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SANCTUARY GUITARIST LENNY RUTLEDGE PODCAST INTERVIEW NOW STREAMING!!!

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Happy Wednesday everyone! Hope you’re all having a great week so far. I wanted to reshare the latest episode of The Metal Wire podcast where I interview  Sanctuary guitarist, Lenny Rutledge. If you haven’t already checked it out, you can listen via the link below.

Lenny talks to us about the re-issue of their 1990 album, “Into The Mirror Black” and shares some great stories about his time in Sanctuary, Warrel Dane and updates us on where the band is headed for the future

Thank you to everyone for your support and very special thanks to Lenny for a great interview. Enjoy everyone!

METAL WIRE PODCAST #8 – INTERVIEW WITH SANCTUARY GUITARIST LENNY RUTLEDGE

THE METAL WIRE PODCAST #8 – INTERVIEW WITH SANCTUARY GUITARIST LENNY RUTLEDGE

Lenny_Blog

Happy Wednesday everyone! Hope you’re all having a great week so far. I am very excited to share the latest episode of The Metal Wire podcast where I interview  Sanctuary guitarist, Lenny Rutledge.

Lenny talks to us about the re-issue of their 1990 album, “Into The Mirror Black” and shares some great stories about his time in Sanctuary, Warrel Dane and updates us on where the band is headed for the future

Thank you to everyone for your support and very special thanks to Lenny for a great interview. Enjoy everyone!

METAL WIRE PODCAST #8 – INTERVIEW WITH SANCTUARY GUITARIST LENNY RUTLEDGE

WHO’S YOUR FAVORITE VOCALIST?

Hey Metalheads! Happy Wednesday! Hope you’re having a great week so far. This month I want to hear from you guys on your favorite vocalist. Each week I’ll choose two classic singers and please let me know in the comments below which one is your favorite.

Thanks to everyone who voted on their favorite vocalist. Last week it was Rob Halford vs. Bruce Dickinson. My very tough choice:

ROB HALFORD

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Here are this week’s choices:

JOE ELLIOTT

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VS.

JON BON JOVI

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I look forward to reading your responses and let me know in the comments below who your favorite is and which lineup you like best. Also, don’t forget to visit us The Metal Wire on Facebook and on Instagram (the_metal_wire). Have a METAL week! Horns up!

 

WHO’S YOUR FAVORITE VOCALIST?

Hey Metalheads! Happy Wednesday! Hope you’re having a great week so far. This month I want to hear from you guys on your favorite vocalist. Each week I’ll choose two classic singers and please let me know in the comments below which one is your favorite.

Thanks to everyone who voted on their favorite guitarist. Last week it was Alex Skolnick vs. Marty Friedman. My very tough choice:

ALEX SKOLNICK

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Here are this week’s choices:

ROB HALFORD

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VS.

BRUCE DICKINSON

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I look forward to reading your responses and let me know in the comments below who your favorite is and which lineup you like best. Also, don’t forget to visit us The Metal Wire on Facebook and on Instagram (the_metal_wire). Have a METAL week! Horns up!

 

MY 80’s HEAVY METAL SUPERGROUP

Hey Metalheads! Happy Wednesday! Hope your week is going well. I was thinking about today’s blog post and thought to myself, if I could make a supergroup of musicians from some of my favorite bands from the 80’s who would I choose. Below are my choices for my ultimate 80’s supergroup:

 

DAVE LOMBARDO – DRUMS

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ALEX SKOLNICK – GUITAR

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DAVE MUSTAINE – GUITAR

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STEVE HARRIS – BASS

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ROB HALFORD – VOCALS

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Who would you pick for your 80’s super group? What would you name the band? Let me know in the comments below!

MY TOP 5 METAL BANDS COUNTDOWN

In the top spot of my Top 5 metal bands is a band who speaks for themselves…The Metal Gods Indeed:

JUDAS PRIEST

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What can you say about a band who’s career spans almost 50 years, has released 18 studio albums, performed on numerous sold out tours and in my opinion are and will always be the Gods of Metal that hasn’t already been said.

Formed in 1969, Judas Priest has gone through almost everything a band can go through in their career.  Numerous line-up changes, singer Rob Halford leaving and then returning to the band and founding member KK Dowing’s departure from the band in 2011 just to name a few. Priest has proven that through it all they still and always will be the METAL GODS!

The band still continues to sell out shows and is currently co-headlining with Deep Purple on a tour that will run through late September 2018. Earlier this year, guitarist Glenn Tipton announced that he would not be touring due to Parkinson’s disease, but has not ruled out guest performances and has made a few appearances at shows on the tour.  The current band consists of Rob Halford, Ian Hill, Richie Faulkner, Scott Travis and Andy Sneap filling in for Glenn.