Category: Metal

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Yngwie Malmsteen And Omar Hakim Are Honored By Roland

Roland and Boss present lifetime achievement awards to drummer Omar Hakim and guitarist Yngwie Malmsteen at NAMM 2020 in Anaheim, California. Roland Lifetime Achievement Award presented for the first time to a drummer Omar Hakim is an American jazz, jazz fusion and pop music drummer, producer, arranger and composer. He has worked with Weather Report, […]

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IK Multimedia welcomes Joe Satriani to its family of artists

Iconic guitarist endorses AmpliTube and AXE I/O, with future collaborations coming soon IK Multimedia is proud to welcome legendary guitarist Joe Satriani to its family of artists.  A long-time IK user, Satriani enthuses, “I’m happy to be working with IK Multimedia. I’ve used AmpliTube software at home, in the studio and on several albums. And […]

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Roland and BOSS Present Lifetime Achievement Awards to Thomas Dolby and Steve Vai at NAMM 2018

Third-annual awards presented to these iconic musicians for their contributions to the music industry while using Roland and/or BOSS gear throughout their careers During the 2018 Roland International Press Conference, held Wednesday, January 24, 2018, on the eve of the NAMM Show in Anaheim, California, Roland and BOSS presented their third-annual Lifetime Achievement Awards to […]

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MIDAS M Series Goes on Tour with I Killed The Prom Queen

Australian metalcore band I Killed The Prom Queen just recently completed a European headline tour, marking their first major outing in the continent. With a combination of festival slots and headline dates, the Aussie band were relying on no other than MIDAS M Series mixing consoles, utilizing an M32C/DL32 combo at monitor position and an […]


On September 30th, Los Angeles breakthrough metal act, BUTCHER BABIES, will release their new EP of cover tunes, Uncovered, via Century Media Records in North America.

Taking a page from heroes METALLICA and GUNS N’ ROSES, BUTCHER BABIES have recorded an EP of cover tunes, titled Uncovered, that will surely please fans of the band, as well as fans of the artists that performed them originally. Produced by Logan Mader (DEVILDRIVER, GOJIRA, 5 FINGER DEATH PUNCH), Uncovered features classic covers that […]