Tag Archives: The Beatles

Kiss’ Gene Simmons seeks trademark on ‘devil horns’ hand gesture

Posted by on June 14, 2017

Earlier this year, we thought KISS reached their limit when we discovered they were selling empty plastic bags, calling them “Air Guitar Strings.” Well, it seems that wasn’t enough. Bassist/growler Gene Simmons is now awaiting for the green light from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office after filing an application for a trademark on the […]

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Kurt Cobain’s Beatles cover now streaming

Posted by on October 9, 2015

On November 13th, Montage of Heck, the HBO documentary about the life and death of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, will be released on DVD and Blu-ray. While the doc is hard to watch at times (especially towards the end, when Kurt is clearly not doing well), it’s still one of the most engaging documentaries in recent […]

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Grumpy old man: Keith Richards doesn’t like Sabbath, Metallica

Posted by on September 3, 2015

It’s impossible to knock Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards for his music. The Stones are pretty much the biggest rock band ever and they’re still playing. Some of the riffs and songs they’ve crafted over their 50 years of being a band will be around long after they’re gone. However, in an interview with the New […]

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James Hetfield, Joe Satriani and Billy Joe Armstrong walk into a benefit concert…

Posted by on May 16, 2014

We already knew that Metallica could play acoustically, in fact, they did it earlier this week. But yesterday, frontman James Hetfield did it solo, enlisting a few friends for the final song. At San Francisco’s Fillmore for the “Acoustic-4-A-Cure” benefit, he came out for a four song set, opening with the band’s own “Nothing Else […]

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Metallica covers Ozzy Osbourne, Deep Purple, and more at benefit show

Posted by on May 13, 2014

Say what you will about Metallica’s material in recent years, but they’ve delivered some solid covers throughout their career. Last night, the band performed at the MusiCares MAP Fund benefit concert in Los Angeles where one of the honorees was Ozzy Osbourne. The band played the following songs during an acoustic set: 1. “I Just […]

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Here’s a Mötley Crüe/Beatles mashup that strangely works

Posted by on May 6, 2014

If you haven’t recovered from hearing System of a Down mashed up with Elton John, we’ve got another one for you. Wax Audio has taken the Fab Four’s “A Hard Day’s Night” and mashed it up with Mötley Crüe’s “Girls Girls Girls” to make “A Hard Girls’ Night.” The two songs couldn’t be any more […]

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Melvins’ Dale Crover pays tribute to Shirley Temple

Posted by on February 11, 2014

Although many Melvins fans were unsurprised to hear earlier today upon the passing of former child star Shirley Temple Black that her daughter Lori “Lorax” Black played in the Melvins, it was a surprise to casual fans, as well as to many in the metal community. Several hours ago, the band’s Dale Crover paid tribute […]

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Eyal Levi on what all recording musicians should know

Posted by on November 6, 2013

If there’s anyone who can give advice on making it into the music business, it’s Eyal Levi. Known by many as the creative mastermind of Daath, Levi has also made a name for himself as part of the Audiohammer Studios family. He’s been behind the mixing board for the past decade’s best albums in extreme […]

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Ghost B.C.’s Cover Of Depeche Mode’s “Waiting For The Night” Makes Its Way Online

Posted by on May 23, 2013

Did you like hearing Ghost B.C.’s covers of ABBA’s “I’m A Marionette” and The Beatles’ “Here Comes The Sun”? Then wait till you hear what Papa Emeritus II and his ghouls did with Depeche Mode’s “Waiting For The Night!” Ghost B.C. originally recorded and released it for the Japanese version of their latest album Infestissumam. […]

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Track Listing For Dave Grohl’s “Sound City” Movie Soundtrack Revealed

Posted by on December 17, 2012

By now, you’ve seen the trailer for Dave Grohl’s Sound City documentary. And you likely already knew that the film’s soundtrack would include collaborations Grohl recorded with numerous musicians featured in the documentary (using the actual soundboard that used in Sound City Studios). Now we know who will appear on which song on the soundtrack, due […]

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