As Tears Go By 24/9/17


Avenged Sevenfold continue their expansion of new album 'The Stage' with the recent release of a cover of the 1966 Rolling Stones’ hit, 'As Tears Go By' (today's Track Of The Day). They began with Mexican folk song 'Malagueña Salerosa' and followed with a reimagining of Mr. Bungle’s 'Retrovertigo', original track 'Dose', a cover of Del Shannon’s 1961 No. 1 hit 'Runaway' (featuring a guest appearance by Vandals’ guitarist Warren Fitzgerald) and the band’s version of The Beach Boys’ 1966 hit 'God Only Knows'. 'The Stage' is the band's, featuring vocalist M. Shadows, guitarists Synyster Gates and Zacky Vengeance, bassist Johnny Christ and drummer Brooks Wackerman, 7th studio album which hit No. 1 on Billboard’s Rock, Hard Rock and Alternative Albums charts. Avenged Sevenfold have also just wrapped a stadium Summer run with Metallica as well as on their own series of special headline shows.