Guitar Gods VINNIE MOORE and GUS G Team Up For US Tour (News)

Guitar Gods VINNIE MOORE and GUS G Team Up For US Tour (News)

Guitar masters Vinnie Moore (UFO) and Gus G (Firewind, ex-Ozzy Osbourne) are hitting the road together this November and December to bring you the 2017 Gunslingers tour! This is Vinnie’s first solo tour since 2015, and Gus’ first follow up to his 2016 solo tour of North America, promoting his 2015 album Brand New Revolution. The tour will feature music from both guitarists’ highly impressive catalogs. Says Vinnie of his partnership with the Greek powerhouse:…

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WEDNESDAY 13 – Condolences (Album Review)

WEDNESDAY 13 – Condolences (Album Review)

Wednesday 13 returns with a vengeance with his seventh studio album Condolences out now on Nuclear Blast Entertainment. Complete with heavy-hitting riffs, blasting drum beats, and crushing vocals, this album is sure to gain some new fans in the realm of heavy metal. The album is full of crunchy, fast-paced riffs, yet contains a lot of diversity in the song writing. My favourite song by far on the album is “Omen, Amen“, with it’s catchy,…

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DARIO LORINA of Black Label Society Discusses his New Solo Album “Death Grip Tribulations” (Interview)

DARIO LORINA of Black Label Society Discusses his New Solo Album “Death Grip Tribulations” (Interview)

Dario Lorina, the newest member of Black Label Society, has made quite a name for himself in the shred guitar and metal community. He took the time to speak to us about the pathway that led him to sharing the stage with Zakk Wylde every night, his music writing process, signature model guitar, and of course, the release of his second instrumental solo album, Death Grip Tribulations. Rachel Leigh: This is Rachel Leigh from Decibel…

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Prevail I by Kobra And The Lotus Album Review

Prevail I by Kobra And The Lotus Album Review

Prevail I is the first part of a two-part album release by Kobra and The Lotus. The album begins with the opening track “Gotham” which eases us into the album with a melodic guitar riff and elegant vocals. It has elements of hard rock, but also symphonic metal, reminding me of bands such as Nightwish as it heads into a heavy verse. Right away, I am hooked. Next, we have “Triggerpulse”, the first single off of the…

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WE START WARS, Featuring Nita Strauss, Premieres First Single “The Animal Inside”

WE START WARS, Featuring Nita Strauss, Premieres First Single “The Animal Inside”

We Start Wars is a new all-female metal band started by Alice Cooper guitarist Nita Strauss. The band has just partnered with Revolver Magazine to release their first single “The Animal Inside”. Nita once again teamed up with former Femme Fatale bandmate Katt Scarlett (keyboards) to bring us this hard-hitting single. The We Start Wars lineup is rounded out by lead singer Seana, guitarist Nicole Papastavrou (MeridieM), bassist Alicia Vigil (Vigil of War), and drummer…

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LIV SIN – her new band, writing process and more! (Interview)

LIV SIN – her new band, writing process and more! (Interview)

Liv Sin, former frontwoman of Sister Sin and current frontwoman of Liv Sin, sat down with us to discuss the debut album Follow Me from her new band. She shared with us her writing process, the inspiration behind the new songs, and plans for future tours. Rachel Leigh: This is Rachel Leigh from Decibel Geek and I’m here with Liv Sin, how are you today? Liv Sin: I’m very well thank you! Rachel: Now your…

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KOBRA PAIGE of KOBRA AND THE LOTUS Talks Writing Process, Touring and More (Interview)

KOBRA PAIGE of KOBRA AND THE LOTUS Talks Writing Process, Touring and More (Interview)

I’ve been a rock n’ roll fan my entire life, and a guitarist for half of that, so getting the opportunity to do my first-ever interview with a musician was extremely exciting for me, and also nerve wracking! But not to worry – my first interview was conducted with a very sincere and down-to-earth rocker – Kobra Paige of Canadian metal band Kobra and The Lotus. It was very interesting to get to talk to…

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