- 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
- NYHC Band of the Week
- 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
- Teen Movie Hell
- Teen Music Hell
- Touch and Go Book
- Van Halen Book
- We Got Power
WORD CUP 2016
We ride hard and sweaty in bullet belts and black leather with Bulldozer, Sodom, Disfear, Midnight, Inepsy, Iron Bastards, Tank, Girlschool, Superchrist, Gehennah, and more!
MURDER IN THE FRONT ROW: Day in the Dirt! Slayer, Exodus, and Suicidal Tendencies Played on a Plywood Stage on This Day in 1983
The plywood stage went up in Berkeley on today's date in 1984, and Exodus, Slayer, and Suicidal Tendencies bonded and bled.
WRC Rally Cup
I'm working on a metal logos book with the mighty Mark Riddick, and he turned...
Fly into a whirlwind pit tour of Europe, featuring over 30 years of classic and state-of-the-art hardcore punk from Germany, Sweden, Spain, Finland, Italy, France, the Netherlands, Belgium, and beyond.
By popular demand (of a few dedicated misanthropes), here's a follow-up to the Samhain [Denmark] demo posting of a couple years ago. Within a year of releasing that "The Courier" demo, it dawned on the young Danes that the Samhain name was taken, and they switched to the snappy moniker Desexult and began besieging the world in demo tapes in earnest.
Don Argott and Demian Fenton have completed their documentary, Last Days Here.
Tony Rettman will lead a panel of reunited Youth of Today members to discuss NYHC: the book, the music, and the scene Tony's writing chronicles, celebrates, and brings to life with elbow-to-the-eyeball immediacy
While Swedish death metal rules supreme, and Norwegian black metal inflames imaginations, Nordic neighbors in Finland have created a stunning roll call of top quality, highly original metal bands.
Would it blow your mind to know the song was not originally about smoking pot at all? Whoa!
Mid-1980s Pacific Northwest splatter punks The Accüsed and tightly-wound melodic death metal masters At the Gates.
Four years ago, David Markey and Jordan Schwartz threw the loudest book release party in known recent history.
Razor-sharp attacks from Accept, Wolf, Wehrmacht, Loincloth, Darkthrone, Warhead, Municipal Waste, the Acacia Strain, Gallows, Overkill, Squalus, and more.
Ferocious assaults from Megadeth, Overkill, Slayer, Destruction, Kreator, Celtic Frost, Razor, Hirax, Artillery, Agent Steel, Possessed, and Anthrax
Discharge, Agnostic Front, Negative Approach, Raw Power, Die Kreuzen, G.B.H., Broken Bone, SNFU, Dr. Know, Angry Samoans, Circle Jerks, Black Flag, Suicidal Tendencies, and more
We herald the thirty-year anniversary of LEFT HAND PATH, the debut masterpiece by Swedish death metal masters ENTOMBED
Blasting the raw energy of early demo tapes by Megadeth, Metallica, Hellhammer, Morbid Angel, Carcass, Death, Nasty Savage and others.
Join us for an overwhelming deluge from the class of 1980 including Judas Priest, Iron Maiden, Motörhead, Diamond Head, Angel Witch, Saxon, and more.
We go track by track through Hell Awaits, including the Slayer originals plus tributes from Sinister, Fleshcrawl, Angelcorpse, Cradle of Filth and others.
Epic vintage heaviness by Black Sabbath, Judas Priest, Rush, Rainbow, Thin Lizzy, Scorpions, and—a glimpse of the rise of punk—Motörhead and the Dead Boys.
This week's metal history lesson taps the seven nations of Central America—Panama, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Belize, and El Salvador
early dinosaur steps by original proto-metal pioneers Budgie, Deep Purple, Captain Beyond, Sir Lord Baltimore, November, Flower Travellin' Band, Pentagram, Dust, Atomic Rooster, and early Judas Priest and Scorpions
Fifty years since February 13, 1970, and the release of the first Black Sabbath LP
The Roots of Pre-Sabbath Heaviness | 50 Years of Metal I on SiriusXM Week of February 1, 2020 Sat 2/1, 6PM ET Sun 2/2, 1PM ET Mon 2/3, 9AM ET Tues 2/4, 4PM ET Thurs 2/6, 9PM ET Happy and heavy...
Sweden's Opeth, Germany's Sodom, Brazil's Sepultura, China's Suffocated, France's Alcest, Iceland's Solstafir, plus entries from Finland, Norway, Poland, Russian, and Latin-America