"He was the band, really. We were all a part of the band, but he was the most irreplaceable one out of all of us."  —Ozzy Osbourne laying well-deserved praise on guitar god/God, Tony Iommi during episode #33 of Rick Rubin's Broken Record podcast (2020). There is perhaps no other lineup in heavy metal history […]
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It finally happened! Nandi Bushell, the 11-year-old music prodigy appeared on stage with Foo Fighters last night, August 26th, at the Fabulous Forum for an inspiring rendition of "Everlong." Grohl introduced Nandi to the crowd and recapped their epic drum battle. “One day I picked up my phone, and my friends were all texting me […]
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The German Paralympic team is getting pumped the hell up for this year's Paralympic Games with some Rammstein. In return, Rammstein has posted a handful of trailers for the German Paralympic team featuring their music on their YouTube channel. Check 'em all about below. As for Rammstein, they've got a pretty lengthy tour lined up […]
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So, sure. I wrote that headline and believe me, I'm still trying to process seeing footage of Iron Maiden (in wigs no less) performing a terrible version (on purpose) of "Gimmie Some Lovin’" (originally written and recorded by The Spencer Davis Group in 1966) on a 1989 episode of the BBC drama The Paradise Club. Once […]
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Exodus drummer Tom Hunting is cancer-free, according to a new message from guitarist Gary Holt. Hunting was diagnosed with having squamous cell carcinoma, a form of cancer earlier this year. He successfully underwent a full gastrectomy on July 12 to remove the cancerous gastric tumors. Holt has been using his social media to provide updates. Today, […]
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As a forever fan of heavy metal folklore, here's a nice throwback to 1988 and the not-so-secret gig Iron Maiden played at the storied Brooklyn, New York heavy metal club, L'Amour. Maiden was billed as Charlotte and the Harlots –a nod to their song "Charlotte the Harlot," (1980), and is part of the band's four-song […]
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