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Metal Life Gear Review: IK Multimedia iKlip Grip

Metal Life Gear Review: IK Multimedia iKlip Grip

Despite the fact that the box cover shows a dreaded selfie stick, we decided to review this item for its other uses… a tabletop camera and/or phone holder, using the extension stick vertically as a tripod and the Bluetooth remote to take pictures. We took the iKlip Grip with us to San Diego Comic Con International and used it in our interviews to hold our camera for steady video shooting and we used it with the extension stick as a […]

Product Review: Sol Republic PUNK Wireless Speaker

Product Review: Sol Republic PUNK Wireless Speaker

Sol Republic has created a wireless speaker called PUNK which they graciously sent to the Metal Life offices for us to test and review. Of course, they sent us a black one. We put the little speaker through its paces subjecting it to various forms of metal music from 80’s ballads to Transylvanian extreme black metal. We even tested the PUNK with some goth rock, German industrial and then finally, various classical pieces. The PUNK always delivered a clear and […]

Product Review: CraftABrew Home Brewing Kit

Product Review: CraftABrew Home Brewing Kit

CraftABrew has sent us a home brewing kit for review since we love craft beer, we were excited to try this out. Metal Life editor Terry Bunch also co-owns BeerAlien.com so this review will be published on both sites. Since we have experience in home brewing and these kits are designed for less experienced users, we decided to follow the directions to the letter as they are printed. The kit we received makes a marzen (Oktoberfest) style beer. Inside the […]