Tag Archives: The Misfits

Volbeat joined onstage by Jerry Only for Misfits cover

Posted by on May 7, 2014

Volbeat sound a lot like The Misfits channeled through Social Distortion, so it shouldn’t be that much a surprise that the Danish band has a healthy amount of respect for the former act. In fact, they brought Misfits bassist/vocalist Jerry Only onstage for a cover of “Angelfuck” last night (6) at Poughkeepsie NY’s Mid-Hudson Civic […]

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Rob Zombie, Danzig and Doyle join forces for onstage Misfits cover

Posted by on August 12, 2013

An explosion of heavy metal horror erupted in Canada over the weekend when Rob Zombie assisted Danzig and Doyle in a cover of The Misfits’ “Vampira” live in Montreal. The boys belted out The Misfits song during an impromptu stage meeting at the Heavy MTL festival Sunday. Luckily, a fan documented the  performance on video, […]

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Danzig To Perform Misfits Set With Doyle At 5th Annual Revolver Golden Gods

Posted by on April 18, 2013

Metallica, Five Finger Death Punch, Anthrax, Stone Sour, The Dillinger Escape Plan and Halestorm have already been confirmed to perform at the fifth annual Revolver Golden Gods. Now there’s one more major addition to the award show’s lineup: Danzig with Doyle. Danzig will be performing a special Misfits with guitarist Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein at […]

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Video: Dave Grohl Gives Keynote Speech At SXSW

Posted by on March 15, 2013

Yesterday morning, Dave Grohl gave the keynote speech at SXSW. Although the Foo Fighters frontman went about this in a humorous, entertaining way, he went on to called the moment, “without a doubt, my musical life’s greatest honor.” One of the main statements he conveyed in his speech was that “The musician comes first.” He […]

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Video: Kirk Hammett Performs “Trapped Under Ice” And More With Death Angel

Posted by on November 5, 2012

Fun trivia fact: Death Angel’s 1986 demo Kill As One was produced by Kirk Hammett himself. That’s why it’s rather special to see Death Angel perform “Trapped Under Ice” with the Metallica guitarist himself 26 years later. The Bay Area thrashers were performing at the launch party for Hammett’s Too Much Horror Business – The […]

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Dave Mustaine, Ozzy Osbourne, Rob Halford, Glenn Danzig And More Join Metallica Onstage For Last Two 30th Anniversary Shows

Posted by on December 12, 2011

This past weekend, Metallica performed the last two nights of their intimate 30th Anniversary shows at the Filmore in San Francisco. And like the first and second nights, the last two shows were jam packed with lots of surprise guests. So many, in fact, that we’re going to have to break down a few of […]

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Metal By Numbers 10/12: Album Sales Take A Fall

Posted by on October 12, 2011

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. With five metal/hard rock releases hitting the charts (four of which make it into the top 200), the highest ranking debut of the week comes from Blessthefall. Just one spot away from the top […]

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New & Noteworthy, October 4th – Static Age

Posted by on October 4, 2011

In this age of musical uncertainty, artists need to branch out to succeed. Expansion needs to occur in as many ways as an artist is capable of doing – sometimes not just in styles, but even in diversity of projects, working on multiple endeavors at once if necessary. It’s a time of constant change, and […]

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Glenn Danzig And Henry Rollins Included In Shepard Fairey’s “Mount Rush-core”

Posted by on October 3, 2011

Bram and I have received a lot of crap from our New York City friends over our home state of New Jersey. Well we’d now like to challenge all the Jerz haters to name us another state that has a public piece of art immortalizing the forefathers of punk rock (including Glenn Danzig and Henry […]

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Big 4 Cover The Misfits, Scott Ian Returns For Italy Show

Posted by on July 7, 2011

As proven from the jams in Germany and Sweden, The Big 4 are continuing to change things up by performing different songs with each other. During the Big 4’s date at the Arena Fiera Rho in Milan, Italy last night (July 6), members of Megadeth, Anthrax and Slayer joined Metallica onstage during their encore. This […]

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