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Dirty Deeds author Mark Evans is probably the only known core ex-member of a giant musical entity ever to be invited and then (after...
This week we mourn and mark a place in metal history for death metal pioneer Frank "Killjoy" Pucci of Necrophagia.
WORD CUP 2016
The Adolescents, Saccharine Trust, White Flag, the Last, Dead Issue Will Play Sept. 8 for WE GOT POWER! Party; Likely Swan Song for Track...
Party with me, punker! From Sept. 8 through Oct. 6, Track 16 Gallery Santa Monica will...
Following in Bloody Roots tradition, this annual holiday show recaps the year's most epic metal instrumentals.
WRC Rally Cup
...Guitar World and MacWorld, anyway. You're looking at PocketGuitar, a six-string emulator for iPhone and...
Look to the stars and listen for tracks by Gojira, Black Sabbath, Candlemass, Voivod, Blood Incantation, Satyricon, Iron Maiden, and more
Recently I got the chance to write a quick tribute essay about Grave for a collection covering their Century Media years. I've been as...
We look at the development and diversions explored in metal's lost years by Kreator, Rob Halford, Dio, Saxon, Iron Maiden, Napalm Death, Testament, Death, and more.
Demolition Hammer's excellent "Skull Fracturing Nightmare" sits here ready for rescue, but I've been battling my infernal analog-digital converter for over a month now....
I'm working on a metal logos book with the mighty Mark Riddick, and he turned me onto this insanesterpiece, the logo for Hermaphrodite Jihad...
The grave-ripping sounds of Invidious, Repugnant, Necrovation, Tribulation, Decapitation, Stench, Morbus Chron, Bastard Priest, Repuked, and more!
The decadent autobiography of HANOI ROCKS co-founder Andy McCoy, "Sheriff McCoy: Legend of Hanoi Rocks", will soon be available in English for the first...
This week's metal history lesson shines a beacon in the black metal underworld to locate the formidable terror of female-fronted bands.
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.
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
Grave-gargling Swedish death metal by Entombed, Dismember, Tiamat, Unleashed, Carbonized, Nirvana 2002, Therion, and Meshuggah
Delayed 1986 debuts by Repulsion, Necrophagia, Death, Master, Sepultura, Morbid Angel, Slaughter (Canada), and more. What happened?
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
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