Video: Guitarist Uses 45 Different Scales in a Single Solo
Everything from major pentatonic to Yona Nuki major and Ethiopian Tizita minor.

POSTED: 08/27/2015 - 06:15 pm

You Don't Need Fancy Gear: Guitarist Records Killer-Sounding Song With a Crappy Guitar He Bought for $8
"Who needs a fancy-schmancy zero-friction floating trem or a Bigsby when you have a friggin' copper pipe?"

POSTED: 08/27/2015 - 12:20 pm

Metallica Frontman Wants to Be a Zombie in New 'Call of Duty,' This Is His Audition Video
Also, Avenged Sevenfold singer M. Shadows.

POSTED: 08/26/2015 - 01:07 pm

5 Reasons Why Guns N' Roses Could Reunite, and 5 Reasons Why They Shouldn't
Do you think the boys should get back together?

POSTED: 08/26/2015 - 12:10 pm

Check Out Metallica's 'One' Covered by One-Man Ukulele Band
Version is surprisingly good.

POSTED: 08/26/2015 - 10:19 am

Reunited Classic GN'R to Perform at Soundwave Festival?
The story's source is a "a very well informed heavy hitter in the Australian music industry."

POSTED: 08/25/2015 - 03:18 pm

Mindf--k: Guitarist Rips Hendrix's 'Purple Haze' and 'Voodoo Child' on Double-Neck Acoustic Guitar at the Same Time
Mark Kroos delivers the goods. No looping, no overdubbing.

POSTED: 08/25/2015 - 02:55 pm

Delightful Gallery of Metalheads Headbanging Surfaces as Part of New Book
If you visit metal festivals, you might be in here somewhere.

POSTED: 08/24/2015 - 02:17 pm

Korn: Rihanna Is a Bada-s Metalhead B-tch
Guitarist James "Munky" Shaffer praises the pop superstar.

POSTED: 08/24/2015 - 12:16 pm

Varg Vikernes Has Released His Own RPG, and It's Very Racist
That white supremacy version of "D&D" that no-one wanted is finally here...

POSTED: 08/24/2015 - 07:35 am

So Foo Fighters Have Just Rickrolled the Westboro Baptist Church
That speedos dude....

POSTED: 08/23/2015 - 09:48 am

Lady Gaga: I'm Not the Next Madonna, I'm the Next Iron Maiden
"Some people really don't know the importance of metal."

POSTED: 08/20/2015 - 04:30 pm

Celebrating Dimebag's Birthday: These Are 13 of His All-Time Favorite Songs
Guitar master would have been 49 today.

POSTED: 08/20/2015 - 02:30 pm

Lars Being Cool: How Young Metallica Drummer Traveled Across the Ocean to See an Obscure Band
He ended up sleeping on their sofa for six weeks.

POSTED: 08/20/2015 - 12:46 pm

Here's Ghost's Papa Emeritus III Rocking Out on Kazoo During Band's Killer Acoustic Show
If you have kazoo, you have everything.

POSTED: 08/19/2015 - 02:30 pm

All You Need to Play Death Metal Is a Four-Piece Drum Kit, Drummer Demonstrates
Snare, tom, and two kicks.

POSTED: 08/19/2015 - 01:17 pm

Maynard's Son: 'If There Is Another Tool Album After the Next One, I'll Probably Be Dead By Then'
"My dad is just a weird dude who likes making wine and singing," Devo H. Keenan says.

POSTED: 08/19/2015 - 12:48 pm

How Kanye West Changed the Life of Roxy Music Guitarist Phil Manzanera
A long-forgotten riff made Mr. Manzanera more money than "past 15 years with Roxy."

POSTED: 08/18/2015 - 08:23 pm

Here's Official Proof That God Listens to Slayer
It's God's Spotify playlist, what more do you need?

POSTED: 08/18/2015 - 04:36 pm

Vegan Black Metal Chef Is Crowdfunding a Cookbook
"The Seitanic Spellbook" promises "vegan cooking with a fist full of metal."

POSTED: 08/18/2015 - 07:57 am

Addressing the Myth: Can the Legendary 432Hz Tuning Improve a Metal Song? Take a Listen and See
Is 432 Hz really richer and fuller than 440 Hz?

POSTED: 08/17/2015 - 06:16 pm

Science Says You Shouldn't Do Guitar Spins, National Geographic Finds
"Guitars aren't designed to be spun violently around your body."

POSTED: 08/17/2015 - 03:54 pm

Foo Fighters Bring Fan From the Crowd to Sing Rush Classic, Fan Nails It
Watch Brian Roberts deliver "Tom Sawyer" inside.

POSTED: 08/13/2015 - 07:18 pm

Kirk Hammett Found His Phone!
But alas, it's not THE phone...

