Cometh The Storm

You may thank whichever implausible deity you favor for the fact that Matt Pike is still alive and still writing riffs. A new HIGH ON FIRE album always brings with it a profound sense of relief. It’s okay, folks, they’ve sent in the professionals. Turn the volume up and prepare for the onslaught. Co…

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MICHAEL ANTHONY: DAVID LEE ROTH Is ‘Kind Of A Crazy Guy’

During a March 2024 question-and-answer session at the Rock ‘N’ Roll Fantasy Camp, Michael Anthony spoke about the upcoming summer tour featuring him, vocalist Sammy Hagar, guitarist Joe Satriani and drummer Jason Bonham that will focus largely on the music of VAN HALEN. Asked how the tour came abou…

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Album Premiere: To End It All – “Of Blood And Memory”

Seattle-based doom lords To End It All are back with a new album, Of Blood and Memory out tomorrow (April 19), but you can hear it and get super sad with us now.
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DISTURBED’s DAVID DRAIMAN Among Speakers At 2024 Jerusalem Post Annual Conference

DISTURBED frontman David Draiman will be one of the speakers at the 2024 Jerusalem Post Annual Conference, set to take place on June 3 in New York City.
This landmark gathering, held in the shadow of the ongoing Israel-Hamas war and the turbulent events taking place throughout the Middle East, promi…

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Video Premiere: Hovering Over the Record Button with Beaten to Death’s “Dalbane”

Watch the latest video from Norse un-grindcore grinders, Beaten to Death!
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Josh Smith: More on “call and response” soloing

For tabs and text of this video lesson, see the June 2024 issue of Guitar World – https://bit.ly/GW2020w LIVE FROM FLAT V by Josh Smith ANSWERING THE CALL These past…

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SLIPKNOT Is Teasing Something With Mysterious New Billboard

SLIPKNOT has reportedly placed a cryptic new billboard in Indio, California teasing an event related to the 25th anniversary of the band’s debut album.
A photo of the billboard, which was erected near the site of this month’s Coachella and last October’s Power Trip festivals, was shared by the band’…

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JACK RUSSELL’s Long-Awaited Autobiography, ‘The True Tale Of Mista Bone’, To Arrive This Summer

Former GREAT WHITE singer Jack Russell’s long-awaited autobiography, now titled “The True Tale Of Mista Bone: A Rock + Roll Narrative”, will be released this summer via Gatekeeper Press. Penned by author Katelyn Louise “K.L.” Doty, it features a sentimental foreword by Lita Ford, with additional com…

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STEVE MORSE On DEEP PURPLE: SIMON MCBRIDE ‘Is Fitting Them Better Than I Was’

In July 2022, guitarist Steve Morse officially left DEEP PURPLE to care for his wife, Janine, who was battling cancer. He was replaced by Simon McBride. Morse’s announcement came four months after the guitarist said that he would be taking a hiatus from the band, in the hope of rejoining his bandmat…

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ZOLTAN BATHORY: Why FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH Keeps Working With Producer KEVIN CHURKO

In a new interview with Hear 2 Zen magazine, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH guitarist Zoltan Bathory spoke about the band’s continued collaboration with Kevin Churko, the Canadian record producer/engineer and songwriter who currently lives in Las Vegas, where he works out of his private studio, The Hideout…

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