Unboxing Ernie Ball Goodies! Strings Galore!
What's in the box? WHAT'S IN THE BOXXXXX?! Big thank you to the team over at Ernie Ball for sending over this box of goodies! This should keep me covered for a few weeks ;) I'm really excited to try out these Mammoth Slinky jammies spec'd out by the amazing Ryan "Fluff" Bruce.
MEMENTO MORI Studio Documentary Preview
My band, Binary Code, will be releasing our newest full-length effort “MEMENTO MORI” in Fall of 2019. This is a short look and listen from the record’s process.
INSTAGRAM: Divinity “BEG TO CONSUME” Breakdown
I started making videos of songs I truly enjoy the breakdowns in, so I started with Canada’s prog-metal titans Divinity, with their track “BEG TO CONSUME”.
MOONSBLOOD LYRIC VIDEO from “Moonsblood”
One of the more emotional tracks from Binary Code’s 2016 album “MOONSBLOOD”, as well as the title track. Artwork by Acid Toad, video by Scott Rudd (Opeth, Fallujah)
HEAVY BLOG IS HEAVY INTERVIEW on the industry
I sat down with Heavy Blog is Heavy to discuss the complexities of the industry for a band who has interest from record labels, but also has an album to release.
TEXTURES “FRAK THE GODS” TOUR feat. yours truly
I picked up Textures from the airport for the Frak the Gods Tour w/ Periphery and The Contortionist - Binary Code played the Sold Out NYC date at Gramercy Theatre.
BINARY CODE “ENCIRCLED” taken from our 2010 Priest EP
If you want to take a trip down memory lane w/ Binary Code, here’s a track from our 2010 self-produced EP that I had a hand in engineering. This song is SO hard to play.
SLIPKNOT “Spit it Out” Guitar Playthough Cover
Without Slipknot, I wouldn't be involved in a career with music. I remember the day I walked into a record store in Tampa, Florida in 1999 and saw the poster for the Slipknot album. I was hooked on all things creepy metal from that point on.
“THE ABSOLUTE NOTHING” taken from MEMENTO MORI
This is the first single Binary Code released for the record. The song will be released on the upcoming album “MEMENTO MORI” due out in Fall 2019.
INSTAGRAM: bloodsimple “STRAIGHT HATE” Breakdown
This song is an absolute Mack Truck load of tone and aggression.
GUITAR WORLD “IMMERSION” Guitar Playthrough
A technical look into the guitar performance for Binary Code’s “IMMERSION” from our 2016 album “MOONSBLOOD”. PJ (Spilletti) and I proudly endorse Mayones Guitars in this video.
AUSTIN BLAU “GLUTTONY” Guitar Playthrough
I filmed and edited this video of my good buddy and drummer for Binary Code, Austin Blau, for his solo record he put out in 2018 that I did a handful of guitar solo and vocal spots on.
METAL INJECTION PERIPHERY Tour Doc w/ Binary Code
Binary Code got to open for the Sold Out Frak the Gods NYC date at Gramercy Theatre w/ friends Periphery, Textures, and The Contortionist. Misha is such a sweet man w/ kind words!
BINARY CODE “GHOST PLANET” (2009)
And to walk further down memory lane, we have Binary Code’s 2009 full-length “SUSPENSION OF DISBELIEF”, which is really our most pivotal album as our career took great leaps forward after this.
“UNEXIST” taken from MOONSBLOOD
This song for my band Binary Code is so incredibly hard to play :( Taken from our 2016 album “MOONSBLOOD”, produced by Eyal Levi (Audiohammer Studios)
GEAR GODS “RIGGED” Binary Code Equipment Tour
We’ve all seen a million Kempers and AxeFx units. How about a little spice in your life? Binary Code - for as serious as we are - is filled with funny guys. We decided to take a comedic approach.
INSTAGRAM: Binary Code “INTO THE MAW” Excerpts
To whet the appetites of anyone out there waiting for Binary Code’s new album “MEMENTO MORI” to come out, I decided to jam some riffs from this track. Due out Fall 2019.
GUITAR WORLD “DARK MEDITATION” Guitar Playthrough
This video is really cool - our videographer, Nick Cusworth, used a Prism to create a cool effect over the lens at the end. Again, taken from Binary Code’s 2016 album, “MOONSBLOOD”
AUSTIN BLAU “VIOLENCE” Guitar Playthrough Snippet
Another video I filmed and edited for Binary Code drummer, Austin Blau, for his solo record “DIVINITY”. He’s rocking my Mayones guitar - proudly so - in this one!
LAST CHANCE TO REASON Music Video w/ Binary Code <3
Binary Code has played w/ pals Last Chance to Reason a few times, and we’re such friend-fans of the band. AJ rocked our 2010 tour merch in their video. Michael now sings for The Contortionist.
BINARY CODE “PRIEST” Guitar Playthrough (2010)
Before there were fancy guitar playthroughs of djent guitarists playing in front of waterfalls in mythical cities of the Bermuda Triangle, there were videos of such luxe quality (haha) like this.