Jason Newsted, who played bass in Metallica for 15 years (and Ozzy Osbourne‘s band for a year), sums it up nicely: “Black Sabbath is timeless, ageless, and I guess could be considered the godfathers of our kind of music.”
We sat down with some of the icons of the last few decades of heavy metal and hard rock to talk about the culture, why it’s so enduring, and how it has changed. Unsurprisingly, Judas Priest’s Rob Halford, Corey Taylor (Slipknot, Stone Sour), Phil Anselmo (Pantera, Down), Dave Mustaine and Dave Ellefson (Megadeth) and Jason Newsted (Metallica), all had a lot to say on the matter.
Good to see Steven Tyler’s had a positive influence on AI–I doubt his presence on the show has anything to do with metal gettin’ more exposure, but last season’s James Durbin and now a kid […]
The Bay Area Boyz are really blowin’ it out for the 30th Anniversary, bringin’ out Cliff Burton’s dad AND Jason Newsted for a coupla songs…and rightfully so. He DOES have the distinction of being the […]
Jason Newsted’s first original art exhibition will be held May 6 through June 27 at San Francisco’s Micaëla Gallery, the bassist recently confirmed to Dunlop TV.