Author Archives: MDuffy

Phil Collen To Appear At The Music Zoo

Def Leppard and Manraze guitarist Phil Collen will be appearing at The Music Zoo in New York on Friday, July 13 for an autograph session. According to the Music Zoo, the free meet and greet will take place around 1 … Continue reading

Metal Mike Drops New Lesson On Power Chords Built From Fourths

Metal Mike Chlasciak has released a new lesson via Guitar World that focuses on using two-note power chords built from fourths. “Most power chord forms in rock and metal and comprised of either two or three notes, usually with the … Continue reading

Periphery Release New Music Video For ‘Make Total Destroy’

With their highly anticipated sophomore album, Periphery II: This Time It’s Personal, hitting stores this week, Periphery also dropped a music video for the lead single, “Make Total Destroy.” Periphery II features guest appearances by John Petrucci (Dream Theater), Guthrie Govan … Continue reading

Anthrax Rocks Record Crowd At 2012 Mayhem Festival

The 2012 Mayhem Festival got off to a big bang this weekend in San Bernadino, Calif., as a record 26,150 fans in attendance made up the largest crowd in event history, according to Mayhem officials. That would be 4,000 more … Continue reading

Kreator & Accept Announce Teutonic Terror Attack

German metal heavyweights Kreator and Accept announced plans to take over North America with their upcoming Teutonic Terror Attack. Beginning Sept. 5 in Washington D.C., the tour will run through 23 shows that end with and Oct. 4 gig in … Continue reading

Metal Mike Chlasciak To Lead Clinic At Drome Sound

Halford guitarist and shredder extraordinaire Metal Mike Chlasciak is set to lead a free clinic at Drome Sound in Schenectady, N.Y., on June 30. Metal Mike has been hard at work finishing up his upcoming solo album, The Metalworker, having … Continue reading