Wednesday, 22 October 2014

Shant Hagopian, Derek Sherinian, Virgil Donati,Ric Fierabracci: Semantic Saturation - Lost and Found: Insanity Music Video

Lost and Found: Insanity Music Video

We are extremely excited to finally release our first music video for the song "Lost and Found: Insanity", about a year and a half after its original release! And because you are a subscriber to our newsletter, you get this very special VIP access to watch it before everyone else.

If you haven't purchased the album yet, here's your chance to buy it 40% off the original price with promo code: FOUND40

This offer is applicable to both physical bundles and digital copies.
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On making the music video; director Richard Bastarache says “Making this video was both challenging and rewarding. Everyone was amazing to work with and made my job much easier. I am very proud of how all our hard work, time, and stress paid off. Despite some problems during the shoot, the video was a lot of fun to make and it is something that the we can all feel proud to be a part of.”

Solipsistic is the debut album of the progressive metal project Semantic Saturation found by Shant Hagopian (guitars), featuring prog rock/metal icons Virgil Donati (drums), Ric Fierabracci (bass) and special guests; Derek Sherinian /ex-Dream Theater/ (keyboards) and Andy Kuntz /Vanden Plas/ (Vocals)

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Wilko Johnson: after 11-hour operation - Wilko announces he's "cured" of cancer

Wilko Johnson announced that he has been "cured" of cancer and plans to tour again. The guitarist revealed that he had been diagnosed with terminal pancreatic cancer in January 2013. But after "It was an 11-hour operation. This tumour weighed 3kg - that's the size of a baby. Anyway, they got it all. They cured me"

Bugra Sisman: Ibanez Jem77 BRMR (Re-finished) FULL HD

This guitar originally comes with Black Rock Mirror finish but It has been refinished to the Black texture. Plays and feels amazing!

Prestige 5 piece maple/walnut neck
18mm 1st fret - 20mm 12th fret
43mm nut width
Warmoth 6105 Frets
Basswood body
Edge Pro bridge
Dimarzio Breed neck p/u
Dimarzio Custom mid p/u
Dimarzio Breed bridge p/u"

Ibanez Jem77 BRMR (Re-finished) FULL HD

Paul Wardingham: Future Metal Shred Is Here - exciting new lesson series begins

Future Metal Shred Is Here - By Paul Wardingham

I'm very excited to announce the launch of my new guitar lesson video series. It's called Future Metal Shred.
Why is it unique?

Future Metal Shred is everything about my style in one lesson series!

This special series represents my 20 years experience as a teacher and mentor of thousands of students all over the world, packaged in an affordable lesson series for every guitar player to enjoy.

Today, I'm releasing the first FMS lesson and it's about an exciting concept called "polymeters".

  • 8 Minute Video Lesson
  • Guitar tab (PDF)
  • Guitar tab (Guitar Pro)
  • Example backing tracks (MP3s)
Future Metal Shred represents Paul's 20 years experience as a teacher and mentor of thousands of students all over the world, packaged in a very affordable lesson series for every guitar player to enjoy.

Paul Wardingham - Future Metal Shred Lesson #1 - Polymeters

Mick Jones: Foreigner are set to release a new high-definition live recording from their most successful album of all time, Foreigner ‘4’.

Foreigner are set to release a new high-definition live recording from their most successful album of all time, Foreigner ‘4’. Universally hailed as one of the most popular rock acts in the world with a formidable arsenal of hit songs, Foreigner continue to propel sold-out tours and album chart action around the world. Now, Frontiers Music Srl presents a homage to Foreigner’s most successful album ever with "The Best of Foreigner 4 & More". The live album will be released on 5th December 2014.

