Tag Archives: Pete Adams

Valkyrie’s ‘Fear’ is masterfully genuine hard-edged rock and roll

Posted by on July 14, 2020

  If you read the pages here at Metal Insider you know we’re big fans of Baroness. And if you, like me, have been craving some new tunes that aren’t far off from the Baroness sound, you definitely want to check out Fear, by Valkyrie, which releases on Relapse Records. Valkyrie, as you may already […]

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Valkyrie (ex-Baroness) post new song “Evil Eye”

Posted by on July 8, 2020

  Valkyrie (ex-Baroness) have shared a new song called “Evil Eye.” The track is taken from the upcoming album Fear, which is scheduled to drop on July 24th via Relapse Records. Guitarist Pete Adams commented on the song: “‘Evil Eye‘ is the song that came together more quickly than the others. With all of the melody, guitar […]

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Guitarist Pete Adams leaves Baroness

Posted by on June 1, 2017

It wasn’t too long ago when we heard Baroness were working on a follow-up to 2015’s Purple album. Sadly, the Georgia rockers revealed parting ways with longtime guitarist Pete Adams who decided to spend more time closer to home than on the road. He was with the group for almost a decade who joined back […]

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Baroness side project Valkyrie shares new song

Posted by on April 29, 2015

There have been enough textures throughout Baroness’ three albums that it’s obvious guitarist Pete Adams knows what he’s doing. Valkyrie, his side project with his brother, Jake, recently emerged from dormancy and will be releasing Shadows on May 19th. The album, their first in eight years and first on Relapse, will be supported by a […]

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Baroness album three weeks from completion, hear a new Valkyrie song

Posted by on April 15, 2015

Pete Adams knows how to write a riff. Just listen to the first three Baroness albums. Or better yet, check out Valkyrie, the band the Virginian guitarist formed with his brother Jake. You might not be familiar with that band, and it’s understandable – it’s been seven years since they released an album. However, Shadows, […]

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Relapse signs Baroness guitarist’s side band Valkyrie

Posted by on July 31, 2014

As Baroness continue to gain popularity with each album, the Relapse band seem to be following the lead of another Relapse band, Mastodon. That’s not to say that they’re about to leave Relapse, and now we know their guitarist, Pete Adams isn’t about to either. His band Valkyrie has signed to the label for an […]

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Baroness Join Coliseum For Cover of Danzig’s ‘Am I Demon’

Posted by on June 18, 2013

[youtube]http://youtu.be/ZekaIiQHtuQ[/youtube] On Saturday, June 15, Baroness guitarists John Baizley and Pete Adams made a guest appearance on-stage with punk/hardcore band Coliseum to cover Danzig’s “Am I Demon” in Huntington, WV. The occasion marked the last night of Baroness’s US summer tour, which is their first headlining tour since their bus crash last year which injured […]

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Baroness Announce Live EP, European Tour Dates

Posted by on May 30, 2013

It’s strange to think that less than a year ago Baroness was involved in a gnarly bus crash leaving fans wondering if they would ever have the chance to see them perform again. The future seemed even more bleak when two members left the band, but for John Baizley and Pete Adams, walking away from a […]

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Driver In Baroness’ Bus Crash Facing Criminal Charges

Posted by on February 6, 2013

The members of Baroness have slowly been making their way back onstage following the horrific bus accident that severely injured them and their crew. Now it appears that the bus driver is being held accountable in court. According to BBC News, 39-year-old Norman Markus now faces criminal charges for dangerous driving while transporting Baroness to […]

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Baroness Offer Accident Update

Posted by on August 16, 2012

Well, the good news is that everyone involved in yesterday’s horrific Baroness bus crash is alive. However, three fourths of the band suffered broken bones, and their bus driver is still in critical condition. That’s according to a Facebook update from the band that reads as follows: The band members of Baroness and their crew […]

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