"Earth Departure" is one of the most adventurous tunes on the new Animals As Leaders album, Weightless. The song features some very intense, complex figures that require extremely tight band interplay.
Over the next few months, I'll be demonstrating some of the techniques and approaches I rely on in the writing and performing of the music I play with my band, Animals as Leaders. Hopefully, you will find these ideas useful in your own musical endeavors.
Guitar World is ringing in the holidays with ZZ Top frontman Billy Gibbons. With a long-awaited ZZ Top album on the way, the Reverend Willie G. has a wealth of things to celebrate this holiday season. Plus, Slash, Zakk Wylde, Lamb of God and Judas Priest talk about their upcoming albums and projects for 2012.
A day after debuting a new song, "An Infinite Regression", on GuitarWorld.com, Animals As Leaders have now launched an album sampler with clips from all 12 tracks from their new album, Weightless. You can check out the sampler below.
Animals As Leaders will release their excellent new album, Weightless, next Tuesday, November 8, via Prosthetic Records. Today, we're excited to be able to bring you the album's opening track, "An Infinite Regression," which you can stream below.
Tosin Abasi and crew have just wrapped up work on the sophomore release from Animals As Leaders, titled Weightless. The album hits shelves next month, but to whet your appetite, the guys just sent over an exclusive video taken in the studio during the making of Weightless. You can check it out below.