Guitarist CHRIS BRODERICK Quits MEGADETH

MEGADETH guitarist Chris Broderick has released the following statement: "Due to artistic and musical differences, it is with great reluctance that I announce my departure from MEGADETH to pursue my own musical direction. "I want all of you to know how much I appreciate the amount that you the fans have accepted and respected me ...

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Drummer SHAWN DROVER Quits MEGADETH

MEGADETH drummer Shawn Drover has released the following statement: "After 10 years, I have decided to quit MEGADETH to pursue my own musical interests. "I want to thank Dave Mustaine and the entire MEGADETH family, as well as thanking all the amazing MEGADETH fans around the world!!! I truly appreciate all of you. "Stay tuned ...

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Video: Reunited Original Lineup Of EXCITER Performs In Porto Alegre

Video footage of the reunited original lineup of Canadian thrash metal pioneers EXCITER — guitarist John Ricci, drummer/vocalist Dan Beehler and bassist Allan Johnson — performing on October 5 in Porto Alegre, Brazil can be seen below. The first rehearsal photo of the reunited original lineup of Canadian thrash metal pioneers EXCITER — guitarist John ...

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KORN's RAY LUZIER Explains Move To Nashville

KORN drummer Ray Luzier was recently interviewed by the Nashville rock radio station 102.9 The Buzz. You can now watch the chat below. On how he likes living in Nashville, where he moved from Los Angeles in June 2014: Ray: "It's awesome, man. [I spent] 26 years in L.A. The traffic, the smog, the people… ...

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OZZY OSBOURNE/FIREWIND Guitarist GUS G. Reveals Favorite Tattoo

Greek guitar virtuoso Gus G., well known in rock and metal circles for his work as Ozzy Osbourne's guitarist and as leader of his own band FIREWIND, recently answered "five random questions" for Shockwave magazine. You can watch the question-and-answer session below. A special expanded edition of "I Am The Fire" was released in Europe ...

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