Boss MT-2 Metal Zone Review

When it comes to distortions, you either take the tamed route, or you go all in. The former categorizes heavier distortions which are balanced. There is enough gain in there, but the signal that comes out the other end is still civilized, defined and contained. The other kind of distortion pedal just lets it all…

Boss NS-2 Noise Suppressor Pedal Review

When you mention guitar effects pedals, the first thing that comes to most people's minds is some sort of distortion, overdrive or something similar. Something that is clearly heard if used, and makes a large impact on the tone of the guitar. With that said, there is a whole line of pedals which are designed…
Ibanez RG 460 vfm review

Ibanez RG 460 VFM Review

Ibanez guitars are now a staple of the rock and heavy metal sound, with players such as John Petrucci, Steve Vai, and Paul Gilbert to name few using the famous brand at some point or another throughout their playing career. Released in 2013, the Ibanez RG 460 VFM is a continuation of the popular RG…

Who Is Charles Mingus?

Perhaps the best bass player of all time and one of the most influential composers the jazz genre has ever seen, Charles "Chuck" Mingus successfully left a permanent imprint on the jazz genre for generations to come.  Background Born in Arizona in 1922, Charles Mingus lead a relatively unassuming childhood as the son of an…

Line 6 DM4 Distortion Modeler Review

Within these last several years, Line 6 has become a de facto patron saint of budget guitar players around the world. With modeling amps becoming more and more affordable, Line 6 saw an angle which has ultimately brought them a lot of success. These days, if you need to move some air on a pretty…
who is ella fitzgerald

Who Is Ella Fitzgerald?

First Lady Of Song Beautiful, talented, innovative, angelic, and inspirational are just a few of the words that have been used to describe Ella Fitzgerald’s trademark voice and novel singing ability. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u2bigf337aU Ella’s music and singing style was very reflective of her general personality; bubbly, vibrant, and humble yet not passive enough to be overlooked…