Man and Machine: The Making of Judas Priest’s “Painkiller,” with Scott Travis and Attie Bauw
Including interviews with drummer Scott Travis and audio engineer Attie Bauw, this extensive feature explores the combination of superhuman talent and clever engineering that made "Painkiller" a standout example of heavy metal's overwhelming power.
Testament’s Eric Peterson Talks New Album “Titans of Creation”
We exchanged with Eric Peterson, Testament's guitarist and primary songwriter, about the band's incredible 13th milestone "Titans of Creation" (out now).
Death’s Storm, Unleashed: Maestus Conjures Doom on “Deliquesce”
Get lost in an early full stream of the Portland death/doom outfit's captivating sophomore full-length.
Finding Andrew LaBarre
One writer's quest to find the "lost" member of Impaled, Ghoul, and more.
Judas Priest Transcend Nostalgia on “Firepower”
The seminal group roar to life on their first release in four years
“Stained Class”: Judas Priest’s Quantum Leap
An in-depth talk with K.K. Downing and Les Binks about Judas Priest's landmark album "Stained Class" which turned 40 this year
The Rob Halford Interview
The metal god speaks
Cetacean Solve Their “Dichotomy”
Stream the band's expansive new EP
Excessive Cruelty – “Wound Too Tight” (Track Premiere)
Vicious punk featuring ex-members of Strung Up
Extremity – “Crepuscular Crescendo” (Members of Cretin, Agalloch, Premiere)
Ignorant death metal made by smart people