Tag Archives: Robb Flynn

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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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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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 postpones two more shows

Posted by on February 20, 2018

Following Robb Flynn’s severe lung infection, more Machine Head shows have been postponed. Initially, the band was scheduled to resume tonight (20th) in Des Moines, IA, despite cancelling tomorrow’s gig in Madison, WI in order for Flynn to have enough rest between shows. However, in addition to the already-postponed Cleveland and Detroit dates, tonight’s show […]

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Machine Head cancel tonight’s show due to Robb Flynn lung infection

Posted by on February 16, 2018

By all accounts, Machine Head’s tour behind Catharsis is going really well. Last Friday’s show sold out New York’s Playstation Theater, and the evening with format is going over great. However, maybe that’s a little too much singing for Robb Flynn. Last night’s show in Pittsburgh ended after only six songs, as Flynn said that he […]

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Machine Head’s Robb Flynn rants about album sales, ‘Catharsis ,’ and more

Posted by on February 8, 2018

Machine Head frontman Robb Flynn has returned to social media with another rant. from his “The General Journals: Diary of a Frontman…and other ramblings.” The band’s latest album, Catharsis, is the band’s most polarizing album since Supercharger, and as a result, it stopped their upward trend in sales that they’ve had since The Blackening. However, as we’d discussed, […]

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Review: Machine Head’s ‘Catharsis’ is what you might have expected

Posted by on January 26, 2018

It shouldn’t surprise anyone that I’m not a fan of Robb Flynn’s politics but there are few artists who share the same politics that I do and if I based whether or not I liked a record because of politics I’d be listening to nearly nothing in any genre. Moreover, it’s not necessarily fair to […]

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Machine Head reveal new track and video for “Kaleidoscope”

Posted by on January 19, 2018

Machine Head have amped up their promotion game and released yet another music video before Catharsis hits stores on January 26th. The latest track, “Kaleidoscope” is on the same page as “Bastards” and “Beyond the Pale” lyrically and musically. The band hired director Mike Sloat to take the reins for this interesting video. Watch and enjoy: Frontman, […]

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