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UFO Announce Short Fall 2013 North American Tour
Metal fans will be spotting a UFO soon -- not in the sky but on venue stages, as the British hard rockers will return to North America this fall for a short but undoubtedly high impact tour. The band, which has been rocking consistently since 1969, has booked dates for October, from the 10th through…
Former Skeletonwitch Bassist Carries on With Gypsyhawk
It's been a long few years for former Skeletonwitch bassist Eric Harris working to assemble his post-'Witch plans after relocating to Los Angeles unexpectedly late in the summer of 2008. Sure, a few plans didn't pan out, but Harris has stepped up to the mic -- with bass in hand -- and…
UFO Light Up Dayton During Out of This World Set
"What the f--- is moshing?" vocalist Phil Mogg asked during a recent UFO concert in Dayton, Ohio. The band, 40 years young, played McGuffys, a little hole-in-the-wall rock bar typical of the Midwest.
The question of 'no moshing' perplexed Phil thanks to a stern sign on th…
Your iPod is Showing: Testament Guitarist Alex Skolnick
It's a good thing metal bands don't ask to see musicians' iPods before auditions. If they did, Testament might never have invited guitar whiz Alex Skolnick to be a part of their legacy. Obviously, iPods weren't around when Skolnick tried out in the mid '80s, but you get the …
Metallica Photos From the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Metallica was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this past weekend, and we've got the photos to prove it.
We loved that former bassist Jason Newsted was on stage with his replacement, Rob Trujillo. When asked about the experience, he told Metal Hammer, "That was the pinnacle …