Sometimes life is awesome.

I got to interview one of my all-time favourite producers and musicians recently – Misha “Bulb” Mansoor of the amazing band Periphery. He revealed a bunch of useful tips when it comes to producing, particularly for Metal guitars, but also some more general stuff too.

The second in the series of Axe-Fx tutorials courtesy of!

This one explains how to make a sweet chorus-y tone, reminiscent of Nirvarna.   It makes learning fun!

Click here to go to the Axe-Fx Chorus tutorial

Hey guys!   I’ve been mega busy lately sorting out the business plan for boyinaband (I’m working on getting funding so I can make WAY more tutorials in the long run, so bare with me!) but I finally finished putting together the first tutorial for the Axe-Fx Ultra!

This one is an absolute beginners tutorial to get you started with the Axe :)

Thanks to for sponsoring it!

Click here to go to the tutorial!

I recently bought my Axe Fx Ultra by Fractal Audio after doing a lot of research online. It was supposedly the big thing that all guitarists and home-studio owners had been looking for – A way to sound like a high quality tube amp without buying a high quality tube amp. That and pretty much every effect under the sun you could possibly need for your guitar.

But is it worth it? In this video, I’ll be taking a look at the Axe Fx Ultra and seeing whether it lives up to the hype…

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The second part of video showing the mental presets that come with the Axe Fx Ultra!

Some of the less conventional noises that the Axe Fx makes – these barely sound like guitar at all at times!


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