Jari Mäenpää Plays Through A Minute Of New Wintersun Music

Wintersun will be unleashing their highly anticipated new album, The Forest Seasons, sometime in July via Nuclear Blast, and Jari Mäenpää has shared another preview of the new material online. Continue reading

Ihsahn Releases A Guitar Playthrough Of Emperor’s The Loss And Curse Of Reverence

Ihsahn announced back in August that the iconic Emperor would be reuniting this year for a few special appearances in Europe to celebrate the 20th anniversary of their Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk album. To get fans more excited for those upcoming performances, Ihsahn has released a new playthrough video of ‘The Loss And Curse Of Reverence’ single for our viewing pleasure today. Continue reading

Angel Vivaldi Releases Three Play Through Clips And Announces The Guitar Collective

Angel Vivaldi has been one of my favorite guitar players on the planet ever since I first heard ‘A Mercurian Summer‘ back in 2011. Since then he has dedicated to his life to his music, and you can tell that through the progression of his past few releases. This year Angel released The Speed of Dark:Revisited, where he re-recorded his EP from 2009, and you can watch him play through three of those incredible tracks below! Continue reading

Video: Tomas Haake Of Meshuggah Performs Clockworks From The Violent Sleep of Reason

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Meshuggah released The Violent Sleep Of Reason last week, and as I said in my 10/10 review, the record “is as raw as we’ve ever heard Meshuggah, but in my opinion, it’s also as perfect as we’ve ever heard them.” Continue reading