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GUITARCEPTION: THE TESSERACT DRUM CHALLENGE.

For the past couple of Metal Months, we’ve brought you Drumception and asked you interpret a drum track by writing music to it. This year’s contest is a little different than the previous two years: this time, you’re writing the DRUMS! That’s right, TesseracT guitarists Acle Kahney and James Monteith have written a guitar riff that needs drums to go along with it, and it’s up to you to come up with the gnarliest drum groove you can! As usual, when it comes to TesseracT, it’s a little tricky. The riff can be interpreted in numerous ways, so let your creativity run free on this one!

Program, play an e-kit or, by all means, play it yourself if you’re a drummer and up to the challenge! Don’t have a drum production tool yet? Try the free EZdrummer 2 10-day trial version here.

Find all the riff and more instructions here:
http://geargods.net/toontrack-metal-month/guitarception-tesseract-drum-challenge/


PRODUCER PROFILE: WILL YIP.

Meet Will Yip, producer/engineer/mixer behind bands like Code Orange, Panic! at the Disco, Circa Survive and many, many more.

ARTIST PROFILE: ALEX SKOLNICK (TESTAMENT).

Learn how Alex got started, all about his creative process, other projects and his impressive career with Testament!

UNEARTH – PLAYTHROUGH VIDEO.

Watch Ken from Unearth rip through a brand new song – remixed using the Drums of Destruction EZX!

NEW DRUM MIDI FOR PROGRESSIVE METAL.

We’re proud to present the Progressive Metal MIDI pack by Jay Postones of TesseracT!

THE TOONTRACK WORLD BAND.

What happens when you have six incredibly talented musicians from around the globe collaborate on a song by each writing one part?

NEW SONG FEAT. THE PROGRESSIVE FOUNDRY SDX.

MENDEL is back with a new, stunning production.

GUITAR PLAYTHROUGH FEAT. MENDEL BIJ DE LEIJ.

Watch and hear Aborted guitarist rip through this song – featuring two Metal Month releases!

ARTIST PROFILE: ALISSA WHITE-GLUZ.

Get lowdown on Alissa’s musical history, the status of her current solo project and much, much more!

RECREATING THE “LEVEE BREAKS” DRUM SOUND.

Can we recreate the iconic “When the Levee Breaks” drum sound with Superior Drummer 3?

OLA ENGLUND TRYING STUFF OUT.

Ola tries out the Modern Metal Guitars EZmix pack and the Drums of Destruction EZX!

THE METAL FOUNDRY SDX – THE DRUMS.

Here’s a new video outlining the drum content in one of our most classic SDXs: The Metal Foundry!

NEW EZMIX PACK RELEASE.

We’re proud to present 50 brand new guitar and bass tones for metal!

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