Tag Archives: Dave Lombardo

Dave Lombardo to play drums on next Suicidal Tendencies album

Posted by on May 16, 2016

Earlier this year, Suicidal Tendencies were set to embark on their latest tour with Megadeth and decided to recruit former Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo to sit behind the kit. Since then, Lombardo and the Suicidal guys have played together, both ends have taken advantage of the situation and it seems like now they’re set to […]

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Photos: Megadeth, Suicidal Tendencies, New York City, March 18, 2016

Posted by on March 21, 2016

Megadeth is having a hell of a year so far. The band’s fifteenth album, Dystopia, is the biggest-selling heavy record of the year so far, and will have sold 100,000 within a week or two. It’s also one of the band’s best albums in a while, thanks to the band’s new guitarist, Kiko Loureiro, and the […]

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Dave Lombardo’s Dead Cross might be heavier than Slayer

Posted by on March 18, 2016

Okay, maybe “We’ll Sleep When They’re Dead” isn’t quite as groundbreaking as Slayer, but the first taste we’re hearing of Dead Cross is certainly as aggressive as anything they’ve done, and in a different way. Produced by Ross Robinson, the project came about when Lombardo booked studio time with Robinson just before Philm, who he’d been […]

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Dave Lombardo performs with Suicidal Tendencies for the first time

Posted by on February 29, 2016

This past weekend, Suicidal Tendencies joined Megadeth on their Dystopia North American tour and, as previously announced, they tapped former Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo to sit behind the kit. With his first show with the band having taken place, we can finally see how that worked out. After watching the footage of their first performance in […]

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Ex-Slayer Dave Lombardo to drum for Suicidal Tendencies’ tour with Megadeth

Posted by on February 22, 2016

Suicidal Tendencies will be hitting the road with Megadeth, Children of Bodom and Havok in a few more days and if that package wasn’t good enough for you, what about getting former Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo to lay some beats for the crossover band? The band posted the following announcing the news: SxTx is beyond […]

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Listen to Samus from Decrepit Birth perform in the style of 14 drummers

Posted by on January 26, 2016

Everyone’s seen the 10 Second Song videos where a guy covers a song in the style of a bunch of different vocalists. There have been guitar versions of that as well. As far as we know, it hasn’t been done with drums – until now. Decrepit Birth’s Samus Paulicelli, who we’ve written about for his […]

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Dave Lombardo no longer in PHILM

Posted by on January 12, 2016

Dave Lombardo is one of the best-known drummers ever, thanks to his two tenures in Slayer. He’s such a well-known drummer that even his subsequent band PHILM was well known for, well, for having former Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo in the band. Now they no longer have that honor. On recent podcast ‘Let There Be […]

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Dave Lombardo joins new hardcore punk band with Retox, The Locust members

Posted by on November 20, 2015

Dave Lombardo is a living legend among metalheads, not only for his exceptional drumming and his contributions to Slayer for all the years he was in the band, but because he’s one of the busiest drummers in the industry. After the most recent split with Slayer, Lombardo focused his attention to his other project PHILM and […]

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Criminally Slept-On: Slayer

Posted by on August 27, 2015

In Criminally Slept-On, Schuler Benson takes a look at some of the most underrated tracks from his favorite prolific bands’ back catalogs. Slayer’s importance in the history of metal cannot be overstated. They pioneered a style that went on to sire nearly every dominant sub-genre in heavy music today. They achieved a level of commercial […]

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Kerry King shuts door on Dave Lombardo returning to Slayer

Posted by on April 29, 2015

If you’re one of those fans who want to see Slayer’s original lineup on stage once again, we’ve got bad news for you, which should come to no surprise to anyone at this point. Metal Hammer decided to shatter everyone’s dreams by reiterating Dave Lombardo’s current relationship with Slayer and asking Kerry King about the […]

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