Category Archives: Updates

Drug use behind Joey Jordison’s exit from Slipknot?

Posted by on September 18, 2014

Slipknot will be releasing their fifth album, .5: The Grey Chapter, on October 21st. It will be the  band’s first album without Joey Jordison, who was unceremoniously fired from the band last year. While the new drummer hasn’t been named yet, we have our ideas (spoiler alert, probably Jay Weinberg). At any rate, in a recent interview […]

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Randy Blythe “caught a bullet” in overseas arrest

Posted by on September 18, 2014

Lamb of God vocalist Randy Blythe was a guest on the Jamey Jasta Show podcast, and the two spoke at length about the the legalities, the lawsuits, and the safety issues of playing shows in front of massive audiences. Towards the end of the episode, Blythe opened up about his overseas arrest, and how it was bound […]

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Frank Bello on Anthrax: ‘We know where we are and where we have to go’

Posted by on September 16, 2014

Today, the Anthrax live DVD Chile On Hell is out in stores, but last night, there were a pair of screenings of the DVD in New York and Los Angeles. Metal Insider was on hand for the New York show, which took place at the Cinema Village theater in the East Village. The screening was attended by […]

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Is Behemoth going to break up?

Posted by on September 15, 2014

Earlier this year, Behemoth released The Satanist, which might be one of the best albums of their career. Then they headlined the Metal Alliance tour, showing their theatrical show continues to work amazingly well in a live setting. How are they going to follow that up? According to an interview that Nergal did with Metal Blast during […]

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Slipknot bassist’s identity most likely solved

Posted by on September 12, 2014

As soon as the admittedly pretty solid video for Slipknot’s “The Devil In I” was released, many started scrutinizing it to see if the new bassist and drummer were in it. They are indeed, and while there aren’t all that many shots of them in the video, which features the band’s new masks, there were […]

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