Metallica have officially announced their plans for a string of shows celebrating their 30th anniversary. The metal legends have announced that they will be playing four shows at the historic Fillmore in San Francisco on December 5, 7, 9, and 10 as part of a week-long celebration in the Bay Area.
In a recent interview with EspyRock, Periphery guitarist Jake Bowen revealed some details about one of the upcoming albums from Periphery. The band are currently in the studio working on what will be two albums for 2012. Bowen revealed that one of the albums, titled Juggernaut, would be a concept album.
They laid the groundwork for heavy metal and are the keepers of one of rock's most iconic guitar riffs. Here's a visual guide to the musicians who have been a part of Deep Purple during the band's 43-year history.
Guitarist Richie Faulkner really got called into the gig of a lifetime: replacing long-time Judas Priest guitarist K.K. Downing for the band's final world tour and album. In a recent interview with Geeks of Doom, Faulkner talks about being welcome into the Priest fold.
Metalcore pioneers Harvest and AOL’s Noisecreep.com have unveiled a new track from the band’s upcoming 7-inch, "Years of Defiance. Years of Disgust." The track, "Our Legacy," can be heard at this link.
Full Metal Jackie, corresponding for Guitar World from the 2011 Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival, got the chance to catch up with All Shall Perish guitarists Francesco Artusato and Ben Orum for an exclusive interview.