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This or the Apocalypse Drop New Video

Posted on September 28th, 2012 by MDuffy

This or the Apocalypse recently dropped  third album Dead Years to positive reviews.

The Pennsylvania band’s melodic guitars, thumping drums work and screaming vocals make it an ace metalcore effort.

This or the Apocalypse also just released a video for the album’s lead-in, “Hell Praiser,” featuring live footage.

Watch the clip below and visit This Or The Apocalypse’s official Facebook page for more information.


Charvel Interviews Bleeding Through’s Dave Nassie

Posted on September 21st, 2012 by MDuffy

Bleeding Through’s Dave Nassie recently sat down for an interview in which he talked about the Charvel Desolation series of guitars.

Watch the interview below and visit Bleeding Through’s official Facebook page to keep up with the band.

Preview This Or The Apocalypse’s Upcoming Video

Posted on September 17th, 2012 by MDuffy

Pennsylvania metallers This Or The Apocalypse are set to release Dead Years later this month, and the band has already shot their first music video for the track “Hell Praiser” with director David Brodsky (All That Remains, Papa Roach).

The live footage was filmed on Sept. 16 during a show at the Chameleon Club in Lancaster, Penn., but a fan posted a recording of the performance in advance.

In addition, guitarists Jack Esbenshade and Rodney Phillips recently teamed up with Guitar World to film a video lesson demonstrating how to play their new song, “Hate the Ones You Love” with a focus on the final chorus and accompanying lead run.

Watch both clips below, and visit This Or The Apocalypse’s official Facebook page for more information.

Watch Adrenaline Mob’s Mike Orlando Shred in Sweden

Posted on September 12th, 2012 by MDuffy

During a stop in Switzerland of Adrenaline Mob’s summer European tour, a fan at Z7 in Prattein captured excellent footage of a blistering guitar solo from Mike Orlando.

Check out Orlando’s axe-work in the clip below, and visit Adrenaline Mob’s official Facebook page for more information.

Engel Embarking on European Tour

Posted on September 11th, 2012 by MDuffy

Swedish death metallers Engel are set to headline the Blood of Saints over Europe tour, and guitarist Marcus Sunesson will be playing his Charvel Desolation DST-1 ST
Stars during the September run.

Catch the band on one of the following dates:

Sept. 12 – Backstage Club @ München, Germany
Sept. 13 – Club Kain @ Prague, Czech Republic
Sept. 14 – Alte Brauerei @ Annaberg-Buchholz, Germany
Sept. 15 – Het Podium @ Hoogeveen, Netherlands
Sept. 16 – Galery @ Pratteln, Switzerland
Sept. 17 – Club Zentral @ Stuttgart, Germany
Sept. 19 – Underworld, Camden @ London, United Kingdom
Sept. 21 – TUROCK @ Essen, Germany
Sept. 22 – Underground @ Cologne, Germany
Sept. 23 – Crystal @ Berlin, Germany
Sept. 25 – MarX @ Hamburg, Germany

In the mean time, check out the video to “Question Your Place” from their 2012 album, Blood of Saints, in the clip below and visit Engel’s official Facebook page for more information.

Sirens & Sailors Drop Music Video For ‘I’ve Got A Master’s Degree In Common Sense’

Posted on September 6th, 2012 by MDuffy

New York hardcore metallers Sirens and Sailors recently dropped a new video for “I’ve Got a Master’s Degree in Common Sense,” the latest song off 2012′s Wasteland.

Watch the chilling clip below, and check out guitarist Jimm Lindsley playing his Charvel Desolation DS-1.  

Visit the band’s official Facebook page for more information.

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