In only three years, Dutch heavy hitters The Last Element have established themselves as one of Europe’s most exciting new acts. In this #gearedup interview, we speak with guitarist Noah Grim about his Kemper Profiler amp and PRS guitar.
With a group of collaborators that includes All That Remains’ Oli Herbert, Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal, Angel Vivaldi and many more, SYMPHINITY’s Benny Goodman talks about the project’s many contributors and cinematic influences.
Outside of the production lacking in quality, Chris Prophet’s playing is tight and clean, and his tone and feel on Athaza are on the money.
In a special Geared Up interview, we spoke with Javier Sardinas, lead guitarist for the Floridian metalcore band Acaedia, about his favorite instrumentation, focusing mostly on the Horizon Devices Precision Drive.
UK trio Steel Trees, hot off the release of their new single “Deaf In One Eye,” are hunkered down with producer Matt Elliss working on a new album, due summer 2019 via These Bloody Thieves/Cargo Records. We connected with vocalist and guitarist Tom Hannon to talk gear!
For today’s Geared Up interview, LOVEBITES’ supremely talented Miyako gives insight into her gear collection, which forms an integral part of the top-quality NWOBHM sound that new album Clockwork Immortality holds (out now via JPU Records).
Born of Osiris’ Lee McKinney collaborates once again with Kiesel – whom he dubs “the people’s guitar company” – in a stunning signature headless guitar, the same used on the recent Sumerian release, The Simulation.
Ahead of the January 18th, 2019, release of their new album, The Wicked King: Part II, we chatted with Will Ash, guitarist for the Los Angeles metal quintet, The Crown Remnant, about his gear including a Schecter Hellraiser FR guitar with aftermarket Seymour Duncan 59/SH1 Distortion pickups.
Rob Hill, guitarist for Winnipeg, Manitoba’s post-punk foursome Softswitch, talks about his gear and how it impacted the band’s Steve Albini and Bob Weston-assisted Happiness EP.
Toronto, Ontario deathcore quintet Creatures are showing their goofy side in this exclusive and “deathly” guitar playthrough video for the shredding single “Rick Sanchez”.
Episode 2 of the Paltrocast podcast is upon us and, your host, New York-based writer and editor Darren Paltrowitz, speaks with musician, photographer, and one-third of The Police, Andy Summers.
Celebrating their upcoming new album 18 Summers (out July 27), we connected with Rome Hero Foxes lead guitarist Michael Fox to discuss gear, including his 1964 Fender Jaguar.
No strangers to a grubby good time, we caught up with Dylan Slocum, frontman for the Los Angeles, CA-based punk quintet, Spanish Love Songs, and asked some of our more “out there” interview questions.