Scorpions, Steel Panther, Sons Of Apollo, Etc. Members Join Winger For All-Star Version Of “Better Days Comin'”

Winger have shared a video for a new all-star version of “Better Days Comin’.” The clip, which can be seen below, features the following guests in order of appearance: Chip Z’Nuff (Enuff Z’Nuff), Mark Farner (Grand Funk Railroad), Jeff Scott Soto (Sons Of Apollo), Tony Harnell (TNT), George Gakis, Mark Hudson, Miljenko Matijevic (Steelheart), Alice Cooper, Klaus Meine (Scorpions), Robert Mason (Warrant), Richie Kotzen (The Winery Dogs), Terry Ilous (XYZ), Don Crash (H.E.A.T.), Alan Parsons (Alan Parsons Project), Danny Vaughn (Tyketto), Michael Starr (Steel Panther), Fiona Flanagan, Steve Postell (The Immediate Family), Eddie Trunk, Cenk Eroglu, Steve Whiteman (Kix), Howie Simon (Nelson, etc.), PJ Griffith (“Rock Of Ages”), and Kenny Leckremo (H.E.A.T.).

Red Hot Chili Peppers, Guns N’ Roses, Pearl Jam, Etc. Members To Perform At “Will Ferrell’s Best Night Of Your Life” Benefit

Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Chad Smith has recruited a number of artists to participate in an all-star jam at “Will Ferrell’s Best Night Of Your Life” benefit. The group, who will perform under the moniker “Chad Smith’s Super Mega Funktastic Jam Rock All Stars,” will feature Smith, along with Chris Martin (Coldplay), Mike McCready (Pearl Jam), Josh Klinghoffer (Red Hot Chili Peppers), Duff McKagan (Guns N’ Roses), Stefan Lessard (Dave Matthews Band), and Brad Paisley. “Will Ferrell’s Best Night of Your Life” will take place on October 6 at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles, CA and it will be hosted by Ferrell himself. The event will feature music as well as the following comedians: Jerry Seinfeld, Samantha Bee, James Corden, Jimmy Kimmel, Conan O’Brien, Jim Jefferies, Michelle Wolf, Zooey Deschanel, Kumail Nanjiani, Jerrod Carmichael, and Brody Stevens.

[via BraveWords]

Watch Members Of Kreator, Sepultura, Destruction, Sabaton, Cannibal Corpse, Etc. Take Part In 70000 Tons Of Metal All-Star Jam

During the 2018 70000 Tons Of Metal cruise, members of Kreator, Sepultura, Destruction, Sabaton, Cannibal Corpse, Metal Church, etc. took part in in a special all-star jam hosted by Annihilator’s Jeff Waters. You can see footage of the performance, which was called “Jamming With Waters In International Waters,” below:

Setlist:

01. Metal Health / Bang Your Head (QUIET RIOT) 02:42

Vocals: Chris Bay (FREEDOM CALL)
Drums: Specki T.D. (IN EXTREMO)
Guitar: Ryoji Shinomoto (GYZE)
Guitar: Joona Björkroth (BATTLE BEAST)
Bass: Schmier (DESTRUCTION)

02. Rock You Like A Hurricane (SCORPIONS) 10:47

Vocals: Adrienne Cowan (SEVEN SPIRES)
Drums: Specki T.D. (IN EXTREMO)
Guitar: Alex Beyrodt (PRIMAL FEAR)
Guitar: Tommy Johansson (SABATON)
Bass: Jari Kainulainen (MASTERPLAN)

03. Killing Machine (JUDAS PRIEST) 19:05

Vocals: Mike Howe (METAL CHURCH)
Drums: Francesco Jovino (PRIMAL FEAR)
Guitar: Andreas Kisser (SEPULTURA)
Guitar: Daniel Mongrain (VOIVOD)
Bass: Johan Jönsegård (OCTOBER TIDE)

04. The Number Of The Beast (IRON MAIDEN) 24:42

Vocals: Päivi “Capri” Virkkunen (AMBERIAN DAWN)
Drums: Francesco Jovino (PRIMAL FEAR)
Guitar: Roland Grapow (MASTERPLAN)
Guitar: Johan Reinholdz (DARK TRANQUILLITY)
Bass: Pasi Kauppinen (SONATA ARTICA)

05. Neon Nights (BLACK SABBATH) 31:50

Vocals: Rick Altzi (MASTERPLAN)
Drums: Eloy Casagrande (SEPULTURA)
Guitar: Kurdt Vanderhoof (METAL CHURCH)
Guitar: Per Nilsson (SCAR SYMMETRY, MESHUGGAH)
Bass: Hugo Doyon-Karout (BEYOND CREATION)

06. Running Wild (JUDAS PRIEST) 38:40

Vocals: Ralph Scheepers (PRIMAL FEAR)
Vocals: Nick Seymour
Drums: Eloy Casagrande (SEPULTURA)
Guitar: Sami Yli-Sirniö (KREATOR)
Guitar: Rob Barrett (CANNIBAL CORPSE)
Bass: Linus Klausenitzer (OBSCURA)

07. Hells Bells (AC/DC) 47:00

Vocals: Noora Louhimo (BATTLE BEAST)
Drums: Cato Bekkevold (ENSLAVED)
Guitar: Jeff Waters (ANNIHILATOR)
Guitar: Elias Viljanen (SONATA ARTICA)
Bass: Mat Sinner (PRIMAL FEAR)

