The Metal Hall of Fame Charity Gala To Be Filmed for Amazon Prime

Big news! The Hall of Heavy Metal History a.k.a. The Metal Hall of Fame has announced that the 2020 Annual Metal Hall of Fame Celebrity Charity Gala will be filmed live and will air on Amazon Prime. Hard rock and heavy metal fans in attendance will be featured in the filming, which will take place on January 15 at the Marriott Delta Garden Grove in Anaheim, CA. The world premiere of the film will air in early 2020, reaching more than 100 million subscribers. Metal Hall of Fame President/CEO Pat Gesualdo says, “Having the World Premier for the 2020 Metal Hall of Fame Gala on Amazon Prime is a great honor. We are excited to share the most important night in metal with music fans everywhere, and to let so many people take part in our charity event.” 2020 Metal Hall of Fame inductees include Steve Vai, Geoff Tate (Queensryche), Don Dokken (Dokken), Stephen Pearcy (Ratt), Graham Bonnet (Rainbow, Michael Schenker Group, Alcatrazz), Joe Satriani, legendary metal promoter Stone City Attractions, Metal Church, Prong, and former Megadeth guitarist Chris Poland. Continue reading

Michael Schenker Fest – Resurrection

With guest appearance levels worth of Slash’s self-titled solo début album in 2010, and Santana’s 1999 smash hit Supernatural, comes the Michael Schenker Fest album Resurrection (Nuclear Blast). The German guitar maestro’s latest project is a star-studded who’s who from his career, including Gary Barden, Graham Bonnet, and Robin McAuley – the three original MSG singers as well as fellow MSG cohorts Steve Mann (guitars, keyboards), Ted McKenna (drums) and Chris Glen (bass). Not forgetting the Temple of Rock trio Doogie White, Wayne Findlay and Michael Voss-Schon, on vocals, guitars, and production duties respectively, and Metallica’s Kirk Hammett. Continue reading