Author Archives: MDuffy

Scott Ian Launches ‘Speaking Words’ DVD Initiative

For those who haven’t been able to see Scott Ian’s Speaking Words tour in person, the Anthrax guitarist recently launched a Pledge Music campaign to release a DVD of the show. Filmed in Glasgow, Scotland, the footage captures one of … Continue reading

Altitudes & Attitude Debut Video for ‘Tell the World’

Altitudes & Attitude—the new project from Megadeth’s David Ellefson and Anthrax’s Frank Bello—recently released a video for the track “Tell the World.” The clip starts out with Bello busking in the park while Ellefson hangs out in a bar.  Both … Continue reading

Saving Grace Drop Lyric Video for ‘Ablaze’

New Zealand-based metallers Saving Grace recently dropped a lyric video for the track “Ablaze,” which comes off  2013′s The Urgency. And it’s good timing, too, as the band is kicking off their U.S. tour this week.  The run begins March 11 … Continue reading

Metal Mike Chlasciak Offers Lesson on Power Chord Variations

Metal Mike Chlasciak’s latest Guitar World column dives into the realm of power chords, specifically those in the style of metal standards like Metallica’s “Master of Puppets,” or Judas Priest’s “You’ve Got Another Thing Comin’.” “Common to all of the … Continue reading

Premier Guitar Tours 2014 Jackson Showcase at NAMM

Earlier this year, Premier Guitar gear editor Charles Saufley attended the 2014 NAMM Show in Anaheim, Calif., where he had the opportunity to get close to several of the new products Jackson has planned for the coming year. Led by Jackson’s … Continue reading

Miss May I Drop New Video for ‘Gone’

Miss May I has a new album called Rise of the Lion coming out on April 29, and the band celebrated the date announcement by releasing a video for the single “Gone.” Featuring Miss May I’s trademark mix of brutality … Continue reading