Sunday, 27 April 2014

Guthrie Govan, Bryan Beller, Marco Minnemann: The Aristocrats - Culture Clash South-East Asia Tour 2014

The Aristocrats - Culture Clash South-East Asia Tour (August 2014)

Aug 4 - Seoul - Gunguk University Auditory - S. KOREA

(Sae Chun Nyun Gwan)
Aug 6 - Beijing - Mao Live House - CHINA
Aug 8 - Shanghai - Q.House (QSW) - CHINA
Aug 10 - Taipei - Riverside Live Music House - TAIWAN
Aug 11 - Hong Kong - KITEC MusicZone - HONG KONG
Aug 13 - tbc
Aug 15 - Manila - Hard Rock Cafe Makati - PHILIPPINES
Aug 17 - Bangkok - Overdrive Magazine Anniversary (venue tbc) - THAILAND
Aug 19 - Tokyo - Club Citta - JAPAN
Aug 20 - Osaka - Big Cat - JAPAN

Akira Takasaki: Loudness - The Sun Will Rise Again - new album details

LOUDNESS will release their new studio album, "The Sun Will Rise Again", on June 4.

The track listing for the effort is as follows:


01. Nourishment Of The Mind
02. Got To Be Strong
03. Never Ending Fire
04. The Metal Man
05. Mortality
06. The Best
07. The Sun Will Rise Again
08. Rock You Wild
09. Greatest Ever Heavy Metal
10. Shout
11. Not Alone


01. The Sun Will Rise Again (Music Video)
02. Track-by-track interview with Akira Takasaki


LOUDNESS - 「The Sun Will Rise Again」MV

Akira Takasaki (Loudness) - 鋼鉄倶楽部へ熱きコメント!

Loudness: Test The Fire

Tosin Abasi: Guitar Messenger interview NAMM 2014

NAMM 2014: Tosin Abasi Interview @ Ibanez (Animals As Leaders)
Guitar Messenger - Click the link to view the full interview with text, video, and pics.

Since revitalizing the landscape of instrumental music with their self-titled debut in 2009, Animals as Leaders' Tosin Abasi and his bandmates have been busy refining and expanding their unique brand of progressive metal. Recently, amidst the chaos of the NAMM 2014 floor, Guitar Messenger's Ivan Chopik caught up with the 8-string virtuoso to talk about his new signature Ibanez TAM10 guitar, and his band's new album The Joy of Motion.

Tymon Kruidenier: Exivious - Liminal - now on YouTube in its entirety

Tymon Kruidenier: Exivious - Liminal
Tymon Kruidenier s
Liminal is now on YouTube in its entirety, featuring the custom made artwork from all the people who pre-ordered the special edition.

Please help us out by sharing this video on your own timeline, it really helps!

00:00 - 1. Entrust
06:28 - 2. One's Glow
11:07 - 3. Alphaform
15:56 - 4. Deeply Woven
22:51 - 5. Triguna
28:00 - 6. Movement
32:52 - 7. Open
39:27 - 8. Immanent

Produced and mixed by Tymon Kruidenier
Mastered by Tymon Kruidenier and Joris Bonis

Artwork direction by Henrik van Leeuwen
Artwork software development by Coen Klösters and Pieter Willems

Tymon Kruidenier guitars
Michel Nienhuis guitars
Robin Zielhorst bass
Yuma van Eekelen drums

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You can buy this album at
Or get it digitally at most online music stores.