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CHICKENFOOT Schedules 'Rockline' Appearance

CHICKENFOOT — the new rock supergroup comprised of drummer Chad Smith (RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS), bassist Michael Anthony (ex-VAN HALEN), guitarist Joe Satriani and vocalist Sammy Hagar (ex-VAN HALEN) — will guest on the nationally syndicated radio show "Rockline" with host Bob Coburn on Wednesday, June 17 at 8:30 p.m. PT / 11:30 p.m. ET. ...

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SAMMY HAGAR To Guest On 'Eye On The Bay'

Sammy Hagar (CHICKENFOOT, ex-VAN HALEN) will guest on the San Francisco Bay Area TV show called "Eye On The Bay" on Monday, May 18 at 7:00 p.m. The program airs on KPIX-TV (Channel 5), which is the CBS-owned and -operated television station in San Francisco, California. 30-second audio clips of all the tracks from the ...

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CHICKENFOOT: Audio Samples Of Entire Album Available

30-second audio clips of all the tracks from the self-titled debut album from CHICKENFOOT — the new rock supergroup comprised of drummer Chad Smith (RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS), bassist Michael Anthony (ex-VAN HALEN), guitarist Joe Satriani and vocalist Sammy Hagar (ex-VAN HALEN) — are available for streaming at the web site of the Swiss multimedia ...

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CHAD SMITH'S BOMBASTIC MEATBATS: L.A. Show Video Re-Broadcast Available

DrumChannel.com has posted a video re-broadcast of the March 15, 2009 Baked Potato show of CHAD SMITH'S BOMBASTIC MEATBATS, featuring drummer Chad Smith (RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS, CHICKENFOOT), guitarist Jeff Kollman (GLENN HUGHES, COSMOSQUAD), bassist Kevin Chown (UNCLE KRACKER, TED NUGENT), and keybaordist Ed Roth (GLENN HUGHES, RONNIE MONTROSE). The band's long-awaited debut ...

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CHAD SMITH'S BOMBASTIC MEATBATS Completes Recording Second Album

CHAD SMITH'S BOMBASTIC MEATBATS, the band featuring drummer Chad Smith (RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS, CHICKENFOOT), guitarist Jeff Kollman (GLENN HUGHES, COSMOSQUAD), bassist Kevin Chown (UNCLE KRACKER, TED NUGENT), and keybaordist Ed Roth (GLENN HUGHES, RONNIE MONTROSE), has finished tracking its second studio album with engineer/producer Ryan Hewitt at a Venice, California facility. "We played the ...

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QUEENSRŸCHE, TESTAMENT, DARK FUNERAL Confirmed For Sweden's ROCKWEEKEND

QUEENSRŸCHE, TESTAMENT and DARK FUNERAL have been confirmed for the Rockweekend festival, set to take place July 9-11 in Kilafors, Sweden. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: APOSTASY APRIL DIVINE ARCH ENEMY BLEECKER CELLOUT CHICKENFOOT CRUCIFIED BARBARA D-A-D DARK FUNERAL DIMMU BORGIR DREAMLAND DYNAZTY ECLIPSE EDGUY FAST FORWARDS GEMINI FIVE H.E.A.T. HOT LEG ...

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CHICKENFOOT: North American Shows Sell Out In 'Record Time'

CHICKENFOOT, the new rock supergroup comprised of drummer Chad Smith (RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS), bassist Michael Anthony (ex-VAN HALEN), guitarist Joe Satriani and vocalist Sammy Hagar (ex-VAN HALEN), has issued the following update: "Beyond our expectations, the public on-sales for the nine road-test shows sold out all tickets in record time. The band was blown ...

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JOE SATRIANI On COLDPLAY's GRAMMY Win: 'I Was Happy To Hear My Melody Being Celebrated'

Robert Gray of Ultimate-Guitar.com recently conducted an interview with guitarist Joe Satriani as part of a series entitled "Hit The Lights." Topics of discussion included CHICKENFOOT's formation, the group's debut album, "Soap On A Rope" and "Down the Drain", touring Europe, and the man's impending copyright case against COLDPLAY. Several excerpts from the ...

