Pepper Keenan Joins Soundgarden For New Orleans Show

Concert-goers were given a special treat during a recent Soundgarden show at The Voodoo Experience, in New Orleans, when Down/Corrosion of Conformity guitarist Pepper Keenan joined the band on stage. The renowned guitarist performed ‘Gun’ with the recently reunited grunge legends. You can check out fan-filmed footage below.   Early this year, following more than … Read more Pepper Keenan Joins Soundgarden For New Orleans Show

John 5, ‘Welcome To Violence’ Music Video Released

Rob Zombie and former Marilyn Manson guitarist John 5 has released the video for his latest single, ‘Welcome To Violence.’   ‘Welcome To Violence’ is the second single from John 5’s upcoming sixth solo album, ‘God Told Me To,’ which still remains without an official launch date, but is expected to be released before the … Read more John 5, ‘Welcome To Violence’ Music Video Released

Javier Reyes On Animals As Leaders New Album ‘Weightless’

Javier Reyes, the guitarist for experimental/progressive metal band Animals As Leaders, has spoken with KaaosTV about the band’s upcoming album ‘Weightless,’ and why he thinks the band can bring metal to the masses. You can watch the full video interview below.   “… we’re a new band that have a fresh sound that people can … Read more Javier Reyes On Animals As Leaders New Album ‘Weightless’

Korn Guitarist Munky Reflects On His Career To Date

Korn guitarist James ‘Munky’ Shaffer has spoken about what he would have done differently if he had his time again. “I would have learned some patience in the beginning,” Munky recently told Tour Stop. “I think it would have led me to being grateful that we’ve had this success over so many years…I think people … Read more Korn Guitarist Munky Reflects On His Career To Date

Glenn Tipton, “I Don’t Know How Much Life I’ve Got Left In Me”

Judas Priest guitarist Glenn Tipton has made it clear that he has no intentions of going beyond his best-before date.   In a recent interview with straight.com, Tipton said, “I’m still goin’ strong. But, you know, I don’t know how much life I’ve got left in me in terms of putting leather and studs on … Read more Glenn Tipton, “I Don’t Know How Much Life I’ve Got Left In Me”

Tom Morello Breaks Up Fight At Occupy L.A.

Rage Against the Machine and the Nightwatchman guitarist Tom Morello has long been known as a man of peace. Through his music, as well as his influence, Morello has been actively protesting against cooperate greed and inequality for two decades. His support and contribution to the Occupy protests is just the most-recent example in proving … Read more Tom Morello Breaks Up Fight At Occupy L.A.

K.K. Downing, “Metal Will Become An Endangered Species”

Former Judas Priest guitarist K.K. Downing has expressed his concerns for the future of metal, in a post on his official website.   The renowned guitarist is advising fans to pay for their music, saying that free downloads are sending the genre to an early grave. “…I must urge everyone to try pay for their … Read more K.K. Downing, “Metal Will Become An Endangered Species”

James Hetfield On ‘Lulu,’ “It’s Definitely Different”

Metallica frontman James Hetfield has said that he understands that fans might find ‘Lulu,’ the new collaborative album between Metallica and Lou Reed, a little hard to swallow.   “There will be fans that it will be difficult for them to understand, but we can’t stop being Metallica. We can’t stop exploring what we wanna … Read more James Hetfield On ‘Lulu,’ “It’s Definitely Different”