Serj Tankian Rocks Jimmy Kimmel Live!

Serj Tankian might front the Grammy-winning band System of a Down, but he’s also had a solid solo career. To further that career, Tankian released his third solo album, Harakiri, this week, commemorating it with an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live! Watch Tankian – with some help from guitarist Jeff Mallow on an EVH Wolfgang

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Dirge Within Drops New Music Video For ‘Memories’

Having released their sophomore album, There Will Be Blood, back in April, Chicago metallers Dirge Within finally dropped a music video for the punishing track “Memories.” Filmed in the band’s hometown, the clip was helmed by an up-and-coming director named PEELER. “This was easily one of the best video-making experiences I have ever been part of,”  guitarist Shaun

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Heretic’s Glenn Rogers Chats With Beyond the Riff

Glenn Rogers has been in several metal bands, including Deliverance and So-Cal legends Hirax, and the guitarist stopped by Beyond the Riff to talk about his latest effort, Heretic. Rogers joined Heretic in 2011, and the band is working on a new album for 2012 titled Time of Crisis. When asked about the gear he used,

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Halestorm Rocks Download Festival

During last weekend’s Download Festival in the U.K., Lzzy Hale and Halestorm brought their typical brand of hard-hitting rock to the stage. In case you missed the performance, there is some excellent fan-shot footage available. Check out two Halestorm songs in the videos below: “It’s Not You” “Freak Like Me” Riding the wild success of

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Whitechapel’s Alex Wade Featured In July Guitar World

Alex Wade from Knoxville, Tenn., deathcore band Whitechapel is featured in the July issue of Guitar World, where he talks about his career and gear. When asked what his favorite gear was, Wade was quick to name check EVH. “It’s the EVH 5150III, which is the best head I’ve ever played, hands down,” he said.

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Revocation, Dirge Within And Others Set For Shockwave Festival

Several EVH artists are getting ready to take on the Shockwave Festival, such as Dirge Within, Revocation, Havok and Forged in Flame. The tour kicks off July 6 in Seattle and goes across the country before coming to a close Aug. 4 in Hollywood. Check out the tour poster below: Visit the Shockwave Festival’s website

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SpiralArms Releases Video For ‘Dropping Like Flies’

SpiralArms’ first single off their soon to be released sophomore album, Freedom, now has a music video. The band released the performance-based clip for “Dropping Like Flies” this week. Watch SpiralArms in the video below: For more info and updates visit SpiralArms’ official website.

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Finding Core’s Eric Broadbent Jams On Wolfgang USA Stealth

Canadian rockers Finding Core recently stopped by EVH showcase at the Music Industries Association of Canada in Toronto. While there, guitarist Eric Broadbent picked up a Wolfgang USA Stealth for an impromptu jam. Watch Broadbent in the video below: For more information and a list of tour dates, visit Finding Core’s official website.

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Fred Durst Joins Steel Panther For ‘You Really Got Me’

Limp Bizkit frontman Fred Durst jumped on stage this week with Steel Panther during a show at the Hollywood House of Blues to perform The Kinks – and later Van Halen – classic “You Really Got Me.” With Panther guitarist Satchel shredding through the familiar opening chords, Durst and singer Lexxi Foxx trade verses, with

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Go Behind The Scenes Of Evile’s Video For ‘In Memoriam’

British thrashers Evile recently took Metal Hammer behind the scenes of their latest music video for “In Memoriam,” which is off the band’s third studio album, Five Serpent’s Teeth. Watch the action unfold in an abandoned library in the video below: Check Evile’s official website for tour dates and more information.

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