Tag Archives: Matt Heafy

Trivium Matt Heafy saves a crowd surfer during mid-song

Posted by on April 16, 2018

Trivium frontman/guitarist Matt Heafy proved how much he cares about his fans during their show last night (15th) in Antwerp, Belgium. The singer placed his axe down during the middle of a song to help security grab a crowd surfer over the barricade. Heafy himself shared a video clip of his heroic stunt and you […]

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In Vain share new song “Soul Adventurer” featuring Trivium’s Matt Heafy

Posted by on January 17, 2018

In Vain are releasing a new album on January 26th titled, Currents via Indie Recordings. To promote the album, the band has released a colorful new video for “Soul Adventurer” that guest stars, Trivium’s frontman Matt Heafy and Leprous/Rendezvous Point drummer Baard Kolstad. On the band’s Facebook, the video director Troll Toftenes provided his thoughts on the creative […]

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Trivium’s Matt Heafy covers Radiohead’s “Exit Music (For a Film)”

Posted by on April 6, 2017

Next month, Radiohead’s third album, OK Computer turns 20. And while this writer thinks it’s one of the best albums of all time, you can go elsewhere to read thinkpieces about the album. However, Trivium’s Matt Heafy has uploaded a cover of him playing the album’s “Exit Music (For A Film)” acoustically. The song’s a  tough […]

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Trivium confirms 100% that Alex Bent is their touring drummer

Posted by on January 23, 2017

Last week, we confirmed the rumors on Alex Bent (Dragonlord, ex-Battlecross, etc.) as Trivium’s new touring drummer via our interview with Matt Heafy. After a few weeks of rumors, bassist Paolo Gregoletto confirmed on his twitter, revealing Bent is indeed playing with the band, hitting the road with them on their upcoming European tour next […]

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Interview: Trivium’s Matt Heafy calls last three drummers “session players,” talks black metal influence in band

Posted by on January 19, 2017

Matt Heafy is easily one of the most driven, focused, and wildly talented musicians to ever spread his serpentine seed upon the metal domain. Not only does the guy have chops, he’s an incredible songwriter as well – inflicting insane amounts of melody into his technically intricate, musician-humbling creations, underscoring a new breed of what […]

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Trivium’s Heafy lends a hand to Sigh

Posted by on March 20, 2015

Japanese metal  band Sigh have a new album, Graveward, coming out in May, and while you might not expect Trivium’s Matt Heafy to show up, he lends his voice to “Out of the Grave,” the first single to be released from the album. It’s, well, nuts. The song is orchestral, features a horn solo, some subtle […]

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Volbeat invite Trivium’s Matt Heafy and Corey Beaulieu to hang with ‘Evelyn’

Posted by on October 6, 2014

With last spring’s Trivium and Volbeat tour comes an official video of the bands collaborating on the song “Evelyn” during Volbeat’s set. The song features Trivium’s Matt Heafy taking over the unclean vocals, trading back and forth with frontman Michael Poulsen, and also Trivium’s Corey Beaulieu on guitar. The video was shot at the Sands […]

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Prong release video, single, remix, announce tour dates

Posted by on August 26, 2014

It’s been a while since Prong went on an extended North American tour, but they’ll be undertaking a month-long stint on the road, some of the dates with Overkill. To commemorate that, and to keep the word out about their most recent album Ruining Lives, the  band have released a video for “Remove, Separate Self.” In […]

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Interview: DragonForce’s Herman Li and Sam Totman talk ‘Maximum Overload,’ touring plans, Babymetal

Posted by on July 24, 2014

DragonForce is a power metal band based out of London, England. They will be releasing their sixth album, Maximum Overload this August 18th (EU) and 19th (US) via Metal Blade Records (US) and earMUSIC (EU). This is the second album to feature new vocalist Marc Hudson, and the first to feature a cover song. Although […]

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Matt Heafy sings with Dragonforce – again

Posted by on July 16, 2014

Dragonforce took the metal world by surprise when it was announced they’d signed with Metal Blade. The band’s debut for the label, Maximum Overload, will be out on August 19th. When it was announced that Matt Heafy was singing on a few tracks on the album, many wondered what it might sound like. It turns out, […]

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