News

Primus To Join Slayer On Their Farewell Tour

Primus front-man Les Claypool has let slip that the band will be supporting legendary thrash metal band Slayer during the final leg of band’s...

Vans About To Release A David Bowie Sneaker Collection

Sneaker giant’s Vans are about to launch a brand-new sneaker collection come spring. The new line of kicks will honor the late David Bowie.  Online site BrooklynVegan,...

Watch A 16 Year Old Billy Joe Armstrong Rock A Backyard Gig

If you ever needed proof that Billie Joe Armstrong has always had music running through his veins, check out the video below. A young Billie...

Jonah Hill Working On A Stage Production Of The ‘Beastie Boys Story’

Imagine the joy if you were told that you were about to work with a few of your all-time heroes? Well, Jonah Hill is...

Alice In Chains Drop Another Episode Black Antenna’ Movie Project

ALICE IN CHAINS has released the third episode of "Black Antenna", a dark sci-fi thriller set against the backdrop of the band's Grammy-nominated album...

Three Slipknot Songs Are Certified Platinum

Well, finally we have a good news story that involves Slipknot. The RIAA has announced that three of the band's singles: "Wait and Bleed" taken from...

Features

This Day In Music History: March 25th

March 25th: On this day 1958, Having been sworn in as Private 53310761 the previous day Elvis Presley received the regulation short back and sides...

Landmark Albums: David Bowie – Heroes

After the huge success of David Bowie’s album Low, which featured a half-vocal/half-instrumental structure, Bowie released Heroes. Right from the first track: “Beauty and...

Blast From the Past: Top 5 Greatest Songs from KISS

The most successful rock band in music history? One word: KISS. Group founder “The Demon” Gene Simmons and “Starchild” Paul Stanley are two of...

Up And Coming Spotlight

Diemonds – Our Song

Band BIO Diemonds calls downtown Toronto their home, but they live for criss-crossing the continent for weeks on end, armed with little more than their...

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Tech Talk - Features

7 Things Drummers Learn to Hate…..

Being a drummer can be hard work, and yes there's definitely a few perks. After all, we know how to have fun, there are times...

9 Things Guitarists Hate…..

Whether you're in a band, busking, playing round a campfire or just practicing in your bedroom, its not always easy being a guitarist. We're a...

Gear News

Epiphone Unveils New Lzzy Hale Explorer

Epiphone welcomes Halestorm’s phenomenal Lzzy Hale to our Signature Artist family with the new Ltd. Ed. Lzzy Hale Signature Explorer Outfit featuring a classic...

G&L Announces Fullerton Standard LB-100 and JB US-Made Basses

G&L’s new Fullerton Standard range of basses deliver unsurpassed value made in Leo’s historic factory in Fullerton California. The G&L JB and LB-100 are the...

Iconic Gilmour Black Strat Is Up For Auction

David Gilmour’s 1969 Black Fender Stratocaster has earned its place in rock’n’roll history. Known as ‘The Black Strat’, the guitar was purchased in 1970...