Sepultura - Roots the story behind the song

Sepultura Roots – The Story Behind The Iconic Album & Song

How the Brazillian Thrash kings made an adventurous journey towards new metal territory. By 1996, Sepultura had established themselves as the last word in cutting edge metal. Considering they had … Continue Reading…


Skid Row - Skid Row Cassette Tape

The Golden Age Of 80’s Rock We’ll Never Likely Hear Again! – 86-89

Before the Seattle grunge movement nailed the coffin firmly shut on the bloated corpse of ‘Hair Metal/Cock Rock’, there was a golden era that came to pass, never to be repeated. … Continue Reading…


Metal Hammer Issue 288

Metal Hammer Magazine 30th Anniversary Collectors Edition

Metal Hammer Magazine’s most recent Issue for the month of October 2016 is their 30th anniversary. So here from Rocknmetalcollectables I’d like to wish them all the very best for … Continue Reading…


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My ‘Fallen Heroes’ Heavy Metal Battle Jacket

I recently searched online to find a denim vest to make my battle jacket. Once that was done the next part was to find some patches to sew on. Browsing … Continue Reading…


Thrash - Back To Skool

Thrash – Back To Skool From Metal Hammer Magazine Issue 167, 2007

At a time that couldn’t have been more perfect, I’ve just discovered this fitting gem over the U.K Bank Holiday. And for many of us who’ve enjoyed a holiday or … Continue Reading…


Rock n’ Metal News- Kiss, Sister & Maiden.

Kiss Rocks Vegas In Cinema’s Kiss, The Detroit Rock City Megastars are to bring their incredible concert onto a cinema screen near you. These cinematic shows filmed at Las Vegas will be … Continue Reading…


Lemmy Statue at The Rainbow Bar & Grill

Good news for Rock n Metal fans as it’s fantastic to announce the crowdfunding efforts for a Lemmy Statue have reached the target of $21,000 getting the project firmly underway. So … Continue Reading…


Bloodstock 2016 Line up

Bloodstock 2016 Line up- Who’s on When?

Bloodstock 2016 line up. Who’s on When? Find out who’s playing on the Ronnie James Dio Stage here on the 11th – 14th August Catton Park Derbyshire. The ever popular metal … Continue Reading…


Guns n Roses Nightrain-The story behind the song

Guns N Roses Nightrain -The story behind the song

Nightrain was GNR’s homage to one of their greatest influences. The E&J Winery Manufacturers Fortified Wine of the same name. Night Train- which was high in percentage, but more importantly, … Continue Reading…


lemmy Funeral

Lemmy’s Funeral & Memorial Service

It’s just under an hour’s wait until the Funeral Service of Lemmy. Here as I am biding the time to celebrate the life of the Gravel-voiced frontman of legends Motorhead, I … Continue Reading…


Are Rock Cassettes making a comeback

Are Rock Cassettes making a comeback? For the love of the C-90

Recent times have seen the old trusty cassette make a comeback & play into the hands and ears of eager rock lovers. With artists such as Slayer, Motorhead & Nirvana releasing … Continue Reading…


Best Rock Tracks of the Year 2015

Best Rock Tracks of the Year 2015

Metal Hammer Magazine has just given away a free CD entitled ‘Monsters of 2015′ with their January issue to wrap up the year, and what a belter it is. Featuring Japenese … Continue Reading…


Black Sabbath & Iron Maiden Download 2016

Sabbath & Maiden for Download Festival 2016

Holy Smoke! or should I say Sabbath Bloody Sabbath! Because indeed Sabbath and Maiden are to share the bill for Download 2016. This is an amazing event as they are my two all … Continue Reading…


The Story Behind Iron Maiden's Empire Of The Clouds

The story behind Iron Maiden’s Empire of the Clouds- R101Airship

The story that inspired Iron Maiden’s track ‘Empire Of The Clouds ‘was taken from the R101 airship disaster which engulfed in flames and incinerated it’s victims one fateful night in … Continue Reading…