With a gruesome but beautiful new animated music video out, and the most extensive Asia tour planned by an Indian metal band, the group are on top.
Two Indonesian scholars and metalheads explore what it means to grow up with heavy metal under the New Order regime and raising children in 2018 in their new book.
As extreme metal ascends, bands like Seether, Wednesday 13, and Black Map are still out there playing turn-of-the-century hard rock to a hardcore faithful.
The former Pantera drummer may be gone, but he left an indelible mark on metal's culture and attitude.
On "Resting in Power" and metal's fear of the dark.
The Grammy-winning Swedish goth rockers' self-fed publicity machine feels corny as hell.
With 'The Sciences,' the band's first album in 15 years, the high priests of heavy metal's weed church demonstrate why they're legends.