Tag Archive: NAMM 2017

Mar 14

Rob ‘The Witch’ of Necronomicon talks gear, touring and new material

Around this time last year, Canadian Black Metal outfit Necronomicon was releasing their fifth studio album. Advent of The Human God via Season of Mist Records, an advance of what we would experience months later when they toured the US with Rotting Christ and Carach Angren. We talked recently to Rob ‘The Witch’, vocalist and guitar …

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Mar 06

Dean & Tobi of Archspire discussed tech death metal at NAMM 2017

Canadian Tech Death Metal act Archspire is currently getting ready to tour the US along with Arkaik before they release their as-yet-untiled new album. Archspire toured the US last year before going into Flatline Audio studios in August with producer Dave Otero (Cattle Decapitation, Nightbringer Cephalic Carnage) to record the new album. Use Facebook to Comment …

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Mar 01

Lizzy Borden discussed new album and the music industry at NAMM 2017

Los Angeles metal legends Lizzy Borden started their career back in the mid 80’s during the rise of American glam metal, and since then they have been a constant band that had adapted themselves to the changes in the music industry. With the time and due to the constant shifting in the industry, Lizzy Borden …

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Feb 24

Doyle talks about his new album As We Die, touring and Misfits reunion

The Misfits‘ legendary guitar player and now solo artists Doyle is about to release his new album As We Die, the album which was recorded at the same time as Doyle‘s latest album Abominator was put on ice until the completion of the Abominator cycle. With that in mind, this new album is a continuation …

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Feb 21

Angel Vivaldi discussed new album at NAMM 2017

Angel Vivaldi is a young and talented guitar player that started his career as a guitar player in 2004, and since 2008 he has released a total of 5 self-released albums. His playing has been compared with the likes of virtuosos like Steve Vai & Joe Satriani, with a hint of cinematic dramatic flare. Last …

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Feb 18

Felix Martin talked about his new guitar & his new album at NAMM 2017

Venezuelan guitar innovator, Felix Martin is about to release his third studio album titled Mechanical Nations, after the release of his previous album The Scenic Album (2013) and playing successful tours all over the US & Europe, and being part of Mike Portnoy‘s Progressive Nation at Sea 2014, Felix Martin returns with a new album that …

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Feb 16

David Davidson of Revocation discussed guitar gear, 70000 Tons & touring

Revocation is a 17-year-old band that has gained the respect and love from the metal community by coming from humble origins in Boston, MA to become one of the most notorious metal acts in the world, at the same time it seems that guitar player/vocalist David Davidson has enjoyed a similar treatment as his fame …

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Feb 09

Jackson Guitars Artist Signature Series overview at NAMM 2017

With over 30 years of experience as one of the leading guitar brands in the world, Jackson Guitars had an impressive booth at NAMM 2017, with over 50 new models across their different series. This year they had an attractive Artists Signature Series, as they had new models featuring, Gus G (Firewind/Ozzy Osbourne), Marty Friedman, …

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Feb 08

Gene Hoglan talked to us about his new instructional DVD, Galaktikon & Testament

Gene Hoglan is one of the most versatile and accomplished drummers in metal, from his career with Death and Testament to his work with Strapping Young Lad and his collaborations with Dethklok and Galaktikon, Gene Hoglan is one of the most complete extreme drummers out there.  Use Facebook to Comment on this Post

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Feb 07

Gus G of Firewind discussed Immortals & new Jackson guitar model.

After almost 5 years waiting for new material, Firewind, the Greek gods of power metal finally returned with a new kick ass record titled Immortals, which was inspired by the significance of Greek history and the legendary stand of the 300 spartan warriors that hold the advance of the Persian army into Greece and reshaped …

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Feb 06

ESP Guitars & Basses overview at NAMM 2017

During NAMM 2017 we had the chance to visit the ESP Guitars & Basses booth to check out their newest additions to the artist signature series. From the new Bill Kelliher (Mastodon) Sparrowhawk model to the new Lars Fredricksen (Rancid) Volsung Series and the new Brian (Head) Welch (Korn) SH-7 Evertune all the way to the new Kirk …

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