Meet the real James Hetfield – the mountain-man of metal whose background helped define the course of Metallica, through bust-ups, tragedy, alcoholism, drug abuse and breakdowns
He’s gone from punk rock upstart in the 70s to MTV royalty in the 80s to grizzled-yet-unrepentant survivor today. This is the story behind the sneer.
In the era of 80s pop and hair metal, AC/DC went back to basics on a pair of self-produced albums that are about as popular as a permed mullet today.
The Black Sabbath singer gives us his thoughts on stardom, family life, drugs, ups, downs, life, death and just about everything in between.
This week, Linkin Park will play their debut album Hybrid Theory in full at a record fourth headlining appearance at Download. Here’s a reminder of where their journey began...