VH1 Classic’s That Metal Show is returning for its 13th season this weekend. The acclaimed hard rock/heavy metal talk show, hosted by Eddie Trunk, Don Jamieson and Jim Florentine, begins its latest season tomorrow (Saturday) at 11:00 PM. The guests for the debut episode are Avenged Sevenfold vocalist M. Shadows and Black Label Society vocalist/guitarist Zakk Wylde. Filling in as the guest musician for the episode is Five Finger Death Punch guitarist, Jason Hook. The episode will also feature the fan favorite segments Take It Or Leave It, TMS Top 5, Rank and of course, Stump The Trunk.
A slew of guests have already been confirmed for the upcoming episodes including Myles Kennedy and Mark Tremonti (Alter Bridge), Randy Blythe and Chris Adler (Lamb of God), Corey Glover and Vernon Reid (Living Colour), and The Winery Dogs. Also confirmed to appear during Season 13: Mick Mars, Ted Nugent, Ace Frehley, Peter Criss, Joe Satriani, Al Jourgensen, Morgan Rose, Frank Bello and David Ellefson. Other guests are still being confirmed at this time with more to be named at a later date.
Known for having the best musicians in music perform each week on That Metal Show, Season 13 will continue that trend with the likes of guitarist Joel Hoekstra (Night Ranger), surf guitar maestro Gary Hoey, drummer Charlie Benante (Anthrax) and Lita Ford.
This season will mark some monumental changes for the show as it returns to New York City.
Season 13 will also consist of 12 new episodes making it the longest season in the show’s history. Fans can also catch the complete season 12 and brand new exclusive bonus clips at ThatMetalShow.VH1.com and in the new VH1 app. New episodes of season 13 will launch on the web and in the app every Sunday morning following the show’s on-air premiere.