” Sometimes the simplest things are the most profound. My job is to bring out in people & what they wouldn’t dare do themselves “
In memory of Eric Wagner of Trouble and the Skull, a day of reckoning w/ Black Sabbath, Cathedral, Candlemass, the Obsessed, Reverend Bizarre
Metallica's Black Album via Mongolia, reggae royalty, German techno, the Middle East, a Danish church, plus Lemmy, Nightrage, ICS Vortex...
1981's genre-defining heavy metal records by Saxon, Iron Maiden, Def Leppard, Holocaust, Tank, Venom, Raven, Motörhead, Girlschool, and more
We celebrate the life of modern metal drummer and pathfinder Joey Jordison, aka #1 of Slipknot.
Japanese champions Flower Travellin' Band, Sigh, Dir En Grey, Loudness, S.O.B., Defiled, Babymetal, Doom, and more.
Our track-by-track replay of Black Sabbath's Master of Reality, w/ rehearsal and live material plus tributes by Sleep, Cathedral, and White Zombie.
Savage Blood, Brave the Cold, I the Intruder, Make Them Die Slowly, Scolopendra, Godthrym, Hypernaut, Sacred Outcry, and others
Our extended welcome to 2020 debuts by Schizophrenia, Symbolik, Glacier, Meurtrieres, Cult of Lilith, Sweven, Konvent, Faidra, and others.
Grave-gargling Swedish death metal by Entombed, Dismember, Tiamat, Unleashed, Carbonized, Nirvana 2002, Therion, and Meshuggah
Chaotic, kinetic early '80s metallic hardcore by Discharge, D.R.I., Negative Approach, Raw Power, Die Kreuzen, G.B.H., Broken Bones, and more
Delayed 1986 debuts by Repulsion, Necrophagia, Death, Master, Sepultura, Morbid Angel, Slaughter (Canada), and more. What happened?
Shred your head w/ Van Halen, Yngwie Malmsteen, Racer X, Joe Satriani, Morbid Angel, Carcass, Pantera, Dragonforce, Les Paul, Archspire & more
In memory of Lemmy Kilmister, "Fast" Eddie Clarke, and Philthy "Animal" Taylor of the golden era Motörhead band
The inspirational origins of Slayer, Sabbath, Judas Priest, Maiden, Sepultura, Napalm Death, Pantera, Behemoth, Lamb of God, Gojira & more
Fill your ears with the oozing jalapeño honey of Black Sabbath, Melvins, Celtic Frost, Obituary, Neurosis, Autopsy and Eyehategod
Beatdowns from this polished era of DIY hardcore expression w/ Strife, Rorschach, Converge, Earth Crisis, Madball, Candiria, Integrity, Hatebreed, Skitsystem, and more
Metal defenders decrying pollution, waste, and environmental abuse, w/Carcass, Gojira, Exodus, Kreator, Metallica, Lamb of God...
Gruesome classic 1990 records by Deicide, Cannibal Corpse, Napalm Death, Obituary, Nocturnus, Paradise Lost, and Entombed
This week's ferocious metal history foray revives the passion and fury of Brazil's over-the-top frenzied headbanger invasion
Christian bands, anti-Christian blasphemers, and nondenominational metal bands that pull fire and brimstone from Bible stories