Guitarists Bjarte Lund Rolland and Vidar Landa on the joys of simple guitar rigs, the influence of Fleetwood Mac, and how they expanded their sound on new album, Splid
The frettin' frontman takes you inside the cult French blackgazers’ latest album, the turmoil-driven Spiritual Instinct
The metal icon details how he came to own Peter Green's legendary Les Paul, where it fits in Metallica's sound, and his own tributes to the Fleetwood Mac co-founder
Guitarists Reba Meyers and Dominic Landolina on their uncompromising approach to performance and the creation of their digitally influenced masterpiece Underneath
Metal masters Glenn Tipton, Matt Heafy, Willie Adler, Dino Cazares, Ben Weinman and more share their own awkward tales
Mikael Åkerfeldt and Fredrik Åkesson talk gear, jazzy (and folky) influences and In Cauda Venenum, the band’s poignant, personal and ripping new album
Rob Cavestany and Ted Aguilar reflect on their early efforts and how they developed into the complex thrash of new album Humanicide
Lee McKinney tells GW how he blended fans' desires and wish lists with his band's creative vision to create 'The Simulation.'
'The Outer Ones' is Revocation's heaviest and most cohesive album to date. Read about how it came together.
"You might even say it’s fun to listen to.” Rammstein's guitarists give GW an exclusive preview of their first studio album in a decade.
“Now, with the PL1 I have everything in one box." Paul Landers talks his new signature Tech 21 Fly Rig.
“There are a lot of Easter eggs the listener can find.” German technical death metallers Obscura discuss their chapter-closing new album.
Eric Peterson discusses how he went back to his roots for Dragonlord's brutal third album, 'Dominion.'
“It’s definitely the best representation of the entire band that we’ve ever done.” Skeletonwitch discuss how they battled years of turmoil and re-emerged with their brilliant, expansive new album.
One of the pioneers of Cali-metalcore, Eighteen Visions formed in 1995 and released five albums before breaking up in 2007.
One day I came in with this riff and Abaddon started pounding the toms to it in a really tribal way.