Ahead of writing sessions for the follow-up to 2009's What We All Come to Need, Chicago-based instrumental rockers Pelican have announced that guitarist Laurent Schroeder-Lebec has decided to go on "indefinite hiatus."
New York City-based metal band God Forbid recently posted an in-depth video lesson featuring a camera on Doc Coyle, John Outcalt and Matt Wicklund all at once showing you how to play "Overcome." Check it out below!
Yesterday, at the first-annual Orion Music + More festival, Metallica performed their fabled Black Album for the first time on U.S. soil, including the American debut of "The Struggle Within." The performance came as part of a celebration of the 20th anniversary of the band's eponymous fifth studio album (which was actually released in 1991.)
Guitarist Robert Cray has teamed up with producer Kevin Shirley (Joe Bonamassa, Aerosmith, Iron Maiden, Black Country Communion) to record his new album, Nothin But Love, which will be released August 27.