Category Archives: Metal By Numbers

Metal By Numbers 5/21: Sales beyond the veil

Posted by on May 21, 2015

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. The debuts are a bit bare bones this week (actually the charts are pretty small in general). That’s partly because of two bands I chose not to include: Incubus and Hinder. Nothing personal against […]

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Metal By Numbers 5/15: The quest for Kamelot

Posted by on May 15, 2015

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. So, MBN on a Friday huh? What gives you might ask? Well, pretty soon we’re going to start getting our new music releases on Fridays anyway, so oh well. Anyway, most of you will […]

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Metallica are still selling a lot of albums

Posted by on May 8, 2015

While we live in a world that’s increasingly turning to streaming, there are still a lot of people buying music. Granted, it’s less and less every year (except for maybe vinyl), but there are still some bands that continue to sell CDs and MP3s. Take, for example, Metallica. While the Black Album is the biggest-selling […]

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Metal By Numbers 5/7: Meanwhile on the charts…

Posted by on May 7, 2015

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. We like to think we know our audience here at Metal Insider. As such, I expect we’ll get more than a few cries of disdain and objection when the masses discover that we have, […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/30: Buried by sales

Posted by on April 30, 2015

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Oddly, we have more debuts this week than last week’s post-Record Store Day charts. Granted, not all of these releases were as ¬†highly anticipated as a Metallica demo, but still a good week for […]

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