Ex-MEGADETH Drummer SHAWN DROVER Would Have Rather Made 'Killing Is My Business Pt. 2' Than 'Super Collider'

Former MEGADETH and current ACT OF DEFIANCE drummer Shawn Drover was interviewed for the latest installment of “The Metal Sucks Podcast”. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On MEGADETH’s last album, 2013’s “Super Collider”: “I like all kinds of music. I […]

Slipknot's Scream Park To Host Aftershock Festival Pre-Party

Slipknot‘s Scream Park in Sacramento, Calif., will feature haunted houses and live horror entertainment. With Slipknot set to perform at the Aftershock Festival in Sacramento in October, it makes perfect sense for the venue to host the festival’s pre-party on Oct. 23. Slipknot’s Corey Taylor and Shawn “Clown” Crahan are executive producers of the attraction […]

26 Years Ago: Motley Crue Release 'Dr. Feelgood'

Elektra Five albums into their career, Mötley Crüe were unapologetically obsessed with crafting the kind of sticky, sleazy hard rock that defined MTV hair metal and hooked the masses like steaming bowls of salty buttered popcorn. Dr. Feelgood, which came out September 1, 1989, was basically the Crüe’s take on Aerosmith-style stadium rock. The album, […]

BABYMETAL Wants To Teach METALLICA Their Dance Moves

Japanese teenage girl pop metal band BABYMETAL spoke to NME backstage at this past weekend’s Reading and Leeds festivals. You can now watch the chat below. Asked which band at the event they would like to teach their dance moves and why, BABYMETAL’s Moametal said: “I would like to teach METALLICA our dance moves, just […]

TESTAMENT's CHUCK BILLY Reveals 'Dream Tour' Lineup (Video)

Each episode of Digital Tour Bus’s “Dream Tour” features a touring act discussing who they would put on their ideal tour if there was no limits. In this episode, which was filmed on April 11 in Joliet, Illinois, Chuck Billy, vocalist for the legendary thrash metal band TESTAMENT, reveals his dream tour lineup. TESTAMENT guitarist […]

METALLICA: Video Footage Of LEEDS FESTIVAL Performance

Fan-filmed video footage of METALLICA’s August 30 performance at United Kingdom’s Leeds Festival can be seen below. METALLICA currently has three dates on its calendar between now and mid-September: two shows in Quebec City, Canada and an appearance at the Rock In Rio festival. The band has reportedly been working on its tenth studio album, […]