How experimentation of appearance and makeup allowed artists to push boundaries visually and creatively
In honour of World Mental Health Day Hammer speaks to the experts about how we can take positive action to help those struggling with mental health problems
More and more iconic music venues are closing across the UK and world - how do we stop it from happening?
Bassist and chief lyricist Pete Wentz chooses his favourite tracks, from the hits to the ones that almost didn’t happen
Harry Potter himself might be a bit of a goodie twoshoes who can't look after an owl for shit, but some of the people he encouters are as metal as they come
We chat to Lacuna Coil's vocalist Cristina Scabbia about the early days of her musical career and how she feels about the term 'female-fronted metal'
Interview: Epica singer Simone Simons talks sexism, dirty jokes, and why the term '‘female-fronted metal’ is totally outdated
Sickness! Tequila! Vaginas! We jumped aboard a plane to see what happened when Bullet For My Valentine took on Knotfest Mexico, and find out where they’re heading next
Apparently rock fans are going to “freak out” when they hear the new album. In a good way, or bad way?