Category Archives: Top 10

Metallica’s album openers, ranked

Posted by on November 18, 2016

In 2016, the album is almost a lost art form. We live in a streaming and singles world, and the sequencing and flow of an album is something that’s not paid as much attention to as it has been in the past. Regardless, there’s no better way to set the tone for what’s about to […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 10: Megadeth songs featuring Nick Menza

Posted by on May 23, 2016

This year has been rough for the music community with the loss of many magnificent artists who created some of the most iconic pieces of music in history. Over the weekend we lost former Megadeth drummer Nick Menza and, while we may not have him with us anymore, his input with Dave Mustaine and company […]

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Artist Vincent Castiglia’s 10 favorite metal album covers

Posted by on April 15, 2016

Artist Vincent Castiglia is well-known not just for his art, but for his medium, which is human blood. If that rings a bell, then you’re probably most familiar with his work that was done on a canvas known as Slayer and Exodus guitarist Gary Holt’s guitar. The guitarist gave 18 vials of his blood to […]

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Metal Insider’s top 10 most shocking moments of 2015

Posted by on December 23, 2015

As we look back at 2015, it was a pretty batshit crazy year all around. There were tons of releases, almost as many tours, and as jaded at the metal community is, there are always a handful of things that take everyone by surprise. Given the way the year wound up, the #1 most shocking moment […]

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Metallica’s James Hetfield shares his ‘Top 10 Thingz of 2015’

Posted by on December 15, 2015

At the end of every year, everyone has a top 10 of anything that happened during those 365 days. They could be top 10 best releases of the year like the ones these amazing writers recently shared or top 10 events that really made a positive impact on that person. While some artists like Scott […]

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