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With a touring event dubbed ‘Dio Returns,’ the hologram and backing band will visit Europe this winter with plans to hit U.S. festivals in 2018.
Local Hero Plays Metallica’s ‘Seek and Destroy’ on Front Lawn
Decked out in a bathing suit, hat and what looks like a red cape, this dude took to his lawn to give Free Metal to his neighbors and passersby.
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It takes effort to care this little about playing and with one leg up on the bass drum, he turned being chill into performance art.
10 Greatest Metal Riffs of the 1980s
With the advent of thrash and the New Wave of British Heavy Metal further advancing to metal’s forefront, a golden age of music ruled the decade.
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Watch Kids Lose Their Minds to Iron Maiden
The best reactions came when the kids were shown a collage of Iron Maiden’s album art, each prominently featuring Eddie the Head on the cover.
Iron Maiden’s ‘The Trooper’ Meets Michael Jackson’s ‘Beat It’ in Seamless Mashup – Best of…
This might be the greatest pop-meets-metal mashup we’ve ever heard.
Loudwire Podcast #23 – Iron Maiden vs. Judas Priest Debate (with Don Jamieson)
With the help of 'The Metal Show' co-host Don Jamieson, we debate the eternal question -- Iron Maiden or Judas Priest?
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Twisted Sister Suing Rock Carnival Promoter for Unpaid Farewell Show Fees
Twisted Sister were supposed to receive $200,000, but have reportedly only been paid $50,000 of their show money so far.
Metalhead Weeps After Receiving Dean Razorback as 16th Birthday Gift From Late Father
This young man lost his father shortly before turning 16 years old, but that didn’t stop dad from giving his son an incredible gift.
World’s Drunkest Black Metal Band, Azazel, Perform Live on Finnish MTV
Azazel, who we’ve dubbed the World’s Drunkest Black Metal Band, have stumbled all the way to the top.