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Napalm Death Working On New Album

Napalm Death are currently tracking guitars for a new album set to be released sometime in 2015 via Century Media Records. Russ Russel will be producing the album. Earlier this year the band played a new track entitled, “Dear Slum Landlord” during the Roadburn Festival in The Netherlands. We’re hoping that the album turns out… READ MORE

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Guitar To Be Featured at San Diego Comic-Con

For those of you who are heading to the San Diego Comic-Con this year, keep your eyes open. At the show, you’ll be able to check out an awesome limited edition Peavey 2014 Comic-Con Eastman/Laird Rockmaster Glow-in-the-Dark TMNT guitar. And the best part? You can win it at the show! Those who attend SDCC can… READ MORE

Matt Heafy Tells You How to Tour Properly During Summer Months

Guitar World’s 2014 issue will feature an interview with Trivium guitarist Matt Heafy. Within the interview, Guitar World asked Heafy for some tips and tricks for bands who may be touring with outdoor festivals during the summer months, mainly because it gets really freaking hot! In response to being asked how he would win over… READ MORE

Mitch Harris’ Side Project Menace Releases New Video

Mitch Harris of Napalm Death has been working on a side project entitled Menace, and though the project’s first album Impact Velocity was released on Season of Mist back in March, the band have released a new video for the track Drowning in Density. As Harris himself says: “Menace is a statement, a way of… READ MORE

Brian Setzer Releases a New Song and It’s A Rockabilly Riot

Rockabilly legend Brian Setzer, formerly of Stray Cats, is releasing a new album on August 12 entitled Rockabilly Riot: All Original. To promote the album, Setzer has released a track via SoundCloud for everyone to check out. The track is entitled “Let’s Shake” so while you are listening, feel free to shake it! Just don’t… READ MORE

Guitar Legend Eric Clapton May Be Facing Retirement

Here’s some not so good news. Guitar God Eric Clapton, after touring for over 50 years, may be retiring. In a recent interview with Uncut magazine, Clapton stated how traveling is not the same as it used to be. Although Clapton may not be touring anymore, he still plans to record in the studio until… READ MORE

Steel Panther Guitarist Satchel Tells You How to Reach Metal Glory!

Steel Panther have been rising to the top of the metal world with their iconic and spiritual lyrics mixed with crushing as well as groovy riffs. With songs such as “Glory Hole” and “Asian Hooker” and their lovely 80’s attire, you know they are true men who are meant to be taken seriously. Guitarist Satchel… READ MORE

The Guitar Keyboard: A Beginner’s Paradise or the Finger Tip Saver?

Do you have friends who spends hours on end playing the guitar only to complain about finger pains? Or are they still learning “Iron Man” by Black Sabbath but can’t slide power cords because the strings cut their sensitive fingers? Do they wish they had a guitar keyboard on the neck  instead of dealing with… READ MORE

Judas Priest single “March of the Damned” debuts guitarist Richie Faulkner

It came as a huge surprise to the world when founding member as well as guitarist K.K. Downing decided to leave Judas Priest. People speculated who would replace the iconic guitarist as the rumors were still around about the bands retirement. In a swift move Judas Priest quickly picked up guitarist Richie Faulkner (he played… READ MORE

Dave Mustaine Denies ‘Youthanasia 20th Anniversary Tour’ Announcement

Megadeth guitarist/vocalist Dave Mustaine says the band will not be kicking off a ‘Youthanasia 20th Anniversary Tour’ this month, despite reports to the contrary. In a statement released on his official Facebook page, Mustaine explained that while the band would be playing their upcoming scheduled shows, they were not in celebration of the 20th anniversary… READ MORE

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