Author Archives: MDuffy

Megadeth’s Chris Broderick Sets Two Clinic Dates

Megadeth’s Chris Broderick is slated to make two in-store appearances in the coming weeks, as the guitarist will stop by Rainbow Guitars in Tuscon, Ariz., on Oct. 25 and Gearhounds in Wildomar, Calif., on Oct. 26. Join Broderick up close … Continue reading

Watch Gwar Cover Kansas’ ‘Carry On Wayward Son’

With a new tour set to kick off this week, Gwar stopped by the AV Club offices to participate in the final Undercover session of the year. And with it being the last live session, the only song left to cover … Continue reading

Scott Ian Debuts New Series, Blood & Guts

Scott Ian’s new YouTube series, Blood and Guts, debuted this week with a bang. Or more appropriately, a smash. On the initial offering, the Anthrax guitarist hung out with legendary effects artist Greg Nicotero in his KNB EFX studio.  Nicotero’s … Continue reading

Hirax Releasing Three-Part Song: ‘La Boca de la Bestia’

Legendary thrashers Hirax recently announced that they will release a new single – “La Boca de la Bestia (The Mouth of the Beast)” – on Dec. 14. A limited-edition 12″ vinyl version of the single with bonus tracks is also … Continue reading

Live Recap: Kreator Thrashes Hollywood Crowd

After 13 studio albums, Kreator definitely has a broad catalog to draw upon during the German thrashers’ current Teutonic Terror Attack tour. But this week at the Avalon in Hollywood, Kreator’s fans responded just as heartily to the new tracks … Continue reading

Watch a New Review of an Adrian Smith SDX

French guitarist NeoGeofanatic regularly posts reviews and performances on his official YouTube channel, and the latest features a shredding performance of of Iron Maiden’s “The Wicker Man” with an Adrian Smith SDX. Watch the demo below.