Tag Archives: Jesse Leach

Joey Belladonna joins Killswitch Engage for Dio cover

Posted by on April 13, 2017

Killswitch Engage got a little bit of a career boost about a decade ago when they covered Dio’s “Holy Diver.” It was loyal enough to the original as  to not to offend old school metalheads, came with a fun video, and was a song that just about everyone knew. Fast forward to 2017, and Killswitch […]

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Killswitch Engage’s Jesse Leach and Adam D. reveal Times of Grace have demoed 13 songs

Posted by on April 5, 2017

Back in February Killswitch Engage vocalist Jesse Leach assured fans that a new Times of Grace album is on its way. While Killswitch Engage were celebrating their 2002 album Alive or  Just Breathing in Australia, Maniacs managed to ask Leach and guitarist Adam Dutkiewicz a few questions and one of them included an update on […]

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Killswitch Engage’s Jesse Leach launches fun punk side project

Posted by on March 16, 2017

Killswitch Engage frontman Jesse Leach seems to have a lot of time on his hands or a burst of creative energy, or both. It wasn’t too long ago when he decided to take time off from social media (which lasted maybe a few days), and a month ago he assured us that a second Times […]

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Killswitch Engage’s Jesse Leach says new Times of Grace album is under way

Posted by on February 14, 2017

A lot has happened since Killswitch Engage vocalist Jesse Leach said he’d be disconnecting from social media. It seemed like more of a temporary vacation than a full-on exile, as according to his Instagram activity, it looks like he’s started working on a second Times of Grace album. The project, a collaboration with Killswitch Engage guitarist […]

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Killswitch Engage’s Jesse Leach logging off of social media

Posted by on January 9, 2017

Within the past few months, Killswitch Engage have been busy promoting the release of their seventh studio album Incarnate. Most recently, they announced the co-headlining tour with Anthrax , or Killthrax. While the future looked promising for the group, it appears Leach could be disappearing once again. According to Rock Feed, Killswitch Engage’s frontman Jesse Leach […]

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Killswitch Engage’s Jesse Leach has (gross) advice for the touring musician

Posted by on August 29, 2016

If you’re in a band that’s popular enough for you to graduate from touring in a van to actually having a bux, that means you’re on easy street, right? Not necessarily. Killswitch Engage’s Jesse Leach found out the hard way recently. Currently on the road with Volbeat, he’s been plagued by mucus issues the entire […]

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Killswitch Engage take on depression with “Cut Me Loose”

Posted by on February 19, 2016

It’s no shock to anyone that Killswitch Engage’s first two singles off their new album, Incarnate were amazing. “Strength of the Mind” and “Hate by Design” were strong indicators the album will live up to the hype. Today, they dropped a third track and music video, “Cut Me Loose,” and it’s much different. It’s angry, but there’s something […]

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Metal Insider Top 5: New England Metal and Hardcore Festival memories

Posted by on April 6, 2015

In less than two weeks, the New England Metal and Hardcore Festival will kick off. In its 17th year, the Fest is an annual rite of passage for many all over the East Coast and beyond. With everyone from Between the Buried and Me, Testament, Exodus, Death Angel Nails and The Color Morale playing, this […]

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Killswitch Engage to release live DVD, watch No End In Sight

Posted by on April 1, 2015

[youtube]https://youtu.be/W9ZzDj-rxOs[/youtube] Vocalist Jesse Leach triumphantly returned to Killswitch Engage in 2012 like he’d never left. The following year’s Disarm the Descent was one of the better albums in the band’s catalog, and the band has been firing on all cylinders since. What better time then, to release a live DVD? According to Metal Sucks, they’ll be coming […]

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Killswitch Engage preview Game of Thrones track

Posted by on February 25, 2015

Winter is coming. Oh wait, it’s already here. What we meant to say is that Catch the Throne: The Mixtape, Vol. 2, the second installation of Game of Thrones mixtape, is coming, and Killswitch Engage have given us a glimpse of what their track sounds like. “Loyalty” is what the band’s contribution is called, and while […]

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