Tag Archives: Roy Mayorga

Hellyeah drummer Roy Mayorga confirms band on hiatus

Posted by on May 11, 2021

  Following the announcement of the upcoming MudVayne reunion shows, could mean it’s time for Hellyeah to take a break. During an appearance on the latest episode of The New York Hardcore Chronicles, drummer Roy Mayorga provided an update on the current status of the group.    When asked if Hellyeah is still a functioning […]

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Hellyeah celebrates Vinnie Paul’s life, announces new album & tour dates

Posted by on May 13, 2019

On Saturday (11th), Hellyeah celebrated Vinnie Paul’s life for a special performance at the House of Blues in Las Vegas, NV. The show also marked the band’s first performance since Vinnie Paul’s passing as well as Stone Sour drummer Roy Mayorga’s live debut with the group. During the show, the band went into their new […]

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Hellyeah recruits Stone Sour drummer Roy Mayorga

Posted by on May 7, 2019

This Saturday (11th), Hellyeah will be celebrating the life of late drummer Vinnie Paul Abbott by performing at the House of Blues in Las Vegas, NV. This will mark the group’s first performance since Vinnie Paul’s passing as he died of cardiomyopathy and severe coronary artery disease on June 22nd, 2018. The band has revealed they […]

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Photos: Corey Taylor plays intimate acoustic gig at NYC’s Irving Plaza, 8/9/17

Posted by on August 10, 2017

  Last night was a special one for rock and metal fans around the New York area. Corey Taylor, who’s currently on tour in support of both Stone Sour’s Hydrograd and his just-released book, America 51: A Probe into the Realities That Are Hiding Inside “The Greatest Country in the World, stopped by Irving to play an […]

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Stream Corey Taylor’s Cover of “Rainbow In The Dark”

Posted by on March 26, 2014

The latest track made available for streaming from the upcoming all-star Dio tribute album This Is Your Life is “Rainbow In The Dark”, with Corey Taylor, Roy Mayorga (Stone Sour), Satchel (Steel Panther), Christian Martucci, and Jason Christopher. It premiered on Revolver and the result is a real solid cover. Taylor commented on the cover: “Ronnie was the […]

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New Dio tribute album “This Is Your Life” features Metallica, Rob Halford, Anthrax, and more

Posted by on February 6, 2014

We’ve seen a few different tributes to Ronnie James Dio ever since he died of stomach cancer on May 16, 2010, but this is a doozy. A new all-star tribute album titled This Is Your Life is coming via Rhino set to release on April 1, 2014 (and if you think it’s April Fools, the mob rules). […]

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Video: Members Of Slipknot, Anthrax, Slayer And More Jam For A Good Cause

Posted by on December 2, 2011

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jtUVBQmAc50[/youtube] This past Wednesday (November 30), Henry Rollins hosted a benefit show in Hollywood for Drop In The Bucket, a non-profit organization that constructs water wells and sanitation systems at large rural schools in sub-Saharan Africa. To help raise funds for the charity, Corey Taylor (Slipknot/ Stone Sour), Scott Ian (Anthrax), Dave Lombardo (Slayer), Dave […]

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Mike Portnoy Gets New Fill-In Gig – With Stone Sour

Posted by on September 15, 2011

When Mike Portnoy left Dream Theater, it probably wasn’t his intention to be a journeyman drummer, but he’s been tapped to sit behind the throne for another big band – this time Stone Sour. With Roy Mayorga taking some time off for the birth of his first daughter, the Adrenaline Mob drummer will be filling […]

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Stone Sour Drummer Suffers Stroke; Remaining Tour Dates Cancelled

Posted by on May 17, 2011

Following an almost two-month straight stint on the road as part of the Avalanche Fest, Stone Sour drummer Roy Mayorga suffered a minor stroke following Sunday’s show near Des Moines, IA. The band has opted to cancel the five remaining dates on their headlining tour, announcing it on their website: It is with regret that […]

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