Justin Lowe And Trent Hafdahl Are Leading the Next Generation of Guitarists

After The Burial 2013 promo photo Thrash Hits

I love After The Burial. Last year when Devildriver did our co-headline tour of North America and we chose opening acts, John Boecklin and I picked these guys. I first discovered them by seeing their hilarious Guitar World lesson videos online. Upon further listening, I just absolutely fell in love with these guys. Lead by … Read moreJustin Lowe And Trent Hafdahl Are Leading the Next Generation of Guitarists

2112: The Place Where Meat and Metal Join Forces!

900 In Flames Foto Oskar Allerby

In Flames are one of the biggest bands to ever come out of Sweden, cultivators of the Gothenburg sound that has been emulated by countless bands, sick musicians, and all around nice guys. I have been lucky to tour with these fine gentlemen on many occasions. Their personalities only reinforce their talent and musicianship; they … Read more2112: The Place Where Meat and Metal Join Forces!

Why Dimebag Darrell’s Talent and Spirit Make Him The Greatest “Metal” Guitarist Of All Time

Dimebag Darrell's Greatest "Metal" Guitarist

What do you think of when you hear the name “Dimebag Darrell?” Most people would say that it would be his true talents and mark that he left on music. Yes, this is in fact what I think of as well. However, there is much more to it. Amidst the greats, there are other flaws and … Read moreWhy Dimebag Darrell’s Talent and Spirit Make Him The Greatest “Metal” Guitarist Of All Time

Jeff Kendrick’s Top 5 Musical Scores From John Carpenter’s Films

Jeff kendrick top 5 musical scores

I hope that everyone had a great Halloween filled with fun, candy and whatever else makes you happy. For me, it is definitely one of the best times of year. Even though people consider it a “holiday”, it really isn’t. If anything, it is more synonymous with the end of summer and the beginning of … Read moreJeff Kendrick’s Top 5 Musical Scores From John Carpenter’s Films