Mike Shinoda Listens to 'Reign In Blood': "I'm Going to Piss Off Slayer Fans"
The Linkin Park co-founder and solo artist might be the only person who’s played Ozzfest and worked with Rick Rubin who's never checked out Slayer’s 1986 thrash classic.
Power Trip's "Hornet's Nest" Is Proof They Can't Be Fucked With
The Texas thrash boys release a new walloper of a single via Adult Swim.
Darkest Hour Go to the Desert for Windswept "Enter Oblivion" Video
Watch the DC stalwarts' new music video for a ripping track off their latest album for Southern Lord, 'Godless Prophets & The Migrant Flora.'
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The Guide to Getting into Metallica
With ten studio albums, a handful of official live releases, and an extensive reissue campaign well underway, it may seem a bit daunting to find a suitable entry point, so here are five.
Richmond Thrashers Earthling Level Up on a Ripping New Record
Stream 'Spinning in the Void,' the stellar new album from this rising extreme metal quartet, out now on Forcefield Records
This Trans Metalhead Stepmom Is Making a Historic Run for Office in Virginia
Danica Roem is not only the first transgender person to run for the Virginia House of Delegates—she’s also the first member of a metal band to do so.
Briefcasefest Is a Macabre Grassroots Festival for Heavy Metal Fans of All Ages
In its fifth year, the fest brings a well curated line-up of metal and hardcore groups from across the world.
Dhaka's Extreme Metal Scene Worships the Old School
Bangladesh's most densely populated city also boasts its highest concentration of killer death, black, and thrash metal bands.
Taipei’s Extreme Metal Scene Provides an Unlikely Home for Its Misfits
In Taiwan, choosing a life in the underground punk and metal scene means going against everything the dominant culture holds dear.
Power Trip Wants to Build a New Underground Resistance
The politically-charged Texas thrashers aren't afraid to speak out against oppression—and as vocalist Riley Gale told us, there's a lot of work to do
Why Midnight’s New 4-Song EP Has 21 Bonus Tracks, And Other Tales From The Vinyl Vaults
Metal maniac Athenar goes off on NWOBHM covers, vinyl hunting, and the band's new compilation, 'Shox Of Violence'
Slayer's Tom Araya and Paul Bostaph Talk Rights, Regrets, and the Constitution
During filming for the first episode of Noisey Shreds, we sat down with the thrash metal legends, and got political