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CHICKENFOOT: Vinyl Version Of Debut Album To Include Bonus Track

The self-titled debut album from CHICKENFOOT — the new rock supergroup comprised of drummer Chad Smith (RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS), bassist Michael Anthony (ex-VAN HALEN), guitarist Joe Satriani and vocalist Sammy Hagar (ex-VAN HALEN) — will include a vinyl-only bonus track entitled "Bitten By The Wolf". The Best Buy-exclusive version of the "Chickenfoot" LP is ...

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QUEENSRŸCHE Confirmed For Holland's BOSPOP Festival

QUEENSRŸCHE, STAHLZEIT, THE SHEER and THE BREW have been confirmed for the Bospop festival, set to take place July 11-12 at Sportpark Boshoven in Weert, Holland. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: July 11: BERNARD ALLISON FOREIGNER FUN LOVIN CRIMINALS GUANO APES GUUS MEEUWIS LUCINDA WILLIAMS NOVASTAR RYAN SHAW SAINT JUDE SIMON MCBRIDE ...

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CHICKENFOOT To Headline CANADIAN FORCES HALIFAX ROCK FEST

CHICKENFOOT, the new rock supergroup comprised of drummer Chad Smith (RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS), bassist Michael Anthony (ex-VAN HALEN), guitarist Joe Satriani and vocalist Sammy Hagar (ex-VAN HALEN), will headline the first Canadian Forces Halifax Rock Fest on Citadel Hill in Halifax, Nova Scotia on Sunday, August 2. The day-long event will also include OUR ...

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CHICKENFOOT: First North American Dates Announced

CHICKENFOOT, the new rock supergroup comprised of drummer Chad Smith (RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS), bassist Michael Anthony (ex-VAN HALEN), guitarist Joe Satriani and vocalist Sammy Hagar (ex-VAN HALEN), will take the stage for a limited number of North American live shows, featuring music from their self-titled debut album, "Chickenfoot", set for a June 9 release. ...

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JOE SATRIANI: Question-And-Answer Session From MUSIKMESSE FRANKFURT Available

Legendary guitarist Joe Satriani took part in a special question-and-answer session with members of the audience at the Musikmesse Frankfurt 2009 fair, which was held April 1-4 in Frankfurt, Germany. Watch a four-minute excerpt below. CHICKENFOOT is the new rock supergroup comprised of Satriani, drummer Chad Smith (RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS), bassist Michael Anthony (ex-VAN ...

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SAMMY HAGAR On FOX NEWS' 'Red Eye'; Video Available

CHICKENFOOT/ex-VAN HALEN singer Sammy Hagar was intervewed on this morning's (Wednesday, April 8) edition of Fox News' "Red Eye". Watch the segment below. CHICKENFOOT is the new rock supergroup comprised of Hagar, legendary guitarist Joe Satriani, drummer Chad Smith (RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS) and bassist Michael Anthony (ex-VAN HALEN). The band will release its self-titled ...

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JOE SATRIANI Interviewed At MUSIKMESSE FRANKFURT; Video Available

Three separate interviews with legendary guitarist Joe Satriani conducted at the Musikmesse Frankfurt 2009 fair, which was held April 1-4 in Frankfurt, Germany, can be viewed below. CHICKENFOOT is the new rock supergroup comprised of Satriani, drummer Chad Smith (RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS), bassist Michael Anthony (ex-VAN HALEN) and vocalist Sammy Hagar (ex-VAN HALEN). The ...

