Tag Archives: Machine Head

Machine Head’s Robb Flynn to perform at ‘Stars to the Rescue XXVIII’

Posted by on December 6, 2018

Machine Head’s Robb Flynn has revealed he will perform at Stars to the Rescue XXVIII, which is scheduled to be held on January 26, 2019 at Lesher Center for the Arts in Walnut Creek, CA. Flynn will have a 30 minute performance as he announced his participation in the below video:

Tickets are available at this location.

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Watch Slayer perform with Phil Demmel (ex-Machine Head) for the first time

Posted by on December 4, 2018

Gary Holt had to sit out for the rest of Slayer’s European farewell trek in order to head home to be with his dying father. The group recruited ex-Machine Head guitarist Phil Demmel to fill in for the remaining of the tour. Last night (3rd) marked the first show with Demmel and you can watch […]

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Phil Demmel (ex-Machine Head) responds to filling in for Gary Holt in Slayer

Posted by on December 3, 2018

Slayer’s Gary Holt recently announced he had to step down from the rest of their European trek in order to head home to be with his dying father. The group tapped guitarist Phil Demmel to play the remaining dates as they asked him right when he ended his career with Machine Head following their November 24th […]

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Watch Phil Demmel and Dave McClain’s final performance with Machine Head

Posted by on November 26, 2018

This past Saturday (24th) marked Machine Head’s final performance with guitarist Phil Demmel and drummer Dave McClain. While the group had a few explicit surprises, their overall farewell run of the current lineup was a success. The band’s final show together took place at the Catalyst in Santa Cruz, CA. The California metal outfit closed […]

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Couple ejected from Machine Head show for having sex during “Davidian”

Posted by on November 23, 2018

Machine Head are reaching the end of their Fall North American Tour, which marks the final run with the current lineup. With two nights left of the trek, Wednesday night’s show (21st) in San Diego went out with a bang. The group revealed a couple were ejected from the House of Blues after they were […]

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Machine Head’s Phil Demmel issues statement on decision to leave band

Posted by on October 2, 2018

Machine Head guitarist Phil Demmel has issued a statement on his decision to quit the band. The guitarist shared something similar to Robert Flynn’s initial video statement from this past Friday (28th), reiterating that “people naturally grow apart over time and it’s no one’s fault.” Flynn broke the news last week that both Demmel and […]

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Machine Head issue statement to clarify they are not breaking up

Posted by on October 1, 2018

Machine Head have issued an official statement on guitarist Phil Demmel and drummer Dave McClain’s departure from the group. The band confirmed it was an amicable split and they will be part of their North American tour that kicks off this Thursday (4th). The band has once again clarified it is not a farewell tour […]

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Machine Head’s Phil Demmel and Dave McClain quit, tour to continue as “farewell to current lineup”

Posted by on September 29, 2018

Machine Head frontman/guitarist Robb Flynn has released a video statement on Facebook live revealing longtime members guitarist Phil Demmel and drummer Dave McClain have both quit. Flynn added that Bassist Jared MacEachern “kinda quit,” but decided to stick around. While the reason wasn’t mentioned, Flynn implied that they have grown apart both musically and on […]

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Machine Head announce second leg of North American ‘Catharsis’ tour

Posted by on July 10, 2018

Machine Head have announced the second leg of their North American Catharsis Tour. The trek is in support of their latest effort Catharsis, which was released in January via Nuclear Blast. This run will also include the six rescheduled dates from the first leg after frontman Robb Flynn was forced to cancel due to having […]

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Machine Head’s Robb Flynn speaks on Southampton show incident

Posted by on May 14, 2018

Since the late ’70s, the mosh pit has continued to evolve to an area of sometimes unnecessary chaos that makes it difficult for your average concert-goer to enjoy the show. While self-expression at a metal show is one thing, what these kungfu-like moshers are doing could leave someone seriously injured or dead. Karate kicks, swings, […]

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