Armored Saint – Punching The Sky

Wow, just wow…ARMORED SAINT have returned five years after the super-awesome Win Hands Down with a brand-spankin’ new record Punching the Sky (out now,...

Even The Devil Believes With Stryper’s Michael Sweet

I recently sat down once again with legendary vocalist/frontman/guitarist Michael Sweet from STRYPER. I can’t remember what number interview this was, but it was...

Big Innings From The Outfield: R.I.P. Tony Lewis

I don’t even know where to start. What I do know is that I have had to write too many pieces like this over...

Sevendust – Blood & Stone

Vocalist Lajon Witherspoon once described SEVENDUST as “Soul Metal”, a very fitting descriptor, considering the Atlanta based quintet never really fit the “Nu-Metal” label...

Amaranthe – Manifest

So the last time we checked in AMARANTHE had delivered an absolute winner of a record with 2018’s Helix. And they do it once...

Eddie Van Halen: A Legacy

Hey rock and rollers, we suffered a really big loss recently. As you know, the one and only legend on guitar Eddie Van Halen...

Bon Jovi – 2020

Holy Hell, what a year 2020 is turning out to be, huh? Welp…let me just say this: BON JOVI have given us the album...

Classic Albums: Depeche Mode – Violator

In the summer of 1990 I bought Violator from DEPECHE MODE on cassette. And man, am I glad I did. This is the album...

Voracious Scourge – In Death

A funny thing happened not too long ago. I finally checked out the debut album In Death from VORACIOUS SCOURGE and I was blown...

John Petrucci – Terminal Velocity

Roughly eight years ago I pulled my head out of my ass and realized that solo instrumental albums from world renowned guitarists could actually...