08. Pull The Plug (DEATH) 55:02

Vocals: Steffen Kummerer (OBSCURA)
Drums: Cato Bekkevold (ENSLAVED)
Guitar: Steffen Kummerer (OBSCURA)
Guitar: Ricardo Falcon (SINISTER)
Bass: Bud Burke (EXHUMED)

09. D.O.A. (VAN HALEN) 1:04:02

Vocals: Adrienne Cowan (SEVEN SPIRES)
Drums: Stet Howland (METAL CHURCH)
Guitar: Jeff Waters (ANNIHILATOR)
Bass: Eero Sipilä (XANDRIA)

10. Swords & Tequila (RIOT) 1:10:40

Vocals: Snake (VOIVOD)
Drums: Stet Howland (METAL CHURCH)
Guitar: Mike (DESTRUCTION)
Guitar: Tom Naumann (PRIMAL FEAR)
Bass: Jesper Anastasiadis (KORPIKLAANI)

11. Chemical Warfare (SLAYER) 1:15:20

Vocals: Matt Harvey (EXHUMED)
Drums: Vaaver (DESTRUCTION)
Guitar: Ivar Bjørnson (ENSLAVED
Guitar: Markus Vanhala (INSOMNIUM)
Bass: Dominique Laroche (VOIVOD)

12. Whiplash (METALLICA) 1:24:40

Vocals: Mille Petrozza (KREATOR)
Drums: Vaaver (DESTRUCTION)
Guitar: Andreas Kisser (SEPULTURA)
Guitar: Matt Harvey (EXHUMED)
Bass: Schmier (DESTRUCTION)

[via Blabbermouth]

Machine Head, Slayer, Death Angel, Etc. Members Cover Metallica, Motörhead, N.W.A., 2Pac, Etc. At Robb Flynn’s Birthday Bash

Members of Machine Head, Slayer, Death Angel, Rancid, Vio-lence, and Joe Cabral all took part in Robb Flynn’s Birthday Bash on July 23 at the Oakland Metro Operahouse in Oakland, CA. Check out some fan-filmed footage of the show below.





You can also check out some behind the scenes clips:

Machine Head, Slayer, Death Angel, Etc. Members To Perform At Robb Flynn Birthday Bash

Members of Machine Head, Slayer, Death Angel, Rancid, Vio-lence, and Joe Cabral will all take part in Robb Flynn Birthday Bash. The event will take place on July 23 at the Oakland Metro Operahouse in Oakland, CA.

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#Repost @machine_head ・・・ ROBB FLYNN BIRTHDAY BASH! . . . Numbskull Productions in association with Killers & Kings Clothing Co., Altamont Beer Works, and Big Jim’s BBQ are STOKED to present Robb Flynn’s Birthday Bash! . . . Guitarist/vocalist Robb Flynn of Machine Head (aka: The General) along with members of Machine Head, Slayer, Rancid, Death Angel, Forbidden, Vio-Lence, and the legendary F’n Joe Cabral will be performing at Robb's 40-somethingth birthday bash SATURDAY, JULY 23RD, 8pm at The Oakland Metro. The all-star jam will consist of old-school metal, glam, punk, and hip hop covers from the 70's, 80's and 90’s played very sloppily by drunken participants! . . . With almost 500 accounts Altamont Beer Works have been servicing the greater Northern California with some of the finest, high quality Craft Beers in the area. The Livermore based company earned their stripes in the craft beer market with cleverly named Cali-centric beers like “Hella Hoppy”, “Maui Waui”, "Ganja Juice”, Smoke N’ Dank” and "Mac Drizzle I.P.A.”. Altamont Beer Works will be doing a “Tap Takeover” at Robb's birthday bash and providing several of their freshly brewed beers to indulge in. . . . Big Jim’s BBQ was voted #1 BBQ cooking class in California with Chef Jim Modesitt teaching over 2,000 students a year. If you’ve ever been to a Raider game, Big Jim’s is a main-stay in the Oakland Raiders parking lot, known for their legendary BBQ parties and homemade moonshine, Big Jim has become so big, he recently catered for presidential nominee Hillary Clinton. Big Jim’s BBQ will be providing food throughout the event. . . . The event will be open to the public with tickets going on sale today at 11AM. . . . First 100 people through the door receive free Killers & Kings Clothing Co. beanies! . . . Tickets available for purchase here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1052501221500378/ Killers & Kings Clothing Co. https://killersandkings.com Altamont Beer Works http://altamontbeerworks.com Big Jim’s BBQ http://www.bigjimbbq.com Numbskull http://numbskullshows.com #robbflynn #machinehead #oaklandmetro #letsgethammered

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Riki Rachtman Books Sebastian Bach, L.A. Guns, Extreme Etc. For Cathouse Live Festival

Former Headbanger’s Ball host, Riki Rachtman has organized a festival in honor of the Cathouse night club, which was a big place for shows in the late ’80’s and early ’90’s. The Cathouse Festival will take place August 15, at the Irvine Meadows Amphitheater in Irvine, California, and will include the following artists:

Extreme, Tom Keifer, Sebastian Bach, Dokken, Faster Pussycat, Stephen Pearcy, Saigon Kick, Gilby Clarke, Dangerous Toys, L.A. Guns, Junkyard, Trixter, Autograph, Black ‘n’ Blue, Tracii Guns, Enuff Z’ Nuff, BulletBoys, Bang Tango, Jetboy, Pretty Boy Floyd, Tuff, Little Caesar, and an all-star jam.

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