Author Archives: MDuffy

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

Ellefson Posts Travelogue From Costa Rica

Megadeth just wrapped an extensive tour or Latin America, and we’ve all seen bass wizard David Ellefson checking in from various exotic locales. Coinciding with a stop in Costa Rica, Ellefson posted a travelogue from San Jose to his official … Continue reading