Tag: Leo Moracchioli

NEWS: Frog Leap go and get the peaches!

“Millions of peaches, peaches for me, Millions of peaches, peaches for free” that’s right, Leo Moracchioli has gone with The Presidents of The United States of America classic for his weekly cover and the multi instrumentalist does the quirky little ditty justice in style. If you want to sample Frog Leap live in lockdown, check

NEWS: Frog Leap premier live video for “Zombie”!

Splicing together footage from various venues during the Frog Leap European tour trek that lead to the live album, Leo Moracchioli has dropped a music video for a cover of “Zombie” by The Cranberries. Frog Leap live guitarist Rabea Massaad handled the audio mix while taking some time off from is day job in Toska.

Vs Tuesday: One Song! Two Bands! Who Wins?! FIGHT! Midnight Oil.

Australian rock band Midnight Oil may have faced some adversity among critics from their formation in 1972 to 2002 they sold an incredible 12 million records, something which deserves attention. Indeed it took until 1987 and their sixth studio record “Diesel and Dust” before they acquired any form of critical acclaim. Recorded at Albert Studios,

Bootleg: “Breathe” from Frog Leap Studios!

So the tour maybe off but Leo Moracchioli took the opportunity of the Frog Leap Live band getting together to rehearse to record a few videos. First up is a ripper of a Metal version of “Breathe” by The Prodigy! Keith Flint would have loved this, may he rest in peace.

Vs Tuesday: Two Bands! One Song! Who Wins? FIGHT! Paint It Black #2!

As some point in ancient history we put the resurgent The Agony Scene head to head against Melodic Death Metallers The Black Dahlia Murder with their respective versions of “Paint It Black” by The Rolling Stones. The original appeared as a single in advance of the bands 1966 album “Aftermath” and it’s fair to say

NEWS: Michael Jackson at Frog Leap Studios?

Leo Moracchioli has threatened the crown that belongs to Alien Ant Farm for the best cover of a song by Michael Jackson. His choice for this week’s cover song is “Leave Me Alone” but the master of Frog Leap Studios in Norway has given it a full Metal Jacket. We’re looking forward to another sold

NEWS: Leo insists you should “Toss A Coin To Your Witcher”!

Having landed on Netflix recently, The Witcher has become the new Game Of Thrones overnight. A host of Metal covers of the theme song “Toss A Coin To Your Witcher” appearing left, right and centre in recent days. Not only has YouTube guitar teacher Marty Schwartz got in on the act, but also Trivium guitarist

Documentary: Building a Bass Guitar with Frog Leap Studios!

We’ve seen a few custom guitar building videos in our time, let’s face, who hasn’t?! But for some reason, Norwegian Multi Instrumentalist Leo Moracchioli does it better. Perhaps it’s because he’s a skilled film maker and musician first and a in instrument builder second, who knows. In this latest episode, he creates a brand new

NEWS: The Addams Family Theme. A Halloween Classic!

Starting the count down to Halloween a week early, Leo Moracchioli of Frog Leap Studios has covered The Addams Family Theme originally by Vic Mizzy for his weekly Metal cover! It’s a track that you could well imagine Wednesday 13 re-recording and the black and white video for it is class! The latest run of

Documentary: Frog Leap Studios Live Rig Rundown!

As the “Live In Europe” album of Metal versions of non Metal songs done in the Leo Moracchioli style is out now, Leo has put together a montage of footage with the help of Rory McLean while he gives a rundown of his live rig in this new mini documentary! What will this week’s cover