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This Week in Guitar History: Black Sabbath's Iommi Tunes Down Three Semi-Tones, Paves the Way for Grunge
Band started recording 'Master of Reality' on this week in 1971.

POSTED: 02/06/2016 - 10:41 am

 
Watch: You Can Now Actually Play Invisible Drums Through Power of Technology and Oculus Rift
The neighbors shall complain no more, for this is the best drum kit you've never seen!

POSTED: 02/05/2016 - 12:33 am

 
What Legends Like: These Are Favorite Solos of 11 Guitar Icons
Slash, Van Halen, Hammett, Mustaine, Satriani, Hanneman...

POSTED: 02/04/2016 - 10:46 pm

 
Gear of the Gods: Slash
A new feature series in which we take a look at a famous guitarist and the gear that helped to define their sound.

POSTED: 02/04/2016 - 09:58 am

 
Politics N' Music: This Is the Favorite Music of 2016 US Presidential Candidates
Check out what Clinton, Trump, Sanders and co. are into...

POSTED: 02/03/2016 - 10:53 pm

 
It's All in the Fingers: Check Out Classic Clip of Satriani Shredding on $100 Strat
Proof that you don't need a $5000 rig to rawk the fuck out.

POSTED: 02/03/2016 - 11:42 am

 
Jared Dines Reacts to Hate Comments on UG: 'It's Like High School Again'
"If you think I'm incredibly douchey..."

POSTED: 02/02/2016 - 10:37 pm

 
Watch: Street Guitarist Delivers Mind-Blowing Performance, People Barely Pay Attention
Thankfully, the whole thing was recorded...

POSTED: 02/02/2016 - 03:33 pm

 
Watch: This Baby Demanding to Hear Led Zeppelin Will Put a Big Smile on Your Face
Meet Federico!

POSTED: 02/01/2016 - 08:50 pm

 
Here's Judas Priest's Rob Halford Screaming Insanely High Notes for 5 Minutes
Watch the Metal God in action!

POSTED: 02/01/2016 - 06:20 pm

 
Editorial: Metal Should Be All Embracing. If Anselmo's Not Behind That, Fuck Him
The singer should do more than just apologize for "white power" gesture.

POSTED: 02/01/2016 - 03:01 pm

 
Subaru Replaces Car Accelerator With Crybaby Wah
That's one way to spend an afternoon we guess.

POSTED: 02/01/2016 - 09:53 am

 
8 Best Hoaxes in Rock and Metal
Those sneaky bastards!

POSTED: 01/31/2016 - 05:40 pm

 
'Leave Kanye Alone!' Petitioning the Petitioners
"Someone doesn't have to stop making music, just because you think they suck."

POSTED: 01/27/2016 - 02:37 pm

 
Four Reasons We're Psyched for the New Deftones Album
We share our thoughts on one of the year's most anticipated album releases.

POSTED: 01/27/2016 - 02:27 pm

 
10 Albums That Prove 1986 Was the Best Year in Thrash Metal History
30 years ago that was...

POSTED: 01/26/2016 - 08:56 pm

 
Listen to Rejected 'Exorcist' Film Music Used in Banned Trailer That Caused People to Vomit and Have Seizures
"The truth is that it was one of the most unpleasant experiences of my life..."

POSTED: 01/26/2016 - 08:00 pm

 
Watch: Drummer Performs in Style of 14 Most Influential Metal Drummers
"TOMMY!"

POSTED: 01/26/2016 - 05:59 pm

 
'We're Only Semi-Pro, So No Breadheads': Check Out Epic Iron Maiden Guitarist Want-Ad From 1979
"Only dedicated, image conscious people need apply."

POSTED: 01/26/2016 - 12:06 pm

 
Djent Zeppelin: This Is What It Sounds Like When Led Zeppelin Goes Djent
Djentway to Heaven?

POSTED: 01/25/2016 - 11:33 pm

 
Testament's Alex Skolnick: 10 Albums That Changed My Life
From metal to jazz...

POSTED: 01/20/2016 - 09:15 pm

 
'Mom Is a Maniac on the Drums' Is the Coolest Viral Video You'll See Today
She nails it, with killer fills to boot.

POSTED: 01/20/2016 - 12:03 pm

 
Listen: 10 Iconic Guitar Riffs Played in Drop G Tuning
That "Sunshine of Your Love"...

POSTED: 01/18/2016 - 05:24 pm

 
Maynard's 'Happy Birthday' Video to Adam Jones Is the Greatest Video of All Time
"Happy Birthday, Butt Munch."

POSTED: 01/18/2016 - 04:18 pm

 
Christian Bale on Learning Metal Drums for 'The Big Short': Pantera Is Fantastic to Begin With!
"Mastodon as well..."

