Author Archives: MDuffy

Collen Excited To See Cruise In Rock Of Ages

Count Phil Collen among those excited to see the hit Broadway musical Rock of Ages on the big screen. That’s because the Def Leppard and Manraze guitarist wants others to hear Tom Cruise’s singing prowess. Cruise is playing Stacee Jaxx, … Continue reading

Lamb Of God’s Resolution Release Nears, Third Trailer Drops

With Lamb of God’s new album, Resolution, due out on Jan. 24, guitarist and Jackson signature artist Mark Morton recently discussed the origin of the title with Metal Shrine alongside vocalist Randy Blythe. “The thing is… it’s not that titles haven’t come … Continue reading

Ellefson Talks Album License Deals In Latest ROCK SHOP

As an incredibly accomplished musician, Megadeth bassist David Ellefson knows a thing or two about the industry. In the latest edition of David Ellefson’s ROCK SHOP, an online seminar series, he imparts some of what he’s learned along the way … Continue reading

Sleigh Bells Releases New Reign Of Terror Track

With Sleigh Bells’ highly-anticipated new album, Reign Of Terror, set to come out in February, fans are beset with anticipation for a listen. As such, the duo of Derek E. Miller and Alexis Krauss have offered a Christmas treat, dropping … Continue reading

Ellefson Visits Jackson Custom Shop

Having just finished Megadeth’s epic South American tour, bassist David Ellefson took a visit to the Jackson Custom Shop in Corona, Calif., where he chatted with master luthier Mike Shannon. While there, the guys offered a behind-the-scenes look at some … Continue reading

Protest The Hero Wrapping Scurrilous Tour

Canadian progressive metal band Protest The Hero has been touring extensively off their 2011 release, Scurrilous. But even though the guys are wrapping up the year with a Dec. 22 show at Pittsburgh’s Mr. Smalls, Protest The Hero has already … Continue reading