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Flashback Video: Pantera Cover Metallica Live in 1994 with Jason Newsted on Bass, Phil Anselmo on Guitar, and Dimebag on Vocals

Flashback Video: Pantera Cover Metallica Live in 1994 with Jason Newsted on Bass, Phil Anselmo on Guitar, and Dimebag on Vocals

Pantera were never ones to shy away from a good jam. And one of their best took place in San Jose, California, in 1994 when the band welcomed then-Metallica bassist Jason Newsted to join them in ripping renditions of his band’s “Seek and Destroy” and “Whiplash.” Even cooler, Phil Anselmo and Dimebag Darrell swapped places, […]

Video: Megadeth and Jason Newsted Perform Metallica’s “Phantom Lord”

Video: Megadeth and Jason Newsted Perform Metallica’s “Phantom Lord”

Two former members of Metallica were part of this year’s Gigantour 2013 — Megadeth‘s Dave Mustaine and Newsted’s Jason Newsted. As a result, fans of both musicians were hoping the guys would — at some point — take the stage together to run through one or two tunes from the old days. It finally happened […]

Photos: Newsted Rocks Gigantour 2013

Photos: Newsted Rocks Gigantour 2013

Ace photographer Rob Fenn was on hand for this year’s Gigantour to capture Newsted — singer/bassist Jason Newsted’s new band featuring Staind guitarist Mike Mushok, drummer Jesus Mendez Jr. and guitarist Jessie Farnsworth — playing songs from their debut album, Heavy Metal Music. Check out Fenn’s photos in the gallery below! The massive Gigantour 2013 also […]

Video: Megadeth and Jason Newsted Play Metallica’s “Phantom Lord”

Video: Megadeth and Jason Newsted Play Metallica’s “Phantom Lord”

At the August 11 stop of Gigantour in Toronto, Megadeth teamed up with ex-Metallica bassist/current Newsted frontman Jason Newsted for a performance of “Phantom Lord, ” a song by both of his and Megadeth main man Dave Mustaine’s former band. Check out fan-filmed video below and let us know what you think in the comments.

Exclusive Video: Newsted In the Studio, Webisode 5 — “Soldierhead”

Exclusive Video: Newsted In the Studio, Webisode 5 — “Soldierhead”

Today, RevolverMag.com presents another exclusive “in the studio” video by Newsted. This time around, Jason Newsted discusses “Soldierhead,” a track off their new album, Heavy Metal Music, which comes out today, August 6! The video also includes a taste of the song and shows the band hard at work at the Chophouse. You can order […]

Exclusive Video: Newsted In the Studio, Webisode 6 — ”…As The Crow Flies”

Exclusive Video: Newsted In the Studio, Webisode 6 — ”…As The Crow Flies”

Today, RevolverMag.com presents an exclusive “in the studio” video by Newsted.

Exclusive: Newsted Premiere New Song and Lyric Video, “Above All”

Exclusive: Newsted Premiere New Song and Lyric Video, “Above All”

Their debut full-length, Heavy Metal Music, hits stores August 6!

Video: Voivod Joined by Phil Anselmo for Pink Floyd’s “Astronomy Domine,” and by Jason Newsted for “Voivod”

Video: Voivod Joined by Phil Anselmo for Pink Floyd’s “Astronomy Domine,” and by Jason Newsted for “Voivod”

At their June 23 Hellfest show in Clisson, France, Canada’s Voivod were joined by a pair of special guests. In the 12-minute video below, you’ll see former Pantera frontman Philip Anselmo join the band for a cover of Pink Floyd’s “Astronomy Domine,” one of the many highlights of Floyd’s early Syd Barrett era. Then, at […]

Newsted Premiere New Song, “Heroic Dose”

Newsted Premiere New Song, “Heroic Dose”

Newsted–the new band featuring former Metallica bassist Jason Newsted and Staind guitarist Mike Mushok–are set to release their full-length debut, titled Heavy Metal Music, on August 6. In anticipation, the group has debuted a new song, “Heroic Dose.” Check it out below and let us know what you think in the comments.

Season 12 of VH1 Classic’s That Metal Show Premieres June 1 with Jason Newsted

Season 12 of VH1 Classic’s That Metal Show Premieres June 1 with Jason Newsted

VH1 Classic’s centerpiece in original programming, That Metal Show is returning for its 12th season. The hard rock and heavy metal talk show hosted by Eddie Trunk, Don Jamieson and Jim Florentine kicks off the latest season 11 p.m. ET/PT June 1. That Metal Show is back with fan-favorite segments like “Stump The Trunk” and […]