Kiesel Guitars & Carvin Guitars Custom Shop are offering new six-string and seven-string pointed inline headstock shapes. This comes in response to customer requests to add a seven-inline headstock to go along with the 4x3 standard headstock, 4x3 CT-style headstock and 4x3 pointed headstock.
BackStory, a series of curated live, feature-length interviews with iconic artists and musicians, announces metal heavyweights David Ellefson (Megadeth), Mike Portnoy (The Winery Dogs), Alex Skolnick (Testament) and Mark Menghi of Metal Allegiance as upcoming guests for an exclusive live interview focusing on the band’s self-titled debut album, and much more.
I love spending hours making custom length cables to wire entire pedalboards together (yes, I’m sick). But lately I can’t help but feel I’m wasting my time and effort, especially when I get my hands on today’s latest multieffect processors. And the new Line 6 Firehawk FX is a perfect example of why.
Chris Cornell will release his fifth studio album, Higher Truth, September 18, and he’s released the lyric video for the debut single, “Nearly Forgot My Broken Heart,” which you can watch below. Fans can pre-order the deluxe version of the album, which contains four bonus tracks. Those who pre-order will receive “Nearly Forgot My Broken Heart” as an instant download.
A lucky group of Metallica fans were brought on stage during the band's August 1 show at the Lollapalooza festival in Chicago. Some of them filmed the show from the stage—as anyone would do—and posted the pretty-decent footage to Facebook. You can check it out below.
Fear Factory have unveiled the music video for their new single, "Dielectric." The track is from the band's new album, Genexus, which hit stores August 7 via Nuclear Blast. You can grab a copy right here.