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MEGADETH With SLASH, WYLDE, DRAIMAN, NEWSTED, VINNIE PAUL: 'Cold Sweat' Performance Footage

MEGADETH was joined by a number of musicians, including Slash (GUNS N' ROSES, VELVET REVOLVER), Zakk Wylde (BLACK LABEL SOCIETY, OZZY OSBOURNE), Jason Newsted (NEWSTED, METALLICA, VOIVOD), David Draiman (DISTURBED, DEVICE) and Vinnie Paul Abbott (HELLYEAH, PANTERA) on stage at this past Friday night's (July 12) 97.1 The Eagle Presents BFD 2013 concert at Gexa ...

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The Dogs Have Barked, The Birds Have Flown - IRON TONGUE

Under normal, everyday circumstances, tempers might flare, fists fly, and even vomit spew over the mention of a relatively pure southern rock album being reviewed on these here pages; but when said album issues from the sharp-toothed maw of the eclectic Neurot Recordings, you can rest assured there's some kind of radical and unpredictable sonic ...

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MEGADETH Joined By SLASH, WYLDE, DRAIMAN, NEWSTED, VINNIE PAUL For THIN LIZZY Cover

MEGADETH was joined by a number of musicians, including Slash (GUNS N' ROSES, VELVET REVOLVER), Zakk Wylde (BLACK LABEL SOCIETY, OZZY OSBOURNE), Jason Newsted (NEWSTED, METALLICA, VOIVOD), David Draiman (DISTURBED, DEVICE) and Vinnie Paul Abbott (HELLYEAH, PANTERA) on stage at last night's (Friday, July 12) 97.1 The Eagle Presents BFD 2013 concert at Gexa Energy ...

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NEWSTED: Audio Sample Of New Song 'Above All'

A 30-second audio sample of the song "Above All" from NEWSTED — the new band led by former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist Jason Newsted — can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The track comes off NEWSTED's full-length debut, "Heavy Metal Music", which will be released on August 6 in North ...

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MEGADETH Bassist's Behind-The-Scenes Look At 'Gigantour' In Chicago

MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson has uploaded behind-the-scenes footage from the July 9 Gigantour stop at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois. Check out the clip below. This year's edition of Gigantour, the critically acclaimed package festival founded in 2005 by MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine, features headliners MEGADETH, along with BLACK LABEL SOCIETY, DEVICE, the new ...

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BUTCHER BABIES Interviewed By METALHOLIC (Video)

On July 2, Rustyn Rose of Metalholic.com conducted an interview with the BUTCHER BABIES at the Boise, Idaho stop of this summer's Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival. You can now watch the chat below. BUTCHER BABIES' debut album, "Goliath", was released on July 9 via Century Media Records. The Los Angeles-based band — frontwomen Carla ...

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DEATH ANGEL Completes Mastering New Album

San Francisco Bay Area metallers DEATH ANGEL have completed mastering the follow-up to 2010's "Relentless Retribution" for an October release via Nuclear Blast Records. The band's seventh CD was tracked at AudioHammer Studios in Sanford, Florida with Jason Suecof (TRIVIUM, AUGUST BURNS RED, THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, ALL THAT REMAINS, WHITECHAPEL, DEVILDRIVER) and DEATH ANGEL ...

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ATHEIST Drummer Involved In Serious Car Accident

Drummer Steve Flynn (pictured below) of reactivated seminal technical metal pioneers ATHEIST was recently involved in a serious car accident after another vehicle pulled in front of him at 50 mph. Flynn was taken by ambulance to a hospital and was treated for injuries to his wrist, neck and jaw. He still requires some physical ...

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NEWSTED: Video Footage Of Milan Soundcheck, Meet-And-Greet

Newsted Italia has posted video footage of NEWSTED's June 19 soundcheck and pre-show meet-and-greet at Alcatraz in Milan, Italy. Check it out below. NEWSTED is the new band led by former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist Jason Newsted. The group's full-length debut, "Heavy Metal Music", will be released on August 6 in North ...

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JASON BECKER Interviewed By EQUAL TIME TV (Video)

In the 28-minute clip below, Equal Time reporter Anthony Bonanno interviewed guitarist Jason Becker, who was a child prodigy at age 15, but later diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's disease. Also featured is former San Jose State football player Neil Parry who lost a leg after an injury on the field. Interviewees include musicians Gus G. ...

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NEWSTED Interviewed In Uncasville (Video)

Mouth4Music conducted an interview with NEWSTED — the new band led by former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist Jason Newsted — before the group's July 5 performance at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut as part of this year's Gigantour. You can now watch the chat below. "Heroic Dose", a brand new ...

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BATTLECROSS: New Video Interview Posted Online

On June 30, El Muerte of "Rock Hard Live" conducted an interview with Michigan's BATTLECROSS at the Mountain View, California stop of the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival. You can now watch the chat below. BATTLECROSS' new album, "War Of Will", will be released on July 9 via Metal Blade Records. Co-produced at Audiohammer Studios ...

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BUTCHER BABIES Interviewed By 'Rock Hard Live' (Video)

On June 30, El Muerte of "Rock Hard Live" conducted an interview with the BUTCHER BABIES at the Mountain View, California stop of the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival. You can now watch the chat below. BUTCHER BABIES' debut album, "Goliath", will be released on July 9 via Century Media Records. The Los Angeles-based band ...

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SHADOWS FALL's JASON BITTNER: Video Footage Of Dallas Clinic

Video footage of Jason Bittner's (SHADOWS FALL) July 2 clinic at Guitar Center in Dallas, Texas can be seen below. SHADOWS FALL tapped Willis Mathiasen of 2CENTS to sit behind the drums for some of their shows at the end of 2012 while Bittner received treatment for acute pancreatitis. Bittner rejoined his bandmates on stage ...

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BUTCHER BABIES Interviewed By BAY AREA BACKSTAGE (Video)

Bay Area Backstage conducted an interview with the BUTCHER BABIES on June 30 at the Mountain View, California stop of this summer's Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival. You can now watch the chat below. BUTCHER BABIES' debut album, "Goliath", will be released on July 9 via Century Media Records. The Los Angeles-based band — frontwomen ...

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DEATH ANGEL Completes Mixing New Album

San Francisco Bay Area metallers DEATH ANGEL have completed mixing the follow-up to 2010's "Relentless Retribution" for an October release via Nuclear Blast Records. The band's seventh CD was tracked at AudioHammer Studios in Sanford, Florida with Jason Suecof (TRIVIUM, AUGUST BURNS RED, THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, ALL THAT REMAINS, WHITECHAPEL, DEVILDRIVER) and DEATH ANGEL ...

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THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER Interviewed By GROOVEY.TV (Video)

On June 30, Groovey of Groovey.tv conducted an interview with Michigan's unstoppable sons of molten melodic death metal THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER at Sports Authority Field at Mile High in Denver, Colorado during this summer's Vans Warped Tour. You can now watch the chat below. THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER's sixth full-length album, "Everblack", sold 13,000 ...

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