Sometimes artists come into the public eye fully formed…other times, not so much. Below, check out ten famous musicians who went through some interesting growing pains before becoming hard rock and metal gods. 1. Tony Iommi Back when Black Sabbath were still called Earth, Tony Iommi stepped out for a moment to play with fellow […]
Summer’s over, and class is back in session! While you’re busy cracking open all those textbooks, here are 10 metal songs you can blast that will provide you with a few history lessons while you’re banging your head. And while some of the subject matter covered here might be presented with a bit of, um, artistic […]
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Former Manowar drummer Scott Columbus passed away yesterday, April 4th, at the age of 54. The cause of death has not yet been disclosed. The news was first reported via ex-Manowar guitarist Ross the Boss’ Facebook page and was corroborated by Columbus’ girlfriend of almost four years, Nancy, who wrote on the drummer’s Facebook page, […]
Nearly 30 years after releasing their debut, Battle Hymns, Manowar haven’t merely reissued and remastered the landmark record—they’ve rerecorded it entirely, and to mostly outstanding results. Arguably the band’s greatest album, it offers some of the meatiest riffs and anthemic songs the battle-metal stalwarts have ever recorded. Even all these years later, Eric Adams’ multi-octave […]