Author Archives: Pauline France

Trivium Wrap Up U.K. Tour, Prepare For U.S. Shows

Trivium rocked with U.K. with a full serving of metal early last month, and now the Florida metallers are prepping to bring their gut-punching act across the United States. If you want to see what it’s like to see these … Continue reading

Machine Head Fans Hit The Big Screen

Machine Head loves its fans. During their Eighth Plague tour in Europe last year, Machine Head displayed fan testimonials from on the stage’s big screens for each night’s show while they played “Who We Are.” The shots featured “The Faces … Continue reading

Anthrax Release Compilation Album, Celebrate “Best Year Ever”

Thrash veterans Anthrax are set to start 2012 strong with the release of their compilation album, Icon, due Jan. 10. The record features 11 of the band’s greatest hits, and you can see the album cover and tracklisting below: 1. … Continue reading

Iron Maiden’s Adrian Smith and Ex-SikTh frontman Mikee Goodman Tear It Up In Primal Rock Rebellion

Horns up, metal fans. Iron Maiden axeman Adrian Smith teamed up with former SikTh frontman Mikee Goodman for a new project titled Primal Rock Rebellion. The duo’s as-yet-untitled album, due Feb. 27 through Spinefarm Records, blends Goodman’s unique vocal tones … Continue reading

Chris Broderick and Alex Skolnick’s Winter Guitar Retreat ‘Over The Top’

As we previously reported, metal maestros Chris Broderick of Megadeth and Alex Skolnick of Testament joined forces for their first annual Skolnick & Broderick’s Winter Guitar Retreat at New York’s Full Moon Resort from Dec. 26-30. Students of all levels … Continue reading

Hirax Discuss Fans, Latest Album With Robb’s Metalworks

Hirax frontman Katon De Pena and bassist Steve Harrison checked in with Robb Chavez of Robb’s Metalworks during the band’s 2011 stop in San Antonio, Texas. The result is a 30-minute interview where De Pena and Harrison talk extensively about … Continue reading