Tag Archives: Misha Mansoor

Periphery Go Hard at Summer Slaughter Tour

Walking into West Hollywood’s House of Blues last weekend for the Summer Slaughter Tour, it was impossible to miss the large amount of Periphery T-shirts on fans milling about the venue. The band’s fanbase among the progressive metal scene has … Continue reading

Jackson’s NAMM 2013 Artist Signing Schedule

Those who have the opportunity to attend this year’s NAMM Show in Anaheim, Calif., should can meet a star-studded group of Jackson artists at the Jackson Showcase. Located in Ballroom E on the third floor of the Anaheim Convention Center, … Continue reading

Periphery Reveal Teaser, Title For New Album

Prog metal band Periphery revealed full details on their sophomore album, due July 3 via Sumerian Records. The CD, titled Periphery II: This Time It’s Personal, will feature guest appearances by guitar heavyweights John Petrucci, Guthrie Govan and Wes Hauch. … Continue reading

Periphery Announce Album Release Date

Periphery has announced a July 3 release date for their highly-anticipated next album, via Sumerian Records. The band originally dropped the news in the latest issue of Revolver, adding a note that John Petrucci of Dream Theater will contribute a guest … Continue reading

Misha Mansoor Grabs New Axe While Periphery Gives One Out

Midway through a 2012 tour with his band Periphery, guitarist Misha Mansoor picked up a new axe that is almost identical to his first Jackson Custom Shop piece, a Laguna Seca blue seven-string Dinky. Mansoor wrote about his new sparkly … Continue reading

Periphery Guitarist Misha Mansoor Talks to Italy’s Linea Rock

Periphery guitarist Misha Mansoor sat with Linea Rock for lengthy interview during the band’s Feb. 21 stop in Italy. The Maryland-based band embarked on a month-long European tour, where they opened shows for progressive metal band Dream Theater. During the interview, … Continue reading