Joseph Aprill’s Top Albums of 2019
An Invisible Oranges newcomer reflects on his return to writing in his first year-end list.
Decibel’s Albert Mudrian Talks Magazine’s Ever-Popularizing Metal + Beer Fest (LA Edition …
We caught up with the Decibel Magazine editor-in-chief to explore the ins and outs of arranging the now two-city Decibel Metal & Beer Fest -- the LA edition is at The Observatory this weekend, Philly edition coming April 2020.
Heavy Metal Movie Madness #2: DIY Death, Featuring Don Coscarelli’s “Phantasm”
Dive into Phantasm's do-it-yourself horror ethos with echoes of Possessed, Entombed, and more.
Jaz Coleman Talks Killing Joke Fame (and Future), Touring with Tool, Conspiracy Theories, …
We spoke with the enigmatic frontman of Killing Joke and learned… some things, most notably, a lesson.
Angel Witch Conjures the “Angel of Light” (Interview)
Angel Witch's Will Palmer and Kevin Heybourne discuss their lengthy career and new album in an exclusive interview.
Idle Hands Bring Back the Metal On New Video “Give Me To The Night” (Interview)
Watch Idle Hands's new music video and read an interview with the new metal saviors who are about to head out on tour with King Diamond.
Mayhem Embraces Their Inner “Daemon” (Interview)
Mayhem guitarist Teloch discusses the inner mechanisms of the black metal legends' new album "Daemon."
Heavy Metal Movie Madness #1: Folk Horror, Featuring “The Wicker Man” and “Midsommar”
In a brand-new column, movie/metal buff Joseph Aprill decodes depictions of paganism from 1973's The Wicker Man and this year's indie hit Midsommar with the help of bands like Iron Maiden, Agalloch, Cradle of Filth, and more.
Mork’s Icy Norwegian Black Metal Froze the High-Noon Sun in Las Vegas’s Deadly Heat (Inter…
We sat down with Mork mastermind Thomas Eriksen after the band's showstopping Psycho Las Vegas 2019 set to talk inspiration, experience, and fandom in a growing black metal scene.