POSTED: 08/12/2015 - 09:28 pm

Dave Grohl Is Learning to Walk Again, And Royal Blood Are Helping Him Along the Way
Dave's making a speedy recovery, says guy who hung out with him outside a liquor store in Delaware.

POSTED: 08/12/2015 - 06:08 pm

Watch 15-Year-Old Foo Fighters Drummer Taylor Hawkins Rock Van Halen at High School Battle of the Bands
Now this guy wooed all the ladies!

POSTED: 08/11/2015 - 07:17 pm

Here's Rob Zombie Obliterating Facebook Trolls By Stooping to Their Level
Nothing like a bit of quality interaction with fans.

POSTED: 08/11/2015 - 03:35 pm

18-Year-Old Delivers Killer Animals As Leaders Cover on Sitar
Watch Rishabh Seen do his thing.

POSTED: 08/11/2015 - 02:31 pm

This Metal Cover of the 'Ghostbusters' Theme Is Pretty Rad
Who you gonna call?

POSTED: 08/11/2015 - 09:27 am

Varg Vikernes: 'Modern Technology Is Turning Us Into Worthless Subhuman Filth'
"We can save mankind only by returning to a simpler life in thoroughly homogenous tribes."

POSTED: 08/10/2015 - 08:15 pm

New Internet Comic Replaces Garfield with Metallica's Hetfield. Hilarity Ensues
"Mondays, imprisoning me, all that I see, absolute horror."

POSTED: 08/07/2015 - 07:44 am

There's Now a Song Called 'But Does It Djent?'
"Deathcore is for pussies all you sing about is surgery."

POSTED: 08/05/2015 - 03:58 pm

Keith Richards: The Beatles' 'Sgt. Pepper's' Is a Load of Sh-t
The Stones guitarist calls the classic album a "mishmash of rubbish."

POSTED: 08/05/2015 - 03:17 pm

Miley Cyrus Rocks Out With Steel Panther Onstage in California, Footage Available
Her dad was also there to help the guys deliver "Pour Some Sugar on Me."

POSTED: 08/04/2015 - 07:45 pm

75,000 Wacken 2016 Festival Tickets Sold Out Within Hours, Event Still Struggling to Break Even, Because Integrity
"We have to get the best experience for the fan. If we're not doing that, we're not successful."

POSTED: 08/04/2015 - 04:50 pm

Footage of Very Early Alice in Chains College Show Surfaces
$5 per ticket, quite a deal these folks got.

POSTED: 08/04/2015 - 03:05 pm

Rush Have Performed Their Final Tour Concert Ever; RHCP, Foo Fighters, Tool Drummers Watched From the Crowd in Awe
Chad Smith, Taylor Hawkins, Danny Carey, The Police's Stewart Copeland, and Jethro Tull's Doane Perry.

POSTED: 08/03/2015 - 02:36 pm

Power of Music: Watch 1,000 People Play 'Learn to Fly' as Invitation to Foo Fighters to Visit Their City
Folks of Cesena, Italy are awesome.

POSTED: 07/30/2015 - 05:20 pm

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

Shred Mania: Watch Chris Broderick and Gus G Teach Each Other Shred Licks
Gents can shred.

POSTED: 07/28/2015 - 12:35 pm

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

Renowned Music Journalist Mick Wall: 'Rock's Been Dead and Buried for Many, Many Years'
"There's lots of exciting stuff going on, but it sure ain't in rock," he tells UG.

POSTED: 07/27/2015 - 09:02 pm

Disturbed Frontman David Draiman: I Wrote 95% of My Songs High

POSTED: 07/27/2015 - 01:13 pm

10 Ripping Pantera Bass Lines By Rex Brown
Join us as we wish Mr. Rex a happy birthday today!

POSTED: 07/27/2015 - 12:46 pm

Malevolent Creation Bassist to UG Community: 'Much Butthurt I Sense in You'
"... cry like a b-tch you should."

POSTED: 07/24/2015 - 01:44 pm

The New Avenged Sevenfold Drummer: 10 Drummers Who Could Join A7X
Who do you think should be the new A7X drummer?

POSTED: 07/24/2015 - 12:50 pm

Watch Halestorm and Corey Taylor Cover Temple of the Dog's 'Hunger Strike'
Happened last night live at the APMAs.

POSTED: 07/23/2015 - 05:20 pm

Devin Townsend Jamming With an Air Conditioner Sounds Better Than Your Band
Kidding, kidding, but the man is amazing.

POSTED: 07/22/2015 - 02:16 pm

This Mosh Pit Footage Recorded on a 360 Degree Camera Is Kind of Amazing
360° wall of death anyone?

POSTED: 07/22/2015 - 08:31 am

Talent: Guy Plays Guitar Hand With One Hand, Uses Pen as Percussion and Pick, Sounds Amazing
Fella goes by the name of Alexandr Misko.

POSTED: 07/20/2015 - 03:34 pm