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In honor of the metal moms amongst us, the mothers who made us, and the women who will give birth to all future waves of headbangers
NYHC author Tony Rettman will be signing of his book, alongside authors Mickey Hess (Ol' Dirty Bastard: The Dirty Version), Jim Sheers (This Is What You Want, This Is What You Get) and Harry Camisa (Inside Out).
Tony Rettman made one massive playlist, then tore it up and started over. The man is breaking a sweat for this.
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
And the first early-90s band from the Earache Records roster to use their name to sell soap is North Carolina's Confessor. How folksy! Pictured...
As the spirit of the Halloween season thickens, join host Ian Christe for an hourlong heavy metal homage to great horror films including Evil Dead, Maniac, Friday the 13th, Asphyx, The Slayer, Texas Chain Saw Massacre, City of the Living Dead, Blood Feast, Black Sabbath, and others.
We just received wet proofs from the printer for Experiencing Nirvana, Grunge in Europe, 1989.
Noon 10/24 at Faith/Void Records in Toronto. Come on up and have a poutine with Rettman!
Choice cuts by Bone Gnawer, Entombed, Repulsion, Carcass, Slayer, Death, Cannibal Corpse, Heaven & Hell, and others light the depraved path
Join Tony Rettman, author of the acclaimed NYHC: New York Hardcore, 1980-1990, as he discusses his headstrong new book, Straight Edge: A Clear-Headed Hardcore...
Prime examples of man-machine metal by Scorpions, Voivod, Fear Factory, Godless, Artificial Brain, the Red Chord, Vektor, Deceased, and more.
Join Sonos for the exclusive launch of Tony Rettman's STRAIGHT EDGE: A Clear-Headed Hardcover Punk History.
Shove your way to the front row for classic live and studio Saxon anthems, plus salutes by Sodom, Deceased, Destruction, Metallica, Motörhead, Paragon, and other strangers in the night
The great American punk rock band the Ramones and their legacy and influence of on metal bands including Motörhead, Sodom, Melvins, Overkill, Static-X, Deceased, Children of Bodom, Metallica, Wolf, and many more.
"We were into being healthy and living clean, mean, and smart.”—John Porcelly, Youth of Today
The crackling amps of ultra-heavy natural doom metal are working overtime in 2017.
Featured are a dozen of the many bands first exposed to the world via their Metal Massacre appearances.
Crushing Misfits covers by Marduk, Hatebreed, Tribulation, Prong, Enforcer, and Metallica display the stamp of the Misfits's influence.