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Metallica - Garage Inc., released NOV 24, 1998
Metal Fatigue: Kirk Hammett tells why Metallica will never be metal again. In-depth interview by Christopher Scapelliti of Guitar online Magazine
Nothing But Metallica
Metallica: Re-Load Extract of review by Michael Goldberg of "Addicted to Noise"
Fuel The Memory Remains
See also April 98 Melbourne Concert Info and The Official Metallica Site
|1981 Lars Ulrich, a Dane abroad in Los Angeles and would-be tennis pro meets up with James Hetfield, a.k.a. "The Angriest Kid in the World." The pair form a band and call it Metallica (so old people wouldn't mistake them for an old-time jazz ensemble). Other players include a bass player, Ron McGovney, and a lead guitarist, Dave Mustaine.||Metallica was easily the best, most influential heavy metal band of the '80s, responsible for bringing the music back to earth. Instead of playing the usual rock star games of metal stars of the early '80s, the band looked and talked like they were from the street. Metallica expanded the limits of thrash, using speed and volume not for their own sake, but to enhance their intricately structured compositions.|
|1983 After two years of sticking out like a sore thumb on the scuzzy LA glam metal scene, Metallica relocates to San Francisco to hook up with a new band member, eccentric bass genius Cliff Burton. The band then boots Mustaine and moves to New York with new guitarist Kirk Hammett in tow to record their debut LP, appropriately entitled Kill 'Em All. Marked by speed, energy, and twisted innocence, Kill 'Em All blows the tired, brain-dead heavy metal genre all to hell...||The release of 1983's Kill 'Em All marked the beginning of the legitimization of heavy metal's underground, bringing new complexity and depth to thrash metal. With each album, the band's playing and writing improved; James Hetfield developed a signature rhythm playing that matched his growl, while lead guitarist Kirk Hammett became one of the most copied guitarists in metal. Lars Ulrich's thunderous, yet complex, drumming clicked in perfectly with Cliff Burton's innovative bass playing... more|
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|1992... "Soon, Pearl Jam outsold Nirvana, which wasn't surprising. Pearl Jam fused the riff-heavy stadium rock of the '70s with the grit and anger of '80s post-punk, without ever neglecting hooks and choruses" more...|
|Donald Loignon City : St-Georges, Beauce, Canada.
Studio Projects: 1996 first album of instrumental rock "Maître de ton destin"
Style: Hard rock
Influences : Eddie Van Halen, Yngwie Malmsteen, Randy Rhoads, Gary Moore, Joë Satriani, Steeve Vai, Nuno
|Donald Loignon Bienvenue dans la page personelle du guitariste Donald Loignon: Extraits sonores, Album intrumental, Détails de l'album, Remerciement, Extraits sonores, Autres projets, démo... Chronique de guitare. Country : Canada, Experiment : 17 ans, Style: Hard rock,|
|Most jazz guitarists know Jimmy Bruno's playing and a few have been lucky enough to see him live. Those who haven't now have a chance with this, his first live recording for Concord. "Live at Birdland" Reviewed by Bob Patterson of Jazz Guitar Online|
Leighton B. Watts "Down Under Country". Hits include: "Selfish Heart" - four months on "Hoedown" Playlist, Australia's largest nationally syndicated country music radio show
songwriter and poet
from the deep
Southern Land of
coming to the
United States of
America in early
1993, he has
albums of his own
songs, a poetry
album, a book of
"terminal case of
itchy feet", a volume
of his own poetry
and currently has an
album of Cowboy
songs in production
Greg Neaga, Fingerstyle Guitarist original sample music, guitar pix, links
Dave Beegle of Fourth Estate Dave is known throughout many areas of the world as the first player to utilize the revolutionary Transperformance automatic tuning guitar. On both releases by his band Fourth Estate, Dave uses multiple tunings and brilliant craftsmanship to demonstate why he is one of most prominant underground guitarists of our time
Danny Masters - Danny is one of Colorado's most seasoned players. His debut CD 'Electric Babylon" is testimony that guitar rock is still alive and well
Both Fourth Estate CDs, the Danny Masters CD, and several other great underground guitar recordings are available for listening pleasure in their entirety on the Hapi Skratch Jukebox
Hapi Skratch, Inc. is a full service, independent, entertainment marketing firm based in Fort Collins, Colorado. Officially born on April 1st, 1995, Hapi Skratch has made significant strides in developing a comprehensive outline that will benefit a variety of artists, bands, individuals and businesses associated with the industry.
Progetto Avanti We arrange and perform complete orchestral works on two classical guitars. The best way to find out more about us is to listen to our new CD “Orchestral Illusions” on Finlandia Records – the Scandinavian division of Warner Classics International
The Official Criminal Force Web Site Go make lunch while this one downloads! (it takes a while) "A Group called Criminal Force have released their album for free on the net in CD quality MP3 format. This is a world first of this type of music revelation. The album 'From The Outside Lookin' In' is not available in stores yet. It features hard lyrics to smokin' sounds"
Planet Lewdog "Sick and tired of all those wannabe Nirvana, my life sucks so yours should too, shootin up
crybabies? Me too! It's lucky for us that bands like Warrant, Slaughter, Dokken, Mr. Big etc. are still
putting out quality music. They didn't give up during the grunge era, they just kept putting out Rock N
Roll. This Homepage is kinda my tribute to these bands" - Chris
Rockweb Interactive is a place in Cyberspace where bands that care about their fans can invite them into their virtual homes and get to know them. It is a place where the fans can congregate and dig into the vibe of these bands, read about them, listen to their music, look at their pictures and artwork, and participate in discussion about the music or related topics.
Jay Graydon Official Homepage - LA top guitarist, songwriter, producer, arranger and more - Jay Graydon - twice Grammy awarded and 10 times nominated. The site has a lot of soundbites, valuable educational and tech stuff from Jay and Ian Eales - well known Grammy nominated engineer, a huge discography, song lyrics, music scores, original photos, interviews, giveaways etc.
Spanish Guitarist Michael Laucke Homepage - Virtuoso Guitarist: Michael Laucke Biography, Discography, 8-tape instructional video series, International Critical Acclaim...
|Nguyên Lê, a French electric guitarist, widly regared as one of the leading players in Jazz today. Born in Paris in 1959 to Vietnamese parents his music reflects the cultural openness of the city, blending jazz and rock with influences as diverse as Algerian Rai, music from the French Caribbean and, in particular, the tonalities and phrasing of the indigenous music of Vietnam.||Gary Lucas, who is well known for his work with Captain Beefheart and the Magic Band as a featured guitar soloist in the early 80's, is an incredibly talented and versatile NYC-based guitarist / singer / songwriter who has earned a worldwide following in his own right over the last several years|
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