Fist

About Fist

Greetings and salutations. Call me Fist, I'm a proud Kentuckian and I've used metal to help me get through the suffering of living in the bible belt. I am an encyclopedia of metal. I'm a fan of all types of metal. My main goal here is to help people find more music they will fall in love with. Hope you enjoy our words! \m/

Modern Musical Instruments

Modern musical instruments

A sound guitar is basically a hollow box with a hole in which voice and its introduction are stuck when the straps are stuck. An electric guitar uses the wire of the light (light gauge) and picks it up (small microphones) that raises the sound and sends it to an amplifier, where the sound can be adjusted or adjusted downward and it can be different phase Operates through pedal, like different sound of your favorite rock band or guitar superstar. If you need help to choose the best amplifier then here we have https://www.bestadvisers.co.uk/guitar-amplifiers.

Electric acoustic guitar

Electric acoustic guitar offers the best in both worlds. It can be played without enhancing, you know, like you are playing campfire around the beach or sitting around the ass with some friends or singing only a few songs. Or you can execute it and add a little bit of power that focuses on unwanted viewers and increase the efficiency of your performance.

An acoustic electric guitar is usually a small-raised system installed under the bridge, installed inside the guitar. It is usually a pizza ceramic or magnetic snap. Many models of Sony Holes are also leaves easily installed and removed as needed. Real beauty hills of these sound holes are picked up; they do not affect the integrity of the guitar’s original price by changing their original designs.

Multiple amplifiers

Two types of guitar do not confuse the difference between amplifiers. She is the place of both. Let’s learn the guitar amplifier first. This AMP is specifically designed to capture the talent and negligence of the sound guitar. If you’ve ever experienced the old guitar ringtones, you’ll know what I mean. A sound guitar amplifier normally defines more stringently than the regular electronic guitar amplifier. So you can really zip your audience with extra cartoon to fill the room with this music.

Tube guitar amplifiers

This is the oldest type of AMP, and many people, still have the best sound. Sweet classic heads, power-saving, more than solid state implants on the same voltage. Tubes are broken and each time they often need to be replaced

Solid State Guitar Amplifiers

In these, the tubes have been replaced with a transmitter. Profession: Very strong for heavy use, especially for guitar is rock of 80. Strong head on high head and overall skinny head than tubes

Digital Guitar Amps

In addition to this, digital modeling is also called AMP; this is one of the most modern generations. There are many types of sounds and effects that include more expensive imaging modes. Fantastic for the core of the band, require huge sounds. Fake sounds on cheap models are fake sounds, though more expensive people are very good. A bit of high learning wickets are to learn about getting all the sounds.

Hybrid Guitar Imps

These fitted tubes and solid state transmitters. Usually, with amplitude and transmitter running tubes, it is used for effects and so on. While the head will not die like a good tube AMP, you will be close to a lot of money.

BLACKTOP MOJO Release New Video For “Can’t Sleep” [Video Stream]

Blacktop Mojo comes from the great state of Texas. The band had some of their roots in country music, but when forming decided to go with a more rock edge. The style in which they play combines elements of southern rock and 70’s classic rock, and they don’t forget the guitar solos either. Matt James provides the vocals within the band. He has a soulful sound that creates a overwhelming amount of passion within the songs. Though the band writes incredible original songs their covers is really what has helped propel their popularity. Blacktop Mojo covered Aerosmith’s classic song “Dream On” and it has climbed up the charts and impressed pretty much anyone that has heard it. The band has also covered songs by Phil Collins and Blind Melon. The Blind Melon cover of “No Rain” is what instantly made me a fan of the band. Blacktop Mojo has released ‘Burn The Ships’ in March of last year. The band teamed up with Muscle Shoals producer Jimmy Johnson for their highly anticipated sophomore outing. The album was released via the band’s label, Cuhmon Records. The band has now recently been working on a new album.

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Alien Weaponry On Hanging With Al Jourgensen “That Was A Real Life Changing Experience” [Video]

Alien Weaponry brings their immense sound from New Zealand to America and there is no looking back now. Brothers Henry and Lewis de Jong formed the band back in 2010 before they were even teenagers. The third member is Ethan Trembath. The trio bases a lot of their lyrics off of their Māori ancestry, which all three of them have. Most of their songs are also performed in the native language, te reo Māori. The band really took off last year and saw international success with the release of their debut album, ‘Tū’ via Napalm Records. The band received millions of streams within weeks and had their songs added to several popular playlists on Spotify. Soon, Sirius XM Liquid Metal turned their attention to them and their song “Kai Tangata” eventually made its way up to number on their weekly top song countdown, “The Devil’s Dozen”. You can check out the epic music video for it below along with another song below it. I’ve always enjoyed listening to bands that sing in other languages and these guys are no exception. I loved the comparison that Revolver made in their article about the band comparing them to Sepultura. It is honestly the best comparison I’ve seen for the band so far. This won’t be the first time that the band has been over here as they have appeared on Liquid Metal before with Jose Mangin hosting them. Following that, they went on a tour throughout North America with Ministry and Carpenter Brut. I heard from many people that the trio absolutely blew them away. Continue reading

