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11 Unforgettable Iron Maiden Moments
To celebrate one of metal's greatest bands, we’ve put together these 11 Unforgettable Moments.
System of a Down Perform ‘Pictures’ for First Time in 17 Years, Unleash More Deep Cuts at …
System of a Down broke out a bunch of songs they haven’t played in over a decade, most notably 'Pictures,' which System haven’t performed live since 2000.
Chris Cornell’s Brother Peter Writes Loving Tribute to Soundgarden Legend
Peter Cornell offered his sympathies outward, writing he’s sorry for the loss we as fans have suffered.
Chris Jericho Talks New Fozzy Album, Future Plans + Argument With Record Label to Push ‘Ju…
With the Y2J bug at its most infectious, Fozzy fandom has also spiked drastically with the release of 'Judas.'
Alice in Chains’ Jerry Cantrell Reflects on Chris Cornell’s Death: ‘It’s Always Going to H…
Like many others, Jerry Cantrell held the belief Chris Cornell was 'the last guy in the world I thought that would happen to.'
Tool Perform ‘Eulogy’ for First Time in 16 Years, Maynard James Keenan Delivers Message to…
Though 'Eulogy' has long been a fan favorite, Tool have left the track out of their live show since 2001.
10 Greatest Cover Songs of All Time
All 10 of these acts were able to harness a classic or little known song and arguably create a better version that’s been celebrated by millions.
10 Greatest Acoustic Metal Songs
Acoustic metal? Seems like an oxymoron, but some of metal’s greatest bands have crafted legitimate masterpieces with little more than an acoustic guitar.
Corey Taylor Opens Up About Being Sexually Assaulted at Age 10
In an episode of Viceland’s 'The Therapist,' Corey Taylor reveals he was sexually assaulted at the age of 10 by a neighborhood teenager.
America’s Foremost Hard Rock + Metal Festival Promoter Outlines Security Practices Followi…
Danny Wimmer Presents, promoter of Rock on the Range, Chicago Open Air, Aftershock and other festivals, offer their take on concert security following the terrorist attack in Manchester.
System of a Down’s John Dolmayan: Lack of Progress on New Album is ‘Very Disheartening’
Though John Dolmayan is disheartened about System of a Down's progress on their sixth album, he has high praise for the material they've written so far.
Soundgarden Front-of-House Engineer: Chris Cornell Was ‘Out of Character’ at Final Show
Offering another close-up account of Cornell’s state on May 17, engineer Ted Keedick claims Chris was 'out of character from note one of the show.'