Tag Archives: Joe Satriani

Nicki Minaj Samples Joe Satriani; He Thinks It’s “Amazing”

Posted by on December 2, 2010

Chances are, you don’t know who Nicki Minaj is, and she’s probably ok with that. A Kanye West protege, she raps on his latest CD and currently has the #2 album in the country with Pink Friday. She also sampled Joe Satriani on “Right Through You,” a song on said album. The song takes a […]

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Metal By Numbers 10/20: The Charts Aren’t All That

Posted by on October 20, 2010

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Even though there were a crap load of debuts, only a hand full actually appeared on the charts this week. This week’s highest metal debut comes from All That Remains, whose fifth studio album […]

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Metal By Numbers 10/13: A Hell Of A Low Week For Sales

Posted by on October 13, 2010

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. When the #1 album in the country barely cracks 70,000 and the #10 album only sells 26,500, that’s pretty depressing. Think about it. If you’re watching baseball playoffs like we are (go Phillies!), the […]

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New & Noteworthy, October 5th – Short On Releases, Long On Album Titles

Posted by on October 5, 2010

The big metal release this week is the new album from Bring me the Horizon. They seemingly came out of nowhere with the release of their sophomore album, Suicide Season, selling 6,600 the first week. They’ve only gotten more popular since then, and the album’s crossed the 100,000 sold mark. The band’s got an even mix […]

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Last.fm Listeners Like The Metal

Posted by on October 1, 2010

When I was an intern, I made lots of copies. Really, that’s pretty much all I remember about my internship. Also, when I interned at WMMR’s metal show (R.I.P. Rockers!), I once had the honor of making coffee for King Diamond. At any rate, an intern at music service Last.fm did a project during his […]

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Joe Satriani: “The Music Business Has Never Been Anything But Chaotic”

Posted by on February 8, 2010

Joe Satriani needs no introduction, but we’ll give you one anyway. One of the best-known instrumental guitar players out there, he’s had a run of solo albums for over 20 years. He’s also designed guitars for Ibanez, launched the G3 Tour, and joined Chickenfoot, a collaboration with Sammy Hagar, Michael Anthony, and Chili Peppers drummer […]

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