Tag Archives: Chris Kael

Five Finger Death Punch bassist Chris Kael sober after admitting cocaine, alcohol abuse

Posted by on April 3, 2018

It’s been almost a year since Five Finger Death Punch’s Ivan Moody had an onstage meltdown which turned out to be a result from his struggle with addiction. Things seem to be looking up for the group since then, especially with their new album And Justice For None to be released on May 18th along […]

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Five Finger Death Punch’s Chris Kael humorously reacts to Moody’s departure rumors

Posted by on April 26, 2017

It seems like you never know what you’re going to get with Five Finger Death Punch. Will singer Ivan Moody finish the show? Maybe. What label is the band’s next album coming out on? Well, probably Prospect Park but that’s up to the court. Is Ivan Moody even staying in the band? Well, for a […]

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Metal tributes pour in for Robin Williams

Posted by on August 12, 2014

Yesterday the world was shocked to hear of Robin Williams’ sad passing, which is believed to be by suicide. Williams, who was 63, had a multifaceted career that spanned from stand-up to TV and film, where he won an Oscar for Good Will Hunting. While some celebrity deaths are, to a point, expected, Williams’ came as a […]

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And the winners of the 2014 Revolver Golden Gods Awards are…

Posted by on April 24, 2014

Tonight, the sixth annual Revolver Golden Gods Awards took place in L.A. While the show is still streaming live online, we now know every band and musician who is taking home a Golden God with them tonight. And let’s just say Slayer’s opening set and Nicolas Cage presenting Axl Rose the Ronnie James Dio Lifetime […]

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Headbangers’ Brawl 2/28: Our Predictions For The 2014 Revolver Golden Gods

Posted by on February 28, 2014

Headbangers’ Brawl is a weekly column where Metal Insider’s contributors take a moment to debate and analyze opposing sides of a topical issue occurring in the world of metal and/or the music industry. Yup, it’s that time of year again. The nominees for the 6th annual Revolver Golden Gods Awards were announced this week. Thus, the Metal Insider […]

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Guns N’ Roses to headline Golden Gods Awards; Nominees anounced

Posted by on February 26, 2014

The always-polarizing Revolver Golden Gods Awards Show presented by Epiphone has been announced for Wednesday, April 23 in Los Angeles, and they’ve got some pretty legitimate acts playing this time around. Guns N’ Roses will headline the sixth annual event, with Axl Rose (aka the band’s only original member) receiving the ‘Ronnie James Dio Lifetime Achievement’ Award. […]

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Five Finger Death Punch Reveal New Bassist

Posted by on June 22, 2011

Five Finger Death Punch have been dealing with a bit of drama surrounding the departure of bassist Matt Snell. But now the band has confirmed that they have found a new member in Chris Kael. The Kentucky born bassist had the following to say following the announcement: “Never give up on your dreams — I’m […]

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