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  • Scott Ian -I’m The Man -The Story Of The Guy From Anthrax
    Book Review -Scott Ian -I’m The Man -The Story Of The Guy From Anthrax
    I have been waiting for this book ever since last year when I heard it was going to happen . I was at one of Scott Ian’s spoken word performances’ last year at the Cleveland Agora when it came up during his performance . The book is a...
  • Inside Metal
    Inside Metal filmmakers seek fan involvement in LA music documentary
    The creators of the "Inside Metal: The Pioneers of LA Hard Rock and Metal" documentary film series, which features the biggest names of 80's metal, offers metal fans a chance to be included in these historical movies through...
  • 10 amazing, yet underrated albums of the 1990s
    10 amazing, yet underrated albums of the 1990s
    The 1990s were filled with some of the greatest rock music ever recorded, much like the 1970s. We had Nirvana, U2, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Lauryn Hill, Alice in Chains, Pearl Jam, Soundgarden, and even some Springsteen. With so many great bands...
  • Metallica, other stars set Guinness World Records
    Metallica, One Direction, and other stars set Guinness World Records
    For the Guinness Book of World Records 2015 edition, out September 10th, a few well-known names in the mainstream music scene will make an appearance in the world-famous book. According to Rolling Stone Magazine, hard rock group Metallica took the...
  • Rodrigo y Gabriela
    Metallica’s Robert Trujillo joins Rodrigo y Gabriela for a Metallica medley
    The most metal flamenco guitar duo on planet earth, Rodrigo y Gabriela, recently had the honor of being joined onstage by Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo during their show at the iconic Red Rocks Amphitheater in Morrison, Colorado on August 17...
  • Metallica Through the Never
    Review of Metallica’s 'Through the Never'
    One of my pet peeves when it comes to concert films is when the filmmaker feels it necessary to intercut band interview footage during a concert performance. Just try to watch Black Sabbath’s The Last Supper and you’ll know what I mean...
  • Doug Hinton
    New Blakened eyewear line is inspired by music
    There were several eyewear suppliers with music tie-ins at the recent International Vision Expo & Conference trade show at New York’s Javits Center, but none more musically inclined than Spokane-based Davesh’s new Blakened line for...
  • Dolly Parton outdraws Metallica at Glastonbury Music Festival
    Dolly Parton outdraws Metallica at Glastonbury Music Festival
    Country music legend Dolly Parton closed the Glastonbury Music Festival Sunday, hitting all the right notes on her way to immortality. Singing her hits and joking with the massive crowd, the Tennessee diva finished the festival as the top draw --...
  • Metallica Through the Never
    Movie Review: "Metallica Through the Never" rocks your world
    “Metallica Through the Never” manages to be both a love letter to the band’s fans and one hugely entertaining concert movie. Director Nimród Antal covers a performance by the band from just about every conceivable angle inside a...
  • Lords of Summer Should Be Working On New Music
    Lords of Summer Should Be Working On New Music
    As heavy metal fans we love it when our favorite band releases anything new. Earlier this year Metallica played a new track called "Lords of Summer" at one of their concerts and the fan reaction of course was one of excitement. Within...
  • This is Your Life
    Ronnie James Dio receives loving musical tribute from 'This is Your Life'
    Last month marked the four year anniversary of Ronnie James Dio's tragic death from stomach cancer. The singer's status as one of heavy metal's truly legendary voices was cemented early as Dio served time fronting such formative groups...
  • South Texas band Shattered Sun a hybrid metal experience
    South Texas band Shattered Sun a hybrid metal experience
    Shattered Sun categorizes their music as a hybrid incorporating melodic tones with a sound derived from a variety of metal genres from thrash to speed. Based in Southern Texas, the band grew up listening to 80s metal and consider bands like...
  • Today in Rock: April 11
    Today in Rock: April 11
    Today in music history:There were several significant events on this day between the years 1957 and 2011.On this day in 1957 Elvis Presley's “All Shook Up” hits number one in the US.On this day in 1958 Stuart Adamson, future...
  • Metallica Lars Ulrich
    Metallica hopes to release new album in 2015
    Metallica took a break from their "Metallica by Request" tour to do an interview with Argentinian show "La Viola," where drummer Lars Ulrich hinted to a possible studio album release in 2015.Metallica has not released an album...
  • Metallica album And Justice for All
    Metallica producer Flemming Rasmussen visits Rock Hall, teaches master class
    I always pored over album liner notes as a teen (still do), even when the technical details were compacted into squinty-eyed fine print inside the cassette J-cards of the ‘80s. When I first scanned the name of Metallica’s producer...