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Throughout history, there have been certain tours that invariably left a mark on not only the attendees, but also pop culture at large. As far as Los Angeles goes (being something of a music mecca), you can point to events like Depeche Mode's Music For The Masses Tour stop at The ... READ MORE
Deathcore is a funny little beast. Often derided by traditional press, there's a veritable cult of fans that have transformed current genre leaders Oceano and Carnifex into some of heavy music's most notable burgeoning voices. The genre itself is like the bastard step child of death metal and hardcore–that kid ... READ MORE
It was a long time coming, nearly almost as long as it took for Scorsese to win an Oscar, but I digress. This February, Megadeth walked on stage at the GRAMMY Awards and finally got their due from the music industry's most prestigious organization, a statue for "Best Metal Performance." ... READ MORE
I remember the first time that I heard Frank Carter. It was back when he was fronting Gallows. Upon the first spin of 2006's Orchestra of Wolves, the jolt that 21st century punk music so desperately needed had been gleefully administered. Its controlled chaos evoked Amen's self-titled debut, arguably one ... READ MORE
Both guitars have been played by guitar legends such as Eric Clapton, David Gilmour, Jimi Hendrix, Jim Root, and Keith Richards. READ MORE
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The Last Hero Album Review

Posted 14th Sep, 2016
Orlando metal band Alter Bridge is about to release their fifth album titled The Last Hero on October 7th via Caroline Records in the U.S and Canada and Napalm Records throughout the rest of the world. READ MORE

Matt Heafy Guitar Clinic

Posted 13th Sep, 2016
Trivium guitarist and vocalist Matt Heafy just recently dropped by Sam Ash Music in Orlando Florida. Here he did a Q&A along with signing and taking autographs with fans. Some of the topics discussed were John Petrucci's Rock Discipline, guitar and vocal warm up exercises, and Ron Anderson’s Voiktex app. READ MORE
Are you looking for some simple guitar songs? Well, most of these songs can be learned by a beginner! Some parts of these songs will be difficult, but with practice and dedication, you can and will learn how to play them! READ MORE
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Electric guitars are not a cheap investment. If you play guitar, buying a custom or new axe is a big investment. One that can be a huge waste of time and money if you make the wrong decision. When you are spending something around $300-$2000 dollars, you typically only get one chance. READ MORE
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