How Butler, Stevens, and Sorum Formed Super Group Deadland Ritual

The bassist of Black Sabbath, the guitarist of Billy Idol, the drummer of Guns N’ Roses, and the frontman of Apocalyptica.


Now that’s a supergroup. A supergroup that Baby Huey and Chasta had a chance to talk to at this years Aftershock Festival in Sacramento. In 2018 Geezer Butler, Steve Stevens, Matt Sorum, and Franky Perez decided to start anew and enter the fray of the music world once again.

What’s it like to essentially start over? How did you snag Geezer? How do you write with so many distinct styles in the mix? These questions and many more were answered by the new group.



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Watch Soundwaves TV #51 – Pandemic Express

It’s the first episode of the Pandemic Era, but the music will continue! Chasta, Dennis Willis and Steven Kirk shelter in place at their home studios and talk about how life has changed. Also, Baby Huey tours the empty radio station studios at the Cumulus building; and HOWLiVE’s Josh Armstrong stops by to talk about…