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  • Scott Ian of Anthrax
    Scott Ian: Still the man
    With Scott Ian’s role as founder and guitarist for Anthrax, a spoken word tour, and a seemingly endless array of side projects, you might wonder when the thrash metal pioneer had time to write a book. But the New York native always seems to...
  • Rock On The Range 2015
    Some Rock On The Range 2015 bands leaking when they'll perform at festival
    Rock On The Range is still almost five months away, but some of the bands performing at America’s premier rock festival have already leaked – via their websites – what day they’ll be on stage. Bear in mind that nothing...
  • Man pleads guilty to mailing 21 fake Anthrax/Ricin Letters to public officials
    Man pleads guilty to mailing 21 fake Anthrax/Ricin letters to public officials
    On December 12, 2014, the Department of Justice announced that Brian Daniel Norton, age 59, of Cicero, New York, entered a guilty plea to two federal felony counts of conveying false information and hoaxes. He faces a maximum possible sentence of...
  • Scott Ian - 'I'm the Man: The Story of That Guy from Anthrax'
    Book review: 'I'm the Man: The Story of That Guy from Anthrax' by Scott Ian
    Anthrax is unquestionably one of the best – and one of the most successful American metal bands of all time. We’re talking real metal here, so big time bands like Bon Jovi and Poison do not factor into this discussion. But not only is...
  • Scott Ian book talk and signing at Strand Books
    Scott Ian book talk and signing at Strand Books
    Last night, Anthrax co-founder Scott Ian marked the release of his autobiography – “I'm the Man: The Story of That Guy from Anthrax” – with a book signing preceded by a boisterous (and sometimes raunchy) interview with...
  • Scott Ian's Bloodworks
    Scott Ian is back with behind the scenes web series 'Scott Ian's Bloodworks'
    He's back! Nerdist Industries welcomes back thrash metal band Anthrax, Scott Ian and the premiere of his new web series Scott Ian'sBloodworks yesterday, October 7, on Nerdist.com. Ever wonder what the behind the scenes looks like when it...
  • Scott Ian: I'm the Man
    Guitarist Scott Ian resumes talking tour, debuts eye-opening autobiography
    Anthrax founder Scott Ian spent the winter traveling the globe with his first-ever “Speaking Words” tour, spinning ribald tales of his thirty-plus years in one of the world’s premiere heavy metal bands. The bald, goateed guitarist shared stories...
  • Motorboat embarks the high seas with the best of metal
    Motorboat embarks the high seas with the best of metal
    On the afternoon of Monday, September 22, 2014, the Carnival Ecstasy sailed out of Miami Port out to sea with Testament kicking off the five day cruise full of Metal rock musicians and some of their biggest fans.The four nights cruise is to...
  • Motorboat 2014
    Motorhead's Motorboat takes heavy metal to the high seas
    This past week some of metal’s heaviest hitters took to the high seas, along with about a thousand fans on the inaugural Motorhead Motorboat cruise. Claiming the title of “loudest boat in the world”, the ship embarked from Miami,...
  • 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...
  • North Dakota reports first anthrax case of 2014
    North Dakota reports anthrax case in Barnes County cow
    Agriculture officials and the state veterinarian are advisinglivestock producers to ensure animals are vaccinated against anthrax, a lethal bacterial infection in animals and humans caused by Bacillus anthracis.In aNorth Dakota Department of...
  • Anthrax alert at CDC after 75 workers exposed to live spores
    Anthrax alert at CDC after 75 workers exposed to live spores
    75 workers in three labs at the CDC headquarters in Altanta, GA were reportedly exposed to anthrax spores during a breach in standard safety protocols earlier this month. All the employees are currently being monitored for symptoms, and have been...
  • Searching for anthrax
    CDC lab botches handling of anthrax
    As many as 75 laboratory workers may have been unknowingly exposed to anthrax in what appears to be a major biosecurity failure by the Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta, Reuters reported on June 19. It appears that CDC employees working with...
  • African elephant
    Elephant dies from anthrax in Botswana
    An anthrax case and death in anAfrican Elephant (Loxodonta africana) has been reported in Kazima Forest, Chobe National Park, Chobe, Botswana, according to a World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) report Friday.Dr. Letlhogile Modisa, Director,...
  • Dan Spitz
    Dan Spitz- The Courage of Conviction
    As a journalist, I was taught to never write in first person. Present the facts, be objective but never to attach it to me, personally. Today, I break that rule. On occasion, a story comes along, that is so incredible, touches a person so deeply,...