Tag Archives: TNT

Tony Mills (former TNT, SHY) passes away at 57

Posted by on September 18, 2019

We are saddened to hear about the passing of Tony Mills who died after a six month battle with terminal pancreatic cancer. The former TNT and SHY vocalist was 57-years-old. The news of his death was confirmed by his wife, Linda, who issued the following statement on Facebook: “Anthony Paul Mills  07.07.1962-18.09.2019 It is with […]

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Metal By Numbers 6/20: A dancing machine

Posted by on June 20, 2018

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. I’ve said this before but one of the more rewarding parts of writing this column is seeing some of my favorite bands make the grade. I said as much last week when Ghost debuted […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 10: Unsuccessful replacements in metal and hard rock

Posted by on May 4, 2016

AC/DC defied the odds 36 years ago when they recorded one of the most iconic rock albums of all time, Back In Black, with the late (and very beloved) Bon Scott’s replacement Brian Johnson. Now they’re taking a similar gamble by bringing in Axl Rose to fill in for a sidelined Johnson on the road. […]

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In This Moment to have a moment on TV

Posted by on June 2, 2015

[youtube]https://youtu.be/G1mWaOEyHhU[/youtube] Are you a fan of the TNT show Murder in the First? The San Francisco-based crime drama, which follows a single case across an entire season, was popular enough last year to have gotten a second season order, which is great news for Maria Brink and In This Moment. They’ll be appearing in the second […]

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Biggest Skid Row hit gets a new Life from Tony Harnell

Posted by on April 14, 2015

It’s been a long time since Skid Row’s debut album was released – 26 years, actually. That’s over two decades since “Youth Gone Wild,” “I Remember You,” and especially “18 and Life” pushed the album to multi-platinum status based on the strength of the song and singer Sebastian Bach’s vocals. Bach hasn’t been in the […]

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Skid Row parts ways with Johnny Solinger, welcomes ex-TNT singer Tony Harnell

Posted by on April 8, 2015

Let’s be honest, there are many who lost touch with Skid Row after they parted ways with Sebastian Bach. That doesn’t change the fact, though, that Johnny Solinger has sang in the band for over 15 years (which included two albums and two EPs). That’s why it was a tad surprising to learn that Skid […]

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Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal on his evolving solo career and dream collaborations

Posted by on March 19, 2015

“How you holding up in this crappy weather?” Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal asks seconds into our interview on a frigid Friday afternoon. Such cheerfulness was a constant presence during our in-depth conversation; a rare quality to find in someone whose nearly 20 year career includes releasing 10 solo studio albums, a role as a guitarist in […]

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Stryper frontman Michael Sweet to duet with Dave Mustaine’s daughter, pen book

Posted by on January 28, 2014

Last year was a comeback of epic proportions for Christian rock band Stryper. Their album, No More Hell to Pay, sold nearly 10,000 copies in it’s first week, and was actually a nice return to form for the band. Now lead singer Michael Sweet is making the most of 2014 by announcing not only a solo […]

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TNT Keyboardist Dag Stokke Passes Away

Posted by on April 27, 2011

Norwegian hard rock band TNT keyboard player, Dag Stokke, has passed away as a result of cancer. He was only 44.

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