One of the stalwart names in the new wave of American thrash metal is Hatchet, a San Francisco band that’s been pumping out solid riffs since the laught 00’s. They recently dropped their third full-length via The End, Fear Beyond Lunacy, which is probably their best work yet. Nab at this link.
Hatchet is the brainchild of guitarist and vocalist Julz Ramos, so we checked in with him to get a sense of the gear that he uses to achieve fresh n’ clean riffs. His rig is pretty straightforward, but he’s got some interesting quirks, classic gear, and custom-built features in the practical end of things. Check out the clip below: