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Jason Newsted Says Lemmy Kilmister ‘Was Almost My Savior in a Way’

Bassist Jason Newsted has resurfaced, discussing the influence Lemmy Kilmister had on him along with personal memories in a new interview.

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15 Years Ago: Jason Newsted Leaves Metallica

On Jan. 17, 2001, bassist Jason Newsted revealed the news that he was exiting Metallica.

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Mike Mushok Discusses the Status of Staind, Reflects on Newsted

Guitarist Mike Mushok offers his take on the status of Staind and reflects on his time in Jason Newsted's self-titled band.

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Staind’s Mike Mushok: ‘Not Really Any Plans’ for Newsted Project

Guitarist Mike Mushok reveals that at the moment there aren't really any plans for another Newsted album.

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Jason Newsted Steps Away From Social Networking Sites

It appears no immediate future communication or interaction via social networking sites will be coming from Newsted.

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Newsted Bow Out of February + March Gigs

Newsted were planning to travel to return to the road for new dates, including a stint on Australia's famed Soundwave Festival, but according to a new posting from frontman Jason Newsted, those shows will not be happening. Newsted confirmed the rumored cancellations of their scheduled February and March dates.

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Newsted, ‘… As the Crow Flies’ – Exclusive Video Premiere

Newsted are digging deeper into their 'Heavy Metal Music' album, with '… As the Crow Flies' being chosen as the next single. The group recently completed a video for the track and Loudwire is proud to bring you the exclusive premiere of the clip.

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Megadeth Rep: Dave Mustaine Not Responsible for Booting Newsted Off Australian Shows

On Feb. 5, news broke that Newsted had been booted from two of Megadeth's upcoming Australian tour dates. It was stated by organizers that Jason Newsted's eponymous band were removed from the shows "at the request of Megadeth," but according to a Megadeth representative, the band had nothing to do with kicking Newsted off the Australian gigs.

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Megadeth Apparently Kick Newsted Off Australian ‘Sidewave’ Shows

An interesting news story involving Megadeth and Jason Newsted has come across the pond from Australia. Ever year, tons of amazing bands are recruited to tour throughout Australia for the Soundwave Festival. Many acts take the opportunity to play extra 'Sidewave' shows while they're traveling around the country, but according to Soundwave itself, Jason Newsted's eponymous solo act has been booted from two Megadeth side shows "at the request" of the band.

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Jason Newsted Finally Explains Exactly Why He Left Metallica

Thirteen years after Jason Newsted left Metallica, the bassist is finally telling the story of why he left the band. For every Metallica fan, this is absolutely a must-see interview (watch above).

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