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Charvel Desolation Star Demo Videos

Posted on January 16th, 2012 by Chrissy Mauck

Bleeding Through’s Dave Nassie showcases the NEW Desolation Star guitar with both clean and dirty tones.

In the first video, Nassie is playing the guitar with a dirty tone through the EVH 5150III with a MXR GT-OD as a boost and a Cry Baby wah.

In the second clip, Nassie demonstrates a clean tone with the guitar again played through the EVH 5150III.

Bleeding Through Reveal New Album Artwork, Track Listing

Posted on December 29th, 2011 by Pauline France

Metal hardcore band Bleeding Through dropped new artwork for upcoming album, The Great Fire, due for release Jan. 31 via Rise Records.

The track listing for the CD is below:

1. March
2. Faith In Fire
3. Goodbye To Death
4. Final Hours
5. Starving Vultures
6. Everything You Love Is Gone
7. Walking Dead
8. Devil And Self Doubt
9. Step Back In Line
10. Trail Of Seclusion
11. Deaf Ears
12. One By One
13. Entrenched
14. Back To Life

Now that you know what the album cover looks like, be sure to pick up your copy when the album hits stores! Visit Bleeding Through’s website here for more info.

Bleeding Through’s Dave Nassie Demos Charvel Desolation DS-1 FR

Posted on December 12th, 2011 by Pauline France

Bleeding Through guitarist Dave Nassie picked up a mean, flat black Charvel Desolation DS-1 FR, and demoed it via

Watch below, and listen to Nassie bring out the DS-1′s monstrous tone:

Nassie also recently posted a new lesson via where he covers tap harmonics.

Nassie Offers Guitar Lesson, Checks In From Clinics

Posted on November 16th, 2011 by MDuffy

Bleeding Through guitarist Dave Nassie, who embarked on a series of Charvel Desolation Clinics this week, recently offered a pre-clinic lesson via YouTube.

On behalf of, Nassie talked about how to get great sound out out of your guitar when it’s alternately tuned.

For players novice to pro, Nassie seems to be a pretty solid teacher.

Here’s the video:

Thinking about going to see the shredder yourself?

Nassie offered his sales pitch to get you to one of the five stops on his clinic tour:

Bleeding Through’s Dave Nassie To Host Charvel Desolation Series Clinics

Posted on October 31st, 2011 by MDuffy


Bleeding Through guitarist Dave Nassie is getting set to lead a number of clinics on the East Coast to introduce fans to Charvel’s Desolation series guitars.

At these free events, Nassie will demonstrate what the line can do with in-store performances at each stop.  In addition, Nassie will participate in Q&A sessions with those in attendance and sign autographs.

Here is a schedule of the Charvel Desolation clinic tour:

  • Nov. 15, 6 p.m. – Earle Teat Music, Dover, DE
  • Nov. 16, 7 p.m. – Hangar 84, Vineland, N.J.
  • Nov. 17, 6:30 p.m. – Bender Music, Elkton, MD
  • Nov. 18, 6 p.m. – The Guitar Factory, West Seneca, N.Y.
  • Nov. 19, 2 p.m. – House of Guitars, Rochester, N.Y.

Shred Lesson from Bleeding Through’s Dave Nassie

Posted on October 8th, 2011 by Chrissy Mauck

Bleeding Through’s Dave Nassie schools metal guitarists in this video (with his trusty Charvel guitar). Watch and learn below …

The Charvel So Cal Style 1 in Action

Posted on September 29th, 2011 by Chrissy Mauck

Dave Nassie from Bleeding Through demonstrates his EVH 5150 III with his Charvel So Cal Style 1.

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