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…


Metallica Hardwired ...To Self Destruct Album Review

Metallica ‘Hardwired…To Self Destruct’ Review

Eight years in the making, the most eagerly-awaited Metallica album ever is finally upon us. So to celebrate the impending release of Hardwired… To Self-Destruct, here’s my review of this year’s … Continue Reading…


Rock n’ Metal Detector – Scanning the field for hidden treasures.

Europe: The Final Countdown. The Moment 5 Young Swedes Sent Glam Rock Into Outer Space. It’s been 3 ‘I can’t believe it’ decades since Sweden’s soft metallers released their album … Continue Reading…


Alter Bridge - The Last Hero Review

Alter Bridge – ‘The Last Hero’ – Heroic Album Number 5?

Yeah, it’s big riffs, massive choruses & uplifting lyrics in troubling political times. Welcome back Alter Bridge. Always loved Alter Bridge. I got into their top-notch Blackbird record nearly 10 … Continue Reading…


Airbourne - Breakin' Outta Hell Album Review

Airbourne – Breakin’ Outta Hell Review

It’s album number 4 from the Aussie rabble rousing rockers, and that my good brethren can only mean one thing. Yes! More chest beating anthems in the spirit of pissed up … Continue Reading…


Judas Priest Albums Order -judas-priest-the-complete-albums-collection

Judas Priest Albums Order

Here’s a list of the Judas Priest albums order. They include studio, live and compilation records in their order chronologically. Judas Priest are one of the true pioneers of heavy metal. Their sound … Continue Reading…


A Tribute To Judas Priest - Metal Forge Volume 1

A Tribute To Judas Priest – The Metal Forge Volume 1

I usually swipe Metal Hammer Magazine off the rack & when I do it’s always nice to find a nice little gem like this free giveaway CD. And not any … Continue Reading…


Ronnie James Dio - This Is Your Life Review

Ronnie James Dio – ‘This Is Your Life’ Review

When his peers and many of his fans banded together to play homage to the Rainbow/Dio/Sabbath legend, I knew it was one hell of a good idea. Tipping their hats to the late … Continue Reading…


Sabaton - The Last Stand

Sabaton – ‘The Last Stand’ Review

I first heard Sabaton after receiving a free cd given away by metal hammer magazine. The track was a live version of ‘Ghost Division’ recorded at Woodstock, Poland. Sure enough, … Continue Reading…


Maiden Heaven Volume 2

Maiden Heaven Volume 2- A Tribute To Iron Maiden

Maiden Heaven Volume 2– An All-Stars Tribute to British Metal Legends Iron Maiden is finally here. Released with Kerrang Magazine Issue 1623 this 15 track free CD giveaway is the … Continue Reading…


A Tribute To Dimebag Darrell- Getcha Pull

A Tribute To Dimebag Darrell- Getcha Pull!

A Tribute To Dimebag Darrell- Getcha Pull! Released in 2009 by Metal Hammer Magazine, this features 13 Pantera covers by many big names paying tribute to the Texan titan such … Continue Reading…


Babymetal - Metal Resistance Album Review

Babymetal – Metal Resistance Review

Tokyo teen metal sensations Babymetal have arrived once again for that difficult second album kick starting this April. & Remarkably, it’s a belter which will definitely do no damage to shrink their massive fanbase. After … Continue Reading…


Master Of Puppets 30th Anniversary

Metallica Master Of Puppets 30th Aniversary

This month of March sees the anniversary of Metallica’s Master of Puppets album, one of the most influential heavy metal albums to grace the 80’s. At the time of its release in … Continue Reading…


Metal Allegiance CD Cover

Metal Allegiance Digipak CD & DVD Review.

The Metal Allegiance CD got pushed through the door by the Postie this morning and it’s since been rabidly torn from the cellophane cover. Now, as the disc gets it’s eagerly anticipated spin … Continue Reading…