Even metalheads need a bucket list. Here are 42 things every metalhead should do at least once in their lifetime. How many have you ticked off?
Dear Steff Metal When it comes to metal subgenres how important are they? Do you see it as a black/white issue or is it more some shade of gray? *** Since I have just got back from a writers’ conference where a certain light-hearted romp through the world of BDSM […]
When we think back to what first drew us to heavy metal music, most of us would remember the first time we ever heard a metal riff or a shred solo; that loud, rumbling distortion, that soaring melody, the speed of those fingers across the frets. It’s a powerful kind […]
I actually cannot remember my first metal concert. Is that odd? I suppose it depends on what you mean by “metal” and “concert”. The first live music concert I ever saw (apart from a couple of Christian rock bands at the local church) was that horrid pop band 5ive in […]
Last week, in Metalheads 101, we talked about what IS metal music, and boy howdy did it incite some discussion! Genre classifications fascinate me, as it’s essentially a label given to a type of music in order to help record companies market, and yet, it’s impossible to talk to any […]