Foreigner ‘4’ spent more weeks at #1 on the Billboard charts than any artist in the history of Atlantic Records, including AC/DC, The Rolling Stones and Led Zeppelin, and went on to sell more than 9 million albums worldwide. Fans will see why it"Feels Like The First Time" when Foreigner debuts these new recordings of the best of Foreigner ‘4’ along with several other chart hits. Foreigner recorded these live high-definition versions of their most enduring anthems at the Borgata Hotel’s Music Box theatre in Atlantic City on October 3rd and 4th, 2014. The album includes some of rock’s best-known hits including Feels Like The First Time, Cold As Ice, Hot Blooded and Foreigner’s iconic ballad, I Want To Know What Love Is.

"Our music has touched a lot of people worldwide" says Foreigner founder, lead guitarist, Mick Jones. Also serving as executive producer of the new album, this Songwriters Hall Of Fame member wrote or co-wrote every Foreigner song and continues to lead his band to new heights. Mick continues: "Unwittingly, we've weaved our music into the fabric of people's lives."

"The Best of Foreigner 4 & More" is available now for pre-orders via Pledge Music through this link: in CD, vinyl, limited edition posters and remake t-shirts from their 1981-1982 tour. As an exclusive for the German territory, the album will also be available in a special box packaging adding a cap to the CD.

To read the official UK press announcement and download album artwork and hi res photos, click here –

1. Night Life
2. Woman In Black
3. Urgent
4. Waiting For A Girl Like You
5. Break It Up
6. Girl On The Moon
7. Say You Will
8. Feels Like The First Time
9. Cold As Ice
10. Hot Blooded
11. I Want To Know What Love Is
12. Juke Box Hero

Richie Kotzen,Xander Demos: Xander to Support Richie in Pittsburgh

Xander Demos will be opening for guitar god, Richie Kotzen. The concert will take place on November 11, 2014 at Altar Bar in Pittsburgh, PA. Doors open at 6:00pm. Show starts at 7:00pm. Tickets for the all ages Drusky Entertainment event are $19 in advance and $22 at the door. They can be purchased in advance at Also on the bill is There You Are.

"If you are into shredding guitar solos with tastefully melodic phrasing, this is a show you won't want to miss!" said Xander's manager, Michael Stover of MTS Management Group. "Xander recently opened for Tony MacAlpine, and that was an amazing show. I can only imagine what this one will be like. Don't miss it!"

Tom Quayle: Chord Shapes, Sounds & Harmonies Guitar Lessons For Absolute Beginners

Chord Shapes, Sounds & Harmonies Guitar Lessons For Absolute Beginn...
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Guitar Lessons for Beginners. Chord Shapes, Sounds & Harmonies. This DVD is available from;­ns
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Chord Shapes, Sounds & Harmonies for Absolute Beginners is taught by Tom Quayle. This fantastic DVD includes guitar lessons on the fundamentals of how to play chords and how chords are contructed from scales. Tom Quayle shows you how to play Major and Minor triads, suspended chords, barre chords, 7th chords, chord progressions and much more!
Once you've mastered the lessons on this DVD Tom teaches you a Gospel Style guitar piece which uses all the techniques taught! You'll be able to perfect this piece at your own leisure with the backing track that comes with this DVD!

Niko Tsonev : Lifesigns Live DVD pledge campaign from one of the best new prog bands around

Lifesigns live in 2014 will feature:
John Young (keys & vocals)
Jon Poole (bass & vocals)
Frosty Beedle (drums & perc)
Niko Tsonev (guitars & vocals)
Steve Rispin (engineering and production)

Lifesigns recording (featured)
John, Frosty, Steve and the masterful
Nick Beggs (bass, chapman stick & vocals)

Steve Hackett (guitars)
Jakko Jakszyk (guitars)
Thijs Van Leer (flutes)

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Steve Hackett,Jakko Jakszyk,Nick Beggs: Lifesigns

Join us in our quest to make a Lifesigns Live DVD. We are 40% of the way there and need your help to get to our target. You can pre-order via the link ... and be a part of Lifesigns future.. thank you for your support.

Lifesigns Live DVD pledge campaign