a new music video on the way for “Deconsecrate,” a track off their third album, Autotheism. But until its official release, all we have to whet our appetites is a 41-second trailer.

Get Your Chops Back in Shape with Metal Mike’s New Guitar World Column

Metal Mike Chlasciak is back with a new Guitar World lesson that focuses on keeping your guitar skills in shape during the winter months. “Over the years, I’ve noticed that guitar playing is like a winter sport,” he noted.  ”During … Continue reading

Ask the Artist with Phil Demmel: Episode 1

Phil Demmel of Machine Head is Jackson’s man on the scene, hitting up metal shows around the world to talk with some of the best guitarists on the planet. In the inaugural edition of “Ask the Artist,” Demmel finds out … Continue reading

Scott Ian Breaks Down His Rig

Anthrax’s Scott Ian boasts a hefty collection of Jackson guitars, including his signature Soloist, and he takes a few of them on the road. Premier Guitar caught up with Ian during a stop at the Vic Theatre in Chicago, and … Continue reading

Go Inside the Studio with Scale the Summit

Shortly after announcing that its Spring 2013 album will be titled The Migration, Texas instrumental group Scale the Summit released behind-the-scenes footage from the writing sessions. The Migration will be the follow-up to 2011′s The Collective.

World Under Blood Drops Video for ‘Into the Arms of Cruelty’

CKY vocalist/guitarist Deron Miller’s melodic death metal project World Under Blood recently released a video for “Into the Arms of Cruelty.” The track, which is an attempt to bring awareness to child abuse, comes off World Under Blood’s debut album Tactical.