Jamey Jasta performing with
James Vincent Shanahan
August 7, 1977
West Haven, Connecticut, United States
Metalcore, hardcore punk, sludge metal
Hatebreed, , Kingdom of Sorrow Icepick, Jasta 14, Necro
Jamey Jasta (born James Vincent Shanahan; August 7, 1977) is an American musician from New Haven, Connecticut, best known as the lead vocalist of the metalcore band Hatebreed and sludge metal band Kingdom of Sorrow. Jasta also fronts hardcore punk band Icepick.
Stillborn Records, a hardcore and metal-based record label from West Haven, and "rock themed apparel" line called Hatewear. [1 ]
In 2011, Jasta released a solo album entitled
, collaborating with Jasta Randy Blythe and Mark Morton ( Lamb of God), Zakk Wylde, Philip Labonte ( All That Remains), and Tim Lambesis ( As I Lay Dying).
Jasta was the host for
MTV's Headbanger's Ball from 2003–2007.
Jasta created the music for "Stat of the Day" for the nationally syndicated radio and TV talk show,
The Dan Patrick Show. Jasta appeared on air with Dan Patrick on January 25, 2013 discussing the making of the song.
Podcast [ edit ]
On August 14, 2014 Jamey Jasta launched the Jasta Show podcast.
He has had guests such as Rob Halford, Vinnie Paul, Ice T, and Kirk Hammett. [2 ] You can listen to it for free on iTunes. [3 ]
Discography [ edit ]
Guest appearances [ edit ]
Jamey Jasta was also one of the hosts in the
Chi Cheng's fundraiser song along with his band guitarist Wayne Lozinack. The song was produced by Korn bassist Fieldy to help to contribute to the Cheng Family.
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