This night marked the first time in a year that the core four, David Ellefson, Alex Skolnick, Mark Menghi, and Mike Portnoy have played together. They shared the stage with Mikkey Dee (MOTÖRHEAD/SCORPIONS), Vinny Appice (DIO, BLACK SABBATH), Richie Faulkner (JUDAS PRIEST), Mike Inez (ALICE IN CHAINS) Eddie Hermida (SUICIDE SILENCE), Arejay Hale (HALESTORM), CARLA HARVEY (BUTCHER BABIES), Chris Jericho (FOZZY), Mark Osegueda (DEATH ANGEL) , Phil Demmel( MACHINE HEAD), Gary Holt (SLAYER/EXODUS), Charlie Benante (ANTHRAX), Chuck Billy (TESTAMENT), and Billy Sheehan (THE WINERY DOGS).The night began with performances by Marty Friedman, Gus G, and MARTYRD.
If you weren't available to attend the show and buy the exclusive gold, clear, and red vinyl, you have the opportunity to buy it from the Nuclear Blast webshop.
METAL ALLEGIANCE released their newest EP, entitled Fallen Heroes, which pays homage to the 3 legends - Lemmy Kilmister, David Bowie, and Glenn Frey - who impacted not just their lives but the world as well.
Check out the four trailers for Fallen Heroes here:
Trailer 1 - Alex Skolnick discusses the loss of the 3 legends as well as how the songs were chosen.
Trailer 2 - Alissa White-Gluz chats about her vocal cover of "Life In The Fast Lane" by The Eagles
Trailer 3 - Mark Menghi talks about how the EP came into fruition
Trailer 4 - Mark Osegueda talking about his cover of "Suffragette City" by David Bowie
Below is the track list for Fallen Heroes:
1. Iron Fist featuring Troy Sanders
2. Suffragette City featuring Mark Osegueda
3. Life In The Fast Lane featuring Alissa White-Gluz
- Guitar: Alex Skolnick
- Bass: Mark Menghi
- Drums: Mike Portnoy
Order Fallen Heroes here: radi.al/FallenHeroes
Visit METAL ALLEGIANCE online at www.metalallegiance.com