Exodus “Well Into” New Album Sessions


The drums are nearly finished for the next Exodus record, which means the recording sessions are in full swing, fucknuts. Exodus have checked in from an unknown Northern Californian studio where they are recording their tenth full-length album with producer Andy Sneap. Says Gary Holt: “We are well into drum tracks; everything is going super […]

Metallica, Lamb Of God Tapped For Heavy Montréal


The lineup for the 2014 Heavy Montréal festival has been announced and Metallica will be headlining the fucker with Slayer and Lamb of God. The fest, set for August 9 and August 10, is presented by Molson Canadian. Also playing are Overkill, Anthrax, Exodus, Hatebreed, Body Count, Cynic, Symphony X, and Municipal Waste. But wait […]

Hammett Considering Cameo On Exodus LP

Kirk Hammett

Philip Seymour Hoffman is dead, people. One of the greatest actors of our time was found belly-up in his apartment today. The power of addiction should never be underestimated. That should make the following bit of news seem rather trite. During a recent appearance on a radio show, Gary Holt of Exodus and Metallica’s Kirk […]

Gunshy Assassin Presents: The Disastercast


This 21st installment’s a little late, but that’s only because we were waiting for an interview to happen that didn’t end up happening. It’s looking more like next week. Sometimes, it’s hard to coordinate shit with bands who’re essentially getting ready for bed when you’re eating a late lunch. But that’s neither here nor there. […]

Machine Head Plotting 10-Inch Release

Robb Flynn

Machine Head have been busy in the studio as of late working on a new album, and it looks like they’re going to release some of the fruits of their labors before the record surfaces. On Record Store Day which is April 19, Machine Head will issue a new 10-inch. It will feature the demo […]

Slayer, Exodus Tour Official


The worst kept rumor in recent memory’s been confirmed. Slayer, Suicidal Tendencies and Exodus will be touring together for a week, basically. The tour will see Slayer taking a break from writing and recording their next album. Says Kerry King: “Can’t wait for this week of shows to happen. LOVE Suicidal, and haven’t played with […]

Slayer, Exodus Dates Leak Out


Looks like that rumor about Slayer touring with Exodus was solid. More dates have slipped out for a trek that’ll see the two bands teaming up along with Suicidal Tendencies. Today, some dates were published by the dude at WolverineKills, who must work in the industry. And by that, I mean he must work in […]

Slayer, Exodus Tour Happening?


According to the kid over at ThePRP, Slayer will be touring soon with Exodus and Suicidal Tendencies. The tour will happen this spring, the site claims. It makes sense. All three bands are listed as playing Rock on the Range. I could see it happening. The question is, would Gary Holt be pulling double duty, […]

Mastodon, Killswitch Engage, Others Set For Rock On The Range

Killswitch Engage

I could actually see myself attending this. But I’m afraid of Ohio. This year’s Rock on the Range festival will take place May 16, May 17, and May 18, and boast Guns N’ Roses, Avenged Sevenfold, and Kid Rock headlining the three nights. The fest — at Columbus Crew Stadium in Columbus, Ohio — will […]

Machine Head, Slayer, Testament Members Plot Sabbath Tribute

Robb Flynn

It’s actually the brain child of Machine Head frontman Robb Flynn. He and other members of Machine Head are getting together with members of Metallica, Slayer, Testament, Exodus, Death Angel, Forbidden, Suicide Silence and Spiralarms for an all-star tribute band to Black Sabbath. Called “Robb Flynn & Friends,” the one-off show is planned for the […]