POSTED: 01/18/2016 - 03:55 pm

 
Giveaway: Win DigiTech Trio Band Creator Pedal + AKG P120 Mic
And you also get to record a song together with Ronnie Wood or Stewart Copeland - how cool is that?

POSTED: 01/16/2016 - 12:40 pm

 
Check Out Excellent David Bowie, Lemmy Mash-Up Tribute 'Ace of Space'
A fitting tribute to two musical innovators.

POSTED: 01/16/2016 - 11:45 am

 
Watch: 12 Metal Subgenres Explained Through 36 Classic Riffs
Heavy, thrash, tech metal, it's all there...

POSTED: 01/14/2016 - 11:46 pm

 
Zakk Wylde: The First Thing Ozzy Told Me When I Played for Him
Classic Oz...

POSTED: 01/14/2016 - 07:30 pm

 
Watch: Guy Plays One Note on Guitar, Creates a Song From It By Using a Variety of Effect Pedals
"First, I loop a G note played at two different octaves. Next, I engage the..."

POSTED: 01/14/2016 - 03:55 pm

 
Life of a Bass Player Can Be Pretty Depressive, Here's a Video to Prove It
"It could be worse..."

POSTED: 01/13/2016 - 06:24 pm

 
Here's Zakk Wylde Singing Adele's 'Hello,' With an Unexpected Twist
It's not what you think...

POSTED: 01/13/2016 - 03:23 pm

 
This Is Linkin Park's 'In the End' Sung by Scenes From 183 Movies
This must have taken ages to put together.

POSTED: 01/13/2016 - 11:59 am

 
This Site Shows You What David Bowie Did When He Was Your Age
Spoiler: he was cooler than you...

POSTED: 01/12/2016 - 09:41 pm

 
Does Boiling Strings Really Work? This Test Has the Answer
The results? Not quite what was expected...

POSTED: 01/12/2016 - 04:58 pm

 
This Is the Most Metal Mobile Company Commercial Ever Made \m/
Turns out cowbell isn't the only prescription...

POSTED: 01/11/2016 - 08:00 pm

 
Nature Is Awesome: How Spiders Tune Their Webs Like We Tune Guitars
The more you know...

POSTED: 01/11/2016 - 06:35 pm

 
One Month Before His Death, Lemmy Filmed This Epic Milk Commercial
He was a badass until the end...

POSTED: 01/08/2016 - 01:51 pm

 
Heroes: Rush Have Left Tool a Secret Message in Adam Jones' Guitar Case, Check It Out
You know you made it when Rush guys are leaving you hidden messages, right?

POSTED: 01/08/2016 - 01:39 pm

 
Municipal Waste Are Now Selling Brutal Anti-Trump T-Shirts
Some fans got really angry over this...

POSTED: 01/07/2016 - 10:29 pm

 
Periphery Drummer: Why I Have High Level of Respect for the Porn Industry and People in It
"I know the male pornstars too, I'm an aficionado, I can't help it!"

POSTED: 01/07/2016 - 09:04 pm

 
Watch: Guitarist Plays Metal in Kindergarten, Kids Start Moshing \m/
It's called "shreducation"!

POSTED: 01/06/2016 - 06:50 pm

 
This Is How to Make a Crappy Pop Song You Can Make Millions From
"If you don't have any musical talent, it's your lucky day, 'cause..."

POSTED: 01/05/2016 - 08:53 pm

 
What a Time to Be Alive: You Can Now Purchase a Sound System for Your Vagina
It's called the Babypod vaginal speaker, for real... But wait, there's more...

POSTED: 01/04/2016 - 07:01 pm

 
Mike Portnoy Names His Top 10 Albums, Movies, and TV Shows of 2015
"Here is what I was listening to and watching throughout the past 12 months since my last list..."

POSTED: 01/04/2016 - 04:00 pm

 
Happy New Year! Here's a Song Containing 2016 Notes
Tabs available...

POSTED: 01/02/2016 - 07:27 pm

 
Watch: Here's the Entire History of Metal Music in Just One Song
From the early blues rock beginnings all the way to djent...

POSTED: 12/30/2015 - 09:12 pm

 
Hilarious Twitter Account Reimagines 'Star Wars' Villain Kylo Ren as an Emo Kid
"You can't truly appreciate the imperial march until you hear it on vinyl."

POSTED: 12/24/2015 - 09:09 pm

 
Megadeth Guitarist Kiko Loureiro Wishes You a Merry Christmas With This Classical Guitar Piece
"Merry Christmas! Peace and harmony to everyone!"

POSTED: 12/24/2015 - 07:27 pm

 
Gallery: Before Tool, Guitarist Adam Jones Worked on Sets of Some of Biggest Movies of All Time
"Jurassic Park," "Terminator 2," "A Nightmare on Elm Street" parts 4 and 5, not bad...

POSTED: 12/23/2015 - 06:40 pm