ROOTS Remembers Alexi Laiho of Children of Bodom | on SiriusXM

We lay prolific Finnish guitar phenomenon Alexi Laiho to rest this week at age 41.

ROOTS of Post-Black Metal | on SiriusXM

Intense new atmospheric waves of expression by Solstafir, Ihsahn, Alcest, Deafheaven, Axioma, Altar of Plagues, Oranssi Pazuzu, and more

ROOTS of 2020 Metal Instrumentals | on SiriusXM

Ranging from the savage to the sublime, instrumental Mastodon, Kirk Windstein, Sweven, Dark Fortress, Cirith Ungol, Metallica, Triptykon, and more.

ROOTS of Classic 1980s Power Metal…and a Metal Mystery! | on...

A power metal mystery! And tracks by like-minded pioneers Helstar, Liege Lord, Jag Panzer, Sacred Rite, Heir Apparent, Omen, Riot, and others

ROOTS of the Youngest Teen Metal Terrors | on SiriusXM

Influential 15-, 16-, and 17-year-olds from the metal bands Sepultura, Possessed, Scorpions, Def Leppard, Emperor, Bathory, and Alien Weaponry

Metal Turns 50: ROOTS of 21st Century Metal Influencers | on...

State-of-the-art metal by Gojira, Mastodon, Lamb of God, Ghost, Power Trip, Baroness, Triptykon, Municipal Waste, Dragonforce, and more

ROOTS of Native American Metal | on Sirius XM

This Thanksgiving week, we bring to the table a metal history lesson uniting fifty years of heavy metal with centuries of North American roots.

Roots of Slayer’s Evil 1985 Masterpiece HELL AWAITS | on SiriusXM

We go track by track into Slayer's Hell Awaits, including the originals plus tributes by Sinister, Fleshcrawl, Angelcorpse & Cradle of Filth

ROOTS Deals Forty Years of Motörhead’s Ace of Spades | on...

November 8 marks the 40th anniversary of Motörhead's Ace of Spades

ROOTS of Italian Horror Metal | on SiriusXM

Join us this Halloween week as we invoke the arcane and melodramatic aura of Italian horror metal bands on SiriusXM's Bloody Roots

Roots of Inspirational Power Metal | on SiriusXM

A triumphant, uplifting hour of inspirational power metal by Demons & Wizards, Lost Horizon, Manowar, Hammerfall, Nocturnal Rites, Dragonforce, and more.

Roots of 21st Century Metal Comebacks | on SiriusXM

Featuring bands dormant for ten years or more, including Carcass, Angel Witch, Cirith Ungol, Exhorder, At the Gates, Sacred Reich, Sleep

Roots Remembers Edward Lodewijk Van Halen | on SiriusXM

This week we remember Eddie Van Halen, the king of heavy metal guitar.

ROOTS of 1990: Thrash Metal’s Hour of Reckoning | on...

Prime 1990 offerings by Destruction, Megadeth, Exodus, Forbidden, Artillery, Anthrax, Prong, Kreator, and Suicidal Tendencies

ROOTS of Infectious Plague Metal | on SiriusXM

Infectious plague- and pandemic-themed tracks by Cannibal Corpse, Death, Slayer, Pestilence, Kreator, Napalm Death, Morbid Angel, and more

ROOTS of Black Sabbath’s PARANOID at 50 | on SiriusXM

Fifty years of Black Sabbath's PARANOID, exploring its creation, bracing lyrics, and tributes by Slayer, Megadeth, Type O Negative, and more

Roots of Killing Joke | on SiriusXM

In the ominous, relentless world of Killing Joke: four decades of heavy tracks and covers by Metallica, Prong, Fear Factory, Behemoth, Helmet

ROOTS of Black Sabbath’s Debut | 50 Years of Metal on...

Roots celebrates the birth of heavy metal and fifty years since February 13, 1970, and the release of the first Black Sabbath LP

ANTIDOTE | NYHC Band of the Week

Matt Warnke, Bold: "Antidote's Thou Shalt Not Kill is one of the singularly sickest, most perfect blasts of hardcore ever created."

ROOTS of Post-Black Metal | on SiriusXM

Sounds from the black metal toolbox—but don't call it black metal—by Solstafir, Deafheaven, Altar of Plagues, Oranssi Pazuzu, and more