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Any band worth their salt have jammed on a Motörhead song at some point in their career. Here are the 10 best cövers.

The 10 best Motorhead cover versions of all time

Metallica’s pre-Super Bowl show in San Francisco was broadcast online for free – did you see it?

Metallica Super Bowl show to air free online

Iron Maiden’s Killers album turned 35 years old last week. It got us thinking… what were Paul Di’Anno’s best vocal performances from his tenure as frontman?

The 10 best Iron Maiden songs sung by Paul Di'Anno

Metal Blade founder Brian Slagel combs through his label’s back catalogue to pick his 11 favourite releases.

The 11 best releases on Metal Blade, by Brian Slagel

Kiss bassist Gene Simmons doesn’t care what people think of him or his band. Here’s why.

Thinking Out Loud: Gene Simmons

Skindred frontman Benji Webbe was attacked in his hometown of Newport, Wales and received stitches to his neck and face.

Skindred's Benji slashed in knife attack

The BBC aired a documentary about Slipknot’s masks. UK readers can watch it on iPlayer.

Slipknot star in BBC exploration of masks

We premiered Ginger Wildheart’s provocative video for Don’t Lose Your Tail, Girl. “I think the film is a work of art,” he says.

Ginger Wildheart releases provocative 9-minute feminist video

Down were kicked off a Dutch metal festival following Philip Anselmo’s “white power” outburst at Dimebash.

Down pulled from Dutch festival bill

Following this decision, Anselmo issued a second apology via his website and revealed that he told his Down bandmates they should “move on” without him.

Anselmo tells bandmates to 'move on' without him