BLACK PISTOL FIRE: “One Time We Kind Of Opened For Nas” [Video Interview]

Black Pistol Fire is a high-octane rock duo based out of Austin, Texas by way of Toronto, Canada; composed of Kevin McKeown on guitar/lead vocals and Eric Owen on drums.  Drawing inspiration from blues, R&B and rock greats such as Led Zeppelin, Chuck Berry, Nirvana, Buddy Holly and Muddy WatersBlack Pistol Fire’s gritty and dynamic performances are fueled by undeniable musicianship.  Dubbed the“next big thing” by Huffington Post after SXSW 2013, BPF has developed a reputation for their untamed live performances. Black Pistol Fire has shared the stage with acts like Gary Clark Jr.WeezerHeartWolfmotherThe StrutsBlack Rebel Motorcycle ClubZZ Ward, and Band of Skulls.  Their signature sound has been featured throughout television and entertainment.  Their single, “Show Pony” was featured in the Ted 2 official trailer, “Hard Luck” was featured in Toyota’s Super Bowl 50 ad, and they performed their song “Blue Eye Commotion” in a national T-Mobile TV ad.  Their music can also be heard in numerous TV shows including Sons of Anarchy, Castle, and About a Boy. If you thought 68′ or The White Stripes was a powerful duo, you haven’t seen anything yet. Black Pisol Fire’s music doesn’t just speak to you; it screams at you, and its even better heard live. 

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Clint Lowery (Sevendust) Says Wolfgang Van Halen Will Play Drums/Bass On His Upcoming Solo Album!

Sevendust guitarist Clint Lowery will enter the studio this weekend to begin recording his first solo album. Producing the album is Michael “Elvis” Baskette, who has previously worked with Sevendust, Alter Bridge and Slash, and various others. The album is expected to release sometime in late 2019 via Rise Records. When he first announced plans to release a solo album he stated: “”In the past, I released a few things close to a solo release with Hello Demons… Meet Skeletons (mainly acoustic); Call Me No One, which I did with [Sevendust drummer] Morgan Rose. Both projects were truly amazing experiences and still want to entertain doing more Call Me No One and Hello Demons… Meet Skeletons in the future. But I’ve decided to release a project under my name that is gonna represent where I’m at musically right now. I feel the need to do this and stand on my own two feet and push myself to make some music that moves me. To express myself.” He also mentioned that the album would include some very special guests. One of which he named tonight via twitter. Continue reading

State Of The Art: COSMIC WOOL [Official Videos]

*This is part of our State Of The Art series, showcasing bands every Monday from the featured state. This month’s state is Oklahoma.*

Cosmic Wool is straight from the Heartland Of America, Oklahoma City to be exact. The band formed in 2013 by brothers Nevada (Guitars/Backing Vocals) and Larado “Rado” Romo (Lead Vocals/Bass) who both are formerly of the band Anti Mortem and Nevada has been the guitarist for Texas Hippie Coalition since 2016. In 2018 Texas Hippie Coalition bassist and co-founder John Exall parted ways with the band, it was at that time Rado Romo joined his brother in the band and replaced Exall. I believe the Romo brothers being in 2 bands together allows them to constantly keep their chemistry alive and well both on stage and in writing new music. The remaining members of Cosmic Wool are John “Drew” Williams (Guitar/Keyboards) who met the brothers through a mutual friend, and Tom Frizzell (Drums) who responded to an ad by the band seeking a drummer. The band initially like most bands do started out as a jam band. Cosmic Wool was something for the Romo brothers to do with their breaks between tours. With the dissipation of Anti Mortem in 2014 it freed up more time and Cosmic Wool was moved up as a priority. The band first released a 3 track EP ‘Over Your Eyes’. The band tested their sound with local Oklahoma crowds and they seemed to love the direction the band was going in. The next step was to step further out of their region and see if the country was ready for the comforting sounds of Cosmic Wool. In 2016 the band released another EP titled ‘White.’ The band further developed their “cosmic” psychedelic sound and intertwined amazing melodic choruses within their newer songs creating the sound they have today. Cosmic Wool spent the spring of 2015 until the summer of 2017 writing and reworking the songs that would make up their debut full length, working with Chainsaw Kittens guitarist Trent Bell perfecting the sound they were looking for. The band has stated “We met Trent through another producer we’re friends with named Dustin “Provo” Provenzano who did the first Cosmic Wool demos as well as the Anti Mortem demos. Bell Sound is a huge facility,” points out Rado Romo, “so we took full advantage of that and recorded most of the guitar, bass and drum tracks together in the same room. We also experimented with state of the art synths and keyboards to round things out.” The bands sound has been described as various things, space rock, desert rock, psychedelic rock, groove metal, but one thing is for certain; the band has moved out of the hard rock genre and created a sound that is uniquely theirs. The bands debut self titled full length was released on December 19, 2017 and is available at most online music merchandisers. Pick up a copy on Amazon here, or check it out on spotify. Continue reading

HYDE (Vamps) Feels That He Has Become Freer Going Solo! [Video Interview]

Hyde

Hyde is best known as lead vocalist of the rock band L’Arc-en-Ciel as well as the lead vocalist of Vamps. L’Arc-en-Ciel was founded in 1991. From 91′ until 2000 the band released 8 albums. In 2001, the band went on an unofficial hiatus as each of the members began work on solo careers. The band reunited 3 years later and have went on to released another four albums the latest ‘Butterfly’ released in 2012. Vamps was formed in 2008 with Hyde and K.A.Z. (Oblivion Dust, Hide With Spread Beaver). Just a year after forming the band went on an international tour including 10 dates in the U.S.. They have released four studio albums, the last of which was ‘Underworld’ released on April 26, 2017. The band has also released 12 live concert dvds one of which includes an MTV Unplugged performance in 2016. All of the bands singled charted #8 or higher in Japan. Hyde and Vamps have amassed a huge following in Japan and some of that fandom has trickled down into the United States with his fans here being very passionate about his his music. On December 1, 2017, Vamps announced that they were temporarily ceasing all activities; and released the statement “Our engines have overheated and we need some time to cool down. As soon as we are at our best temperature and the time is right for our return, we plan to kick back into action in top gear!” Hyde released his first solo album, Roentgen, on March 27, 2002. An overseas edition featuring English lyrics was released in July the same year. He just released his new solo album ‘Anti,’ his first solo album in 10 years. ‘Anti’ is Hyde’s fifth solo album. Hyde in recent years has made appearances on the American festival circuit with Vamps and also went on a U.S. tour with I Prevail in 2017. Now as a solo act Hyde has been on tour supporting In This Moment and Light The Torch as well as making festival stops at Welcome To Rockville in Jacksonville, Florida and Epicenter Festival in Rockingham, North Carolina as well as a few headline dates in Chicago, Los Angeles, and Boston.

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Nita Strauss On Amy Lee “She Was A Real Trailblazer For Women In Music.” [Video]

 

Nita Strauss is first and foremost known as one of the best guitarists around. From 2011-2015 she was shredding in the all female Iron Maiden tribute band The Iron Maidens. In June 2014, it was announced that Nita would replace legendary guitarist Orianthi as Alice Cooper’s touring guitarist for his 2014 tour. She has since remained the guitarist for Alice Cooper and took the world by storm wowing crowds all around the world and truly making a name for herself as one of rock and metal’s best guitarists. In addition to her work with Alice Cooper and The Iron Maidens, Nita has also played with R&B star Jermaine Jackson, early MTV darlings Femme Fatale, video game supergroup Critical Hit. In 2017 she took the stage in front of a sold out crowd in Columbus, Ohio at Rock On The Range and played the National Anthem in support of our nations military. In January of 2018 Nita was officially announced as the first ever female Ibanez signature artist with her own model guitar, the Ibanez JIVA10. She also released her signature pickups, the DiMarzio Pandemonium. April of the same year saw Nita playing WWE Superstar Shinsuke Nakamura’s entrance music at Wrestlemania in New Orleans in front of an audience of 78,000 fans and millions streaming worldwide, and in the same month she launched a wildly successful Kickstarter campaign for her debut solo record ‘Controlled Chaos.’ The campaign reached its goal in two hours, doubled it by the end of the day, tripled the following day and ended up over 800% funded. ‘Controlled Chaos’ released November 16, 2018 and made a huge debut on the Billboard charts at #1 Top New Artist, #3 Label Independent, #8 Top Rock, #8 Top Internet, #20 Top albums, and #7 on the iTunes Rock chart. In addition to her already grueling tour schedule with Alice Cooper this year Nita will also be touring in support of her solo album, the tour kicked off May 14th in Charlotte, NC. The Alice Cooper tour with co-headliner Halestorm and support from Motionless In White will kick off on July 17 in Allentown, Pa. This tour schedule isn’t for the faint of heart and it’s one reason Nita is referred to as Hurricane Nita. She is unstoppable. Continue reading

