Lou Reed Brings Tears To Metallica Guitarists Eyes

James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett of Metallica have revealed that Lou Reed reduced them both to tears, during recording sessions for the two legendary acts upcoming, collaborative album, ‘Lulu.’ A particularly powerful song titled ‘Junior Dad,’ exposed a recently opened wound in Hammett’s heart. “I had just lost my father literally three or four weeks … Read more

Dan Donegan Discusses Disturbed’s Future


Disturbed guitarist Dan Donegan has commented on recent speculations that the band is breaking up. Unfortunately, the guitarist was only able to shed a small amount of light on the situation, as not even he knows exactly what’s going on. “I really don’t know. I don’t have a clear answer because I’m not sure where … Read more

Chris Cornell: New Soundgarden Album True To Form

Soundgarden rhythm guitarist and vocalist, Chris Cornell recently spoke with Speakeasy about the bands first studio album in 15 years. “I’m really happy with it. I understand the feeling of the album. It’s very true to form for Soundgarden yet you can’t compare it to anything else.” Soundgarden reunited for Lollapalooza 2010, and in the … Read more

Trivium Guitarist Corey Beaulieu’s Guitar Roots

As the unveiling of Trivium’s new album ‘In Waves’ draws near, guitarist Corey Beaulieu has reflected on his early years as a guitar player. In a recent interview conducted by Metalshrine, Beaulieu spoke of the his time spent as a young, aspiring guitarist; “…I would play in my room and play along to CD’s, the … Read more

Trivium ‘In Waves’ Press Release

Metal giants Trivium have issued a press release regarding their new album ‘In Waves’, which will be unleashed on August 9 by Roadrunner Records. ‘In Waves’ will come packaged as a two-disc special edition that includes two separate tracklists, bonus songs, and a behind-the-scenes documentary. Recorded at Audiohammer Studios in Sanford, Florida, ‘In Waves’ will … Read more

Morbid Angel Guitarist Trey Azagthoth Comments On Fans Concern Over New Album

Death metal titans Morbid Angel have come under fire over their long awaited new studio album llud Divinum Insanus. Fans have expressed their worries over the bands experimentation with techno-industrial sounds. In a recent interview with Decibel Magazine, guitarist Trey Azagthoth has commented on the backlash. “I’m not worried about it at all because I … Read more

Guitar Hero: What happened?

(Mashable) — The premiere plastic guitar game just flamed out. Activision, beset by falling sales, has decided to shutter the division that created “Guitar Hero” and its sequels. It’s an ignominious exit for a title that was once touted as the first great game franchise of the 21st century. “Guitar Hero” was created in 2005 … Read more