We Interviewed the 12-Year Old Who Jammed With Sevendust
He smoked the competition at a '30 Seconds to Shred' competition. Gear Factor Host Squiggy spoke to the young guitar prodigy.
Dee Snider Looks Back on Metal’s ’90s Decline
Snider says that metal groups 'Went from being down and dirty to being polished and clean and mainstream and acceptable,' and a new wave of bands took over.
Van Halen Set The Rock World ‘On Fire’ With Their Debut Album
Nita Strauss, John 5 and Henry Rollins look back at the impact of "Van Halen."
‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ Star JB Smoove Explains Avenged Sevenfold, Stone Sour
Even though he's never heard them. He also describes Stone Sour, Black Veil Brides and Three Days Grace.
Frances Bean Cobain’s Ex-Husband Claims Courtney Love Tried to Kill Him
In a new lawsuit, he claims Love entered a conspiracy with several people to break into his home, beat him up and kidnap him to get Kurt Cobain's guitar back.
Watch a 12-Year Old Destroy in a Shredding Contest
Sevendust's Lajon Witherspoon called him "The Future," and he's probably right. Watch the kid burn up the fretboard.
Nita Strauss on Playing Shinsuke Nakamura’s Theme Song at Wrestlemania
'Getting a guitarist, 10 drummers, and a lot of violinists to play to 80,000 people is no easy feat,' she says. And they had just 15 minutes to prep.
Alice Cooper Guitarist Nita Strauss Gives Her Solo Album a ‘Kickstart’
The guitarist met her fundraising goal for her solo album in a matter of hours and discusses what fans can expect. Spoiler: no singers!