Category Archives: Tributes

James Hetfield campaigns for Motorhead to be in Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Posted by on November 10, 2016

If there’s one thing that might get a band inducted in to the increasingly unimportant Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, it’s an already-inducted band campaigning for them. And while it’s ludicrous that Motorhead didn’t make it into the Hall while Lemmy was alive, Metallica’s James Hetfields wants to see to it that the band […]

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Metallica’s Cliff Burton died 30 years ago today

Posted by on September 27, 2016

Thirty years ago, the world lost one of the most talented bassists imaginable, Cliff Burton. His gifts spoke like no other, as he was driven by the music, the creation and held a tenacity to go above and beyond which has made Metallica become the legends that they are. Many feel that Metallica died, the […]

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Lemmy statue unveiled at the Rainbow

Posted by on August 25, 2016

Just moments after Motorhead frontman Lemmy lost his battle with cancer last year, a crowdfunding campaign was launched to get a statue of the iconic rocker made. Of course, it’s final resting place would be a place where Mr. Kilmister spent much of his waking time when not onstage – the Rainbow Bar and Grill. […]

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Hellyeah cover ends with Dimebag tribute

Posted by on July 28, 2016

A lot of people likely listened to Hellyeah for the first time in a while after hearing that the band’s Phil Collins cover of “I Don’t Care Anymore” on their new album Unden!able featured guitars by one Dimebag Darrell. The band the former Pantera guitarist was playing in when he was killed, Damageplan, had initially started covering […]

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Dave Mustaine pays tribute to Nick Menza

Posted by on May 22, 2016

2016 took another one of the greats last night when former Megadeth drummer Nick Menza collapsed onstage three songs into a set with the band Ohm in Los Angeles last night. As the rock and metal community continues to come to terms with the loss of a member of the Big 4, the band’s leader […]

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