Tag Archives: The Beatles

Ghost B.C.’s Cover Of Depeche Mode’s “Waiting For The Night” Makes Its Way Online

Posted by on May 23, 2013

[youtube width=”500″ height=”344″]http://youtu.be/QHkCc8Xnvs4[/youtube] Did you like hearing Ghost B.C.’s covers of ABBA’s “I’m A Marionette” and The Beatles’ “Here Comes The Sun”? Then wait till you hear what Papa Emeritus II and his ghouls did with Depeche Mode’s “Waiting For The Night!” Ghost B.C. originally recorded and released it for the Japanese version of their […]

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Track Listing For Dave Grohl’s “Sound City” Movie Soundtrack Revealed

Posted by on December 17, 2012

By now, you’ve seen the trailer for Dave Grohl’s Sound City documentary. And you likely already knew that the film’s soundtrack would include collaborations Grohl recorded with numerous musicians featured in the documentary (using the actual soundboard that used in Sound City Studios). Now we know who will appear on which song on the soundtrack, due […]

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Video: Paul McCartney Performs New Song With Surviving Members Of Nirvana

Posted by on December 13, 2012

[youtube]http://youtu.be/624HfkMty_8[/youtube] Yesterday, rumors circulated that Paul McCartney would be performing with the surviving members of Nirvana (Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic, and touring guitarist Pat Smear) at the 12.12.12 Concert in Madison Square Garden. A few hours later, Novoselic not only confirmed the performance, but also revealed that they would be performing a new song. And […]

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Ozzy One Year Closer To Retirement Age

Posted by on December 3, 2012

If there’s one thing we can be sure of, it’s that with a Black Sabbath album in the works, that Ozzy Osbourne isn’t retiring anytime soon. In fact, five years ago on the mostly-forgettable Black Rain, he released a single telling his fans that he’s “Not Going Away.” And going back to 1993, he hinted at […]

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How Much Is Your Favorite Drummer Worth?

Posted by on August 28, 2012

The old joke goes “what did the drummer get on his SAT? Drool.” But hey, it doesn’t matter how smart you are if you’re rich. Chances are your favorite drummer isn’t on this list, but celebritynetworth.com has just published a list of the 30 richest drummers in the world, and there are a handful of rock/metal […]

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Century Media Back On Spotify

Posted by on July 30, 2012

While much of America has gotten on board with Spotify since they launched in a year ago (especially since their integration with Facebook), there have been some notable holdouts from the service. While it’s mainly been established bands (Tool, Pink Floyd, Zeppelin, The Beatles) or acts waiting to put their newer full length albums up […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 5: Odd Cover Songs

Posted by on May 29, 2012

Metal Insider’s Top 5 is a column where we count down the top five of…well basically anything. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a5xSxGhlHfc[/youtube] We love a good old fashioned cover song, especially when the artist is able to make said song completely their own. However, we recently saw video of a half-naked Ukrainian folk band called Los Colorados covering Rammstein’s “Du […]

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Exclusive: 3 Name Their Top 3 Influences

Posted by on September 22, 2011

To say that it’s hard to define 3’s sound is a bit of an understatement. While the obvious label would be prog rock, the band’s music combines so many different elements and styles that they truly stand out amongst fellow modern bands. That’s why we at Metal Insider thought it would be fun to ask […]

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Mastodon, Manowar, Blind Guardian Make “Geeky Concept Album” List

Posted by on January 11, 2011

The rock concept album has been around in some shape or form since the ’60s, when the Beatles released Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band. Since then, the concept has given us some of the best albums ever written (like Pink Floyd’s The Wall), and some of the worst (we’re looking at you, Operation: Mindcrime […]

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Mike Portnoy’s Beatles’ Tribute Announces Shows

Posted by on January 11, 2011

Yellow Matter Custard, The Beatles tribute band featuring ex-Dream Theater drummer Mike Portnoy and Mr. Big guitarist Paul Gilbert, has announced dates for their first shows in eight years.

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