1. Emperor Guillotine

    WTB First Act Custom Shop Guitars

    DESCRIPTION: Quite a bit of time has passed since I've been active around here, but I'm back on the hunt again for any First Act Custom Shop guitars. (The nostalgia of the "FACS era" is kicking back in...) Any specs and any model will be considered: Sheena, Lola, Delia, Delia LS, DC-6, DC-9...
  2. sleewell

    My band released our first single

    My new band I Decide I released our first single this week. Hope ya dig. Crank it up through some speakers, sounds better than on a phone (obvious statement is obvious lol). Please offer up any feedback. If you like us on fb I'll like your band too, just throw your link below. Cheers...
  3. -Neonblack-

    4 New Songs available! Range between Djent / Prog Metal / Deathcore + Played on a 7 String Baritone

    Hey guys! Today i have uploaded 4 new songs! Check them out and let me know in the comments which song(s) you like the most. And maybe also write what you like about the song(s) Looking forward to your comments! 1: Thorns 2: A Terminal Life Form (2021 Remaster) To listen to the other 2...
  4. S

    Bend Up like Spiritbox

    In this video I show you how to bend up on your lowest strings, like Spiritbox do In their track, Belcarra. Its an interesting things to do, and is a lot harder than you think to do it smoothly and consistently.
  5. Picsou

    The first album of my first band

    Hello everyone, I just wanted to share the first album of my first band, we are from Nantes, France. We are all fans of Tesseract, Meshuggah, Monuments, The Contortionist, Periphery etc... I genuinely love this forum so I would love to hear your feedback ! Thanks !
  6. B

    Best V30 pairing in a 2x12 cab

    Hey guys, I'm looking to add another cab to setup soon, and I'm set on going custom with Avatar. I play metalcore and all things brutal (Northlane, Architects, Currents, August Burns Red, etc.), and I use a PRS MT15 head with an Ibanez iron label 6 string. My current cab is a PRS stealth 2x12...
  7. MiMproject

    BEST OVERDRIVE Horizon Devices Precision Drive with MT15 in depth review

    Hi guys. I just uploaded a video about Horizon Devices Precision Drive but in my native language. I did English subtitles too. So the question is: Does it comfortable to watch this kind of video with subs for you? Signal chain: ESP LTD ec401b (viper 7B) Precision Drive PRS MT15 loadbox IR...
  8. budda

    Damn, Darkest Hour sounds great on piano too

    I was gonna see if Leon Todd had a new video out when I found this YT channel Hits me right in the early metal years with these covers. Love it. I wish I could play that song on guitar let alone piano :lol:
  9. U

    I want to show you my cover of "born to lead" solo

    i use my ESP USA (the best guitar i ever owned), the solo was composed by rusty cooley, it was a new challenge for me, cheers!
  10. B

    Quantizing audio tracks in Reaper: Any tips?

    Hey Everyone, I recently bought Reaper and have been recording guitar. I'm a bass player by trade, however, I've been practicing more seriously with guitar for a year now. So, I'm not the tightest player right now. This is especially true since I'm trying to record metalcore songs I've been...
  11. S

    [NEW VIDEO] ML Soundlab ML800 Review

    I'm a huge Marshall JCM800 fan, and was super stoked to see ML Sound Lab's release of the ML800 emulation. It sounds pretty good. In the video I wanted to see how it would work with some low tunings, as these amps are known to be quite midrange with no bas. So sounds perfect for low tunings...
  12. UltimaWeapon


    Hi there! We are Shattered Mind from Slovakia (Bratislava) / something inbetween melo death - metal core nothing revolutionary :yum: The band was formed around late 2018 and still working on new stuff. 1.9. we have released our debut EP - Living In The Past So if you are interested you can...
  13. D

    Crystal lake guitar tone

    Hey everyone, So possibly my favorite heavy guitar tone is the tone in the album "Helix" by crystal lake, especially in songs like "lost in forever" and "Apollo". I know that they're in a low tuning (drop f I think?), but apart from that, how can I achieve that tone? To make it more specific...
  14. elreago

    Any vocalists wanna collaborate online? (Prog/metalcore)

    Hi everyone, I've written an album's worth of instrumental material (think Periphery, Architects, Northlane, that kind of stuff) and I'm looking for vocalists to do some guest spots on the songs to finish them off. If anyone's interested, drop me a message. I like to think the music is pretty...
  15. elreago

    Reintroducing myself

    Hey everyone. I used to post on this forum (a tiny bit) years ago but I sort of stopped and now I'm going to try and be more active again. My name is Elliott, I'm from London, England and I'm a bedroom guitarist/songwriter. I've been playing the guitar (seriously) for just over 10 years (the...
  16. Arkks

    Blackmachine with BKP Juggernauts

    Hey guys Recorded a track using my Blackmachine with BKP Juggs. Quite please with the outcome. Let me know what you think. Arkks
  17. S

    [NEW VIDEO] How to Sound like Northlane with a 7-string

    My new video is up on How to Sound Like Northlane. Had a lot of fun putting this one together. Hope you enjoy it. I used my Squire Stagemaster 7 with the 28-inch Baritone neck conversion, and tuned down to their Drop F style tuning. Also there's is a pitch shift down to C#1. Listen out for it!
  18. B

    Best 2x12 Cab for PRS MT15?

    I recently started a thread here on SS for the best lunchbox amp for metalcore. The consensus was the PRS MT15. Now, I am seeking the help of this awesome online community for the next question: What's the best 2x12 cabinet for the PRS MT 15? I am looking for a closed back cabinet that as very...
  19. Oculus

    My first mix and master

    Alright guys, I know this is a pretty awesome community with a pretty eclectic background in music. I recently recorded my first mix and master. I kept going away from it and coming back and finally gave myself a short suspense deadline. I would some honest feedback and constructive criticism...
  20. Bucketheadtwo

    Two Songs I'm Working On | Drewsif's Reaper Mix/Master Template

    Wanted to hear what you guys thought about these two tracks I just finished tracking this week for my album. I'm currently working with Drewsif Stalin's Reaper pre-mixed/mastered template, which features entirely free plugins so that you can just track your stuff, write some drum midis, and...