Tool reveal that frontman Maynard James Keenan received death threats from fans over delays in releasing upcoming album Fear Inoculum
Also starring: a Tool mini mag, a Killswitch Engage art print, and a thrash sticker set... plus Faith No More, Killswitch Engage, Volbeat, Halestorm and much more
Connor Betts who opened fire killing nine people over the weekend was in Menstrual Munchies who sang about extreme violence against women
A look back at all the mistakes the Mercury Prize made in not nominating a metal album for 27 straight years
The new issue of Metal Hammer features nine exclusive Slipknot covers, a tribute CD and an exclusive art print – on sale now!
It's World Emoji Day! Here are ten songs with the words replaced by grinning faces. Can you name them all?
The mighty Slayer played their last ever UK show at Download festival. Here's what we'll miss about their live performances
We talk Metallica at Twickenham, the ten year anniversary of Copenhell and Birmingham's Home of Metal exhibits
The new issue of Metal Hammer is a Sabaton spectacular, featuring an exclusive cover interview, a free sticker pack and a free collectable Sabaton tank!
We coo over the new issue of Metal Hammer featuring Sabaton and discuss the highlights of this year's Download
Ray Burton, father of late Metallica bassist Cliff Burton, remembers the formative years of the rock icon.