Tag Archives: Jasta

Metal By Numbers 4/12: Mastodon are emperors of sales

Posted by on April 12, 2017

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   Mastodon have been a cornerstone for modern metal for years now, so to see them take the top spot makes my day. In a time where many metal bands that reigned in […]

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Photos: Killthrax tour kicks off at Montclair NJ’s Wellmont Theater

Posted by on March 30, 2017

The combination of Anthrax and Killswitch Engage is so intriguing that the tour even has a celebrity couple name: Killthrax. The addition of The Devil Wears Prada and Jasta makes it certainly one of the most intriguing tours of the Spring. Metal Insider contributing photographer Melinda Oswandel was at the tour kickoff on March 29th […]

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Hatebreed’s Jamey Jasta unveils new song featuring Devil You Know’s Howard Jones

Posted by on February 9, 2017

Hatebreed frontman Jamey Jasta released a new Jasta solo song titled “Chasing Demons.” The song includes Devil You Know/ex-Killswitch Engage vocalist Howard Jones. “Chasing Demons” had a special early release to those who subscribed to Jasta’s podcast, “The Jasta Show” and who signed up to gasdigitalnetwork.com. However, it is now available for everyone to hear […]

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Jasta, Code Orange to open for Killthrax tour

Posted by on January 26, 2017

The recently-announced Anthrax and Killswitch Engage tour (or Killthrax, as it’s being called), is already a pretty great tour if you’re into Big 4 bands and one of the last New Wave of American Heavy Metal bands from the past decade or so that’s still relevant. Now the ante has been upped, as it’s been […]

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Interview: Hatebreed’s Jamey Jasta gets political, talks podcasting

Posted by on April 15, 2016

With over 20 years behind them, Hatebreed have become standard-bearers of metal and hardcore. And through it all, frontman Jamey Jasta has been a communicator. Whether as a onetime host of MTV’s Headbangers Ball to more recently, the host of a podcast, he’s had a voice outside of the one that’s been shouting about injustices since the […]

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Fallujah, Jasta, Old Wounds, Rivers of Nihil among New England Metal & Hardcore Fest additions

Posted by on February 3, 2016

This year will be the 18th Annual New England Metal and Hardcore Festivals. And while the initial lineup, including Bury Your Dead, the Black Dahlia Murder and Killswitch Engage, was plenty impressive. Of course the initial lineup announcement will continue to grow over the next two months,  and today, they announced a second wave of […]

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Fear Factory release first single from Genexus

Posted by on June 17, 2015

Since signing with Nuclear Blast in September of 2014, Fear Factory has been building up the release of their ninth studio album, Genexus, due out on August 7th. Today, the band just released a lyric video for, “Soul Hacker,” the first single from the new album. Said guitarist Dino Cazares, “We chose the song ‘Soul Hacker’ for the first single ’cause […]

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Fear Factory set release date for new album

Posted by on May 23, 2015

Fear Factory were expected to have a new album out in early 2015, but that time has come and gone. But today comes word that their ninth studio album, Genexus, will finally be out worldwide on August 7th. Said founding guitarist Dino Cazares in a statement: “The sensation of finalizing our newest album is one of relief and joy, wrapped within a […]

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Coal Chamber announce summer North American tour

Posted by on May 19, 2015

Coal Chamber released their first album in 13 years, Rivals, today via Napalm Records and to support it, they will hit the road with Fear Factory this summer. they discussed about their touring plans a while ago in this interview where they mentioned their plans to do a second North American leg after their European tour with Soil, The Defiled and Dope. […]

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Metal Power Rankings Special: New England Metal & Hardcore Fest 2015

Posted by on April 17, 2015

Welcome to Metal Power Rankings: Our weekly rankings take a number of factors into account: newsworthiness, record sales, internet buzz, word of mouth and overall importance in the genre. Ultimately, it’s subjective, but if a band generates enough buzz, they’ll wind up on the list. We’re writing this from the upstairs at the New England […]

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