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Audio: JASON NEWSTED Interviewed On 'The Five Count' Radio Show

Former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist and current NEWSTED frontman Jason Newsted was interviewed on "The Five Count" radio show in Mankato, Minnesota. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. "Metal", the debut EP from NEWSTED, sold around 6,200 copies in the United States in its first week ...

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WACKEN Metal Battle Comes To Canada

The world's most prestigious metal festival, Wacken Open Air, known for its elite lineup of the globe's best metal bands is bringing the largest metal contest on the planet to Canada. Wacken Metal Battle Canada will be recruiting one independent Canadian band to perform at this year's highly celebrated gathering of metal heads in Wacken, ...

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VOIVOD Frontman Suffering From Diverticulitis; Shows Postponed

Canadian metal innovators VOIVOD have released the following statement: "VOIVOD has had to postpone any shows for the immediate future as Snake [vocalist Denis Belanger] needs four-six weeks rest due to a procedure for diverticulitis, a common digestive disease. This affects the MS Benefit in Ottawa and the SXSW shows, this should not affect the ...

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JASON NEWSTED Interviewed On KNAC.COM's 'The Vault' (Audio)

Former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist and current NEWSTED frontman Jason Newsted was recently interviewed by DJ Will of "The Vault" radio show on KNAC.COM. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. "Metal", the debut EP from NEWSTED, sold around 6,200 copies in the United States in its ...

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VOIVOD: New Audio Interview With AWAY

Jorge Fretes of Spain's GoetiaMedia.com recently conducted an interview with drummer Michel "Away" Langevin of Canadian metal innovators VOIVOD. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. VOIVOD's new album, "Target Earth", sold around 1,500 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD was ...

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Target Earth - VOIVOD

Four years have passed since VOIVOD's last album, "Infini", and seven since the tragic demise of guitarist Denis "Piggy" D'Amour, but the Canadian progressive metal institution clearly has no plans of calling it a career. No strangers to adversity, of course, the band has endured numerous lineup changes over the years (though, admittedly, none as ...

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CHARIOTS OF THE GODS: 'Tides Of War' Video Released

"Tides Of War", the new video from Ottawa, Ontario, Canada-based melodic death thrashers CHARIOTS OF THE GODS, can be seen below. The song is the title track of the band's full-length album, which was released on January 29. Produced by award-winning producer/engineer/mixer Glen Robinson, who has worked with RAMONES, AC/DC, GWAR, ANNIHILATOR and VOIVOD, the ...

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VOIVOD: 'Target Earth' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Target Earth", the new album from Canadian metal innovators VOIVOD, sold around 1,500 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD was issued on January 22 via the band's own company, Iron Gang Factory, and Century Media. VOIVOD's previous album, "Infini", opened with around 840 units back in July 2009. ...

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JASON NEWSTED Interviewed On 'The Asylum' (Audio)

On January 24, "The Asylum" on BullspikeRadio.com conducted an interview with former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist and current NEWSTED frontman Jason Newsted. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. "Metal", the debut EP from NEWSTED, sold around 6,200 copies in the United States in its first week ...

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VOIVOD: Video Footage From 'Target Earth' Recording Sessions

Bande À Part, an indie music initiative in Quebec, Canada, has uploaded a seven-minute French-language video report on the recording sessions for "Target Earth", the new album from Canadian metal innovators VOIVOD, which took place in February 2012 at Pierre Rémillard's (OBLIVEON, CRYPTOPSY, KRISIUN, MISERY INDEX) Wild Studio in a small town called St-Zénon in ...

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Video: JASON NEWSTED Interviewed On 107.7 THE BONE

Former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist and current NEWSTED frontman Jason Newsted was recently interviewed by Nikki Blakk on the San Francisco, California radio station 107.7 The Bone. You can now watch the chat below. "Metal", the debut EP from NEWSTED, sold around 6,200 copies in the United States in its first week ...

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VOIVOD: New Audio Interview With MICHEL 'AWAY' LANGEVIN

Mike "Metal" Babins of Galaxie radio recently conducted an interview with drummer Michel "Away" Langevin of Canadian metal innovators VOIVOD. You can now listen to the chat using the SoundCloud player below. VOIVOD's new album, "Target Earth", was released this week via the band's own company, Iron Gang Factory, and Century Media. The CD was ...

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New DARKSIDE Album To Feature Guest Appearance By PESTILENCE Mainman

Austria's longest-running death metal band DARKSIDE will be at Shaark Studio in Czech Republic between February 15 and February 28 recording bass, guitar and vocals for their upcoming sixth full-length album, "Inferno". Since the lenghth of the effort exceeds the playing time of a regular CD, "Inferno" will be released as a double album. Comments ...

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SOOTHSAYER To Release 'Troops Of Hate' In February

Legendary Canadian thrashers SOOTHSAYER will release "Troops Of Hate", the first album since their 2007 comeback, on February 12 via Galy Records. The effort was recorded with all the original founding members — Stephan Whitton on vocals, Martin Cyr on guitar, Simon Genest on bass and Daniel Clavet on drums — and it contains 10 ...

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JASON NEWSTED: New Audio Interview Posted Online

On January 9, Aymer Nelson of Lemmys Beard Publishing conducted an interview with former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist, and current NEWSTED frontman Jason Newsted. You can now listen to the chat in two parts below. "Metal", the debut EP from NEWSTED, sold around 6,200 copies in the United States in its first ...

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NEWSTED: 'Metal' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Metal", the debut EP from NEWSTED, the new band led by former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist Jason Newsted, sold around 6,200 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 62 on The Billboard 200 chart. "Metal" was released on January 8 exclusively via iTunes. ...

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JASON NEWSTED Interviewed On 'Rover's Morning Glory' (Audio)

Former METALLICA, VOIVOD and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM bassist, and current NEWSTED frontman Jason Newsted was recently interviewed on the syndicated radio talk show "Rover's Morning Glory". You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. "Soldierhead", the first video from NEWSTED, can be seen below. Directed by Leon Melas, the clip was ...

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