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Learn ‘Hell Praiser’ with Tutorial from This or the Apocalypse

Posted on November 29th, 2012 by MDuffy

Having recently released the album Dead Years, Lancaster, Penn., metallers This or the Apocalypse are getting the word out about how to properly play a few of the tracks.

Guitarists Jack Esbenshade and Rodney Phillips have offered tutorials for ”Hell Praiser” and “Hate the Ones You Love” featuring both the lead and rhythm parts. (more…)

Sirens and Sailors Release New Video for ‘Mirror for My Medusa’

Posted on November 20th, 2012 by MDuffy

When filming their music video for “Mirror for My Medusa,” Sirens and Sailors returned to their hometown of Rochester, N.Y., to capture footage of a live performance.

The final product shows the raw energy Sirens and Sailors has been known to bring once they hit the stage.

Check out the video below and visit Sirens and Sailors’ official website for more information.

Win an Autographed Charvel Desolation DC-2 ST from Adler

Posted on November 15th, 2012 by MDuffy

To celebrate the Nov. 26 release of Back From the Dead, Adler is giving away a Charvel Desolation DC-2 ST to one lucky fan.

Five others will receive an autographed copy of drummer Steven Adler’s book, My Appetite for Destruction.

All you need to do to enter is pre-order the album here for a chance to win.

Phil Sgrosso of As I Lay Dying Checks In

Posted on November 12th, 2012 by MDuffy

During the band’s current tour of Europe, As I Lay Dying’s Phil Sgrosso checked in with some sick professionally-shot pictures of his new Charvel guitar from photographer Fiaz Farrelly.

“I love everything about my Charvel,” Sgrosso said.  ”Its got a clean look, comfortable feel, and most importantly it sounds great no matter what style of music I’m playing”

The San Diego quintet – which recently released their sixth album, Awakened - gets back to North America on Nov. 16 with a show in Edmonton, Alberta to kick off a run of shows that wraps on Dec. 14 in Nashville.

Click here to check out more shots of Sgrosso and visit As I Lay Dying’s official website.

Photo credit: Fiaz Farrelly

Warren DeMartini Meet & Greet Scheduled This Weekend at House of Guitars

Posted on November 8th, 2012 by MDuffy

Those in the Rochester, N.Y., area will have the opportunity to meet Ratt guitarist Warren DeMartini this weekend at House of Guitars.

DeMartini will be available for pictures and autographs on Nov. 17 from 1-3 p.m.

View the event’s poster below and visit House of Guitars’ official website for more information.

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