35 Years In, Prog-Thrash Greats Voivod Are Still Reaching for Outer Space
Guitarist Dan Mongrain explains how his classical training helped lead the Quebec legends into new dimensions on their 14th album, 'The Wake'.
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I Went to One of Europe's Biggest Festivals and Only Saw Cover Bands
Is spending an entire weekend watching cover bands just as fun as seeing the real Eric Clapton, Red Hot Chili Peppers, or Metallica on the main stage? I decided to find out.
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The $598 Metallica Tour Pass Is Actually a Pretty Good Deal
The metal titans are selling a "Wherever I May Roam Black Ticket" that gets you into all the shows of their upcoming tour.
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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.
Anthrax's Scott Ian Remembers Metallica's "Orion" in Reissue Essay
"Seriously, did they find a bottle of Beethoven pills?"
Metallica Are Releasing a Deluxe Reissue of 'Master of Puppets'
Featuring never-before-bootlegged tracks from the band's "personal collection."
Metal Blade's Brian Slagel Looks Back at 35 Years of Metal Domination
Read our interview with the legendary label founder, and check out an exclusive excerpt from his new book on the wild, triumphant history of Metal Blade Records.
Producer Says Blame Metallica for Shitty Sound on '...And Justice for All'
How a metal classic was robbed of its bass, according to those who produced it.
Why Spotify Lowered the Volume of Songs and Ended Hegemonic Loudness
Your ears will appreciate the end of the "Loudness Wars."
13 of the Raddest Moments in Metal Songs That You Forgot Were Awesome
From the accent hits in "Dead Skin Mask" to the opening riff of "Sons of Northern Darkness," you know 'em when you hear 'em.
Lars Ulrich Isn't Metal's First Knight, Christopher Lee Is
You can't beat the guy who was Saruman.
LA's Most Iconic Rock 'n' Roll Bar Isn't Going Anywhere
The Rainbow Bar and Grill, which just celebrated its 45th anniversary, persists in spite of it all.