Tag Archives: Robb Flynn

Machine Head’s Robb Flynn: “The world got to watch me get divorced on the world wide web”

Posted by on November 12, 2019

Metal Hammer had the pleasure of talking to Machine Head frontman, Robb Flynn and discussed the departure of guitarist Phil Demmel and drummer Dave McClain. During the chat, Flynn talked about making the breakup public because he couldn’t hide it from the fans. “The world got to watch me get divorced on the world wide […]

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Machine Head fan throws beer on soundboard; causes delay and ruins show

Posted by on November 4, 2019

  Machine Head recently played London’s O2 Brixton Academy but unfortunately a fan threw a 32 oz beer on the soundboard causing it to malfunction. The show was postponed for 20 minutes as the band’s sound guy, Steve Lagudi, miraculously rerouted everything to the monitor board. Frontman Robb Flynn posted on Instagram his apologies about […]

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Robb Flynn extends olive branch to Dope; offers Edsel to sing “Do or Die” on stage

Posted by on October 16, 2019

It’s basically been Machine Head week, as we continue to write about frontman Robb Flynn and what happens next on the Dope and Machine Head feud. Previously, Flynn called out “internet trolls” and threw some shade towards Dope on social media, in return, vocalist Edsel Dope respectfully wrote back comparing each band’s Spotify analytics, with […]

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Dope frontman claps back at Machine Head’s Robb Flynn

Posted by on October 15, 2019

It seems the Machine Head drama continues! The other day frontman, Robb Flynn took to social media to rant about “internet trolls,” “haters,” and the band Dope. Then earlier today, Flynn posted a picture of him with a fan wearing a Dope band tee and commented: This was funny… today’s meet & greet. I asked […]

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Machine Head announces more European dates, Robb Flynn defends re-recording “Burn My Eyes”

Posted by on September 16, 2019

Machine Head has announced the second European leg of their 25th Anniversary tour for Burn My Eyes. Just like the first run, the shows will be an “Evening with..” format lasting for about 3 hours. The first part of the show will feature classic Machine Head hits, like “Halo,” “Imperium,” etc, as the second part will feature Burn […]

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Machine Head stream “Burn My Eyes” Roundtables

Posted by on March 27, 2019

Machine Head recently announced the 25th Anniversary tour for their debut record Burn My Eyes and have now released a roundtable discussion about the origin of the album. The roundtable was hosted by Metal Hammer‘s Dom Lawson and featured each member participating in the reunion. For the past couple of years, Machine Head’s tours have been “An evening with..” […]

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Machine Head wrapping up auditions for new members

Posted by on March 23, 2019

  Last month, Machine Head revealed that they were already in the studio working on their follow up to Catharsis. Today during an Instragram live stream, frontman Robb Flynn revealed that the band is wrapping up auditions to replace former members drummer Dave McClain and guitarist Phil Demmel. The auditions are taking place at Sharkbite Studios […]

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Machine Head appears to be in the studio

Posted by on February 20, 2019

  Even though Machine Head might be without a drummer and guitarist, the band is in the studio and laying down “some new heaviness.” Frontman Robb Flynn revealed this information through a short clip on Instagram. The video shows Flynn and bassist Jared MacEachern. As of now, no one has been chosen to replace former members […]

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Ex-Machine Head’s Phil Demmel does not like “Catharsis” and delves into the bands break-up

Posted by on February 11, 2019

  Ex-Machine Machine guitarist, Phil Demmel, was recently on the Talk Toomey Podcast and shed some light on the bands break-up. During the chat the California native shared that he was not a fan of the band’s last release, Catharsis and it became more of “a Robb Flynn solo project”. Throughout the episode, Demmel expresses that […]

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Vio-lence to reunite for one off reunion show

Posted by on January 9, 2019

Phil Demmel has had an eventful couple of months. Right after his final show with Machine Head, he had to learn 19 Slayer songs in two days to fill in for Gary Holt on their Farewell European trek. And now, for one night only, Demmel will be reuniting with Bay Area’s own Vio-lence. The show […]

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