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Headbanger’s Brawl: Rock n’ Roll hall of fame 2020 snubs

Posted by on October 16, 2019

Yesterday (15th) the nominees were announced for the 2020 Rock N’ Roll Hall of Fame. While we were happy to see artists including Motörhead, Judas Priest, Soundgarden and Nine Inch Nails get nominated, we still haven’t seen bands such as Iron Maiden, Alice in Chains, Slayer, and Megadeth make the cut. When we saw Phil […]

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Fun Ways to Unwind during the Weekend

Posted by on October 9, 2019

Fun Ways to Unwind at the Weekend Routines are useful for keeping a busy life in order, but they can also get in the way of having a good time. When you look back on your experiences at a future age, do you want to see a life filled with work and drudgery or one […]

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Should Musicians Switch From Smoking to Vaping

Posted by on October 9, 2019

  There was a time when smoking was seen as something rebellious and cool. The habit appealed to people that wanted a classy and unconventional look. The traditional cigarette was an essential part of the image of musicians like Bob Dylan, Axl Rose, and Keith Richards. This influenced teens to smoke, just like their favorite […]

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The Best Ways To Find Collaborators For Your Music

Posted by on October 8, 2019

Until fairly recently, there used to be two ways of making music as a solo musician. You either actively sought out collaborators, or you did all the work on your own. Both work for some musicians. Extroverted musicians often love going out, meeting strangers, and making plans to work together. Many other musicians want to […]

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Win a Trip to Las Rageous 2019, Featuring Rob Zombie, Bring Me the Horizon and More!

Posted by on September 24, 2019

This year’s Las Rageous festival, set to take place at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center on October 18 and 19, has a little bit for everyone. Especially the diverse lineup consisting of acts Rob Zombie, Bring Me the Horizon, The Used, Fever 333, I Prevail, Whitechapel, He Is Legend, Atreyu, and more. You can check up […]

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Have you ever tried to write lyrics for metal songs?

Posted by on September 6, 2019

Have you ever tried to write lyrics for metal songs? It’s not as easy as one might think. To start, the majority of lyrics for metal songs are written in English even when the band is from a country with a different mother tongue. English lyrics are more understandable all over the world, so if […]

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Headbanger’s Brawl: What do we REALLY think of Tool’s ‘Fear Inoculum’?

Posted by on September 6, 2019

Tool are not one of those bands who make one listen albums, you have to give their music time to breathe. So much time that according to Maynard James Keenan, the new Tool album was “fantastic eight years ago.” While one of us has written a review for Tool’s first album in thirteen years, Fear […]

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These games pay tribute to some of the legends of metal

Posted by on August 30, 2019

These games pay tribute to some of the legends of metal  Gaming, and in particular casino gaming, has always had close ties with the world of metal and hard rock. Ace of Spades, one of those metal songs familiar even to those who ordinarily listen to classical or K-pop, is all about the turn of […]

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KISS said goodbye to NYC (again) on End of the Road tour – 8/20/19

Posted by on August 21, 2019

Many said goodbye to KISS on their Farewell tour back in 2000. The group has obviously resurrected from the dead and have been livin’ it loud for nearly two decades. These legends have released two albums since their prior farewell run with 2009’s Sonic Boom and 2012’s Monster, as well as toured across the globe […]

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How Metal Music Positively Affects Fans’ Health

Posted by on August 20, 2019

Studies have shown that metal music has many positive effects on the mental health of enthusiasts that listen to this type of music.

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