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Ozzy Osbourne and Rob Halford Make List of Top Ten Metal Albums

by David Gagnonon July 4, 2017
Not too long ago, Rolling Stone magazine released their list of ‘The 100 Greatest Metal Albums of All Time’. So, as part of the release, Ozzy Osbourne of Black Sabbath and Rob Halford of Judas Priest both released their own top ten lists of their favorite metal albums. While some of these don’t surprise me, […]

Metallica Bassist’s 12 Year-old Son Filling in on Bass for Korn

by David Gagnonon April 18, 2017
Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo’s 12-year-old son Tye will be playing bass for Korn for their upcoming South American tour. Due to unforeseen circumstances, the band’s longtime bassist couldn’t make the tour, according to a post on Korn’s Facebook page, but should be able to rejoin the band for their North American tour coming up in […]

Behemoth, Lamb of God, and Slayer to Tour North America

by David Gagnonon March 2, 2017
Rumors were flying a few days ago about a possible tour between Behemoth, Lamb of God, and Slayer. But now, it has been confirmed! The mighty trio will be touring North America for six weeks beginning in Bemidji, Minnesota on July 12 and ending in Phoenix, Arizona on August 20. Slayer and Lamb of God […]

Metallica Announces ‘WorldWired’ North American Tour

by David Gagnonon February 13, 2017
Today Metallica announced their “WorldWired” North American tour in support of their newest album Hardwired…To Self-Destruct. The “WorldWired” tour is to be produced by Live Nation and starts in Baltimore, Maryland at the M&T Bank Stadium. From there the tour will crisscross North America as the band makes their first official North American tour since 2009. […]

Metal 101: Where to Get Started?

by David Gagnonon February 13, 2017
New music can be terrifying for those who don’t know where to start. Do you start with newer material that’s come out recently, or do you go back to the older material? Unfortunately, there is no right or wrong answer. If you like something you hear, stick to your guns and see if you can […]

Top 10 Metal Albums of 2016

by David Gagnonon January 24, 2017
I won’t lie when I say that I was nearly overwhelmed by the amount of material that came out of the metal scene this year. Veteran bands still blowing fans away with new material, while newcomers set out to make their mark as well. This years top list was a struggle to make, shifting through […]