Though the date is listed as 1985, this footage of the Scorpions filmed at Madison Square Garden was actually shot in 1984 while the Scorps were during the Love at First Sting tour. Tickets were 13.50–a low price to pay for so much metal. Out in support of their ninth studio record, Love at First […]
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Though he was joking, hearing Rob Halford say, in 1982, that the mighty Judas Priest still had a few years in them, sounds ludicrous today as 39 years after this interview, the band is still going strong. And, if we can all continue to get vaccinated (as Halford has urged fans of the band and […]
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When 1984 rolled around, there had been plenty of reports that Van Halen's members were not exactly on the best of terms. That same year, the DLR-era of Van Halen would never play live again after their appearance at the Monsters of Rock Festival on September 2nd in Nuremberg, Germany. Of course, Dave would later […]
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Today for your headbanging pleasure, I’m excited to bring you yet another post about metal bands covering the music of other bands. So far, we’ve featured a post on metal bands covering the Beatles‘ songs, and metal bands covering songs by metal gods Judas Priest. If there’s one thing I’veContinue Reading

We came pretty close to losing both Rage Against the Machine guitarist Tom Morello and Guns N’ Roses guitarist Slash in a Ozzy-related pyrotechnics explosion six years ago. According to Morello in an interview with Howard Stern, both he and Slash were part of Ozzy’s band to perform some BlackContinue Reading

Anthrax drummer Charlie Benante has played shows all over the world, released legendary thrash albums (including a new one), and has become known as one hell of a musician over the years. Though on his Instagram, Benante names his appearance on Married With Children as one of his career highlights.Continue Reading

Decapitated‘s 2006 album Organic Hallucinosis is a bittersweet one to look back upon. On one hand, it’s a phenomenally good album, but on the other it’s the band’s final album before an accident took the life of drummer Witold “Vitek” Kiełtyka and put vocalist Adrian “Covan” Kowanek in a coma.Continue Reading

Melvins toured with Tool twice – once in the late 90s when Tool put out Ænima, and once again in the mid-2000s when 10,000 Days came out. Melvins drummer Dale Crover got pranked real bad during one of those tours. Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading. According to Crover in anContinue Reading

KISS frontman Gene Simmons is nothing if not very confident in his abilities. So, when news started getting around town in the early 80s that Marvel Comics was considering doing a Fantastic Four movie, Simmons thought he would be perfect for the role of “Ben Grimm” aka “The Thing.” Advertisement.Continue Reading

If there is one thing we love learning more about, it’s Black Sabbath‘s obsession with cocaine in the 70s. For example, we learned a few years ago that in 1972, the band had a $75,000 cocaine budget. Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading. Well what did they do with that budget?Continue Reading