Tag Archives: David Draiman

David Draiman launches social networking app, ‘Wingman’

Posted by on April 3, 2014

Social media is used everwhere. From computers to tablets to even phones, the majority of the world can be reached by a few clicks.  Disturbed/Device frontman David Draiman has found a way to improve,  or rather transcend, our already-immediate means  of communication. His idea? An app called Wingman. While we’ve been reading through a multitude […]

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The metal community reacts to Dave Brockie’s passing

Posted by on March 24, 2014

With the news of Oderus’ aka Dave Brockie’s death, there have been many different reactions from metal bands, musicians, and celebrities all across the internet. We’ve compiled a few of the many tributes:         Mark Morton (Lamb of God): I’m so lucky to have known Dave Brockie. Godspeed my friend. We love you. […]

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David Draiman probably won’t appear on next Megadeth album

Posted by on February 21, 2014

Super Collider was easily Megadeth’s most polarizing album since Risk. And love it or hate it (most people, um, didn’t love it), the album was one of their more successful albums, debuting in the top ten on Billboard. However, according to bassist David Ellefson, they’re not going to make Super Collider Part Deux . Calling their 14th album a […]

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Trivium streaming new album ‘Vengeance Falls’

Posted by on October 7, 2013

Trivium is streaming their new album Vengeance Falls online via Roadrunner Records, a week ahead of the official release date October 15. While the guitar solos are still the tight symphonic passages Trivium is known for, the vocal execution and some of the main riffs are a little more, shall we say “Disturbing,” with obvious influence […]

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Device cancel all immediate touring plans

Posted by on August 29, 2013

Device have cancelled tour dates scheduled through the beginning of October so frontman David Draiman can be closer to his wife Lena and soon-to-be-born baby. The decision resulted from complications with the pregnancy, but Draiman has since Tweeted that the two are doing ok.  He still plans to stay close to their side for the […]

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Trivium are undergoing some “Strife”

Posted by on August 20, 2013

You’ve already gotten a chance to hear “Brave This Storm,” the opening track from Trivium’s sixth album, Vengeance Falls. Now the band have returned with “Strife,” the first official single from the album. It’s a streamlined version of Trivium; hook-filled, riffy, and heavy, but accessible. You can kind of hear David Draiman’s touch, especially in […]

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Device premiere video for “You Think You Know”

Posted by on August 19, 2013

Device, led by Disturbed’s David Draiman, have premiered a new video for the track “You Think You Know.” The single is the second off the band’s self-titled debut album released in April. Device, who recently wrapped up performances with Megadeth, Black Label Society, Newsted and Hellyeah on Gigantour, will continue on with dates of their own in […]

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Megadeth’s David Ellefson on new album, Gigantour, David Draiman and Lemmy

Posted by on August 16, 2013

When we met Megadeth bassist David Ellefson last week at Vevo headquarters, he was about to do something he hasn’t done much before: play a three song acoustic set with the band in front of a small audience. As the bassist of the band, Ellefson has been with Megadeth for almost its whole career, so […]

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Jason Newsted finally joins Megadeth onstage for Metallica song

Posted by on August 12, 2013

While they’ve been talking about doing it since the kickoff of Gigantour, former Metallica members Dave Mustaine and Jason Newsted joined each other onstage last night (11) in Toronto on the last date of the tour. The pair played “Phantom Lord,” a song Mustaine co-wrote that appeared on Metallica’s first album, Kill ‘em All. While […]

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Trivium Play New Song “Strife” At Wacken

Posted by on August 5, 2013

After a viral marketing campaign in which they teased new material, Trivium finally gave fans a full preview from their upcoming album Vengeance Falls when they played “Brave This Storm” live in Bucharest. The official audio of that is now available, as well as the professional recording of them playing yet another new song this past weekend […]

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