PHOTOS BY: Peetoff
Courtesy of : United Rock Nations
Available: November 14th, 2015
Label: Self released
Did you know Canada has more bands than just RUSH and Triumph? It’s true they do! Actually if you are reading this review or are familiar with metal at all you probably already know that. What you may not know is that while Canada seems to be in the midst of a new wave of metal renaissance so to speak some of the nation’s older rockers have decided to join the ranks as grizzled veterans who had once retired but now have a good chance of being heard in the ever expanding digital world. Continue reading Music Review: Shock CD: Forewarned
In the new footage below from Fuse, MEGADETH talk about their epic Gigantour with guests like ex-METALLICA bassist Jason Newsted, and Vinnie Paul from PANTERA, and sharing the stage with the kids orchestra, Landfillharmonic.
Dave Mustaine and co. will resume touring on September 3rd in Raleigh, NC. Their complete live itinerary is available at this location.
BraveWords and LoudGuitars caught up with Mustaine at the final stop of Gigantour on August 11th in Toronto at the Molson Canadian Amphitheatre. In the video below, Mustaine offers up a guided tour of his jam room gear on Gigantour.
Music Review: Shock
CD: Once Denied
Promo video – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1msfjgAylfg
Video for Slashing to Live – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yrXXMfR9Q8s
Band website – www.shockmetal.ca
Well it seems now that metal is a more accepted genre now in this day and age we are starting to see bands that may have popped on the scene in the 80’s for a moment, then disappear for whatever reason, only to now reappear and give us some new tunes or material they never had a chance to release. I always think occurrences like these are interesting and lets us look back and see bands that may have had promise but due to certain events never got that ‘break’. This brings us to the Canadian band Shock who formed in the mid-80’s and toured with the likes of Megadeth, Metal Church and Motorhead but was never able to get that big chance they needed. So what did our ears miss in the 80’s that we get to hear now? Great lost Metal classics? Or should we go stick our fingers in an electrical outlet for a shock instead? Read on! Continue reading Music Review: Shock CD: Once Denied
BLACK LABEL SOCIETY are the latest act confirmed for Gigantour 2013 which has just revealed the dates for this year’s tour. Check them out below.
Confirmed bands for Gigantour 2013 aside from headliners MEGADETH include: BLACK LABEL SOCIETY, DEATH DIVISION, DEVICE, HELLYEAH and NEWSTED.