I've had a lot of respect for Flynn for some time now. He comes across as a straight-talker, is honest about his points of view and doesn't pull his punches. I genuinely enjoy his occasional emails/blog posts about life on the road and opinions on current affairs. Even if I don't agree with them, he voices … Continue reading Robb Flynn gives his side of “that” Phil Anselmo story
So it turns out there's a small festival each year honouring Dimebag Darrell, called Dimebash. This year's included the usual smattering of musicians (Phil Anselmo, Robert Trujillo, Dave Lombardo and many more). In amongst the handful of videos that popped up online was this one. Machine Head's Robb Flynn doubles up with Dave Grohl to play … Continue reading Classic Covers: Robb Flynn and Dave Grohl – Wish You Were here
Three interviews with Machine Head for you today. They're all from around 1997 (one of them definitely, the other two rough guesses) and feature Logan Mader, Adam Duce and Robb Flynn. The only one I really remember is the one with Robb from the Manchester Apollo, on the tour bus. A typical damp Manchester night, I … Continue reading Interview Archive (audio): Machine Head triple-bill!
An unusual one, this. A French chap called Gael I used to know logged an interview with Robb Flynn done over IRC on February 10th, 1997. The names of the people asking questions are between *asterisks*, and it can be a little tricky to read as Robb is often answering one question while another is … Continue reading Interview Archive: Robb Flynn (Machine Head)
After the shock news of Duce leaving the band under good terms a couple of days ago, Robb Flynn has kept his promise of a blog post a week on the band's official web page with an emotional piece of writing detailing the reasons behind Duce's departure. The full statement can be read here, but … Continue reading Machine Head – Flynn statement on Duce “sacking”
[For more photos from this gig, check out the following two Flickr sets: Machine Head / DevilDriver] We'd been waiting for this gig for a while, but unfortunately Gillian hasn't reacted well to the whole pregnancy thing and was exhausted on the night with a huge pile of work to catch up on as well. … Continue reading Machine Head / Bring Me The Horizon / DevilDriver