Tag Archives: Johnny Cash

DevilDriver premiere Johnny Cash cover “Ghost Riders In The Sky”

Posted by on June 8, 2018

On July 6th, DevilDriver’s outlaw country covers album Outlaws ‘Til The End: Vol. 1 will be released via Napalm Records. Today (8th), the group unleashed the Johnny Cash cover of “Ghost Riders In The Sky.” This track features Lamb of God’s Randy Blythe, Cash’s son John Carter Cash as well as John’s wife Ana Cristina. […]

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Listen to Chris Cornell’s cover of Johnny Cash’s “You Never Knew My Mind”

Posted by on February 26, 2018

Prior to Chris Cornell’s sudden passing last May, the Soundgarden vocalist contributed to a collection of Johnny Cash’s unrecorded poetry, lyrics, and letters. The recording was for a collaborative album entitled Johnny Cash: Forever Words, which will be released on April 6th via Legacy Recordings. Today (26th),  Cornell’s recording to Cash’s “You Never Knew My […]

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Watch Randy Blythe lay down some Johnny Cash for Devildriver covers album

Posted by on May 25, 2017

Over the years, Devildriver have built up some cred in the metal community, which is something that will be on display when they release their country covers album. Guests including Glenn Danzig, Fear’s Lee Ving and Rob Zombie’s John 5 will appear on the album, And Farfara has said that the album would include a […]

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Song premiere: Dissona, “Ring of Fire”

Posted by on February 18, 2016

Chicago progressive metal band Dissona have been playing their brand of proggy metal for over 10 years now. The band released their sophomore album, Paleopneumatic, last month, but as part of their crowdfunding campaign for the album, one of the perks was to have the band record a cover. The resulting song, a cover of Johnny […]

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Rick Rubin talks about working with Slayer, Danzig, Kerry King’s dislike of Beastie Boys

Posted by on February 11, 2016

Given the body of work he’s amassed already, not to mention his long, flowing gray beard, it’s hard to imagine that Rick Rubin is only 52 years old. In his 32 years of producing, he cofounded Def Jam, then American Recordings and he produced everything from Slayer’s Reign in Blood to Adele and Johnny Cash. On the eve […]

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Here’s Linkin Park’s ‘In The End’ performed in 20 different styles

Posted by on September 3, 2014

[youtube]http://youtu.be/urzWY6sqVGw[/youtube] Anthony Vincent, otherwise known as the voice of Ten Second Songs, made a viral splash a few months ago when he covered Katy Perry’s ubiquitous “Dark Horse” in the style of 20 different artists. He’s back again, this time with an actual semi-heavy song, Linkin Park’s “In the End.” It’s fun to hear the […]

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Interview: DragonForce’s Herman Li and Sam Totman talk ‘Maximum Overload,’ touring plans, Babymetal

Posted by on July 24, 2014

DragonForce is a power metal band based out of London, England. They will be releasing their sixth album, Maximum Overload this August 18th (EU) and 19th (US) via Metal Blade Records (US) and earMUSIC (EU). This is the second album to feature new vocalist Marc Hudson, and the first to feature a cover song. Although […]

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DragonForce announce new album and label, new song available for streaming

Posted by on March 31, 2014

Well this is very timely. We defended DragonForce last week on In Defense of Their Good Name, and now the band has announced a new album and label switch. The sixth DragonForce LP will be titled Maximum Overload and will be the bands first release on Metal Blade Records. Guitarist Herman Li commented on the inspiration for […]

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The AP calls NIN’s ‘Hurt’ a Johnny Cash cover

Posted by on September 3, 2013

 Everything surrounding Nine Inch Nails as of late has been exciting, obviously attributed to the band’s anticipated album Hesitation Marks that was released today. As a headliner at this past weekend’s Made In America Festival in Philadelphia, the band’s Sunday night set drew the attention of the Associated Press, who gave it a positive review. But unfortunately, the […]

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