World exclusive Slipknot interview in the new-look issue of Metal Hammer

Slipknot issue

So, Metal Hammer has had a big redesign. This is a new era for our magazine, which means a brand new look, new regular features and more access to the biggest and best names in metal than ever. 

And, to kick off our next chapter, we have a beast of a cover for you, including exclusive new art by Tom Newell. 


For this month’s cover feature, we sit down for a world exclusive interview with Slipknot legends Corey Taylor, Clown and Joey Jordison to get the full, uncensored story behind All Hope Is Gone, getting the definitive look inside the end of an era for the very first time. 

Slipknot feature in Metal Hammer

And, as well as the interview itself, you also get an exclusive Slipknot Guide To Life book, plus a giant art poster with two different, exclusive illustrations

Also in the new-look Hammer, we take a look at the new Babymetal comic!

Babymetal comic

We go inside Lords Of Chaos, the controversial new black metal movie, chatting to director Jonas Åkerlund and Mayhem legend Necrobutcher.

Lords Of Chaos feature

We talk to Amon Amarth about their epic new documentary.

Amon Amarth feature

And we dissect Metallica’s classic covers album Garage Inc, with some help from the bands who influenced it.

Metallica in Metal Hammer

We unite two modern day rifflords, Baroness’ John Baizley and Clutch’s Tim Sult.

Baroness And Clutch

And find out what led Coheed And Cambria to re-embrace the Amory Wars.

Coheed And Cambria in Metal Hammer

We’re also packing a free CD featuring 15 killer new bands you need to hear right now.

And there’s new-look reviews, new-look new band pieces and a whole lot more you’ll have to open up and find for yourself!

Come get stuck in to the next chapter of Metal Hammer with us. It rules. We promise. In stores now! And available online.


Metal Hammer

Founded in 1983, Metal Hammer is the global home of all things heavy. We have breaking news, exclusive interviews with the biggest bands and names in metal, rock, hardcore, grunge and beyond, expert reviews of the lastest releases and unrivalled insider access to metal's most exciting new scenes and movements. No matter what you're into – be it heavy metal, punk, hardcore, grunge, alternative, goth, industrial, djent or the stuff so bizarre it defies classification – you'll find it all here, backed by the best writers in our game.