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40 Sons

Formed in the spring of 2004, 40 Sons are a contemporary hard rock outfit with a sound that’s both heavy and melodic. Having won numerous awards in their native Hamilton, Ontario, the band has toured extensively across Canada and even filled an opening slot on the 2006 Ozzfest tour. The band has also shared stages with the likes of Black Label Society, Disturbed and Atreyu.  40 Sons’ hard-hitting sound is well represented in this video for “Hurricane.”

 

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Gear Profile: The Making Of Dan Donegan’s Guitar “Maya”

Dan Donegan of the modern heavy metal band Disturbed discusses the creation of his Washburn signature guitar “Maya.” Fascinating footage from inside the Washburn Custom and Production Shop in Chicago includes interviews with not only Donegan, but also the shop’s luthiers and artists.

 

Disturbed is one of the highest-grossing bands of the last ten years, having sold over 11 million albums since forming in Chicago in 1996. The band deliberately avoided guitar solos until its third album, Ten Thousand Fists, which showcased Donegan’s tapping, sweep… Read More

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