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Newsted Dropping Off Gigantour for a Week to Recover From Walking Pneumonia

Jason Newsted
NewstedHeavyMetal.com

Tough news for Jason Newsted and his fans. The singer-bassist and his eponymous band are dropping off the Gigantour trek for a week so that Jason can recover from a current bout with walking pneumonia.

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Slash, Zakk Wylde, Jason Newsted + More Join Megadeth Onstage for Thin Lizzy Song

Megadeth and Slash
Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com

Last night in Dallas all the stars seemed to align when Slash, Zakk Wylde, Jason Newsted, David Draiman, and Vinnie Paul  joined Megadeth on the Texas-sized stage during their set to join in on a cover of the Thin Lizzy tune ‘Cold Sweat.’

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Jason Newsted and Phil Anselmo Jam With Voivod at Hellfest

Voivod
Century Media Records

Hellfest is a major French festival that was held over the weekend. On Sunday during Voivod's set, the veteran thrash band was joined by Jason Newsted for the song 'Voivod' (watch above) and Phil Anselmo for 'Astronomy Domine' (watch below).

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Dave Mustaine To Perform Metallica Song With Jason Newsted on Gigantour

Dave Mustaine - Jason Newsted
Kevin Winter, Getty Images / NewsteadHeavyMetal.com

With former Metallica members Dave Mustaine and  both on Gigantour this summer, there has been rampant speculation the two would jam an old-school Metallica song from the band's Mustaine era.

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Win a Newsted Meet & Greet Gigantour Prize Pack!

Newsted
Chophouse

Calling all Jason Newsted fans! Loudwire is teaming up with Noisecreep to offer a lucky fan a jam-packed Newsted prize package that includes VIP treatment at a 2013 Gigantour show.

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Newsted Unveil Debut Album Title + Track List, Unleash New Song ‘Heroic Dose’

Jason Newsted - New York City
Chuck Armstrong, Loudwire

Former Metallica bassist Jason Newsted and his new band, Newsted, have just announced details of the band's first full-length album. Newsted's 'Heavy Metal Music' is set to be released everywhere on Aug. 6, with the album track 'Heroic Dose' now available for your listening pleasure.

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Watch a Sneak Peek of Jason Newsted on the Season 12 Premiere of ‘That Metal Show’

Jason Newsted-That Metal Show
VH1.com

The 12th season of VH1 Classic's 'That Metal Show' kicks off this Saturday (June 1) with Metallica's longtime bassist Jason Newsted serving as the primary guest, and of course, show hosts Eddie Trunk, Don Jamieson and Jim Florentine had to dig into Newsted's past with one of rock's iconic acts.

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Newsted Rock New York City Fans With New Songs and a Metallica Classic

Jason Newsted - New York City
Chuck Armstrong, Loudwire

There was no shortage of Metallica t-shirts at New York City's Highline Ballroom last night (May 21) as the band's former bassist Jason Newsted made a stop in the Big Apple with his latest project, the aptly titled Newsted. From debuting brand new music to playing some fan favorites, Newsted rocked the city and set high expectations for his band's first studio album, set to be released sometime this fall.

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Jason Newsted Discusses ‘Metal’ EP, Upcoming Album + Mike Mushok’s Addition to the Band

Newsted
Chophouse

After exiting Metallica just over a decade ago, bassist Jason Newsted followed his heart, exploring passion projects like recording with Voivod, playing shows with Ozzy Osbourne, and making a few guest appearances. But in recent history, he began to get the itch to not only form a new band, but also to be its creative leader and thus the self-titled act known as Newsted began.

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Newsted Confirmed for Megadeth’s 2013 Gigantour Trek

Newsted
Chophouse

Megadeth's Gigantour trek is coming together quite nicely, with Newsted being the latest confirmation for the expected summer run. Newsted are currently off to a hot start with their 'Metal' EP and have been playing to enthusiastic audiences so far this spring. The group's debut full-length is expected later this year and the Gigantour trek will provide a great set-up to build to the album's release.

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