Yngwie Malmsteen performed live on the Unleash The Fury 2006 World Tour in Sydney, Australia on November 15th. Watch fan filmed highlight clips from YouTube.
Swedish heavy metal guitar virtuoso Yngwie Malmsteen played during a concert at the HITEC exhibition hall in Hong Kong on November 6th. Check out pictures from GettyImages.
Yngwie Malmsteen performed in concert at the Tokyo Kosei Nenkin Kaikan Hall on December 14th in Tokyo, Japan. Check out pictures from WireImage.
Yngwie Malmsteen, Frankie Banali, Zakk Wylde, Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne, and Delores Rhodes attended the ceremony in which Ozzy’s former guitarist Randy Rhodes was honored posthumously and inducted into the Hollywood Rockwalk on Thursday (March 18) in Hollywood, California. Check out pictures from GettyImages, WireImage, FilmMagic, and RexFeatures.
Yngwie Malmsteen threatened to kill a fellow passenger on a flight to Tokyo, Japan after the woman poured a glassful of water on the guitarist. Even better, his reaction was all caught on tape. Velvetrope.starpolish.com has since removed the audio.
Beat magazine reports Yngwie Malmsteen has announced the band line up for his new studio album. He’ll be joined by Dougie White (Rainbow/Cornerstone) on lead vocals, Derek Sherinian (Dream Theater) on keyboards and Patrik Johansson on drums. Malmsteen will handle all guitars as well as bass playing duties. Recording for the new album titled ‘Attack’ is now underway.
Sebastian Bach drummer Mark “Bam Bam” McConnell actually did a 20 Questions with Metal-Sludge.com despite Bach being extremely hostile in the past towards guys that even wore t-shirts for the website. Bam Bam explained, “He used to dig you guys. Why don’t you be cool with him?” Later, when asked who deserves a smack in the mouth, Bam Bam blasted, “Yngwie Malmsteen. Can you say FAGGOT? This girl calls my house, and needs a drummer. Once he, (she), finds out I have played with Bas, he, (she), decides that he, (she), does not want me to do the tour because he, (she) assumes I’m a heroin addict because I played with (OH NO!!!) Sebastian Bach. DUDES….Hear this….NO DRUGS!”