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Punch Pedals Uppercut (Greg Marra Signature Distortion / Overdrive)

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Here we have an awesome handwired overdrive / distortion pedal! This is the Punch Pedals Uppercut Greg Marra signature stompbox. This thing packs some serious hitting power. I’m using this along with a Bugera 1990 Infinium head and Harley Benton 2×12 with Celestion Vintage 30 speakers. The guitar is a Schecter Silver Mountain FRS.


Dokken “Tooth and Nail” cover with Deakon Lekross and Fang VonWrathenstein!

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Shredder extraordinaire Deakon Lekross has joined forces with Fang VonWrathenstein (Lords of the Trident / Raptor Command), and Guitar MAX, to release a ripping cover of Dokken’s classic track “Tooth and Nail”!   Watch it here:      


The NEW Wolf S1 – Built For Speed!

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The new and heavily upgrade S1 from Wolf Guitars features an incredible blend of maple, walnut, rosewood, and ash in its construction. This neck-through, 24 fret, Floyd Rose Special equipped super-strat is built for speed and ready to shred!     Available from


Max Launches 2nd YouTube Channel: HEAVY METAL HORIZONS

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Max has launched a 2nd YouTube channel called Heavy Metal Horizons. This channel will feature videos about aviation and cars, with a heavy metal soundtrack. More specifically, Max has begun flight training to get a pilot’s license and this channel will be used to document his training adventures and progress. Here’s the video announcing the…


Online Guitar Courses Launched!

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All of the existing Guitar MAX instructional programs are now available through the online course platform Teachable. This platform enables users to login with an account rather than downloading material to their computer or phone, which was problematic for many users. Users are also able to comment on courses and ask questions¬† / get feedback….


The NEW Schecter Silver Mountain! Like It’s Made From METAL!

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One of the many badass guitars that I saw at NAMM this year was the new Schecter C-1 FRS in the killer Silver Mountain finish! This guitar has a special painting method which gives it a scratched metal look! Totally awesome man. Video below! Links to the guitars can be found in the YouTube video…


Firefly’s LP Models are Awesome and CHEAP!

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Firefly continues their race down the road of affordable guitars! They already have several crowd favorites: the ES-338 semi hollow model, the thinline Tele style… and now they are tackling the traditional LP shape! For a low price of ~$150, how can you go wrong? Links to the guitars can be found in the YouTube…


MASTER Guitar Scales with GUITAR SCALE COMMAND!

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GUITAR SCALE COMMAND is a new instructional program designed for guitarists who want to improve their skill and knowledge of scales! If you want to massively expand your knowledge of scales and finally break out of being trapped in single positions on the fretboard, then this is the program for you! Guitar Scale Command teaches…


How To: Guitar Shopping Methods to Save Money!

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As a guitarist on the Youtubes, I buy a lot of guitars. In this video, I’m sharing my tricks, tips, and methods for finding great deals on guitars. What do you guys think of my guitar choices in this video? There’s always a way to find a budget friendly guitar! Links to the guitars that…


New Single and Music Video! “Death On The Iron Mountain”

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Here’s the new single, “Death on the Iron Mountain”. This instrumental track was filmed by Matt Boyer, on location at the Iron Goat Trail in Washington State. The video features the Halo Clarus scalloped neck guitar. This track is available on all major digital music platforms.