Tag Archives: Eric Peterson

Dragonlord (Testament’s Eric Peterson) premiere “Northlanders” Music Video

Posted by on August 22, 2018

On September 21st, Dragonlord’s new album Dominion will be released via Spinefarm Records. The project is led by Testament guitarist Eric Peterson, and it will be the first record since 2005’s Black Wings of Destiny. Today (22nd), the group premiered a new music video for the song “Northlanders.” Watch the clip below:

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Testament’s Chuck Billy “wanted to strangle” Eric Peterson while recording latest album

Posted by on December 4, 2017

Sometimes band members can get a little testy with one another while writing a new album and in Chuck Billy’s case, you might get the urge to strangle your guitarist. The frontman spoke with Canal Metal about the tough writing process of their latest album, The Brotherhood of the Snake and spoke about some intense moments […]

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Now Testament is offering fans a piece of their action

Posted by on December 2, 2014

[youtube]http://youtu.be/IdqT05MW9XE[/youtube] Remember a few weeks ago when Queensryche offered fans a chance to buy a stake in the band? Testament is following suit,  but instead of owning part of the band, you’ll own part of one of their songs, and it’ll cost far less than $50,000. If you’re a fan of “Native Blood” from Dark Roots of […]

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Today in Metal: ‘The Gathering’ by Testament turns 15 years old

Posted by on June 28, 2014

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZdLX_JnR7io[/youtube] Metal Insider contributor Anthony Maisano is listening to a different metal album that was released on that day every day this year. 15 years ago today, Testament brought together one of the most impressive lineups of all time with the release of The Gathering. My first note about this album is…holy SHIT what a […]

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Craig Locicero’s Top 5: Bay Area Thrash Bands And Overall Influences

Posted by on October 1, 2013

Craig Locicero has gone from shredding in thrash legends Forbidden to riffing with stoner hard rockers SpiralArms. With that in mind, we asked the guitarist to share both his top five favorite Bay Area thrash bands, as well as his top five influences while playing in SpiralArms. Check out both lists below, and pick up […]

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Is There Trouble In Testament Paradise?

Posted by on August 15, 2012

You’d think that having the biggest debut of their career with Dark Roots of Earth would make Testament pretty happy. And while there are no signs that they aren’t on the outside, according to an interview guitarist Eric Peterson recently gave, the current lineup of the band might be in question. Peterson, the only original member […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 5: Comeback Albums Of The 2000s

Posted by on June 11, 2012

Metal Insider’s Top 5 is a column where we count down the top five of…well basically anything. There’s a lot at stake for a band that’s been out of the public eye for years or simply experienced their fair share of bad luck. In some cases, those said bands have already been written off by many as hopeless […]

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Anthrax Perform Shows Without Scott Ian And Charlie Benante, Gene Hoglan To Fill In For Rest Of Tour

Posted by on January 30, 2012

It’s been a rough week for Anthrax while on tour to say the least. First, guitarist Scott Ian was hospitalized in LA with a severe viral infection, which forced him to miss the band’s shows in Kansas City (January 26) and Indianapolis (January 27). Then, drummer Charlie Benante announced that he was leaving the tour […]

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