Author Archives: MDuffy

Dave Davidson Dissects the Pentatonic Scale in New Guitar World Lesson

In his latest column for Guitar World, Revocation’s Dave Davidson discussed the pentatonic scale. “One of my favorite things to do when writing riffs or soloing is to take a pentatonic form in one key and superimpose it over another,” … Continue reading

GAK Music Demos the Jackson SLATTXMGQ3-7 Soloist

The folks at GAK Music recently got their hands on a Jackson SLATTXMGQ3-7 Soloist and put it through the paces. Check out the rocking demo in the clip below.  

Loudblast Drop New Video for ‘Ascending Straight in Circles’

Loudblast has a new album called Burial Ground set to come out in the U.S. in June, but the French metallers recently released a video for the track “Ascending Straight in Circles” to give fans a taste of the material. … Continue reading

Go Behind the Scenes of Gojira’s Current Tour

While on their current worldwide tour, French metal pioneers Gojira are releasing movie shorts from the road. The clips offer a behind-the-scenes look at the band as they roam around each city and perform in front of sold-out crowds. Check … Continue reading

Death Angel Drops New Video for ‘The Dream Calls for Blood’

Bay Area thrash pioneers Death Angel released their latest album The Dream Calls for Blood back in October of 2013, but the band is back with an official video for the title track. Check out the band’s new video after the … Continue reading

Watch the New Pro Series King V and Rhoads Models in Action

The first thing you notice about the new Jackson Pro Series, besides the striking aesthetics, is the feel — super sleek necks and well-balanced classic designs with modern features, designed to deliver outstanding tone, light-speed playability and remarkably attainable value. … Continue reading