Pantera Play First U.K. Show in Over 20 Years – See 2000 + 2024 Setlists

The Pantera tribute celebration has finally hit the U.K., with the band playing their first show in England in over 20 years. The group, which features Zakk Wylde and Charlie Benante, sitting in for late Pantera members Dimebag Darrell and Vinnie Paul, have been making the rounds in recent years revisiting the legendary metal band’s …

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Zakk Wylde Tells His Funniest Ozzy Osbourne Stories

We gathered clips of Zakk Wylde telling us his funniest Ozzy Osbourne stories for a new video compilation on our YouTube channel. Wylde first joined Osbourne’s group in 1987 after the Prince of Darkness split with Jake E. Lee. Though his first tenure with Osbourne only lasted until 1992, Wylde helped write some of the singer’s …

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Watch Trey Anastasio Honor Steely Dan With Covers Medley

Phish’s Trey Anastasio paid tribute to Steely Dan on Thursday at the band’s Songwriters Hall of Fame induction, taking the lead on a medley of two of their beloved hits. You can watch the performance below. Anastasio handled guitar and vocal duties on a funky rendition of “Kid Charlemagne,” which was cut short after the solo and segued into …

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The New Band James Hetfield Is Excited About – ‘That Voice Is Awesome’

On the newest episode of The Metallica Report podcast, James Hetfield answered fan questions and named one new band he’s heard that has him really excited — Category 7. It’s a new band with a lot of familiar faces, including one member who was once asked to join Metallica decades ago. And even though Category …

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Foo Fighters Play Unreleased, Unfinished Song Live For First Time

At their U.K. tour kickoff, Foo Fighters surprised fans with the live debut of a long-lost song called “Unconditional.” The 24-song set (seen at the bottom of the page) found the rock legends observing a great deal of their catalog, playing at least one song off every album except for 2014’s Sonic Highways. Beyond the world …

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Watch Complete R.E.M. Lineup Reunite for First Time Since 2007

The complete lineup of R.E.M. delivered their first public performance since 2007 to mark their induction into the Songwriters Hall of Fame Thursday night. The quartet delivered just one song – their signature track “Losing My Religion” – at the Marriott Marquee Hotel, New York, NY, which can be seen below. While singer Michael Stipe, guitarist …

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System of a Down’s Shavo Launches HEAVY New Band – Who Else Is In It?

System of a Down’s Shavo Odadjian is staying busy despite his band’s somewhat sporadic and sparse touring schedule. Blabbermouth is reporting the SOAD bassist is part of a new project called Seven Hours After Violet that comprised of heavy hitters from various metal acts. In addition to Odadjian, Seven Hours After Violet also includes Left …

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Slipknot’s Mystery Member Speaks for First Time in New Mask Interview – Watch

Slipknot’s mystery member spoke for the first time in a new masked interview, alongside bandmates Shawn “Clown” Crahan and new drummer Eloy Casagrande. While Slipknot confirmed Casagrande’s identity on social media in April, just after their very first live performances with him, they’ve yet to share the name of the mystery member, who replaced Craig …

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The Black Dahlia Murder Return! Fans Emotional Over New Song, ‘Servitude’ Album Announced

The Black Dahlia Murder have announced their new album, Servitude, and have dealt out “Aftermath,” the post-apocalyptic single that is the band’s first since the 2022 passing of vocalist Trevor Strnad. Fans have had a taste of what Brian Eschbach, the band’s founding guitarist who has now taken up lead vocal duties, sounds like already. He …

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When Did Dave Mustaine + Metallica Stop Feuding?

When did Dave Mustaine and Metallica stop feuding? In the second installment of our Behind the Feud series, we look back on how the rivalry started, what happened and when it ended. Most metalheads know that Mustaine was originally the guitarist for Metallica, but was fired in early 1983 due to his destructive behaviors caused by his drinking. …

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