Author Archives: MDuffy

Periphery Release New Music Video For ‘Make Total Destroy’

With their highly anticipated sophomore album, Periphery II: This Time It’s Personal, hitting stores this week, Periphery also dropped a music video for the lead single, “Make Total Destroy.” Periphery II features guest appearances by John Petrucci (Dream Theater), Guthrie Govan … Continue reading

Anthrax Rocks Record Crowd At 2012 Mayhem Festival

The 2012 Mayhem Festival got off to a big bang this weekend in San Bernadino, Calif., as a record 26,150 fans in attendance made up the largest crowd in event history, according to Mayhem officials. That would be 4,000 more … Continue reading

Kreator & Accept Announce Teutonic Terror Attack

German metal heavyweights Kreator and Accept announced plans to take over North America with their upcoming Teutonic Terror Attack. Beginning Sept. 5 in Washington D.C., the tour will run through 23 shows that end with and Oct. 4 gig in … Continue reading

Metal Mike Chlasciak To Lead Clinic At Drome Sound

Halford guitarist and shredder extraordinaire Metal Mike Chlasciak is set to lead a free clinic at Drome Sound in Schenectady, N.Y., on June 30. Metal Mike has been hard at work finishing up his upcoming solo album, The Metalworker, having … Continue reading

David Ellefson Takes Fans Behind The Scenes of Hellfest

Megadeth bassist David Ellefson has posted an amazing nine-and-a-half-minute video from backstage before a June 15 show at France’s Hellfest. While a little dark at the beginning, the clip is an edited look at the pre-concert buildup to the post-show … Continue reading

Iron Maiden, Lamb Of God, Trivium & Others Win Big At Metal Hammer‘s Golden Gods

Iron Maiden, Trivium, Lamb of God, Anthrax and Machine Head‘s Phil Demmel were among the list of Jackson artists who cleaned up this week at the 10th annual Metal Hammer Golden Gods Awards. Maiden took home the Best Event honors for … Continue reading