Tag Archives: Dave Lombardo

New & Noteworthy: Releases of Being – (5/5/2023 – 9/15/2023)

Posted by on September 16, 2023

    New & Noteworthy has returned! Metal Insider’s weekly column highlighting some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. For this week’s list, we’re not only bringing you the week’s must-know releases, we’re taking you back to the albums that hit shelves since May that are worth a spin. These […]

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Empire State Bastard drop “Moi?” visualizer

Posted by on August 23, 2023

  The official visualizer for “Moi?” by the extreme metal act Empire State Bastard, co-founded by Simon Neil and Mike Vennart of Biffy Clyro, is now available. The track is taken from their upcoming debut record, Rivers of Heresy, out September 1st via Roadrunner. The group comprises legendary drummer Dave Lombardo (Slayer, Testament, Mr. Bungle) […]

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Metal By Numbers: War Against Charts – 6/8/2023

Posted by on June 8, 2023

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. We’re back! The best way to return is with Metal By Numbers! Here are the notable debuts and sales from April 21st through May 26th.    May 26, 2023 Releases:   Notable Debuts: […]

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Dave Lombardo unveils ‘Inner Sanctum’ video ahead of May 5 release of ‘Rites of Percussion’

Posted by on April 12, 2023

  Dave Lombardo has released the final single from his upcoming album, Rites of Percussion, which is set to arrive on May 5 via Ipecac Recordings. The new single, “Inner Sanctum,” is accompanied by a Displaced/Replaced created video.    Watch the clip below and pre-order the album here:

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Dave Lombardo shares “Journey of the Host” video; debut solo album arriving in May

Posted by on March 8, 2023

  Legendary drummer Dave Lombardo has announced that his debut solo album, Rites of Percussion, will arrive on May 5th via Ipecac Recordings. The 13-track album is a testament to Lombardo’s unparalleled skill and experience showcasing his talent for producing powerful percussion-driven music. The album’s lead single, “Journey of the Host,” was released today, a preview […]

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Venamoris (Dave & Paula Lombardo) to release debut album in February

Posted by on January 9, 2023

  Dave Lombardo (ex-Slayer, Dead Cross, Suicidal Tendencies, Testament, etc.) has teamed up with his wife Paula to form the new project Venamoris. The duo has revealed the project’s debut album, Drown In Emotion, will be released on February 10th. Dave recorded and produced the LP at Ritmo Studio, and John Golden mastered it at […]

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Testament announce new drummer

Posted by on March 1, 2022

    Testament have announced the return of Dave Lombardo behind the kit. Lombardo worked with the group on 1999’s The Gathering, and these thrash legends have now officially welcomed him back.    Chuck Billy expresses his excitement: “ I’ll state the obvious, We are more than overwhelmed to welcome back Dave Lombardo to play […]

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Dave Lombardo talks scoring metal doc. ‘Los Ultimos Frikis,’ and how the film inspires you to appreciate life a little more

Posted by on October 1, 2021

    Legendary Dave Lombardo, known for his works in Slayer, Suicidal Tendencies, Mr. Bungle, and many more, has participated in a new adventure, making an incredible score for the impactful documentary, Los Últimos Frikis. Directed by Nicholas Brennan, the doc was filmed over the course of ten years following the Cuban metal band Zeus, […]

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Metal documentary, scored by ex Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo, ‘Los Últimos Frikis’ to receive North American release

Posted by on August 31, 2021

    “Los Últimos Frikis”, is a documentary focused on the iconic Cuban heavy metal band Zeus. The doc was scored by Slayer co founder, and legendary drummer, Dave Lombardo. Lombardo is a Cuban American and is also a producer on the project. Created over a ten year span, “Los Últimos Frikis” will launch on […]

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Mr. Bungle Goes Livestream and Metal Insider was There (Kinda)

Posted by on November 2, 2020

      You all know by now that Mr. Bungle’s newest record is out and is incredible. With touring out of the question right now, the band decided to do a livestream for its adoring, tea-drinking fans.     The band started with some interesting behind the scenes/backstage footage as the lead in to […]

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