The Music Industry In Modern Times

The Music Industry In Modern Times

Sometimes, you feel so lonely and the only thing that can soothe you is music. Music affects your emotions and moods and lightens your spirit. I wonder what life would be without it. Music did not originate from our modern instruments like radio or the iPod. Believe it or not, music was changing lives and changing society way before any Audio Video Company started installing sophisticated audio systems that make listening to music as easy as it’s ever been. It started way back in the stone age. Some studies on ancient music instruments proved that the first musical instrument dated as far back as 40,000 years ago. They also believe that the first bone flute which was found in Slovakia was one of the huge steps in music technology. Continue reading

Android vs iOS

How Android differs from iOS

Price:

Apple has dependably been at the highest point of the market regarding cost, yet the iPhone has taken things with an underlying cost of XX 1,000 dollars and the telephone XS Max begins at $ 1,100. . In the event that you need progressively reasonable, the iPhone begins with x $ 750 and begins with a telephone with more than $ 8 $ 600. On the off chance that you would prefer not to spend so much, you can go 2-year-old telephones at $ 7 $ 450. It gets less expensive as you’ve just placed it in the market.

For sheer scale and assortment, contending nothing with Android. On the off chance that you need, you can spend a great deal of cash – for instance, Google Pixel 3xL and Samsung Galaxy Note line nearly Apple’s iPhone valuing, yet extraordinary, lower by various producers, costs There is additionally a huge choice of handset sets, and purposefully improves the stage running insignificant equipment. The truth of the matter is that in the field of Android, rather than going into the field, normally opens for the field of mindfulness. And whenever the point come about the brand audemars piguet comes on the top it has a top rank brand in its nature.

Application:

Take a gander at the numbers It’s practically similar to what number of applications you’ll discover in the Google Play Store and Apple App Store. Android Apps: 3.5 million, iOS applications: 2.2 million

Indeed, the number isn’t the best client on the grounds that the vast majorities of us utilize a bunch of applications and are accessible on the most well-known stages. Customarily, the designer has been making increasingly productive stages, so first there has been a propensity for new applications to come there, yet the pieces of the Android advertise keep on developing. In the US, iOS still takes the way, however engineers are focused on rapidly in different spots.

With Play Store is as yet the greatest level of free applications contrasted with the application store. Be that as it may, the best versatile amusement is still on iOS – and they’re not generally on Android.

Alternative application stores and activities:

It’s moderately simple to side load applications on Android. Set up case tanks, download an APK and you’re setting up in Settings. There are numerous elective Android application stores from Play Store; however you might probably open your Home Page to dodge malware chance. Apple is against outsider application stores. On the off chance that you need to have wide determination of applications and simple CDL transfers, your decision is clear.

Maps:

As another route framework, Apple Map was not an awesome begin, however it has improved essentially. The primary highlights are comparable, you can download the maps utilized disconnected, get precise assessments as indicated by the present traffic conditions, and you can get bearings to drive or drive. You will likewise discover open travel and booking combination. They all are fine and where you go.

Apple Map Cycle isn’t a thing where Google Maps offers. By and large, scale and nature of Google Maps is undesirable. It is more intrigued by and is more definite than Apple maps, however fluctuate from exactness. By taking a gander at the determination, we’ll generally pick Google Maps, and despite the fact that you can jump on iOS, it’s better on Android since it’s a default route application.

Battery life and identification:

Battery life is a colossal factor for cell phone proprietors as the greatest business. Correlation of two stages is troublesome in light of the fact that there is no basic equipment. We can say that the MB rating is enhanced to augment MB rating batteries; however you can without much of a stretch purchase an Android gadget with a huge battery that evacuates the iPhone effectively. Will be

Both Android and iOS enable you to break your battery utilization in a look, parts from the application, however just Android assesses how much your battery life is. The left they offer ground-breaking investment funds techniques that can expand your battery life by restricted execution, availability, and other ground-breaking topping highlights, however it’s completely great how it functions.

For quite a while, Android telephones immediately quickened charge abilities and remote charges, which had profited by Android. In any case, Apple’s iPhone 8, 8 Plus, and iPhone X receive remote charging and rapid charging, and bolster both current iPhones. It is essential that you need to purchase day by day charger connector independently, while it is generally furnished with an Android telephone in the container.

Unmistakably clear this class, however contrasted with the heaps of Android telephones stacked with the telephones, they have a long length, and they generally have fast chargers that are incorporated into the case. Are there Therefore, win Android.