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CHICKENFOOT, PARADISE LOST, HOT LEG Confirmed For Sweden's ROCKWEEKEND

CHICKENFOOT, PARADISE LOST, HOT LEG, CRUCIFIED BARBARA and TAD MOROSE have been confirmed for the Rockweekend festival, set to take place July 9-11 in Kilafors, Sweden. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ARCH ENEMY CHICKENFOOT CRUCIFIED BARBARA D-A-D DIMMU BORGIR EDGUY FAST FORWARDS H.E.A.T HOT LEG LA GUNS MEMORY GARDEN NAPALM DEATH NIGHTINGALE ...

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CHICKENFOOT: New Audio Interview Available

Joe Bosso of MusicRadar.com recently conducted an interview with three-fourths of CHICKENFOOT, the new rock supergroup comprised of drummer Chad Smith (RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS), bassist Michael Anthony (ex-VAN HALEN), guitarist Joe Satriani and vocalist Sammy Hagar (ex-VAN HALEN). You can listen to the chat in four parts at this location. CHICKENFOOT will ...

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COREY TAYLOR, SAMMY HAGAR, JOE SATRIANI Jam With TOM MORELLO In San Francisco; Video Available

Corey Taylor (SLIPKNOT, STONE SOUR), Sammy Hagar (VAN HALEN, CHICKENFOOT) and Joe Satriani (CHICKENFOOT) are among the musicians who joined Tom Morello of RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE and THE NIGHTWATCHMAN fame last night (Thursday, March 26) at the San Francisco stop of his celebrated Justice Tour. Watch fan-filmed video footage of the performances below. A ...

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CHICKENFOOT: Complete Album Details Revealed

CHICKENFOOT, the new rock supergroup comprised of drummer Chad Smith (RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS), bassist Michael Anthony (ex-VAN HALEN), guitarist Joe Satriani and vocalist Sammy Hagar (ex-VAN HALEN), has announced the global release of its self-titled debut album. The CD will be made available by earMUSIC in Germany on Friday, June 5 and in the ...

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CHICKENFOOT, GUANO APES, TESLA, PAUL GILBERT Confirmed For Holland's BOSPOP Festival

CHICKENFOOT (the new supergroup featuring guitar virtuoso Joe Satriani, singer Sammy Hagar [ex-VAN HALEN], bassist Michael Anthony [ex-VAN HALEN], and drummer Chad Smith [RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS]), GUANO APES, TESLA and PAUL GILBERT are among the confirmed artists for the Bospop festival, set to take place July 11-12 at Sportpark Boshoven in Weert, Holland. The ...

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CHICKENFOOT Booking Shows Starting In May

CHICKENFOOT — the new supergroup featuring guitar virtuoso Joe Satriani, singer Sammy Hagar (ex-VAN HALEN), bassist Michael Anthony (ex-VAN HALEN), and drummer Chad Smith (RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS) — is in the process of booking shows starting in May. Anthony says, Sammy, Chad, Joe and I are totally psyched up, and ready to bash 'hard' ...

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CHICKENFOOT: New Photos Available

Several new photos of CHICKENFOOT, the "supergroup" featuring members of the RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS and VAN HALEN, can be found at this location. CHICKENFOOT will release its self-titled debut disc in either April or May, according to the Van Halen News Desk. The first single from the CD will either be "Oh, ...

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JOE SATRIANI Issues CHICKENFOOT Update

Guitarist Joe Satriani has issued the following update on CHICKENFOOT, his new supergroup also featuring singer Sammy Hagar (ex-VAN HALEN), bassist Michael Anthony (ex-VAN HALEN), and drummer Chad Smith (RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS): "Chickenfoot. Chickenfoot? Chickenfoot! Yes, the band CHICKENFOOT, featuring Sammy Hagar, Chad Smith, Michael Anthony and yours truly, is about to release its ...

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In The Studio With CHICKENFOOT

U.K.'s Classic Rock magazine recently caught up with CHICKENFOOT — the new "supergroup" featuring former VAN HALEN frontman Sammy Hagar, ex-VAN HALEN bassist Michael Anthony, guitar virtuoso Joe Satriani and RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS drummer Chad Smith — at Hagar's recording studio in San Francisco where the Red Rocker explained the origins of ...

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