That Metal Show will be airing a lengthy interview with Guns N' Roses frontman Axl Rose tonight, November 11, on VH1 Classic. Clips of the show have already been posted around the Internet to build anticipation, and the one below is particularly interesting.
Country music star Vince Gill might be best known for his radio-friendly voice, his strong songwriting skills, being married to Amy Grant -- and, oh yeah, his 20 Grammy awards. But Vince Gill is a serious and often explosive guitar player who is well versed in a number of styles including blues, rock, bluegrass and chicken pickin'. His latest album, Guitar Slinger, which was released October 24 via MCA Nashville, is aptly titled. It finds him stretching out and cranking up on his killer collection of vintage gear.
Earlier this week, Paul Gilbert played a showcase show at B Spot in Nice, France. During his performance, the Mr. Big guitarist played a cover of the Judas Priest classic, "The Hellion/Electric Eye." You can check out fan-filmed footage from the show below.
After the year's end, vocalist Mark Hunter will be the only sole remaining original member of Chimaira. The singer announced today that the band's upcoming Christmas show will be their last with guitarists Rob Arnold and Matt DeVries.
Speaking to Rolling Stone before Chickenfoot's recent New York City show, singer Sammy Hagar said that an impending Van Halen reunion -- likely to be announced on November 30 at the Grammy Nominations Concert -- would not include him and current Chickenfoot bassist Michael Anthony.
It looks like three of Randy Rhoads' isolated guitar tracks have made their way online and onto YouTube. While there's no means of verifying their authenticity, the three clips sound pretty identical to the studio recordings of the songs, so chances are they very well could be the real deal.