The Story of Indigo Ranch, the Improbably Beautiful Birthplace of Nu Metal
For six years, a 60-acre ranch in Malibu reverberated with some of the harshest music ever put to tape. Then it all burned to the ground.
Terence Hannum of Locrian's New Novel, 'Beneath the Remains,' Is Pure Death Metal Escapism
The experimental musician tackles his greatest challenge yet: a poignant novel about two brothers, set in death metal-era Florida.
Sepultura's 'Chaos A.D.' Is the Anti-Colonial Rallying Cry that Thrash has Always Needed
The social messages of 'Chaos A.D.' are timeless and universal, making it one of the most important metal albums ever recorded.
Longreads Or Whatever
Read an Exclusive Excerpt from 'Relentless: 30 Years of Sepultura'
A new book traces the Brazilian legends' roots (bloody roots).
Well, This is Weird—The Drummer From Sepultura Makes Live Acid Now
Stream a live mix of the project, and read about how death metal kids really hate Mixhell.
This Syrian Kid Is Making a DIY Metal Documentary
Twenty-three-year-old Monzer Darwish is making a documentary about Syria’s underground metal scene on his own, with no money, in a war-torn country where metal bands are considered Satanists. How’s your screenplay coming along?