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Metal By Numbers 9/16: The devil believes Stryper’s sales

Posted by on September 16, 2020

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   Have you actually looked at Stryper’s album covers in recent years? From 2013’s No More Hell To Pay and onward, they all depict biblical figures in scenarios that look deserving of their own anime intro […]

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Metal By Numbers 9/11: Metallica orchestrate the sales

Posted by on September 11, 2020

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   I love S&M, so the fact that there’s an S&M2 must mean the world can’t be all bad. If you, like me, didn’t get the chance to see the show last year, you can listen to […]

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70000tons round 10 2020 explained by members of Trollfest, Carach Angren, The Agonist, etc.

Posted by on March 4, 2020

70000tons of Metal by far surpasses any other metal cruise. It’s more than a fan’s all-access pass hanging out with some of their favorite bands. The overall adventure is a vacation with like-minded individuals surrounded by their metal brothers and sisters. It’s an example of how loving and caring the metal community is as it […]

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Best of the Rest: Which British Metal Bands Follow “The Big 4?”

Posted by on November 11, 2019

Judas Priest vocalist Rob Halford recently discussed his one-time ambition to host a show of “The Big 4 of the UK,” which would have emulated The Big Four: Live from Sofia, Bulgaria involving Metallica, Megadeth, Anthrax, and Slayer in 2010. Halford said the UK’s big four would be Priest, Iron Maiden, Motorhead, and Black Sabbath.  […]

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Check out Corey Taylor’s Halloween playlist

Posted by on October 31, 2019

Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor has curated a special playlist just for Halloween. The collection consists of 26 songs ranging from artists Slipknot, Talking Heads, W.A.S.P, Dangerous Toys, Iron Maiden, Public Enemy, Marilyn Manson, Slayer, White Zombie, Venom, Megadeth, Black Sabbath, Judas Priest, Alice Cooper, Behemoth, Motley Crue, and more.  Listen to the playlist below:

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Wacken Open Air 2020 sold out in 21 hours

Posted by on August 6, 2019

For those who were planning on grabbing tickets for next year’s Wacken Open Air festival, it appears you are too late. All 75,000 tickets for the event sold out in just 21 hours. Unlike other ticket sales, WOA organizers have advised festival-goers from buying tickets from third parties. Next year’s event will take place on […]

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Metal By Numbers 7/17: Abbath outstrides the charts

Posted by on July 17, 2019

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   I’m not always sure what to write about in this little blurb. Sometimes it’s a soapbox, sometimes it’s just typical intro fluff. This week, I decided to look into how many album covers […]

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Metal By Numbers 7/10: Moving futha up in the world

Posted by on July 10, 2019

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   No, that’s not a typo in the title. It’s the name of the top debut this week from the Danish/Norwegian/German folk group Heilung. Their music isn’t metal in the traditional sense, but fans […]

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Metal By Numbers 7/3: Bloodsucking sales

Posted by on July 3, 2019

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   I had to do a quick search to check if I already made a “The Stars and Stripes Forever” joke in a previous edition of MBN. And I did. It was just last […]

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Metal By Numbers 6/26: Baroness strike gold (and grey)

Posted by on June 26, 2019

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   There were a lot of boosts in sales this week. It’s interesting how I write “A (number)% drop in sales” so often that when a boost happens I get this odd little beat […]

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