We celebrate the ancient folk hero Saint Patrick this week with a full hour of dual-guitar tributes to beloved Irish hard rock saviors Thin Lizzy.
Singers whose performances helped launch the efforts of bands including Anthrax, Faith No More, Pantera, Iron Maiden, Kataklysm, Exodus, Candlemass, Arch Enemy, and Cannibal Corpse.
Bloody Roots explores metal songs drawn from Lovecraft’s tales of Cthulu, Dr. Herbert West, the Dagon fish cult, and Dunwich horrors
A handful of classic songs about Iron Man, Thor, Judge Dredd, Spiderman, Ghost Rider, Conan, and others as performed by heavy metal heroes .
Scorching assaults by Mayhem, Darkthrone, Emperor, Thorns, Burzum, Satyricon, Immortal, and more.
Folk metal by Leshak and Arkona, brutal death from Katalepsy, icy black metal by Chaosfrost, and much more…
Dreamlike and intense bands from France, Chile, China, Norway, New Zealand, Germany, and the United States feature.
The East Coast thrash metal scene was crucial, providing record labels, media attention, and crossover-friendly live venues, along with legendary bands featured today.
Host Ian Christe (“Sound of the Beast”) retrieves the sounds of fifteen standout new bands, including Wormlust, Noisem, Witherscape, Malevolence, Mutoid Man, and more!
Cold winter metal tracks by Mayhem, Voivod, Samael, Dissection, Judas Priest, Dr. Know, Witchcraft, Shining, and many more.
Summing up some tracks that lit up the year!
Following in Bloody Roots tradition, this annual holiday show recaps the year’s most epic metal instrumentals.
The lasting impact of mostly Sub Pop Records grunge acts like Tad, Nirvana, Earth, Mudhoney, and Soundgarden merits a look at the thick sound of distortion and flannel.
December 3 brought the thirty-year anniversary of SLAYER’s landmark debut album Show No Mercy, and Bloody Roots host Ian Christe tolls the birthday bells.
Historic leaps are happening in metal and hardcore scenes in Singapore, Indonesia, and Thailand.
“Death to false meals” is the battle cry this Thanksgiving week, as Annick “the Morbid Chef” guests.
The twenty-year legacy of Morbid Angel’s breakthrough Covenant album, the pioneering first-ever major label death metal record.
On October 30, 1983, obscure Danish quintet Mercyful Fate released its haunting and evocative debut album, Melissa.
The raw roots of death metal are laid bare with Autopsy, Possessed, Death, Repulsion, Slaughter, Necrovore, Morbid Angel, Nihilist, and many more!