Category Archives: Lists

Corey Taylor reveals his ten favorite metal albums of all time

Posted by on June 28, 2017

While Corey Taylor is busy on the road touring with KoRn, Babymetal, Skillet and more, supporting Stone Sour’s new album Hydrograd out this Friday (30th) via Roadrunner Records, and beefing about chicken with Nickelback frontman Chad Kroeger, he managed to free up some time to share his favorite metal albums. Rolling Stone recently compiled an […]

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Ozzy Osbourne reveals his top ten metal albums of all time

Posted by on June 26, 2017

Rolling Stone caught up with Ozzy Osbourne while they were compiling their list of 100 best metal albums of all time. We already discovered Judas Priest frontman Rob Halford and Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich’s favorite metal albums are and now, it’s Osbourne’s turn. His top ten list has a pretty solid mix, with bands like […]

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Exclusive: Rolling Stone senior writers discuss creating the “100 Greatest Metal Albums of All Time” list

Posted by on June 22, 2017

Let’s be honest, sometimes metal fans can be a bit snobbish. For instance, Rolling Stone could publish a list of the 100 top metal albums of all time that does a marvelous job showcasing the diversity of the genre (which they did), and fans can still find something to whine about. Yet many of those […]

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Let’s argue about ‘Rolling Stone’s Top 100 metal albums ever

Posted by on June 21, 2017

It’s not an enviable position to come up with a list of the 100 top metal albums of all time. There are so many different genres to consider. Bands that were considered “metal” back in the day sometimes barely qualify as rock these days. And the genre is 47 years old. However, Rolling Stone has made […]

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6 reasons to pick up new book ‘666 Days of Metal’

Posted by on April 14, 2017

It has been a while since Metal Insider scribe, Chip McCabe, had a byline on the site, but not without good cause. McCabe has just announced the publication of his new book, 666 Days of Metal, via Amazon. 666 Days of Metal is based off of a blog McCabe ran from 2012-2014 where he wrote […]

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