12-Year-Old Kid Stuns TV Show Judges with KISS Cover
A Heavy Metal Cover Of Seal’s “Kiss From A Rose”
New Book Says Sharks Like Listening To Heavy MetalWe're not surprised...
Classic Wham! Track Gets A Metal Twist
Ned Flanders Has Inspired A Metal Band Called Okilly Dokilly...do you have to say "Hidey ho there, neighbor" in the mosh pit?
Tonight: Midgets, Metal And MayhemReally...need we say more?
Book Report: Dave Ellefson's 'My Life With Deth'Ellefson was the original bass player in the band, joining Mustaine (who'd just been kicked out of Metallica) in 1983, and staying through the band's split in 2002. Two years later, Mustaine reactivated the band sans Ellefson, but he'd eventually rejoin in 2010, and is still with the band today.
Metal Icons Reinvent Michael Jackson Classics For Tribute Album
Interview: Gene Simmons Talks Religion & Rock Hall, Compares KISS Bandmates to Cancer
Book Report: ‘The Merciless Book of Metal Lists’Last week, we gave you the lowdownon Louder Than Hell: The Definitive Oral History Of Metal, which takes you from the '60s to today. It's a great history lesson, and a very readable one. On the flip side is The Merciless Book Of Metal Lists, which gets into a crucial part of the heavy metal culture, namely, arguing about who is great, who sucks, and who is a poser.
Book Report: ‘Louder Than Hell: The Definitive Oral History Of Metal’The book starts off in the pre-metal era of the '60s, covering the Stooges, the MC5 and Alice Cooper (when "Alice Cooper" represented a band, not just the frontman). It quickly moves to the early '70s, starting with the formation of Black Sabbath and, shortly after fellow Brummies Judas Priest.
Radio.com Inside Out: Metalheads Talking Metal, Starring Rob Halford, Dave Mustaine & MoreWe sat down with some of the icons of the last few decades of heavy metal and hard rock to talk about the culture, why it's so enduring, and how it has changed. Unsurprisingly, Judas Priest's Rob Halford, Corey Taylor (Slipknot, Stone Sour), Phil Anselmo (Pantera, Down), Dave Mustaine and Dave Ellefson (Megadeth) and Jason Newsted (Metallica), all had a lot to say on the matter.