Tag Archives: Exodus

Update: Slayer Confirms Tour With Suicidal Tendencies, Exodus

Posted by on January 21, 2014

Welp, now it’s official. The rumored tour consisting of Slayer, Suicidal Tendencies, and Exodus is no longer a rumor. Slayer has sent out a press release confirming a tour for the month of May, though there haven’t been any more dates confirmed besides the ones previously given. Some comments from the press release: “Can’t wait […]

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Slayer, Suicidal Tendencies, Exodus Tour (Mostly) Confirmed After Dates Leak

Posted by on January 20, 2014

In the world of awesome rumors, the latest to come around was a tour featuring Slayer, Suicidal Tendencies, and Exodus. These rumors started when all three bands were confirmed for Rock On The Range, but now it has been more or less confirmed that a tour is happening. A posting on Pollstar has a few dates […]

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Slayer, Kvelertak, Motorhead, GN’R among Rock on the Range performers

Posted by on January 16, 2014

The lineup for this year’s Rock on the Range has been announced, and the annual Columbus, Ohio festival has gotten bigger and more metal than ever before. Expanding to three days this year, ROTR will take place on May 16th, 17th and 18th. And while the rock fest is headlined this year by Guns N’ […]

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“Robb Flynn & Friends” Benefit Concert Announced Featuring Members of Machine Head, Metallica, Slayer, And More

Posted by on January 8, 2014

Machine Head made a post on the band’s Facebook today announcing the “Robb Flynn & Friends” Benefit Concert set for Janurary 17 in Oakland, California at the Oakland Metro Operahouse. The show will features members of Machine Head, Metallica, Slayer, Testament, Exodus, Suicide Silence, Death Angel, Forbidden, SpiralArms, and Rubble covering Black Sabbath classics. The […]

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Kirk Hammett of Metallica to play with Death Angel and Exodus at ‘Fear Festevil’

Posted by on January 3, 2014

One of the perks of having your own festival is that you can pretty much do whatever you want at it. That seems to be what Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammet is doing with his inaugural “Kirk von Hammett’s Fear FestEviL,” taking place from February 6-8 in San Francisco. Not only will he be bringing in […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 10: Shocking Moments of 2013

Posted by on December 23, 2013

Tis the time when everyone starts celebrating the best of the past year’s albums with a flood of “Best Of Lists”. But while 2013 was filled with great music, it also had plenty of shocking moments. While some brought joy and others brought dismay, these moments left a major impact in the metal community. With […]

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Headbangers’ Brawl 12/12 – What label will Slayer reign on next?

Posted by on December 12, 2013

Headbangers’ Brawl is a column where Metal Insider’s contributors take a moment to debate and analyze two opposing sides of a topical issue occurring in the world of metal and/or the music industry. While it’s not particularly new news that Slayer was between labels, we’d initially thought it was because American Recordings might be deciding which label group […]

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Bassist of Testament leaves same tour bassist of Lamb of God left

Posted by on November 21, 2013

It looks like Lamb of God isn’t the only metal band on tour that’s suddenly missing their bassist.  In fact, on the same tour, Testament’s Greg Christian had to back out for their remaining dates for “family matters,” as stated by guitarist Alex Skolnick on Twitter. “Not to make lite of that, but 1st LOG, now […]

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Slayer’s Tom Araya Claims “Politics Of Character In One Particular Band” Stand In The Way Of More Big 4 Shows

Posted by on November 13, 2013

Hoping that Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth and Anthrax will once again join forces for more shows? Well don’t hold your breath, because apparently “politics” are standing in the way of more Big 4 shows. In fact, Slayer’s Tom Araya goes even further to say that the politics come from one particular band. During an interview with […]

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Craig Locicero’s Top 5: Bay Area Thrash Bands And Overall Influences

Posted by on October 1, 2013

Craig Locicero has gone from shredding in thrash legends Forbidden to riffing with stoner hard rockers SpiralArms. With that in mind, we asked the guitarist to share both his top five favorite Bay Area thrash bands, as well as his top five influences while playing in SpiralArms. Check out both lists below, and pick up […]

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