Our pick of the finest death metal deep-cuts
Eight unexpected lightning storms to illuminate this week's rock'n'roll weather forecast
With latest album Hellbound giving good review, Buckcherry's Josh Todd reveals the 10 albums that made him the rock'n'roll thoroughbred he is today
Mike Oldfield's eighth studio album, 1983's Crises, saw him riding a wave of new popularity in the 80s
Back To Live: Live music is almost here. In the meantime whet your appetite with the greatest live rock albums of all time, as voted for by you!
Singer-songwriter Lucy Dacus opens up about the records that have influenced her most, from The Cure to Big Thief and LCD Soundsystem
Back To Live: Following Download Pilot, we look at the ten things we missed the most about festivals – from daft costumes to surprise sets
Back To Live: Flaming Lips have always been a band with a knack for thinking outside the box, and their approach to surviving the pandemic was no different. Here, Wayne Coyne talks lockdown, live music and getting back to 'the new normal'
Exclusive: On a remote Scottish farm in 1971, Paul McCartney created Ram, an album that would save his soul - even if it meant severing ties with John Lennon
From Genesis to The Who, Iron Maiden bassist Steve Harris reveals the songs that shaped him
We celebrate the riotous festival that established Ozzy Osbourne as the Godfather of heavy metal and unleashed Slipknot upon the world
Ska punk has long suffered from a credibility problem – but these 10 forgotten anthems prove it's a genre that deserves way more love than it gets
Lose yourself with the 13 best over-ear headphones for the most immersive way to hear your music, including Bluetooth over-ears and wireless cans
The Bobby Fuller Four looked set for greatness after I Fought The Law hit the US Top 10, but within six months Fuller was dead
Manics bassist Nicky Wire was so taken with A Farewell To Kings, the 1977 album Rush recorded in Wales, that he bought the desk they recorded it on
Although never rock A-listers, enduring Scots Nazareth have a recorded catalogue peppered with timeless bluesy rock gems. These are their best albums