Author Archives: MDuffy

Job For A Cowboy Streaming New Tracks

Arizona death metallers Job for a Cowboy have a new album – Demoncracy – coming out April 10, but the band has already released three tracks. Via MetalUnderground.com, fans can stream “Black Discharge,” while Guitar World is hosting “Imperium Wolves” … Continue reading

Metal Mike Offers New Guitar World Column

Metal Mike Chlasciak is back with the latest edition of his Guitar World column, Metal For Life. “As much as I love guitar parts built from fast and hyper-syncopated power-chord figures, some of the heaviest riffs I’ve ever heard are … Continue reading

Strung Out Releases New Video For ‘City Lights’

California punk rockers Strung Out recently premiered their new video for “City Lights,” which comes off their 2011 best-of compilation, Top Contenders. Directed by Elliot Dillman of Bankrupt Films, the clip is one of three new songs among the 23 tracks … Continue reading

Revocation Rocks The Music Zoo

David Davidson and Dan Gargiulo of Revocation recently made an in-store appearance at The Music Zoo in Roslyn, N.Y., where they chatted about their Jackson axes and performed two songs off their latest album, Chaos of Forms. The guys currently … Continue reading

Sleigh Bells Rocks VEVO Showcase

With Reign of Terror coming out earlier this year, Sleigh Bells has been playing a ton of concert dates in support of their sophomore album. Last week, that included a slew of shows at the South by Southwest music festival. … Continue reading

Honoring Randy Rhoads: 30 Years Gone

Thirty years ago today (March 19, 1982), Randy Rhoads was killed in a tragic plane crash in Leesburg, Fla., robbing the world of a breathtaking guitar virtuoso. After co-founding Quiet Riot at the age of 16, Rhoads went on to … Continue reading