Author Archives: MDuffy

Jake Dreyer Offers New Lesson on Alternate Picking Techniques

If you’re looking to take your fretwork to the next level, ex-White Wizzard guitarist and solo recording artist Jake Dreyer is here to help with a new lesson from Gear Gods. Dreyer offers insight into the world of alternate picking … Continue reading

Tonio Ruiz Drops a Taste of New Instrumental Album

Mexican producer/guitarist Tonio Ruiz recently released a new album called To Hell and Back that is all instrumental and featured his furious work on the fretboard. For those that want a taste of the record, Ruiz dropped a teaser video … Continue reading

Chris Broderick Pro Series Soloist 6 Earns Top Spot in Total Guitar‘s Reader Awards

After earning a five-star review from Total Guitar last year, the Chris Broderick Pro Series Soloist 6 seemed to catch the attention of the magazine’s fans, as well. The Soloist was recently named the best signature axe in Total Guitar‘s … Continue reading

Learn the Pre-Chorus and Chorus of Revocation’s ‘Deathless’ from Dave Davidson

Last month, Revocation frontman Dave Davidson taught fans how to play the basis of the riffs heard on the title track of the band’s latest album, Deathless. This month, Davidson is back to run through the song’s pre-chorus and chorus … Continue reading

Chris Broderick Demos His Signature Soloist 7

When discussing the Chris Broderick Soloist 7, who better to break it down than the former Megadeth guitarist himself? That’s what Broderick recently did for Sweetwater Sound, as he ran through all the design specs that make his signature model stand … Continue reading

Allegaeon Goes to the Beach for New ‘Threshold of Perception’ Video

Colorado-based death metallers Allegaeon decided to trade the Rocky Mountains for the beach of Naples, Fla., for their new video for “Threshold of Perception.” The band actually turned in a humorous take on the track, poking fun at the deathcore … Continue reading