Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Synyster Gates: "If you listen to "City of Evil," it's just f--kin' layers and..."

Synyster Gates was interviewed by Ultimate Guitar, here's an excerpt:

Specifically did you know the band was going to be based on twin guitars? 
Not at the very first. When we all started writing, we all liked the dueling guitars and everything had to be harmonized and layers and layers. I mean if you listen to "City of Evil," it's just f--kin' layers and layers of harmonies at all f--kin' times. Whether it's vocals or guitar or just strings, everything was filled to the brim with harmonies. So we kinda smoothed that out and filtered that out and kinda saying more by doing less type of an approach that we've applied over the years. 

Click here to read the full interview