In a recent interview with The Quietus, Exodus guitarist Gary Holt revealed that one of his main motivations for filling in for injured Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman was being able to reconnect with Metallica lead guitarist and former Exodus guitarist Kirk Hammett.
U.K. metal band TesseracT have finally confirmed the recent rumors that the band had parted ways with vocalist Dan Tompkins and were in the process of seeking a replacement. Now, the band have confirmed that they have been joined by Sky Eats Airplane vocalist Elliot Coleman.
Kyuss Lives!, which features original Kyuss members John Garcia, Brant Bjork and Nick Oliveri, plus guitarist Bruno Fevery -- will hit the road in North America for the first time in more than 15 years this fall.
According to Rock News Desk, a group of local business owners in the Bronx, New York are concerned about the possibility of rioting related to the upcoming Big Four show at Yankee Stadium on September 13.
This latest story comes from Revolver's Big Four issue (which you can pick up here), in which Slayer's Kerry King and Tom Araya, Anthrax's Charlie Benante and Metallica's Lars Ulrich remember the Clash of the Titans tour, and discuss what makes the "Big Four" so special. An excerpt follows: