Former Ministry Guitarist Mike Scaccia Dies Onstage

Former Ministry Guitarist Mike Scaccia Dies Onstage

Rigor Mortis and former Ministry guitarist Mike Scaccia has died onstage during a performance in Fort Worth, Texas at the age of 47.   Scaccia had been partway through a set with Rigor Mortis at the Rail Club on Saturday night (Dec. 22), when he had a seizure and...
Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi Issues End-Of-Year Update

Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi Issues End-Of-Year Update

Revered Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi has thanked his fans for their support over the past year in a statement issued on his official website. It can be read below.   In early 2012, Iommi was diagnosed with lymphoma and required several sessions of...
Ran Guitars Release Decapitated Signature Model

Ran Guitars Release Decapitated Signature Model

Ran Guitars has announced the arrival of the new signature Ran Guitar for guitarist Wacław ‘Vogg’ Kiełtyka of Polish technical death metal band Decapitated.   Ran Guitars recently published a photo of Vogg with the new guitar accompanied by the following message:...
Mark Tremonti Adds Further Dates To 2013 Tour

Mark Tremonti Adds Further Dates To 2013 Tour

Creed and Alter Bridge guitarist Mark Tremonti has added American and European dates to his 2013 headlining tour. A revised list of dates and venues can be found below.   Tremonti, who had previously announced a whirlwind 2013 tour of the UK, will now commence...