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JASON BECKER Interviewed On CBC's 'As It Happens' (Audio)

"As It Happens", the long-running interview show on CBC Radio One in Canada, recently spoke to Jason Becker, a onetime guitar prodigy first known as part of the metal duo CACOPHONY, and Philadelphian filmmaker Jesse Vile, who directed the documentary film "Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet". You can listen to the segment using the audio ...

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NEWSTED: Fan-Filmed Footage Of Fresno Concert

Fan-filmed video footage of NEWSTED — the new band led by former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist Jason Newsted — performing on April 24 at Starline in Fresno, California can be seen below. NEWSTED has been confirmed for this year's edition of Gigantour, the critically acclaimed package festival founded in 2005 by MEGADETH ...

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GEOFF TATE's QUEENSRŸCHE Taps SASS JORDAN For 'Suite Sister Mary' Duet

Renowned drummer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Brian Tichy, known for his tours of duty with BILLY IDOL, FOREIGNER, OZZY OSBOURNE and WHITESNAKE, will fill in for Simon Wright (AC/DC, DIO, RHINO BUCKET) in the Geoff Tate-fronted version of QUEENSRŸCHE from June 2 to June 29. Sass Jordan (pictured below), Tichy's musical partner in their band SOMETHING ...

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JASON NEWSTED Interviewed On 107.7 THE BONE (Video)

On April 18, Nikki Blakk of the San Francisco, California radio station 107.7 The Bone conducted an interview with former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist and current NEWSTED frontman Jason Newsted. You can now watch the chat below. As previously reported, NEWSTED has been confirmed for this year's edition of Gigantour, the critically ...

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JASON NEWSTED Interviewed On 'Iron City Rocks (Audio)

The latest installment of the "Iron City Rocks" podcast (web site) features an interview with former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist and current NEWSTED frontman Jason Newsted. The podcast is now available for streaming using the audio player below. As previously reported, NEWSTED has been confirmed for this year's edition of ...

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SHADOWS FALL Frontman Interviewed In Puerto Rico (Video)

MetalPR.com conducted an interview with vocalist Brian Fair of Massachusetts metallers SHADOWS FALL on April 27 at La Respuesta in San Juan, Puerto Rico. You can now watch the chat below. SHADOWS FALL tapped Willis Mathiasen of 2CENTS to sit behind the drums for some of their shows at the end of 2012 while the ...

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RIVAL SONS: Last.fm Performance, Interview Posted Online

California blues rockers RIVAL SONS recently took part in an interview and live performance and for Last.fm sessions in London, England. Following their sold-out show at London's Shepherd's Bush Empire in early April, RIVAL SONS joined Last.fm at the Gibson Studios for an exclusive live session, featuring performances of the tracks "Keep On Swinging" and ...

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JASON NEWSTED Interviewed On Las Vegas' KOMP 92.3 (Video)

On May 3, Brandon "Gooch" Hahn of the Las Vegas, Nevada radio station KOMP 92.3 conducted an interview with former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist and current NEWSTED frontman Jason Newsted. You can now watch the chat below. As previously reported, NEWSTED has been confirmed for this year's edition of Gigantour, the critically ...

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GIGANTOUR 2013: 30-Second Commercial Posted Online

A 30-second commercial for this year's edition of Gigantour, the critically acclaimed package festival founded in 2005 by MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine, can be seen below. Scheduled to appear on the bill are headliners MEGADETH, along with BLACK LABEL SOCIETY; DEVICE, the new band fronted by DISTURBED singer David Draiman; HELLYEAH, featuring Vinnie Paul Abbott ...

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JASON NEWSTED: New Video Interview Posted Online

Frankie DiVita, radio personality at Southern California's 96.7 KCAL Rocks, conducted an interview with former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist and current NEWSTED frontman Jason Newsted on the "black carpet" at the fifth annual Revolver Golden Gods awards on May 2 at Club Nokia in downtown Los Angeles, California. You can now watch ...

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Video: MEGADETH's DAVE MUSTAINE Talks About This Year's GIGANTOUR

A three-minute video clip of MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine talking about this year's edition of Gigantour — the critically acclaimed package festival he founded in 2005 — can be seen below. Joining headliners MEGADETH at this year's event will be BLACK LABEL SOCIETY, the band led by former OZZY OSBOURNE guitarist Zakk Wylde; DEVICE, the ...

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BLACK LABEL SOCIETY Confirmed For This Year's GIGANTOUR

BLACK LABEL SOCIETY has been confirmed for this year's edition of Gigantour, the critically acclaimed package festival founded in 2005 by MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine. Also scheduled to appear on the bill are headliners MEGADETH, along with DEVICE, the new band fronted by DISTURBED singer David Draiman; HELLYEAH, featuring Vinnie Paul Abbott (PANTERA, DAMAGEPLAN), Chad ...

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SHADOWS FALL Drummer Interviewed By METAL RULES! TV (Video)

Metal Rules! TV recently conducted an interview with Jason Bittner of SHADOWS FALL. He spoke about touring, helping out ANTHRAX and joining up with the cult band TOXIK after reading about their drummer search on BLABBERMOUTH.NET. You can now watch the chat below. SHADOWS FALL tapped Willis Mathiasen of 2CENTS to sit behind the drums ...

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