Bloody Roots of Desert Rock on Sirius XM

Cosmic flow and heavy flights courtesy of Kyuss, Fu Manchu, Mondo Generator, Unida, Nebula, Vista Chino, Throw Rag, Fatso Jetson

SWEDISH DEATH METAL: Decibel Premieres New IRON LAMB Video

The always-active SWEDISH DEATH METAL author Daniel Ekeroth has unleashed another crushing rock and roll offering via IRON LAMB, his band featuring past and present members of Repugnant, Bombstrike, Martyrdöd, ...

Bloody Roots of French Metal on Sirius XM

A thirty-year salute to the dramatic, mind-bending metal of America's oldest ally

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WE GOT POWER!: Los Angeles Punk Legends Unite for Dez Cadena

A mob of Southern California punk legends will be assembling this weekend over two nights at Cafe Nela in Los Angeles.

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Mon 11/16, Madrid, Spain: Calvin Johnson Talks SUB POP USA at Cuervo Store

Calvin will discuss his contributions to SUB POP USA, and will be happy to answer any questions. Gracias!

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NYHC: Sheer Terror’s Long November Weekend in Germany and Belgium

Come out and see a legendary NYHC band in the flesh, and bask in that special kind of warmth that only Sheer Terror frontman Paul Bearer brings to a room

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Bloody Roots of Celtic Frost Worship II: The Covers, on Sirius XM

Celtic Frost reinvented by the ultra-heavy likes of High on Fire, Brutal Truth, Mortician, Mayhem, Opeth, Triptykon, Evoken, Cradle of Filth, and more.

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HEAVY METAL MOVIES: Gilbert Gottfried Is the Kind of &@#$ That Loves This Book

What kind of &@#$ reads HEAVY METAL MOVIES by Mike “McBeardo” McPadden? GILBERT GOTTFRIED, that’s &@#$in’ who!

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Thurs 12/3, Cleveland: Tony Rettman Invades the City of Progress and Prosperity

Come out for an evening of stimulating talk and awkward body language!

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Bloody Roots of Celtic Frost Worship on Sirius XM

Celtic Frost, Obituary, Darkthrone, Usurper, Sheer Terror, Dream Death, Triptykon, and others feature

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NYHC: Tony Rettman Talks Hardcore, Writing, Peep Show on Edgeland Podcast

Rettman speaks about his love for the Britcom Peep Show; the writing process of his previous books; and his progress thus far writing an upcoming book on straight edge

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TOUCH AND GO: The Meatmen’s Pope on a Rope First-Ever Vinyl Release on Self Destructo

The artwork has been redrawn and updated with Pope Francis taking his place on the end of a string

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Bloody Roots Salutes Megaforce Records on Sirius XM

Bands like Metallica, Anthrax, Overkill, Testament, S.O.D., Raven, Manowar, Mercyful Fate, and many others

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Sat 10/24, Toronto: NYHC Author Tony Rettman at Not Dead Yet Fest

Noon 10/24 at Faith/Void Records in Toronto. Come on up and have a poutine with Rettman!

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MEAN DEVIATION: New Songs by Texas Prog Metal Gods WATCHTOWER Available Now

How long has Watchtower made the world wait for its next multidimensional breath?

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NYHC: Kraut’s Influential “Kill For Cash” Single Released Today in 1981

“Unbeknownst to us, while we were playing in that studio, there was a scene just starting to happen. It was all about timing.”

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METALION: E. of WATAIN Declares Slayer Mag “One of the Most Important Gateways” in Black and Death Metal

Erik Danielsson: “I hold Slayer Mag and Metalion in high regard and having been put on the last cover on the last issue of Slayer mag was probably the greatest reward for a band like Watain”

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NEW BOOK ALERT! Preorder CITY BABY, Ross Lomas’ Hilarious/Harrowing G.B.H Memoir!

PRE-ORDER CITY BABY by Ross Lomas Hear ye, hear ye, we are announcing the November 2015 North American release of the incomparable hardcore punk memoir CITY BABY: Surviving in Leather, Bristles, Studs, Punk Rock, and G.B.H, by the band’s bassist Ross Lomas. “The full, warts and all story of the band, a gripping read. Full of crazy […]

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WE GOT POWER!: Saccharine Trust’s Masterpiece Paganicons Is Back in Print!

Listen deep and help make this record as well known as Nevermind.

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TOUCH AND GO: Necros/Bored Youth/R.O.T.A. Rarities from Chicago’s Alona’s Dream Label

Be sure to bust out your well-worn copy of TOUCH AND GO: The Complete Hardcore Punk Zine ’79–’83 and follow along as the Midwest explodes with hardcore mayhem of the most juvenile order.

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WE GOT POWER!: New Video for the Middle Class’s Early Hardcore Classic “Out of Vogue”

Today, over 35 years since the release of “Out of Vogue,” an official video has been released for the EP’s title cut.

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Thurs 10/22, Rochester, NY: NYHC Author Tony Rettman at Needledrop Records

Catch Tony at NeedleDrop Records in Rochester on Thursday, October 22nd.

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Bloody Roots of Horror Writer H.P. Lovecraft and Metal on Sirius XM

Essential Lovecraft-inspired tracks by Black Sabbath, Metallica, Celtic Frost, Morbid Angel, Electric Wizard, the Black Dahlia Murder, and more.

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Inspirational Classic Metal + Punk Demo Cassettes

Prong: The Demon Thrashers of Stanton Street

Before the drum machines, remixes, and guest appearances, Prong was a very ...

Incubus: Were They Morbid? Yes.

Of course this isn’t the boy band Incubus, but it isn’t the ...

Holy Terror: Lords of All Terror and Plagues

Here’s a sure sign of a rescue mission — when I popped ...