Tesseract

Geared: Tesseract

There are only a handful of bands that can be considered pioneers of modern progressive metal (or “djent”, as many controversially call it), but a key component of that musical evolution comes in the form...
Zero Fret

What is a Zero Fret?

Have you ever noticed a mysterious, extra fret near the nut of a guitar? Are you wondering what it is for? Why isn't it on every guitar? What's going on!? It's okay, frets can be confusing. Today, we have...
E-II M-II

ESP E-II M-II Review

Do you know what's better than a guitar that looks beautiful? A guitar that you can't even see (terrible camouflage joke)! Today, we'll be reviewing the E-II M-II, a camo-finished guitar with a fantastic knack...
Polyphia Live 2017

Geared: Polyphia

If you’ve ever wondered whether progressive metal and pop could ever be used to describe the same artist, you don’t need to look any further than Polyphia. After crafting a signature melodic style that...