July 2016

We all do it, so don't you get judgey on me!

Why do bands like Oceano, Thy Art Is Murder, and the Acacia Strain all sound exactly the same?

Loomis' axes grow ever deadlier with each new model!

God sells - but who's buying?

A signature axe from the Periphery guitarist for less!

Riffs, beards, and gear?

We talk warmups (or lack thereof), his heroes, Yngwie, and more!

Misha provides a tip that will make you a better player!

One of the most misunderstood aspects of playing and recording heavy metal is the concept of the "mistake." As a

They'll leave you feeling like sunday morning

Ever see someone crack open a beer in the middle of a song?

These necromancers are raising classic riff metal from the dead.

If you're unfamiliar with Bristol UK's Svalbard, then you are in for a big surprise. Mixing all the best elements