Saturday, August 11, 2018

"Iron Maiden: inside the astonishing heavy metal circus

We bear witness to Iron Maiden's Birmingham extravaganza, a riot of pomp and pyrotechnics

"Opinion: Why metal bands should still give religion the middle finger

Behemoth are back to their blaspheming ways again, and they should be praised for doing so

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Monday, August 6, 2018

Monday, July 23, 2018

"Meet the man who's re-recording the history of Heavy Rock

In 2015, Mos Generator's Tony Reed put an astonishing collection of note-for-note cover versions of heavy rock classics online. Now they're finally out on vinyl and CD

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

"Playlist: A guide to modern post-punk

Playlist: A guide to modern post-punk
NAUT bassist Andi Effe talks us through the best post-punk songs to have been released in the past five years

Sunday, July 8, 2018

"10 Most Underrated Rap-Metal Songs

10 Most Underrated Rap-Metal Songs
Not to be confused with nu-metal (although it commonly is), rap-metal has produced some great stuff courtesy of groups like...

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

"Remembering Vinnie Paul: A true metal hero

Pantera drummer Vinnie Paul died last week at the age of 54. Here, Hammer writer Mörat pays tribute to his late friend

Monday, June 18, 2018

"Wacken is Paving the Way for VR Festival Streaming

Wacken is Paving the Way for VR Festival Streaming
Wacken Open Air is one of the world’s biggest and best-loved heavy metal music festival. It is held every summer...

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Sunday, June 3, 2018

"Pink Floyd: The Best Albums

Pink Floyd: The Best Albums
From essential classics to reputation-establishing standouts, these are the Pink Floyd albums you should buy... and one you shouldn't