Zakk Wylde Offers First Look At Guitar, Amp Line

Reunited and it feels so gooood

This week, the annual NAMM convention took place, and once again, I was unable to attend. During the week, Zakk Wylde revealed he’s got his own line of guitars and amplifiers coming soon. The line will carry the name Wylde Audio. Every time I turn around, Zakk’s doing something else to augment his coffers. What […]

Enslaved Release Taste Of Upcoming LP


Enslaved have a new album coming out soon. It’ll be called In Times and will be the band’s thirteenth studio album. Today, the band release a video with a little teaser material in it featuring some of the new shit. That video follows at the end of this post for your enjoyment and the enjoyment […]

Amon Amarth Perform Without Frontman

Amon Amarth

The January 17 gig Amon Amarth played was one-of-a-kind. The band largely performed without frontman Johan Hegg. Everything’s OK in the band. Hegg wasn’t feeling up to it; he recently blew out his voice. The band, hence, played their Plymouth, England, show with members of the audience chipping in. The set also boasted a guest […]

Studio Footage From Eros-Era Deftones Posted


Now here’s something cool. Today, some studio footage leaked that was allegedly shot during the Deftones’ recording sessions for Eros. The album was mostly finished but has been shelved since late bassist Chi Cheng entered a coma. The coma followed a 2008 car crash, and Cheng came in and out of it for five years […]

Clutch Perform New Songs In New Jersey


As I type this, mere hours remain to 2014. Frankly, I am glad to see this year come to a close. But I was also glad to see 2013 end as well. Let’s just say the last two years haven’t been as stellar as other years in my life have been. I’d say I’m optimistic […]

Quicksand Tour Doc Streaming Online


Man, do I miss the 1990s. It was a great decade for me. I went to high school and college during the ‘90s, so not only was I in tip top shape, I was nailing top notch fotch like there was no tomorrow. For me, it was a decade of amazing firsts, with experiences I […]

And Now For Something Completely Different: Here’s Mac Sabbath

Mac Sabbath

Today was a fucking weird one for me, kids. I wish I could get into just why it was so weird, but I can’t. I hate being so ambiguous on this blog sometimes, but in this case, I’ve got to be. Let’s just say I never, ever expected to receive the kind of visit I […]

VON Exclusive Lyric Video Premiere: “Muse Of Evil”

Muse of Evil

Sometimes, I’ll learn through a mutual acquaintance that a certain member of a certain band is a regular reader of my irreverent site. Or I’ll run into a dude in a band and I’ll tell him I run GSA and he’ll be all, “Oh, right on…I check it out when I can.” And that’s fine. […]

Video: System Of A Down Rock The Forum

System of a Down

Are you a System of a Down fan? Got an hour of your life to completely waste? Head to the end of this post. There, System Of A Down’s entire live set from last night’s Almost Acoustic Christmas organized by KROQ at The Forum in Inglewood, California, is streaming for your enjoyment. Watch as System […]

Devin Townsend Releases Lyric Video, Offers Update

Devin Townsend

Devin Townsend today released a lyric video for his track “March Of The Poozers.” Watch that shit at the end of this post. Devin also checked in with an update on what the future holds for him: “Closing out the North American tour and a heck of a year. I released 4 albums this year, […]