This Week Trends
As the latest in our ongoing series of people engaging in metal behavior before heavy metal was invented (see recent post of Velvet Underground in grim corpse paint in the mid-1960s), here's a gaggle of gals experimenting with cryptic hand gestures in North Berkeley
Bruce Pavitt: "I put a lot of heart into this grunge rock 'microhistory'."
If I owned a deli or a pizzeria, I would frame this photo and hang it on the wall. And I'd be wearing an apron.
Month In Review
- Author Interviews
- Bazillion Points Books
- Black Women in Metal
- Choosing Death
- City Baby: GBH
- DEATH/BLACK METAL
- DEMO ARCHIVE
- Experiencing Nirvana
- HEAVY METAL
- Heavy Metal Movies
- Hellbent for Cooking
- Ian Christe
- Mean Deviation: Prog Metal
- Mellodrama Mellotron Movie
- Metal Current Events
- Metal Photography
- Metalion Slayer Mag Diaries
- Murder in the Front Row
- Only Death Is Real
- Punk Rock
- SDM Band of the Week
- Sheriff Andy McCoy
- SiriusXM Bloody Roots Show Playlists
- Sub Pop USA
- Swedish Death Metal
- Touch and Go Book
- Van Halen Book
- We Got Power
Hot Stuff Coming
On this week's heavy metal metal history lesson, we revisit the somber, crushing tones of massive Goth-influence metal.
"Celtic Frost singer and guitarist Tom Gabriel Fischer has left Celtic Frost due to the irresolvable, severe erosion of the personal basis so urgently...
Laina Dawes picks the best of 2012. "A lot of my choices were based on how I physically reacted to the music."
Another week, another black gem from the lengthy band appendix of Daniel Ekeroth's book Swedish Death Metal.
This week Roots honors the anniversary tour of Norwegian black metal's most controversial and cursed classic recording.
Terrific tracks by Gaga, Miley, Biebler, Lilo, Cheezy, Gnap Gnop, the genius Kanye, and some random Kardashians.
Mike “McBeardo” McPadden blasts a black lite on the most headbanging hair-raisers of the PMRC era!
A barnstorming assault of instant classic anthems that introduced new singer Bruce Dickinson and catapulted the band into worldwide headlining status.
Roots revisits the savage leading edge of progress by post-nuclear pilgrims including Power Trip, Havok, Dust Bolt, Lost Society, Hellbringer, and Vektor.
New music spit out by Discharge, the Meatmen, G.B.H., Suicidal Tendencies, D.R.I., Harley Flanagan, C.O.C., Mob 47, Agnostic Front, Snapshot, and others
Keep reminding yourself—it's only a podcast!
This long-awaited documentary by Antidote singer Drew Stone will sell out by the end of the day, so make your move and score tickets
The illustrious Bazillion Points author will screen clips and discuss the most metal of heavy metal movies. Admission is free.
Join us as we unearth the relentless power, melody, and groove of Stockholm, Sweden's, death metal magistrates Entombed