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Viral Video: Philip H. Anselmo and Comedian Dave Hill Star in ‘Metal Grasshopper: Episode One, “Origins”‘

Viral Video: Philip H. Anselmo and Comedian Dave Hill Star in ‘Metal Grasshopper: Episode One, “Origins”‘

Phil Anselmo has teamed with comedian Dave Hill for a new web series called “Metal Grasshopper.” In Episode 1, “Origins,” Anselmo reluctantly agrees to share his heavy metal wisdom with delusional manchild Dave Hill. Watch below and let us know what you think. The episode stars Philip H. Anselmo (Pantera, Down, Superjoint Ritual, The Illegals, […]

Mastodon Respond to Claims that “The Motherload” Music Video Is “Sexist”

Mastodon Respond to Claims that “The Motherload” Music Video Is “Sexist”

Mastodon drummer-vocalist Brann Dailor has defended his band’s new music video, “The Motherload,” against accusations that the clip is sexist. (If you haven’t seen the controversial clip–or want to watch it again–you can view it here.) In an interview with Pitchfork, Dailor said: “I know! I’m really upset. I don’t know. The last thing that […]

Atreyu Release New Song, “So Others May Live,” for Free Download

Atreyu Release New Song, “So Others May Live,” for Free Download

Earlier this week, SoCal metalcore stalwarts Atreyu, who recently became active again after a three-year hiatus, announced that they had a big surprise in store for fans on Friday, September 5. Well, the moment has arrived. The band has released the brand new song, “So Others May Live,” as a free download for fans and […]

Dope Premiere New Song and Video, “Selfish”

Dope Premiere New Song and Video, “Selfish”

For the first time in five years, Chicago industrial-metal outfit Dope is releasing a brand new music video for their newest track “Selfish.” Directed by Edsel himself, this is the first music video the band has unleashed to the masses in five years. “Very excited to begin sharing new Dope music with our fans,” says […]

Review: He Is Legend — Heavy Fruit

Review: He Is Legend — Heavy Fruit

After a five-year hiatus from songwriting, North Carolina sludge-rock quintet He Is Legend craft an unusually satisfying blend of styles on their fourth album, building on their previous records. “No Visitors” starts the album off with a bang, with powerful melodic choruses spliced between groovy southern riffs. This dynamic recurs throughout ‘Heavy Fruit,’ and what […]

Scarlet Johansson Kicks Serious Ass in Latest Clip from New Luc Besson-Directed Film ‘Lucy’

Scarlet Johansson Kicks Serious Ass in Latest Clip from New Luc Besson-Directed Film ‘Lucy’

Scarlet Johansson meets Luc Besson in the new action movie Lucy, which opens in the U.S. July 25. If one of the hottest women on the planet teaming up with the man behind The Professional, The Fifth Element, and The Transporter movies isn’t enough to get you stoked, you’re clearly not a hot-blooded male, but […]

Deftones Frontman Chino Moreno Recommends Five Non-Metal Albums for Metalheads

Deftones Frontman Chino Moreno Recommends Five Non-Metal Albums for Metalheads

It’s pretty obvious from Deftones’ albums like White Pony and Diamond Eyes (as well as his work in side projects Team Sleep, Crosses and Palms) that frontman Chino Moreno loves plenty of music that falls outside the standard boundaries of hard rock and metal. Here, Moreno shares just a few of the many non-metal albums […]

Actor Christopher Lee, 92, Releases Heavy Metal EP, Metal Knight — Video

Actor Christopher Lee, 92, Releases Heavy Metal EP, Metal Knight — Video

In honor of his 92nd birthday, actor Christopher Lee (pictured above in the role of Saruman in Lord of the Rings) has released an EP of metal covers called Metal Knight. The EP, which consists of seven tracks based on the character of Don Quixote, was recorded with Italian metal band Rhapsody of Fire. Two […]

Monster Energy’s AFTERSHOCK Festival Announces Lineup Including Rob Zombie, Godsmack, Weezer, and More

Monster Energy’s AFTERSHOCK Festival Announces Lineup Including Rob Zombie, Godsmack, Weezer, and More

The third annual Monster Energy’s AFTERSHOCK Festival returns to Discovery Park near downtown Sacramento September 13 & 14, 2014 bigger than ever with a massive lineup including Godsmack, Weezer, The Offspring, Rob Zombie, Five Finger Death Punch (back by popular demand), Limp Bizkit, Rise Against, Chevelle, AWOLNATION, Seether, Mastodon, Pennywise, Bad Religion and many more. […]

The Revolver Golden Gods Awards Show Returns with America’s Biggest Night of Hard Rock and Heavy Metal

The Revolver Golden Gods Awards Show Returns with America’s Biggest Night of Hard Rock and Heavy Metal

Slayer Debuts New Song “Implode” During Surprise Performance Black Sabbath Takes Home Album of the Year Honor; Five Finger Death Punch Awarded Song of the Year Guns N’ Roses Close the Show with Epic Headlining Set; Nicolas Cage Presents Ronnie James Dio Lifetime Achievement Award to Axl Rose The Revolver Golden Gods Awards Show returned […]