Video: Former Metallica Bassist Jason Newsted Posts In-Studio Update
Former Metallica bassist Jason Newsted has posted a new video updating fans on the progress of his latest "heavy" project, the aptly named Newsted. Check it out below.
Newsted — who will be handling bass and vocal duties in his eponymous new band — recently announced a return of sorts to the public eye, launching a new website and official Facebook page. "It's time for me to reconnect with all my fans and friends out there around the world with the launch of my official online presence," Newsted said in an official posting on his website.
There's no official timetable for material from this new project, but a recent posting on his Facebook page indicated it could be as soon as next month.
"I am very happy in my life now," he wrote. "I have a new band that bears my own name, we're just finishing our first record, I'm feeling strong again playing bass and singing lead vocals and you all will be hearing it in one month's time."
You Might Also Like...
14 hours 33 min ago
18 hours 7 min ago
19 hours 42 min ago
19 hours 43 min ago
19 hours 44 min ago
19 hours 45 min ago
1 day 8 hours ago
In the Magazine
Most Commented Articles
Guitar World on Facebook
Guitar World On Twitter
GuitarWorld Video Review: @ibanezofficial Iron Label RGIR28FEBK Eight-String Guitar t.co/cY0wvFXcAA @Ibanez_USA
GuitarWorld Interview: Tony Iommi Opens Up About His Battle with Cancer and the Struggle to Make '13' t.co/0JwCQG5gys @OfficialSabbath
GuitarWorld You going to this summer's @Gigantour2013? @Megadeth @ZakkWyldeBLS @DeviceTheBand +more t.co/lNVAACLcCn
GuitarWorld New Issue! Featuring @OfficialSabbath #TonyIommi @OfficialOzzy & much more! t.co/1iBPspmU5g #OnSaleNow
GuitarWorld Lesson: How to Play Like Jimmy Page t.co/BpnZBteVkC Includes tablature.
GuitarWorld Listen: @Megadeth Premiere New Song, "Kingmaker" t.co/w7nVJf1Owk #HearItNow