Phil Demmel Releases Machine Head Making Of Clip

Machine Head guitar extraordinaire Phil Demmel has released a video of himself discussing the making of the bands upcoming album ‘Unto the Locust’. The record is the metal monsters follow up to ‘The Blackening’, which Metal Hammer magazine called ‘album of the decade’. Metal Hammer will be releasing “Unto The Locust” in the U.K. with … Read more Phil Demmel Releases Machine Head Making Of Clip

John Petrucci And Dream Theater’s Single Launch

Progressive metal heavyweights Dream Theater have just unleashed the opening single off the bands highly anticipated upcoming album, A Dramatic Turn Of Events, which is due for release this September. The opening track off the record, On The Backs Of Angles, premiered on Roadrunner Records YouTube Page yesterday at 11am EST. The bands renowned guitarist … Read more John Petrucci And Dream Theater’s Single Launch

Four New Halo 8-String Guitars Released

Guitar manufactures Halo Custom Guitars, who specialize in custom made 7-string, 8-string and 10-string guitars have released four new 8-string guitars to their product line. Jeff Lee, General Manager of Halo Custom Guitars has stated that the new additions to Halo’s 8-string line was due to the style guitar becoming increasingly popular. “We built and … Read more Four New Halo 8-String Guitars Released

Opeth Guitarist Inspired By Jeff Beck On New Album

Opeth guitarist Fredrik Åkesson has been hard at work with his fellow band members recording their new album ‘Heritage’, which is due for release September 21. In a recent interview with puregrainaudio.com Åkesson has commented that amongst his inspirations for Opeth’s new album was legendary axeman Jeff Beck. “I saw Jeff Beck just before we … Read more Opeth Guitarist Inspired By Jeff Beck On New Album

Unearth Guitarist Ken Susi On New Album Solo’s

Arising from the late 90`s Massachusetts underground, metal band Unearth have grown to become one of the genres most brutal acts, largely thanks to their devastating guitar riffs and machine gun breakdowns. One of the bands guitarists, Ken Susi has spoken with Metal Exiles about Unearth’s fifth full-length album ‘Darkness In The Light’, which is … Read more Unearth Guitarist Ken Susi On New Album Solo’s

Wes Borland On Limp Bizkit’s Poor Album Review

Limp Bizkit guitarist Wes Borland has commented on antiquiet.com’s lousy one-star rating of the bands latest album Gold Cobra. While praising the instrumental work on the record, especially Borland’s “downright awesome work on the stringed axe”, the review came down hard on the bands frontman Fred Durst with comments like, “there’s no overstating the detrimental … Read more Wes Borland On Limp Bizkit’s Poor Album Review

Devin Townsend “The Metalheadz” Interview

Audio of a “The Metalheadz” interview with Devin Townsend is now streaming on YouTube. The guitarist/vocalist and founding member of metal band Strapping Young Lad and the Devin Townsend Project spoke with the radio show after performing at the recent Metal Hammer Golden Gods awards ceremony. Following the Devin Townsend Project’s ’09 releases, “Addicted” and … Read more Devin Townsend “The Metalheadz” Interview