Tag Archives: The Big 4

Dave Mustaine wants one more Big 4 show before Slayer calls it quits

Posted by on January 23, 2018

Yesterday (22), the metal world was taken by surprise when we found out that Slayer will soon embark on a farewell global tour. This news left many jaws drop, more-so than hearing about another Tool update. While we shared our thoughts on this matter, as well as discovered the lineup for the upcoming trek, Megadeth’s […]

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Testament’s Chuck Billy Discusses How Celebrating Their Legacy Helped Shape ‘The Dark Roots Of Earth’

Posted by on November 9, 2011

By the time they hit Dallas, TX on October 28, Testament had already gotten slightly less than half way through their tour with Anthrax and Death Angel. Yet it’s likely not going to get any less hectic for the Bay Area thrash legends, as they’re about to put the finishing touches on their new album […]

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Headbangers’ Brawl 9/16: What Made The Big 4 Yankee Stadium Show Special

Posted by on September 16, 2011

Headbangers’ Brawl is a weekly column where Metal Insider’s Bram and Zach take a moment to debate and analyze two opposing sides of a topical issue occurring in the world of metal and/or the music industry. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NfOWzPzOjvg&feature=player_embedded[/youtube] Usually we use this column to have a debate of sorts about an issue or conflict. This week, however, there’s no […]

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Dave Mustaine To Undergo Neck Surgery

Posted by on September 16, 2011

As you may recall, there was a slight fear starting two days prior to the Big 4’s Yankee Stadium show that Megadeth’s set would be canceled due to an injury sustained by Mustaine. However, as we all know by know, Megadeth played on as scheduled and kicked major ass in Yankee Stadium. As it turns […]

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Win A Pair Of Tickets To Tomorrow’s Big 4 Show At Yankee Stadium!

Posted by on September 13, 2011

That’s right, you read the headline correctly. We are giving one lucky reader the chance to win a pair of tickets to tomorrow’s Big 4 show at Yankee Stadium. In case you have been living under a rock for the entire year, Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth (hopefully), and Anthrax will be playing their only announced East […]

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The Bronx Welcomes The Big 4, Declares Sept. 14 “Anthrax Day”

Posted by on September 7, 2011

Last month, there were rumblings that a few businesses on 161st Street in the Bronx were afraid of riots that might occur during Metallica, Megadeth, Slayer, and Anthrax’s Yankee Stadium show. Now, though, it seems that the locals are singing a different tune. Not only is Bronx Borough President Rueben Diaz Jr. and the Bronx Tourism […]

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Party With Us The Night Before The Big 4’s Yankee Stadium Show!

Posted by on September 2, 2011

As you all know, the Big 4 are playing some tiny venue in the Bronx (apparently the place is used as a baseball field during the day) on September 14. In fact, a few of you (including us) may even be going to this show. That’s why we would like to cordially invite to join […]

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Bring The West Memphis Three To The Big Four

Posted by on August 29, 2011

Metal Insider’s Top 5 is a column where we count down the top five of…well basically anything. If your favorite band in the world is Metallica, but you haven’t gotten a chance to take in a show in the last 18 years or so, wouldn’t you want the first show you’ve gone to since to be Metallica? […]

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Megadeth’s David Ellefson Discusses The Making Of TH1RT3EN And The Big 4’s Legacy

Posted by on August 4, 2011

To say that 2011 has been a busy year for Megadeth is an understatement. In addition to taking part in this year’s Mayhem Fest, Megadeth have been touring around Europe this Summer with three other bands you may have heard of, leading up to the highly anticipated East Coast show at Yankee Stadium. Despite the […]

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This Time, The Big 4 Jam WITH Diamond Head

Posted by on July 11, 2011

Last Friday (July 8), Metallica were once again joined onstage by members of Megadeth, Slayer, and Anthrax for the UK edition of the Sonisphere Festival. While they went back to performing Diamond Head’s “Am I Evil?,” a trend they changed in Germany and Italy, this time around the Big 4 brought in a special guest: […]

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