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Testament guitarist Alex Skolnick hints at huge North American tour

Posted by on January 3, 2018

Renowned guitarist, Alex Skolnick was able to sit down and chat with Dan Roth of Music & Art Interviews about his eventful career. During the chat, Skolnick mentioned that Metal Allegiance has already recorded a follow-up record. He also hinted at Testament signing up to a North American tour that could be the biggest one of […]

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Interview: Alex Skolnick, publisher Tom Bejgrowicz talk ‘Unbuilt’ magazine

Posted by on January 17, 2017

With so much of 2016 being about things going away, it was nice to hear about something being created instead, which is why it was refreshing to hear about Unbuilt. In a world where print journalism continues to shrink almost daily, a culture and lifestyle publication magazine that’s only available physically is an attention-grabber. Then there’s the names […]

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Alex Skolnick’s holiday miracle

Posted by on December 27, 2016

  Self-storage units have grown in popularity over the years. Many trust strangers to keep their sacred belongings behind a locked door. There are 2.35 billion square feet of self-storage units in the United States alone, and while we live our hectic lives, items continue to populate as space diminishes, convincing many to throw sentimental […]

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Rock, metal community react to George Michael’s death

Posted by on December 26, 2016

It almost seemed like fake news, a term that’s been thrown around quite a bit in 2o16, this most bitter of years. George Michael, former Wham! singer, successful solo artist, and the author of “Last Christmas,” a song many had probably listened to that day, dead at 53 on Christmas Day. However, it turned out […]

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Groan: internet predictably flips out over Kanye West in a Testament shirt, Alex Skolnick reacts

Posted by on December 20, 2016

We know, we know. But it’s also rare that an artist weighs in so heavily as well. Professional shit-disturber Kanye West was photographed wearing a vintage Testament t-shirt this week, following in his new family’s awful footsteps of probably having never heard of any of these bands. Testament guitarist Alex Skolnick had some colorful thoughts […]

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Metal community reacts to Prince’s passing

Posted by on April 21, 2016

2016 keeps doing its terrible duty of claiming the lives of iconic musicians like David Bowie or Lemmy (technically 2015) and today a big one has left us, as pop icon Prince has passed at the age of 57. We know Prince isn’t necessarily the embodiment of Satan or heavy music but no one can […]

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Brian Posehn names guests for metal album

Posted by on December 9, 2015

Comedian, actor and former stoner Brian Posehn has a new film, Uncle Nick, coming out, but as many metal fans, he also has another album coming out. Unlike his first several albums, which contained several songs at the end (like “Metal by Numbers,” a name we stole for our column), he’s been talking about putting […]

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Metal Allegiance is dying to show you this song

Posted by on August 20, 2015

Supergroups seem to be the norm for many metal musicians out there and that’s just great, because how else are we going to listen what two or more great metal minds can create together? Metal Allegiance has just a little more than “two or more” of them and we’ve seen teaser, after teaser, after teaser of what the […]

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Metal Allegiance to play debut album release show in NYC

Posted by on July 24, 2015

Metal Allegiance, the supergroup formed by an immense list of metal musicians, have been busy getting ready to release their self-titled debut album on September 18th through Nuclear Blast Records, but if you were wondering “how are they going to coordinate that many musicians to play these songs live?” we have a treat for you. […]

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Metal Allegiance shot this song and now is dying

Posted by on July 23, 2015

The super-group Metal Allegiance continue releasing updates on their debut album via a series of webisodes. We saw Lamb of God’s Randy Blythe and Exodus’ Gary Holt in the studio on the first episode; the second episode included a few minutes of a track featuring Troy Sanders of Mastodon; this time around, we listen to a […]

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