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Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by Yvon, Sep 21, 2001.


  1. Yvon

    Yvon Supporting Member

    Nov 2, 2000
    Montreal, Canada
    I saw it in the Montreal news paper today, Jason Newsted is now a member of Voivod.
     
  2. JMX

    JMX Vorsprung durch Technik

    Sep 4, 2000
    Cologne, Germany
  3. Josh Ryan

    Josh Ryan - that dog won't hunt, Monsignor. Staff Member Supporting Member

    Mar 24, 2001
    Nice, I can't wait to hear it. He made the right choice.
     
  4. old_skool

    old_skool

    Aug 17, 2000
    Milwaukee, WI
    what is this voivod?
     
  5. Yvon

    Yvon Supporting Member

    Nov 2, 2000
    Montreal, Canada
    http://www.voivod.com

    IT's a band from Montreal, they have been around for about 15/20 years now. I can't remember how long exactly. They had one "big succes" it was a pink floyd song, astronomy domine.
     
  6. are they a metal band?
     
  7. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Staff Member Supporting Member

    Cool!

    Now maybe we can actually hear him play!
     
  8. JMX

    JMX Vorsprung durch Technik

    Sep 4, 2000
    Cologne, Germany
    For those who don't know the band, there are some older live mp3s available for download at the band website.
     
  9. SKB

    SKB Guest

    Why isn't Newsted on the web site? It shows two bassists but none of them are Jason.:confused: :confused:
     
  10. Josh Ryan

    Josh Ryan - that dog won't hunt, Monsignor. Staff Member Supporting Member

    Mar 24, 2001
    :D:D:D:D:D
     
  11. What about the band he was talking about on VH1, Echobrain?
     
  12. Jodaka

    Jodaka

    Jun 28, 2001
    Riverview, FL
  13. lo-end

    lo-end

    Jun 15, 2001
    PA
    Im still waiting for Brian Marshall to join Metallica... heh heh heh :D
     
  14. Jodaka

    Jodaka

    Jun 28, 2001
    Riverview, FL
    jason is co-producing the new voivod album and playing bass on it, as well. they have not found a bassist for the tour. apperently, jason isn't planning on going on tour with them...