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Mikael Akerfeldt Explains How Money Is Shared In Opeth
Mikael Akerfeldt Explains How Money Is Shared In Opeth
16 comments, 37 votes
"When money comes in, that's when problems come in," the frontman explains.
8-String Guitar: Zac Tiessen Presents New Song 'Infinity'
Shred Mania: Watch Chris Broderick And Gus G Teach Each Other Shred Licks
Metal Captcha Tests If You're A Metalhead Or A Bot By Using Metal Band Logos
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UG Showdown, Mark II, Round I: 'Sultans Of Swing' Vs. 'Free Bird'
UG Showdown, Mark II, Round I: 'Sultans Of Swing' Vs. 'Free Bird'
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Maynard Releasing New Album With Puscifer In October, Streaming Lead Single
Joe Satriani: Kirk Hammett Was Already A Pro When I Started Giving Him Guitar Lessons
Coheed And Cambria Frontman's House Turned Into $300,000-a-Month Illegal Weed Farm Without His Knowledge
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8-String Guitar: Zac Tiessen Presents New Song 'Infinity'
8-String Guitar: Zac Tiessen Presents New Song 'Infinity'

Check out 18-year-old Zac doing his thing.

POSTED: 07/28/2015 - 06:58 pm

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Coheed and Cambria Frontman's House Turned Into $300,000-a-Month Illegal Weed Farm Without His Knowledge
Coheed And Cambria Frontman's House Turned Into $300,000-a-Month Illegal Weed Farm Without His Knowledge

Always check who you rent your place to, folks.

POSTED: 07/28/2015 - 06:18 pm

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Metal Captcha Tests If You're a Metalhead or a Bot By Using Metal Band Logos
Metal Captcha Tests If You're A Metalhead Or A Bot By Using Metal Band Logos

A little something to put on yer metal blog.

POSTED: 07/28/2015 - 04:28 pm

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Joe Satriani: Kirk Hammett Was Already a Pro When I Started Giving Him Guitar Lessons
Joe Satriani: Kirk Hammett Was Already A Pro When I Started Giving Him Guitar Lessons

"Many of his friends and contemporaries would storm out complaining thinking I was a too harsh a teacher."

POSTED: 07/28/2015 - 03:34 pm

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Maynard Releasing New Album With Puscifer in October, Streaming Lead Single
Maynard Releasing New Album With Puscifer In October, Streaming Lead Single

Check out the "Grand Canyon" inside.

POSTED: 07/28/2015 - 03:07 pm

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Mikael Akerfeldt Explains How Money Is Shared in Opeth
Mikael Akerfeldt Explains How Money Is Shared In Opeth

"When money comes in, that's when problems come in."

POSTED: 07/28/2015 - 02:55 pm

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Shred Mania: Watch Chris Broderick and Gus G Teach Each Other Shred Licks
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Alice Cooper's Band Once Got Into Bar Brawl With Kasabian Over Iraq War
Alice Cooper's Band Once Got Into Bar Brawl With Kasabian Over Iraq War

"Nobody got knocked out, so it was OK," Cooper states.

POSTED: 07/28/2015 - 08:42 am

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Video of Brian Tichy Punching Speed Bag in Time With Rush's 'Limelight' Is Kinda Amazing
Video Of Brian Tichy Punching Speed Bag In Time With Rush's 'Limelight' Is Kinda Amazing

Why don't more drummers do speed bag solos?

POSTED: 07/28/2015 - 08:30 am

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Judas Priest and Mastodon Have Announced a Fall 2015 North American Tour
Judas Priest And Mastodon Have Announced A Fall 2015 North American Tour

Metal giants teaming up for a series of dates.

POSTED: 07/28/2015 - 07:49 am

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