Jason Newsted

  • Blogs

    January 22, 2010

    Concert Review: Gov't Mule at Revolution, January 20

    photo via Shorefire Media​Gov't MuleRevolution, Fort LauderdaleJanuary 20, 2010Better Than: Paying to be crammed in a container with 1000 old, loud, smelly people and then shipped from Haiti during a earthquake with nothing but Gov't Mule on my MP3 player. The Review:I am guessing that since ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 31, 2008

    The Last of The Year's Best Metal: Reissues

    1. CarcassNecroticism (Earache)Arguably grindcore's finest hour, Necroticism captures Carcass hitting previously unheard-of heights of technical proficiency with such jaw-dropping skill that the album sounds absolutely fresh 16 years after it came out. Rarely has a grind band achieved the thrilling ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 15, 2008

    An Open Letter to Metallica Regarding Death Magnetic

    Metallica released its ninth studio album on Friday, five years after the release of its last album, St. Anger. I want to believe, but I’ve been disappointed by the last, oh, five albums and seventeen years. But despite all logic, Death Magnetic is finally here, according to Metallica, and I can ... More >>

  • Music

    January 11, 2007
  • Film

    July 29, 2004

    Head Trip

    Between hard rock and a safe place, Metallica finds itself

  • Music

    June 5, 2003

    Grumpy Old Men

    Metallica returns with its fiercest record yet. A first look at the most anticipated metal album in ages.

  • Culture

    October 5, 2000

    Rock and a Hard Place

    Music can free your soul, but can it spring the West Memphis Three?

  • Music

    January 22, 1998
  • Music

    April 10, 1997