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JASON HOOK On Joining FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH: 'I Just Wanted To Be Able To Write Songs And Make Records'

FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH guitarist Jason Hook has teamed up with documentary filmmaker Fran Strine and music manager Jamie Talbot to chronicle the story of world-renowned musicians who are not household names, but are instead the session and backup musicians who have performed at concerts and on countless recordings with huge stars yet remain largely ...

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SAMMY HAGAR Gets His Own Radio Show

Legendary rocker Sammy Hagar (CHICKENFOOT, VAN HALEN) is joining up with Envisage Radio Group (ERG), which produces other popular radio shows "Rock All Night" and "Nuglife Radio". Hagar's new program, titled "Sammy Hagar's Top Rock Countdown", will start off in the second quarter of 2015 as a weekly countdown where Sammy will count down lists ...

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Who Could Play Drums For AC/DC?

According to The Pulse Of Radio, Ultimate Classic Rock has posted a list of potential drummers for AC/DC should Phil Rudd be unable to return to the band — assuming, of course, that the group even wants him back. Although nothing official has been announced, Rudd is still the drummer for AC/DC until ...

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SAMMY HAGAR: Making Of 'Lite Roast' Parts 1 And 2 (Video)

The first two episodes of "Brewing Up Lite Roast", a three-part series of videos showing footage from the making of legendary rocker Sammy Hagar's (CHICKENFOOT, VAN HALEN, MONTROSE) first-ever acoustic album titled "Lite Roast", can be seen below. "Lite Roast" was released on October 14 via Mailboat Records. Joining Sammy on the CD is Vic ...

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NICKELBACK's CHAD KROEGER Sings LED ZEPPELIN, CHICKENFOOT Reunites At SAMMY HAGAR's Birthday Bash (Video)

NICKELBACK's Chad Kroeger joined Sammy Hagar over the weekend to perform a cover version of the LED ZEPPELIN classic "Whole Lotta Love" during Hagar's huge birthday bash at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center. Also appearing at the event were the Red Rocker's CHICKENFOOT bandmates Joe Satriani, Michael Anthony and Chad Smith, who came up ...

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SAMMY HAGAR Says His Acoustic Arrangement Of VAN HALEN's 'Dreams' Has Made The Song 'Better'

Legendary rocker Sammy Hagar's (CHICKENFOOT, VAN HALEN, MONTROSE) acoustic version of the classic VAN HALEN song "Dreams" can be streamed using the SoundCloud widget below. The track is taken from Hagar's first-ever acoustic album titled "Lite Roast", which is being released on October 14 via Mailboat Records. Joining Sammy on the CD is Vic Johnson, ...

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SAMMY HAGAR To Release 'Lite Roast' Later This Month

Legendary rocker Sammy Hagar (CHICKENFOOT, VAN HALEN, MONTROSE) will release his first-ever acoustic album titled "Lite Roast" on October 14 via Mailboat Records. Joining Sammy on the CD is Vic Johnson, longtime guitarist of WABORITAS, Hagar's backup band, on guitar and vocals. "I realize that when I played my songs acoustically, it made me sing ...

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GEORGE LYNCH, CHRIS BRODERICK Featured In Latest Episode Of FUSE's 'Metalhead To Head'

The thirteenth episode of "Metalhead To Head", a web-only show where metal masters sit down together for surprisingly candid conversation and plenty of one-time-only music demonstrations and collaborations, can be seen in two parts below. The episode features George Lynch (DOKKEN, LYNCH MOB) and Chris Broderick (MEGADETH). The duo get deep into their history in ...

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ACE FREHLEY, CHRIS CAFFERY Featured In Latest Episode Of FUSE's 'Metalhead To Head'

The twelfth episode of "Metalhead To Head", a web-only show where metal masters sit down together for surprisingly candid conversation and plenty of one-time-only music demonstrations and collaborations, can be seen in two parts below. The episode features Ace Frehley (KISS) and Chris Caffery (TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA, SAVATAGE). New episodes will debut every other Wednesday. Always ...

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MIKE PORTNOY, AREJAY HALE Featured In Latest Episode Of FUSE's 'Metalhead To Head'

The eleventh episode of "Metalhead To Head", a web-only show where metal masters sit down together for surprisingly candid conversation and plenty of one-time-only music demonstrations and collaborations, can be seen in two parts below. The episode features Mike Portnoy (DREAM THEATER, THE WINERY DOGS) and Arejay Hale (HALESTORM). New episodes will debut every other ...

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JOE SATRIANI Says Third CHICKENFOOT Album Is 'In The Pipeline'

During a brand new interview with Artisan News, legendary guitarist Joe Satriani was asked if there are any plans for CHICKENFOOT — his "suprgroup" with RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS drummer Chad Smith, former VAN HALEN bassist Michael Anthony and frontman Sammy Hagar — to release a third studio album. "It is in the pipeline," he ...

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