Queensryche Posts New Song
2013-02-23 by Trey Spencer STAFF | 34 Comments

The Todd La Torre-fronted version of Queensryche have posted a 90-second snippet of one of their new songs. The track is titled 'Redemption' and will be featured on the band's upcoming album.

http://youtu.be/P8iaNZBUK9c


(This version of) Queensryche are currently recording their upcoming album with James "Jimbo" Barton (engineered and mixed Operation: Mindcrime and Empire, and co-produced Promised Land). They have reportedly already finished recording the drums and are currently working on the rest of the music and vocals.

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Willie
Moderator
February 23rd 2013

15898 Comments


This is what I'm talking about. Geoff Tate won't compete with this no matter how many guest musicians he hires.

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ChopSuey
February 23rd 2013

2392 Comments


great

MO
February 23rd 2013

18434 Comments


that's actually not bad

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Yazz_Flute
February 23rd 2013

18769 Comments


It's ridiculous that grown men are this petty.

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Yazz_Flute
February 23rd 2013

18769 Comments


Song sounds decent though.

Mabbitt
February 23rd 2013

1344 Comments


I love how there's 2 articles next to each other

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Titan
February 23rd 2013

4813 Comments


cover band

TrstN01
February 23rd 2013

800 Comments


I love how there's 2 articles next to each other [2]

Song sounds pretty good.



CutMan
February 23rd 2013

1774 Comments


Geoff Tate was a tumor. Now removed, Queensryche are on their way to a full recovery.

Thank God.

Titan
February 23rd 2013

4813 Comments


^^^^^

Yes he was a tumor.....but these clowns actually have the balls to carry on the Queensryche name? Sorry but no degarmo and no tate.....no queensryche



AtomicWaste
Staff Reviewer
February 23rd 2013

1984 Comments


This is what I'm talking about. Geoff Tate won't compete with this no matter how many guest musicians he hires. [2]

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Acrosstheshield13
February 23rd 2013

791 Comments


gaaaaay. band sucks ass.

JohnXDoesn't
February 23rd 2013

1267 Comments


fantastic news article would read again

Willie
Moderator
February 23rd 2013

15898 Comments


--Yes he was a tumor.....but these clowns actually have the balls to carry on the Queensryche name? Sorry but no degarmo and no tate.....no queensryche--

Why not? They carried on without Degarmo and now they're going without Geoff. There's still three original members left. It was never called Geoff Tate's Queensryche no matter how much he acted like it was.

Titan
February 23rd 2013

4813 Comments


Of course they can but it just doesn't seem like the right thing to do. Rising West would've suited them just fine. Degarmo and Tate were the two major driving forces behind this band. Once Degarmo left, the songwriting suffered and the band started their decline. I don't think Geoff Tate should be using the name either.

I was / am a huge QR fan and am very disappointed over this whole situation.

Willie
Moderator
February 23rd 2013

15898 Comments


I agree that they could have stuck with Rising West, but I also don't think they should be required to dump the band name they have been using for over 30 years. They are original members, after all.

Titan
February 23rd 2013

4813 Comments


From a business standpoint, if anyone gets to keep the name, it should be Wilton, Jackson, and Rockenfeld. I just don't agree with it as a fan, as it's rather deceptive. I thought Rising West was a good name for them, adding an element of freshness as well.

CutMan
February 23rd 2013

1774 Comments


Why is it deceptive? Why is the singer so important?

Titan
February 23rd 2013

4813 Comments


When you were considered one of the best voices in metal, it's important.

Willie
Moderator
February 23rd 2013

15898 Comments


It would be important if he was still considered one of the best voices of metal. These days he's considered the main reason the band suck, and you can tell from his interviews that he doesn't even see it or doesn't give a shit (and I'm not sure which would be worse).

Titan
February 23rd 2013

4813 Comments


Geoff Tate is shot, no question.

scissorlocked
February 23rd 2013

3509 Comments


please, stop mentioning this band

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Willie
Moderator
February 23rd 2013

15898 Comments


Shut the fuck up.

facupm
February 24th 2013

7299 Comments


miss Operation Mindcrime gonna jam RIP Quenssryche

NonApplicable
February 24th 2013

1945 Comments


This sounded promising.

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TheNotrap
February 24th 2013

8029 Comments


Sounds nice but honestly I'm not impressed. Let's wait for the album.


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scissorlocked
February 24th 2013

3509 Comments


speak nicer Trey!

the bare fact that Queensryche is nothing than a shadow of their past cannot be ignored, and all these trivial attempts of the remaining members seem nothing but silly- a bunch of aged musicians trying to remember how to write some good metal

I just think these guys have nothing to contribute to the scene anymore, and you probably know ( from some past reviews) how I love their older albums.

OysterizerInsomniac
February 24th 2013

408 Comments


my guitar teacher just randomly got called in to do a solo for this last night, not sure if he'll be credited or not though.

HorrorBusiness78
February 24th 2013

104 Comments


@Oyster Not for this, probably for the shitty GT version.

OysterizerInsomniac
February 24th 2013

408 Comments


yeah idk which one it was for but he said the engineer was one of his former students or something.

HorrorBusiness78
February 25th 2013

104 Comments


Geoff Tate's version of Queensryche is having what seems like hundreds of guest musicians on it.

Willie
Moderator
February 25th 2013

15898 Comments


I don't think Geoff knows how to write a heavy album anymore. He needs all the help he can get.

NickGrouwen
February 25th 2013

80 Comments


I don't like it when bands only release a snippet of a song from their upcoming album. either give us a full new track to listen to or give us nothing at all and wait till you CAN give us a full new track. snippets are always gonna be 'meh'

Makemebad35
February 27th 2013

741 Comments


Wow, taking out Tate like that definitely improved them. So sad being Tate use to be the face of Queensryche.



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