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ROOTS of 1990: Death Metal’s Big Breakout | on SiriusXM

Gruesome classic 1990 records by Deicide, Cannibal Corpse, Napalm Death, Obituary, Nocturnus, Paradise Lost, and Entombed

Bloody Roots of the 1980s Brazilian Metal Assault | on SiriusXM

This week's ferocious metal history foray revives the passion and fury of Brazil's over-the-top frenzied headbanger invasion

ROOTS of Christian-Inspired Metal | on SiriusXM

Christian bands, anti-Christian blasphemers, and nondenominational metal bands that pull fire and brimstone from Bible stories

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

Who is this unknown 1980s power metal band? Can you identify this song?

Roots of Death/Thrash Metal | on Sirius XM

Hectic thrash and dark, brutal death collide in tracks by Sadus, Slaughter (CA), Massacra, Demolition Hammer, early Sepultura, Pestilence

Roots of 1985: Thrash Metal’s Arrival | on SiriusXM

Frantic high-velocity assaults by Megadeth, Overkill, Slayer, Destruction, Kreator, Celtic Frost, Agent Steel, Hirax, Possessed, and Anthrax

ROOTS of Gothic Romance Metal for Valentine’s Day | on SiriusXM

We pour out our dark hearts with the passion of Amorphis, Moonspell, Type O Negative, the Gathering, Opeth, Slayer, and others

ROOTS Looks at the NWOBHM in 1981 | on SiriusXM

Essential and genre-defining heavy metal classics by Saxon, Iron Maide, Tygers, Venom, Raven, Motörhead, Girlschool, Tank, and more

ROOTS of 2020 Metal Debuts, Part Two | on Sirius XM

More 2020 metal debuts, inc. Savage Blood, Brave the Cold, Make Them Die Slowly, Scolopendra, Godthrym, Hypernaut, Sacred Outcry, and others

ROOTS of 2020 Metal Debuts | on Sirius XM

Show up and show your support for a global array of recent arrivals including Schizophrenia, Symbolik, Glacier, Meurtrieres, Cult of Lilith, Possessed Steel, Faidra, Sweven, Konvent, and others.

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