PHIL DEMMEL On Joining KERRY KING’s Band: “That Was Four And A Half Years Of Holding On To The Secret”


Former Machine Head and Vio-lence guitar virtuoso, Phil Demmel, unveiled a treasure trove of insights concerning his collaboration with Kerry King‘s eponymous solo endeavor during a recent Instagram Live session. In his narrative, Demmel recounted the genesis of their partnership, dating back to 2018, when he foresaw the conclusion of his tenure with Machine Head … Read more

‘Jon Bon Jovi Has Nothing To Prove’ Amid Vocal Trouble, Stryper’s Michael Sweet Explains


In a heartfelt display of camaraderie and support, Michael Sweet of Stryper shared his joy at the news of Jon Bon Jovi’s recovery following vocal cord surgery. Taking to his social media platform, Sweet posted a photo of Jon alongside a touching message, emphasizing the challenges both artists faced with vocal issues and expressing solidarity … Read more

Ozzy Osbourne On Being Nominee Of 2024 Hall Of Fame: ‘I Could Never Have Imagined’

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In a recent social media update on his official platform, Ozzy Osbourne expressed a mix of surprise and gratitude upon learning of his nomination for the prestigious 2024 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction. The renowned institution unveiled its list of nominees for the upcoming induction, featuring a diverse array of musical luminaries including … Read more

SHARON OSBOURNE Explains Why OZZY Turned Down KANYE WEST’s Sample Request


In a candid conversation with Billboard magazine, Sharon Osbourne peeled back the layers of the decision-making process behind denying Kanye West the green light to sample an Ozzy Osbourne classic during a high-profile listening event for the rapper’s latest album in the heart of Chicago. Gathered within the hallowed halls of the United Center, Ye, … Read more

OZZY OSBOURNE Blasts ‘Antisemite’ KANYE WEST For Using ‘War Pigs’ Sample Without Permission


In a bold declaration splashed across social media in glaring uppercase letters on the afternoon of February 9th, the iconic Ozzy Osbourne aimed at the controversial rapper Ye, formerly known as Kanye West, for his recent antics at an album listening event in Chicago. The bone of contention? Ye’s brazen incorporation of a snippet from … Read more

KIRK HAMMETT: ‘SLAYER’s KERRY KING Doesn’t Get Enough Credit As A Rhythm Guitar Player’

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In a recent conversation with Total Guitar, Kirk Hammett, the illustrious guitarist of METALLICA, delved into the depths of the band’s seminal 1991 self-titled album, affectionately known as The Black Album. Reflecting on his creative process for crafting riffs, mastering rhythmic intricacies, and the profound influences that shaped his musical journey, Hammett offered a glimpse … Read more

Dino Cazares Explains Why ‘Ride The Lightning’ Is Better Than ‘Master Of Puppets’

Fear Factory’s iconic guitarist, Dino Cazares, delved into the Metallica discourse during an intriguing interview on Wired In The Empire with Radioactive MikeZ, offering a unique perspective rooted in his musical journey. Reflecting on a pivotal moment etched in his memory, Cazares recounted an electrifying encounter with Metallica during their ‘Ride The Lightning’ era. Sharing … Read more

David Lee Roth’s Fake Apology To Wolfgang VH Goes Viral


David Lee Roth’s recent tumultuous interactions involving Sammy Hagar and Wolfgang Van Halen have taken yet another twist, this time veering into the realm of a purported apology. However, as the dust settles, it becomes evident that this apology is anything but genuine. In a recent video titled ‘Family Therapy..,’ Roth’s attempt at contrition morphs … Read more