Tag Archives: Avenged Sevenfold

Avenged Sevenfold wish you were here

Posted by on October 6, 2017

When Avenged Sevenfold released The Stage about a year ago, they weren’t done with it. Since then, they’ve released not only another original song (“Dose”), but have covered everything from Mr. Bungle’s “Retrovertigo” to the Beach Boys. Yesterday, they released a seventh song (and sixth cover. And to follow up the Beach Boys’ “God Only Knows,” […]

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Avenged Sevenfold to tour in January w/Breaking Benjamin and Bullet for My Valentine

Posted by on October 2, 2017

This past summer, Avenged Sevenfold were originally scheduled for a headlining North American run. However, something bigger came along when Metallica invited them to support their WorldWired trek. Today (2), the group announced that they will embark a headlining North American run in January 2018. The Stage tour is currently scheduled to kick off in […]

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Avenged Sevenfold, KoRn, System of a Down and more members to join Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington tribute event

Posted by on September 21, 2017

Linkin Park recently announced their first show since the passing of Chester Bennington, which will be held on October 27th at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, CA. The group revealed that they will be joined by other artists, and will be donating their fees from the event to Music For Relief’s One More Light […]

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Avenged Sevenfold release cover of The Rolling Stones’ “As Tears Go By”

Posted by on September 8, 2017

Avenged Sevenfold recently shared a heavier version of The Beach Boys’ “God Only Knows.” Today (8), the group shared another cover and this one is The Rolling Stones’ “As Tears Go By.” Both tracks are part of an expansion to their latest album, The Stage that’s essentially been happening since the album was released. This is […]

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Kids reacting to Avenged Sevenfold suggest their “lyrics make no sense”

Posted by on September 6, 2017

Fine Brothers Entertainment has returned with another episode of their Kids React series. It wasn’t too long ago when we watched Mötley Crüe’s Tommy Lee reacting to kids reacting to the group, along with kids noticing AC/DC’s Angus Young is, “just so good” on the guitar. This time around, these kids are listening to Avenged […]

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Avenged Sevenfold take on The Beach Boys with “God Only Knows” cover

Posted by on August 25, 2017

The Beach Boys’ Pet Sounds is one of the best albums of all time, and it’s centerpiece, “God Only Knows,” is practically sacred. However, as Avenged Sevenfold continue to roll out a continual batch of covers and new songs that weren’t on last year’s “The Stage,” they’ve done their own version of the song, perhaps emboldened […]

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Avenged Sevenfold take on ’60s classic “Runaway”

Posted by on August 4, 2017

You’ve got to hand it to Avenged Sevenfold for continuing to do different stuff. The surprise release of The Stage might not have sold as many albums as they’d liked, but it can’t be denied that it was an innovative idea. And since the October release of the album, the band have continued to put out […]

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Avenged Sevenfold’s M. Shadows shares his top ten favorite metal albums

Posted by on July 10, 2017

Rolling Stone recently unveiled their top 100 favorite metal albums of all time. Since then, artists including Deafheaven frontman George Clarke, Gojira’s Joe Duplantier, Corey Taylor, Ozzy Osbourne, Rob Halford, and Metallica’s Lars Ulrich have shared theirs. It’s been rather entertaining seeing the diverse and yet, surprising lists, and now, Avenged Sevenfold vocalist M. Shadows revealed […]

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Metal by Numbers: The top selling metal of the first half of 2017

Posted by on July 7, 2017

Earlier this year, we examined what metal and hard rock albums sold the most in 2016. What we found wasn’t entirely surprising (Metallica still sells lots of records! Lots of classic albums still get bought!), but it was still an interesting way to see what mass appeal music looked like last year. With half of […]

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Metal By Numbers 6/28: Nickelback feed on sales

Posted by on June 28, 2017

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   I honestly don’t know why everyone hates on Nickelback so much. Well, actually I do: the hate bandwagon. But really, they’re a harmless radio-friendly rock band, and while for some people, that’s […]

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