Last year heard from the O’Keefe Music Foundation was when they had an 8-year-old girl pulverize a cover of Sepultura’s “Roots Bloody Roots.” Now, the Foundation, which has made millions of metalheads grin with their students’ […]
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Last month, it was announced that a tribute album dedicated to Metallica’s 1991 self-titled ‘Black Album’ was in the works to honor the record’s 30th anniversary. Now, the cover of Metallica‘s “Don’t Tread On Me” […]
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If there’s one thing metal fans know about Charlie Benante, it’s that he works his ass off. Not only does the drummer play in thrash pioneers Anthrax, he’s also a dedicated artist and designer who […]
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Punk metal vets Venomous Concept continue their incredible recording streak with new covers of of Deep Wound, Davie Bowie, Black Flag and Halo of Flies.
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Last year saw Eddie Van Halen, pioneering guitarist and driving force behind legendary party rockers Van Halen, pass away at the age of 65. Not only did Eddie teach a whole generation what it was to be cool, […]
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It might be hard to believe, but in the late ’90s metal and ska were pals. The Warped Tour ska-punk crowd had an appreciation for the cheese of ’80s metal, partly out of an ironic […]
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For New York City’s End of Hope, there’s no time to waste on flowery, circuitous bullshit. This quartet of dudes from around the Big Apple’s rock and metal scene play the kind of sludgy, punky […]
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