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Biting Heads Off Bats: 5 Insane Urban Legends About Ozzy Osbourne

Before he was a reality star and long before he became the husband of television celebrity Sharon Osbourne, Ozzy Osbourne was the Prince of Darkness and Undisputed Dark Lord of rock and roll. As a star with six decades in the music business, first with Black Sabbath and then on his own, it goes without […]

Nothing Can Prepare You For The Sounds Of GRINDMOTHER!

This is just too much fun not to share! We just stumbled upon the Bandcamp page for the grindcore outfit GRINDMOTHER, which features the most unlikely of angry lead singers. A 67 year old Canadian woman who goes by the moniker of “Grindmother.” NPR got the full scoop on the band who just put out […]

SLAYER Unleash Brutal New Video For “You Against You”

SLAYER is back with the second music video from their latest album “Repentless,” and as we uncovered in our interview with Felissa Rose a few months back, director BJ McDonnell (HATCHET III) who helmed the previous self-titled video is back and this is the 2nd of an intended trilogy of SLAYER videos. The “Repentless” video […]

Check Out This KORN / FRIDAY THE 13TH Mash-Up!

Horror movies and heavy metal are a fairly great match made in heaven… well, hell. So it’s always fun to see various mash-ups between popular horror franchises and metal bands. Here’s a totally bizarre, yet cool one. Ever think to mix a tribute to FRIDAY THE 13TH’s Jason Voorhees to the soundtrack of Bakersfield native […]

ANTHRAX Bring The Pain In The New “Blood Eagle Wings” Video

I love that fact that Slayer, Megadeth and now Anthrax all have new albums out and they’re all awesome. Part of the fun of this resurgence from some of heavy metal’s most celebrated titans is seeing these new music videos surface. This isn’t the old days of MTV where you’d have to censor graphic material. […]

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The Scariest Heavy Metal Album Ever Made!

When you watch a movie like THE GATE or DEATHGASM, and they talk about crazy cursed albums with the ability to bring about the end of days, I’m pretty sure they are referring to this 1987 album. “Abigail” was a concept album from Danish heavy metal master King Diamond. “The concept album” (which was big in […]

The 13 Scariest Heavy Metal Album Covers [NSFW]

Since the dawn of rock and roll, there have been detractors who heard the devil in the music. Years later the offshoot “heavy metal” began to take shape and officially embraced the idea of horror in popular music, featuring disturbing lyrics, confrontational themes and Grand Guignol album covers that many well-intentioned parents wouldn’t even allow […]