Tag Archives: Tony Foresta

Interview: Municipal Waste’s Tony Foresta talks new album ‘Electrified Brain’

Posted by on June 23, 2022

    Richmond, Virginia, crossover thrashers Municipal Waste are gearing up for their new album, Electrified Brain, out July 1st via Nuclear Blast. We caught up with frontman Tony Foresta to discuss their seventh full-length offering.   What was the process like recording Electrified Brain? It was still when the pandemic was red hot. We […]

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Interview: Municipal Waste’s Tony Foresta talks Mr. Pickles Thrashtacular tour; win a tour prize pack

Posted by on February 20, 2018

You need to look no further than GWAR or Lamb of God to know that Richmond, VA is a town that cultivates creative people that like heavy music. Municipal Waste and Iron Reagan frontman Tony Foresta is among them, as are Mr. Pickles creators Dave Stewart and Will Carsola. With Municipal Waste hitting the road […]

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Teenage Time Killers Announce One US Show

Posted by on August 12, 2015

Supergroup of all supergroups, Teenage Time Killers featuring Reed Mullin of Corrosion of Conformity, Dave Grohl of the Foo Fighters and Nirvana, Randy Blythe of Lamb Of God and many, many more, have announced a show!  What?!  Who would’ve thought this would even happen?  Most would have assumed it never would have been possible from having […]

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All star metal band Teenage Time Killer sign with Rise Records

Posted by on December 17, 2014

Teenage Time Killer has been in the works for some time now, but the all-star project featuring Corrosion of Conformity’s Mike Dean and Reed Mullin alongside a wide-ranging cast of contributors now has a label – Rise Records. The instrumental portions of the album were recorded at Dave Grohl’s Studio 606, so it’s a given […]

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Video: Members of Testament, Megadeth, Municipal Waste jam at Vice 20th anniversary party

Posted by on December 10, 2014

[youtube]http://youtu.be/Cs724_h0IsE[/youtube] This past Friday (5), magazine-turned media behemoth Vice turned 20 in style, renting out the spacious Duggal Greenhouse in the Brooklyn Navy Yard for a star-studded anniversary concert. Hosted by Andrew WK, the entire concert was several hours, and featured a house band led by the Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ guitarist Nick Zinner. Lil Wayne, Scarlett […]

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All star metal, punk lineups to play at Vice 20th Anniversary party

Posted by on December 5, 2014

20 years ago, Vice Magazine launched in Montreal as Voice of Montreal. Two years later, they changed their name to Vice, then moved to New York City. Since then, to say it’s grown would be an understatement. Much more than just a magazine, it’s now an award-winning HBO documentary series, a television channel and a record label, along […]

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Listen to Iron Reagan’s new album while reading about the band’s favorite burgers

Posted by on September 9, 2014

Next Tuesday (16),  Iron Reagan will be releasing their sophomore full-length album on Relapse Records. The crossover punk/hardcore band has been a Richmond fixture since 2012, when they formed as a side project between Municipal Waste frontman Tony Foresta and guitarist Landphil Hall and former Darkest Hour drummer Ryan Parrish. We got to catch up with Foresta […]

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Iron Reagan’s Tony Foresta on GWAR’s legacy, new album

Posted by on August 22, 2014

[youtube]http://youtu.be/McTtM4aj6B4[/youtube] Shortly before they played the GWAR-B-Q last Saturday (16), Iron Reagan’s Tony Foresta took a few minutes to talk to us about GWAR’s impact on Richmond, what he learned from touring with them in his other band Municipal Waste and what bands he was looking forward to seeing at the 5th incarnation of the fest. The band’s […]

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New Iron Reagan song is a ‘miserable failure’

Posted by on July 10, 2014

[youtube]http://youtu.be/XvyePUkUhcM[/youtube] With Iron Reagan’s Relapse debut, The Tyranny of the Will out on September 16th, and their tour with Eyehategod starting tonight, the band have just released the first blast of the 24-track album, “Miserable Failure.” In just over two minutes, the band accomplish enough aggression, crossover thrash and riffage than some bands accomplish in an […]

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Iron Reagan (Members of Municipal Waste, Ex-Darkest Hour) Sign To Relapse

Posted by on March 6, 2014

Iron Reagan, spearheaded by frontman Tony Foresta (Municipal Waste) and members/ex-members of Darkest Hour and Cannabis Corpse have been signed to Relapse Records. The band is also currently recording their followup to Worse Than Dead, their debut that came out last year. On mixing duty for the album is none other than Converge’s Kurt Ballou, […]

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