- 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
Sat 12/6, Portland, OR: SUB POP USA Party at Reading Frenzy/Beacon Sound w/Bruce Pavitt & Selector Dub Narcotic
Sub Pop USA is a complete collection of Pavitt's zine and Sub Pop USA columns for The Rocket.
WORD CUP 2016
Bazillion Points has concocted this encouragement to the future Nihilists, Dismembers, and Morbids crawling amongst us
Sat, April 25, Moscow, ID: Bruce Pavitt, Calvin Johnson, and Mark Baumgarten Talk US Indies at BookPeople
Between the years 1980 and 1988, he chronicled over 1,000 bands and an entire way of life through American independent music.
WRC Rally Cup
pY-rPDwzM9M My dad doesn't historically have the coolest taste in music, but a funny thing happened...
Though local wags in Boston dubbed these zoned-out punk metal thrashers "Post Boredom," this band...
Ian Christe leads an excursion to the proud South American metal stronghold Colombia
Bloody Roots delves into the history of unrest captured by Brazil's legendary thrash metal legacy.
Ian Christe has guested twice on Danko’s robust and engaging show, and here's a roundup of appearances
Basically, the next person who tells you heavy metal takes itself too seriously needs to go jump in a lake.
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.
Now Relapse has announced the most-anticipated piece of the set, Death's 1987 arrival Scream Bloody Gore, one of the most important albums in metal history
This week's heavy metal history lesson is a recap of 2012's blazing debuts by Primate, Dodecahedron, Serpentine Path, Agruss, Binah, Dust Bolt, Christian Mistress, Grand Supreme Blood Court, and more!
Iron Maiden fully unfurled its progressive, imaginative beast with the release of the band's influential and abstract seventh album.
This week we mourn and mark a place in metal history for death metal pioneer Frank "Killjoy" Pucci of Necrophagia.
His fast, expressive, melodic lead guitar playing in UFO, Scorpions, MSG, and elsewhere elevated metal songwriting and guitar playing and inspired multiple generations of players.
The brief window between 1991 and 1996 when, anxious to get a grip on the next Metallica or even Nirvana, major corporate record labels signed or aided and abetted the extremes.
Showcasing otherworldly vocals, precise harmonized guitars, and unprecedented speed, we honor Rob Halford, KK Downing, Ian Hill, Les Binks, and especially Glenn Tipton
As Castro Valley, California, honors its native major bass rager with an official Cliff Burton Day on his birthdate, February 10, Roots unravels an hour of cassette tape trader treasures.
Whether you wear an X on your hand or an XXX on your moonshine jug, come out and support and enjoy almost four decades of DIY rebellion.
Welcome the return of inspiring clean vocals, galloping rhythms, and twin guitar ecstasy
Black metal, doom, occultism, thrash, and more in the heavy rock of Khemmis, Cloak, Tribulation, Ghost, Death Alley, Pallbearer, Chelsea Wolfe, and others.
Come freak on some of the best current bands in hardcore and a panel discussion featuring Tony Rettman, Jon Roa (Justice League, End To End, Eyelid), Dan O'Mahony, Jonathan Anastas (DYS), and more!
ROOTS PRESENTS THE BEST 2017 METAL DEBUTS, PART TWO Week of January 13, 2018 Sat 1/13, 6PM ET Sun 1/14, 1PM ET Mon 1/15, 9AM ET Tues 1/16, 4PM ET Thurs 1/18, 9PM ET Your weekly intensive metal lesson picks up...
Columbia University's Laina Dawes, author of the groundbreaking and barrier-busting WHAT ARE YOU DOING HERE?: A Black Woman's Life and Liberation in Heavy Metal, travels to Münster, Germany, this weekend to deliver a keynote...
Scorching assaults in the icy dark of winter by Mayhem, Darkthrone, Emperor, Thorns, Burzum, Satyricon, Immortal, and more.
The Lurking Fear, Asira, Expulsion, Succumb, Satan's Hallow, Lunar Shadow, Vulture, Zeal & Ardor, Venenum, and more...