Klone Sign To Kscope And Release Details Of Their New Album

Klone Sign To Kscope And Release Details Of Their New Album

Kscope are extremely proud to announce that French at rock band Klone have signed to the label and are set to release their first studio album for the label in September 2019.

Klone, known for their trademark dark guitar tones and epic brooding soundscapes, have revealed their new studio album is to be titled Le Grand Voyage, and is the follow up to 2015’s studio album Here Comes The Sun Continue reading →

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JST Bus Glue Joel Wanasek Review

JST Bus Glue Joel Wanasek Review

The Joey Sturgis Tones Bus Glue Joel Wanasek is a series of bus glue compressor plugins created by Joey Sturgis Tones in collaboration with Joel Wanasek. Each compressor has been designed to be quick and simple to use so you spend as little time as possible tweaking controls.

The collection includes Continue reading →

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Quick Questions With On Better Terms

Quick Questions With On Better Terms

Fusing groovy melodies and jazz driven rhythms with harsh yells and spoken word vocals, On Better Terms are a hard band to categorise. They have just released a new full-length record called Waves. Please go check it out on Spotify!

I caught up with Alex Rincon (guitar) and Alex Kershner (bass) to ask them the Guitar Noodle Quick Questions. Continue reading →

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Overloud TH3 Metal Review

Overloud TH3 Metal Review

Overloud’s TH3 plugin is a huge collection of guitar amps, cabs and effects. But what if you play metal and don’t need so many options? Well, that’s what the TH3 Metal collection is for. Continue reading →

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Album Review: Ola Englund – Master Of The Universe

Album Review: Ola Englund – Master Of The Universe

Ola Englund is a huge YouTube star, plays in The Haunted and Feared, runs Solar guitars and is a family man. How he found the time to record his first solo album is a mystery but with the release of Master Of The Universe, he has put together an early contender for album of the year. Continue reading →

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Meet The Makers – Iron Age Guitar Accessories

Meet The Makers – Iron Age Guitar Accessories

Just like with guitars, there is a growing trend in the guitar accessories market for people to head towards handmade products instead of mass produced. One name I’ve been seeing coming up time and time again is Iron Age. Alex, the man behind the brand, produces some of the most beautiful guitar picks available along with various other accessories. I was lucky enough to speak to him for the latest Meet The Makers. Continue reading →

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Meet The Makers – Fortin Amplification

Meet The Makers – Fortin Amplification

Fortin Amplification is undoubtedly one of the biggest names in the metal guitar scene at the moment. Need an incredibly high quality, hand-built amp? A new pedal to add to your board? An amp plugin for recording with? Choose something with the Fortin name on it and you won’t be disappointed.

I was lucky enough to grab five minutes of their time for this week’s Meet The Makers. Continue reading →

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Quick Questions With InVase

Quick Questions With InVase

InVase is the solo project masterminded by Ian Shuirr. Ian used to play drums for a band called Straight Line Stitch but stopped when he found out his wife was pregnant.  So, also being a guitar player, he started teaching himself how to record and InVase was born. I recently caught up with him to ask him the Guitar Noodle Quick Questions and talk about the gear he used on some of his tracks. Continue reading →

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Overloud TH3 Metal Demo

Overloud TH3 Metal Demo

Here’s a demo of the TH3 Metal plugin from Overloud.

I’ll be writing a full review soon.

Overloud TH3 Metal Demo

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