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Alex Skolnick

Watch That Metal Show With Anthrax And Alex Skolnick!

That Metal Show kicked off their 14th season two weeks ago on Vh1 Classic with Geddy Lee and John Petrucci, and this past Saturday night they welcomed Anthrax legends Scott Ian, Charlie Benante and Frank Bello as guests, along with Testament‘s Alex Skolnick shredding in and out of commercial breaks. I was in attendance at the taping of this show,

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RANDY BLYTHE GOES IN DETAIL ON HIS UPCOMING BALLET!

Last month Lamb Of God front man, Randy Blythe, revealed to Radio.com that he was working on a piece of music for the Richmond Ballet, and now we know a lot more on the event! He took to his incredible Instagram account and added the photos below, along with the following captions about the upcoming ballet: “Part 1 of 2

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HOW NOT TO COMPLIMENT THE TALENTED FEMALE MUSICIAN

Uta Plotkin of Witch Mountain, being awesome. (Photo credit: Invisible Oranges.) As you might know, I’m an avid user of Turntable and a moderator of the Metal Gods room. This room, even though I didn’t create it, is my pride and joy. I love the mods and the regulars, and I love maintaining order. As can be expected, the room

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TUSKA DAY 2 – THE RECKONING

My mission for the second day of Tuska would have been to see as many supporting bands as possible, if I hadn’t gotten a message the day before about my precious baggage. I woke up “early” (as early as one can wake up after drinking all night with one’s Rastila friends) and headed straight there, but my trip was delayed

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TESTAMENT & OVERKILL, DARK ROOTS OF THRASH TOUR SHOW REVIEW!

The “Dark Roots of Thrash” tour came to New York City last night and destroyed the packed house at the Best Buy Theater! The lineup included 4AM, Flotsam & Jetsam, Overkill and Testament, so there was a huge buzz in the air before the show! As the lights went out and the bands hit the stage, the pits erupted and

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ALEX SKOLNICK AND REX BROWN TO TAKE PART IN MUSIC AND ARTS USA BENEFIT SHOW!

Music And Arts USA is an organization dedicated to cultivating life skills through music programs in our public schools free of charge. On December 20th at 78 Below in New York City, they will be holding a benefit concert, “Unbelievable Night Of Rock N Roll,” where all proceeds will go to the American Red Cross for Hurricane Sandy relief. Who

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ALEX SKOLNICK: “GEEK TO GUITAR HERO” IS COMING NEXT MONTH!

The legend that is Alex Skolnick has just announced that his new book, “Geek To Guitar Hero,” will be released in November! From his work with Testament, the Alex Skolnick Trio and other side projects, he has continued to master his craft and still brings us incredible music to our lucky ears! Now our eyes and mind are in for

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THE HOTTEST GUYS IN HEAVY METAL: PART 5

And lo, we end our countdown with Carol’s Freaky Friday picks. It’s been real, and obviously, feel free to post your picks on our Facebook

TUSKA DAY 2 – THE RECKONING

My mission for the second day of Tuska would have been to see as many supporting bands as possible, if I hadn’t gotten a message