Canadian progressive metallic royalty Voivod reunited with former bassist Jason Newsted, additionally of Metallica fame, when the band introduced the bassist on stage to carry out two songs on Might 16 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Voivod with Newsted carried out two songs, “Insurgent Robotic” and “Voivod.”
Newsted joined Voivod in 2002 after leaving Metallica the 12 months prior. He remained with the progressive metallic outfit till 2008. Since then, he has carried out stay twice with Voivod: France’s Hellfest in 2013 and San Francisco in 2016, making this the primary look with Voivod in practically seven years.
Not too long ago, Newsted introduced that he’ll revive his band Newsted to play a gig on Might 20 in Fort Lauderdale. In a previous interview, he stated the setlist will comprise principally newer songs followers haven’t heard earlier than.
“I put collectively this type of Motörhead-flavored factor a couple of 12 months and a half in the past and wrote these Motörhead-flavored songs on bass as the primary instrument. I took the principle three Philthy Animal drum beats and simply picked that one and make a track and decide that one and make a track, and go round a few instances and write that many songs. So I wrote some enjoyable songs. And now we combine these in with ‘Soldierhead’ and ‘Heroic Dose’ and those from the movies that folks know, however principally taking part in new songs. And they’re means much less advanced — means much less advanced than Flotsam and Jetsam, Metallica and even the [early stuff from] the Newsted band or Echobrain actually. Simply actual punk rock, straight forward like Motörhead — quite a lot of quick stuff, quite a lot of double bass. Most of them are fairly fast. It is simply enjoyable, although — enjoyable as fuck.”
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