Author Archives: MDuffy

Broderick Jams On That Metal Show

Megadeth’s Chris Broderick appeared on VH1 Classic’s That Metal Show over the weekend as its featured guitarist. Broderick shredded in and out of the commercial breaks and even dropped a little Beethoven on the audience. With Broderick on guitar, hosts Eddie Trunk, Don … Continue reading

Scott Ian Takes The Stage With Metallica

Anthrax’s Scott Ian took the stage at the Fillmore in San Francisco this week to participate in a star-studded cast alongside Metallica. Ian’s appearance was on the second night of a week-long celebration of the 30th anniversary of Metallica’s life … Continue reading

Periphery’s Misha Mansoor Gets New Blue Dinky

Metal vanguard Periphery is currently in the studio recording a new album, so what better time for founder and guitar virtuoso Misha Mansoor to get a brand new seven-string Dinky from the Jackson Custom Shop. Mansoor sent this picture to … Continue reading

Scott Ian Joins All-Star Revue For Charity

Anthrax’s Scott Ian was one of many heavy-hitting artists to recently join a Henry Rollins-curated revue for the Drop In The Bucket foundation. The non-profit constructs water wells and sanitation systems at large rural schools in sub-Saharan Africa. Slipknot and Stone Sour frontman Corey … Continue reading

Sleigh Bells Announces Upcoming Tour Dates, Track Listing

We showed you the video trailer that noise-pop outfit Sleigh Bells put out last week, but now, the band has released even more information regarding their upcoming album, Reign of Terror. Via Mom + Pop Records, Reign will officially drop … Continue reading

Remembering Randy Rhoads

Legendary musician Randy Rhoads would have been 55 today (Dec. 6) had a tragic airplane accident not taken his life in March of 1982. The former Quiet Riot and Ozzy Osbourne guitarist helped create the template of metal soloing that … Continue reading