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10 Places to Find Heavy Metal Music News

I know, you’re serious about your tunes and you need heavy metal music news or you feel clueless. I’ve been there.

Let me guess…you woke up this morning, exhausted your favorite Pandora station, only to realize you had no idea what was really up. So, you turned on your local radio station and still can’t get the ins and outs…

Top Thirteen Most Important Metal Anthems

Try as I might, and I did try, I couldn’t keep this list to only ten. In fact, it should be bigger. This list is a little bare, but it definitely defines the mosh pit days of thrash metal. A genre that’s near-and-dear to my heart, I wish today’s metal reflected the raw rebellion of crunching guitar riffs with vocals…

Songs that Shaped Music: “Lick it Up” Kiss

Not everyone is a Kiss fan. I, however, am a huge Kiss fan. The huge marketability of this band pushed their record sales to second only to the Beatles. You’ll notice that Kiss makes my lists more than once. If you’ve ever seen Kiss in concert you understand what makes this the hottest band in the world.

Kiss is as…

Songs that Shaped Music: “Enter Sandman” Metallica

Once a huge Metallica fan, I lost interest when their black album was released. Many people accused them of selling out with this album. I’m not sure if i agree with that but I still recall Lars going after Napster. Remember Napster?

As an artist myself, I believe all artists should be paid for their work. But there was…

Amazing Cover Songs: Shout by Disturbed

The different sub-genres of heavy metal get confusing for every one, including me. Industrial metal? Progressive metal? I forget which box Disturbed fits into. Frankly, following the hundreds of different rock genres is exhausting .

I loved this band the first time I heard “Down with the sickness” well over a decade ago. A driving beat pounding to lyrics…

Amazing Cover Songs: Lowrider by Exodus

I can still remember when this Exodus album was released. This was the early days of thrash metal as we know it. Metallica, Anthrax, Slayer and Megadeth had made their mark and the likes of Testament, Sepultra, Kreator, Exodus,  and a little later Pantera began growing this Heavy Metal sub-genre. More than two decades later thrash metal has changed…

Amazing Cover Songs: Last Caress/Green hell by Metallica

“I got something to sa-ay. I killed your baby today”  From the $5.98 EP, Metallica outdid themselves with this cover song from the legendary Misfits punk band. As the heavy music genre lines became blurry in the 80s, die hard thrash metal fans joined hard core punk fans in mosh pits when Metallica released their short but extremely popular…

Watch this Video: Craziest Eddie Van Halen solo ever!

Rock n’ Roll guitar legend, best known for his work in Van Halen, is largely responsible for a record number of today’s guitar heroes and tomorrow’s guitar players. When he hit the scene, lead guitar as we knew it changed. Check out this amazing video of Eddie dong what he does best.

“WARNING:THIS video may cause serious injury or death,…