This week, a couple of classic albums celebrate significant milestones, while there might also be a sighting of an orange demon if you look closely enough
The 90s was one of the most important and influential eras in metal history – these are the albums that shaped the decade
Download Festival is famous for bringing together the biggest names in rock and metal – but there's plenty of brilliant new music to discover there, too
Papa Emeritus IV and Trivium's new song, plus our Album of the Week and the answer to one of life's biggest questions
Lindemann gets frisky with a fish (and plenty of cake), plus the Jorvik takeover, Kvelertak, 5FDP and... bigfoot?
Whoa! Metal Hammer have gone all-out 80s in the new issue, complete with an exclusive 80s album poster pack and free Carpenter Brut CD – Excellent!
Faith No More are one of the most influential rock bands of the past four decades – here we retrace the albums that came from this most dysfunctional success story
Metal Hammer launch not one, not two but FOUR incredible bundles of the latest issue, featuring exclusive merchandise
Ten years after Avenged Sevenfold’s beloved drummer passed away, we pay tribute to him in the new issue of Metal Hammer
We spoke to modern-day axemasters Zakk Wylde, Phil Demmel, Matt Heafy and Gus G to find out who the lords of the riff really are