Tag Archives: Anup Sastry

Marty Friedman’s b-sides are better than your band’s a-sides

Posted by on September 1, 2015

Onetime Megadeth guitarist and incredibly successful solo artist Marty Friedman is mounting a solo tour next week, his first North American tour since 2003. Tying in with that, perhaps, is the fact that a deluxe edition of his Prosthetic debut, Inferno, will be released this coming Friday (4). Among the “deluxe” part of the reissue is […]

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Intervals add vocalist, unveil new track

Posted by on January 2, 2014

It’s not that unusual to have a band add another musician, but it’s not really that often that it’s an instrumental band adding a vocalist. That’s what Canadian/American prog band Intervals have done, as they announced at the end of last year that former Haarp Machine vocalist Mike Semesky, who’d been playing bass in the […]

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Katy Perry Gets A Djent Makeover

Posted by on December 2, 2011

When you heard the power metal version of “I Kissed A Girl,” did you think to yourself “Hmm, this could use some more palm-muted/ distorted chord riffs”? Well then thank Drewsif Stalin and Anup Sastry, who took it upon themselves to record a djent cover of Katy Perry’s “E.T.” You can watch video of the two […]

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