Lamb of God Guitarist Mark Morton Releases Guest-Heavy (and Riff-Heavy) New Solo LP ‘Anesthetic’ (Listen)

Lamb of God Guitarist Mark Morton Releases Guest-Heavy (and Riff-Heavy) New Solo LP ‘Anesthetic’ (Listen)

When you listen to a song by Lamb of God, the Richmond, Virginia-based metal band that’s been around for 25 years, two things are at the forefront: the deep, throaty vocals of Randy Blythe and Mark Morton‘s buzzsaw guitar work. Morton’s signature style is unmistakable, and on Friday the guitarist released his first solo album, […]

Hear ‘Cross Off,’ Lamb of God Guitarist Mark Morton’s New Song Featuring the Late Chester Bennington

Hear ‘Cross Off,’ Lamb of God Guitarist Mark Morton’s New Song Featuring the Late Chester Bennington

After leaking a few weeks early and being taken down from the internet, it’s here: “Cross Off,” the new track from Lamb of God guitarist Mark Morton featuring guest vocals from former Linkin Park vocalist Chester Bennington. The song, featured on Morton’s upcoming solo album Anesthetic, features the first new recording from Bennington to emerge after […]

Lamb of God Guitarist Mark Morton’s New Solo Album Features Collaboration with the Late Chester Bennington

Lamb of God Guitarist Mark Morton’s New Solo Album Features Collaboration with the Late Chester Bennington

In March, Lamb of God guitarist Mark Morton will release a solo album titled Anesthetic. The LP finds Morton teaming up with several special guests, among them the late Chester Bennington of Linkin Park, who appears on the opening track, “Cross Off.” Back in April 2017, just three months before he’d be found dead of a suspected […]

Behind the Curtain: Backstage with Dave Mustaine at the Hollywood Palladium

Behind the Curtain: Backstage with Dave Mustaine at the Hollywood Palladium

Backstage at the Hollywood Palladium, carefully choreographed chaos is taking place. Huge roadies the size of grizzly bears—only with tattoos and walkie talkies—wheel in massive cases housing guitars, drums, cables and all the other parts and pieces necessary to stage a big-time rock show. Techs barely sidle by one other as they move down narrow […]