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by Christophe Pauly - Senior Photojournalist – Hardrock Haven’s Christophe Pauly talks with Marty Friedman and Gus G. at their gig in the Muziek-O-Droom in Hasselt, Belgium on May 17th. Both Marty Friedman and Gus G. open up about many different topics from Megadeth, Jason Beacker to [...]
by Christophe Pauly - Senior Photojournalist – May 17th, 2014 at Muziek-O-Droom in Hasselt, Belgium – Marty Friedman began his career as a Shrapnel solo recording artist and later recruited a then 17 year old Jason Becker to form the yet unrivaled dual guitar unit, “Cacophony”, who [...]
MARTY FRIEDMAN TO IGNITE ‘INFERNO’ IN 2014 Legendary guitarist’s new studio album set for spring release Perhaps the most revered lead guitarist in thrash metal history, MARTY FRIEDMAN — whose groundbreaking work with Megadeth, Cacophony and as a solo artist has influenced [...]
by John Kindred - Publisher – Has it really been 20 years? By now, we all know the story of Dave Mustaine’s exile from Metallica. After four albums, Mustaine had established Megadeth among his peers as a premier speed-thrash-metal band, featuring high-caliber musicians, backed by [...]
by Alissa Ordabai - Senior Columnist – October 12, 2012 at The Underworld Club, London, United Kingdom For many the choice this evening was between going to see Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, and John Paul Jones at the London premiere of Led Zeppelin’s new film “Celebration Day” or seeing [...]
by Alissa Ordabai Staff Writer – When the press release proclaims “the metal world will never be the same” with the release of your new record, the pressure is on to provide evidence. Which Jeff Loomis tries to do on his sophomore solo release with iron-jawed resolve. From the rapid-fire [...]