Gear talk for the GAS-afflicted.

Pearl Jam vs Van Halen?

This is something I would never have expected to see! “The last time we played here, in 2010, we played a song and we said it was the only time we would ever play this song. And it was the only time we ever played this song. But as soon as we walked into the back room tonight…I was like, ‘This is where we played that song! And, for some reason, I just really...

Like his beard, Zakk Wylde’s signature guitars just keep getting more stupid looking

Like his beard, Zakk Wylde’s signature guitars just keep getting more stupid looking

Oct 19, 2013

Yeah, you heard me. Talking to you, Jeff Wielandt. Sure… in the early days when Zakk was fresh on the scene, a magnificent new foil to Ozzy, his signature guitar was a fearsome looking thing: Classic LP design with a distinctive aesthetic, and functional spec changes to match Zakk’s brand of tonal mayhem. I don’t know about you, but I think...

School of Rock 10 Year Reunion!

  What?? It’s been 10 years since School of Rock came out?? Whether you like Jack Black or not, you’d have to be an especially grinchy curmudgeon to dislike the wonderful, feel good, rock music laden movie that is School of Rock. Not only did it have a great message for kids – that you could be cool by being yourself, of course –...

Richie Allan – Interstellar Abduction Release Clinic!

Richie Allan – Interstellar Abduction Release Clinic!

Oct 12, 2013

As you probably know, Richie Allan – Ibanez/Dimarzio endorsee and longtime veteran of the NZ instrumental metal/shred scene – is the mastermind behind The Heavy Metal Ninjas. Last night I had the pleasure of attending a guitar clinic to mark the release of the new HMN album Interstellar Abduction. It was awesome! Atwaters Musicworks was packed to...

Dimarzio Steve Vai Shoot-out – Evo vs Breed vs Gravity Storm!

Dimarzio Steve Vai Shoot-out – Evo vs Breed vs Gravity Storm!

Oct 10, 2013

It is with great pleasure that we welcome our latest contributor to the site, Mr Sean Bodley. Sean is an enthusiast for all things Ibanez, and recently had his awesome collection of RGs and JEMs shared by the official Ibanez Facebook page! Guitar teacher by day and live shred wizard by night, he’s here to share his unique perspective on the guitars he...

4 Reasons Why You Need the Bogner Ecstasy Red

4 Reasons Why You Need the Bogner Ecstasy Red

Oct 1, 2013

1. It’s a crapload cheaper than the amp. A little while back we looked at the Bogner Uberschall pedal, one of three amp-in-a-box offerings from Bogner to hit the market. If the Uberschall amp is the no-frills, fire-breathing sledgehammer of the Bogner arsenal, the Ecstasy is the souped up Ferrari – all the options you could ever want, and zero...


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