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Spiralfire

Spiralfire is an alternative rock outfit from Carrboro, NC that rose from the ashes of a breakup suffered by lead singer Sinclair Vernon. Enlisting guitarist Riley Miller, bassist Keith Lewis, guitarist Dom Ciampa, and drummer Manny Parial, Vernon formed Spiralfire, a sonically sophisticated alt-rock band with influences like Smashing Pumpkins, Garbage, and Soundgarden. The band has recently finished their first full length recording and is poised for big things in 2013. Check out their video for “Road Rising.”

 

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Alice Sweet Alice

Alice Sweet Alice is a band from Kansas City that fuses innovative hard rock with electro and elements of post punk to create their own uniquely contemporary rock sound. This eclectic assemblage of musicians is co-fronted by female vocalist/keyboardist Ali Kat, and bassist/vocalist Scott Martinez. Also in the lineup are drummer/vocalist Billy Brown, and lead guitarist Ron Bales. The band has been around since 2007 and are in the process of… Read More

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Seven Story Fall

Led by charismatic singer/guitarist Hunter Kennedy, Seven Story Fall are a pop punk outfit from Wayne, MI. The band have live shows and festivals regionally, recorded and released three digital EPs, and garnered press coverage in the likes of AP Magazine, Detroit Free Press, New Music Shelf, and Wayne Memorial Newspaper. Although the band’s lineup has changed numerous times throughout the years since being… Read More

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Budda Amplification’s Groovy New Line of Guitar Effects

Eastern inspired guitar effects pedals with classic rock tones

 

By Alex Baker

 

Budda Amplification has unveiled a new line of boutique effects pedals inspired by themes of Eastern spirituality. The line consists of the Samsara Delay, the Om Overdrive, the Karma Chorus, the Chakra Compressor, and the Zenman Overdrive/Boost. All the units are housed in durable heavy-duty steel casing and sport mystical Eastern artwork.

 

OM Overdrive

The Om Overdrive provides a cutting,… Read More

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Gibson Announce Chris Cornell Gibson ES 335 Signature Model

Soundgarden frontman to get his own signature axe

 

By Alex Baker

 

Gibson Guitars has announced a new partnership with Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell. The iconic grunge singer/guitarist has designed two limited edition ES 335s.

 

The Chris Cornell ES 335 will feature Lollar Tron pickups and a Bigsby. One model will sport an army green finish, while the other will be finished in… Read More

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NeverWake

Pittsburgh, PA hard rockers NeverWake have a bombastic metal sound fueled by churning guitars, complex riffs, and emotive vocals. The band released their debut full length album Vitality on iTunes in 2011 and the unsigned band are currently looking for their first label deal. Check out NeverWake’s darkly inventive approach to hard rock in this video for “Pulse.”

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