Poll: If The Big 4 Became The Big 5, Which Band Should Be Added?

Poll: If The Big 4 Became The Big 5, Which Band Should Be Added?

Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth, and Anthrax, have collectively become known as “The Big Four” of thrash metal. If they were to do another concert and add another band, which one of these bands deserves the spot the most? Each of these bands has been an important and historical part of the “Thrash” movement over the years. But, unfortunately, only one can be voted as the rightful heir to the “Thrash Metal” crown.  You have until October…

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Watch Metallica Perform Live Cover Version Of Van Halen’s “Runnin’ With The Devil”

Watch Metallica Perform Live Cover Version Of Van Halen’s “Runnin’ With The Devil”

Metallica is currently on tour for the Hardwired To Self Destruct Album. While in Pasadena California, the band paid tribute to the mighty Van Halen with a live performance of “Runnin’ With The Devil”.  The band then  transitions into their classic “Seek And Destroy”.

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XS ROCK’s Top Hard Rock And Metal Albums Of 2016

XS ROCK’s Top Hard Rock And Metal Albums Of 2016

XS ROCK’s Top 20 Hard Rock And Metal Albums Of 2016 01. Metallica-Hard Wired         02. Testament-Brotherhood         03. Megadeth-Dystopia         04. Anthrax For All Kings         05. Amon Amarth-Jomsviking         06. Metal Church-XI         07. Otep-Generation Doom         08. Death Angel-The Evil Divide         09. Dead Daisies-Make Some Noise      …

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Get A Free MP3 Download of Late Megadeth Drummer Nick Menza’s Cover Version Of Creeping Death

Get A Free MP3 Download of Late Megadeth Drummer Nick Menza’s Cover Version Of Creeping Death

Head over to the late Nick Menza’s Official Website at http://www.menzajamz.com/ and download a free mp3 of Nick’s cover version of Metallica’s Creeping Death. Menza’s cover version of Metallica’s “Creeping Death” / Creeping Deth 2.0 features James Lomenzo (bass) ex-Megadeth and guitarist/vocalist Davor Garasic from the Croatian thrash metal band Sufosia. When Megadeth needed a drummer in 1989, Nick Menza was asked by Dave Mustaine to join the band. Menza first played live with Megadeth on May 12,…

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Metallica: Hardwired To Self Destruct (Deluxe Edition)

Metallica: Hardwired To Self Destruct (Deluxe Edition)

Artist: Metallica Album: Hardwired To Self Destruct (Deluxe Edition) Genre: Metal Label: Blackened Recordings Release Date: November 18, 2016 Review: Metallica is without a doubt one of the best metal bands around. But, they haven’t exactly been without their share of ups and downs as far as their albums go. So here goes my opinion. The first three albums, Kill Em All, Ride The Lightning and Master Of Puppets are all legendary, classic albums. After…

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Watch Every Video From Metallica For Every Track On Hard Wired To Self Destruct

Watch Every Video From Metallica For Every Track On Hard Wired To Self Destruct

Watch All Of The Videos Below: Metallica stated: The countdown clock is ticking and with less than 48 hours to go to Hardwired…To Self-Destruct (depending where you live, of course) we thought it might be fun to give you a steady diet of visual teasers before the clock strikes midnight on November 18th! As you may have read here and there, we got just a little ambitious and worked with some incredible imaginative, innovative, directors…

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Watch Metallica Play “Enter Sandman” With Kids Toy Instruments

Watch Metallica Play “Enter Sandman” With Kids Toy Instruments

Metallica performs their classic metal hit “Enter Sandman” with Jimmy Fallon and the Roots. Enter Sandman was originally released as the first single from their eponymous fifth album, Metallica in 1991. The music was written by Kirk Hammett, James Hetfield and Lars Ulrich. Vocalist and rhythm guitarist Hetfield wrote the lyrics, which deal with the concept of a child’s nightmares. The single achieved platinum certification for more than 1,000,000 copies shipped in the United States, spurring…

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Metallica: Hardwired…To Self-Destruct (Deluxe)

Metallica: Hardwired…To Self-Destruct (Deluxe)

Artist: Metallica Album: Hardwired…To Self-Destruct (Deluxe) Genre: Metal Label: Blackened Recordings Release Date: November 18, 2016 Track Listing: DISC 1 01. Hardwired 02. Atlas, Rise! 03. Now That We’re Dead 04. Moth Into Flame 05. Dream No More 06. Halo On Fire DISC 2 01. Confusion 02. ManUNkind 03. Here Comes Revenge 04. Am I Savage? 05. Murder One 06. Spit Out The Bone DISC 3 01. Lords Of Summer 02. Ronnie Rising Medley (feat. A Light In The Black, Tarot Woman, Stargazer & Kill The King) 03. When A Blind…

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Diamond Head Start North American Tour

Diamond Head Start North American Tour

  DIAMOND HEAD will  begin their longest North American tour in their 40-year career tomorrow! Expected to include songs that span their extensive recording catalog, the band’s set will feature selections from their popular, self-titled new album. The band has launched a special contest for fans to celebrate the tour.  Fans are invited to post their best #AMIEVILFACE selfie on their personal Instagram pages.  Simply include @diamond_head_official and the show that you are attending and…

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Listen To Metallica’s New Song Atlas Rise!

Listen To Metallica’s New Song Atlas Rise!

Metallica have posted the following along with their new video for Atlas, Rise! Less than three weeks now until all twelve new tracks from Hardwired…To Self-Destruct are cut loose for good and today we’re proud to bring you the third and final sneak peek from the album, “Atlas, Rise!” Hopefully, you will hear it on your local radio station and check out the video by Clark Eddy, our master editor and the unsung hero of…

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