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.
Thrash Metal Is Going Through Its Second Puberty
Power Trip, Slaegt, and Oozing Wound discuss how thrash has moved on from mid-2000s nostalgia to become a whole new kind of killing machine.
Sick Shit's New EP Is Exactly What Its Name Promises
Stream 'Thick Spit,' the powerfully pissed new seven-inch from these thrashy North Jersey powerviolence punks.
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.'
The Noisey Guide to
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.
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.
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 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
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
Let Power Trip's Ass-Kicking of a Single, "Firing Squad," Galvanize You in These Trying Times
Their appropriately-titled album 'Nightmare Logic' is coming soon.
Meet Super-Shredder Nick Poulos, the Newest Member of Municipal Waste
The Parasytic guitarist is also in Waste side projects Bat and Volture.