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Quick Questions With The Bateleurs

Quick Questions With The Bateleurs

A dislocated girl, born abroad, a product of the exodus of 60s and 70s, when people fled to other lands to escape an impoverished country, looking for the dream of a promised land. Raised in shining Paris, City of Lights, by a a family where Soul and Jazz laid the first foundations for a very diverse musical background. Returned to Lisbon in her teen years, to find the rebellion of Rock’n’Roll and the work of the ancient masters of that craft. Continue reading →

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Quick Questions With Ricky Morales From Event Horizon

Quick Questions With Ricky Morales From Event Horizon

Event Horizon is a five piece progressive metalcore act from New Orleans, Louisiana. With such influences ranging from After the Burial, Born of Osiris, Tesseract and The Contortionist, they bring a fresh twist on metalcore, focusing on melodies and atmosphere instead of the weight of the music. I recently caught up with Ricky Morales to ask him the Guitar Noodle Quick Questions. Continue reading →

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Quick Questions With Avalanche

Quick Questions With Avalanche

Avalanche are a 4 piece hard rock band from Western Sydney playing heart-racing, gut-busting, roof crashing, fast-paced Rock ‘N Roll sent directly from the devil himself … to brighten your day. Continue reading →

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Quick Questions With Crejuvent

Quick Questions With Crejuvent

Refusing to be subjugated by the conventions of social construct and confused by the identity of the world around him, musical mastermind Freddy set out to write the deubt EP for Extreme Metal project Crejuvent, out on 1st July 2017!

Having played for and produced countless acts across the country (Novacrow, Exhumation, Tiger Punch, Kryocell, and Tasered to name a few), Freddy started Crejuvent as a way to purge himself of all the musical ideas that arose from all his previous band experiences.

The result is a perfect blend of everything that’s great in extreme metal. Continue reading →

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Quick Questions With VAYA

Quick Questions With VAYA

The White Wolf Legend

Her spirit is screaming and blowing on the stage. She is the drums and her soul rises up through the sacred fire of music. Its a powerful rock shaking by war back singers. A live show managed by a strong and sensual female voice supported by psychedelic guitar vibes and robust percussions.

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Quick Questions With Deitre

Quick Questions With Deitre

DEITRE is a provocative new wave Glam Rock duo rooted in NYC, drenched in its cultural revolution. Richie Bee leads this all-out sensory experience with a striking, charismatic stage presence, fusing artful androgyny with a piercing vibrato and heartfelt lyrics in dramatic fashion.

What may at first seem like an unlikely pairing, guitarist and producer Peter Savad creates a perfect melodic and aesthetic balance with his love for simple, stripped down rock and roll. As a result, this art-rock power-pop pair develop a space that feels less like another rock band, and more like an all-encompassing queer-empowered troupe of socially entwined, gender-blended performers. Continue reading →

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Quick Questions With Rex Briones

Quick Questions With Rex Briones

Born in the Philippines but now a long time resident of Atlanta, Georgia, Rex Briones is one of the hardest working and most enthusiastic musicians I know. Rex somehow juggles playing worship music in a megachurch with playing metal at every available moment. 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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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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