Deep Purple's 1972 anthem Smoke On The Water gets the St. Anger treatment
The new issue of Metal Hammer also includes an exclusive Slipknot patch and giant poster, plus a bonus Stranger Things Eddie Munson art print
It might be only September, but mash-up magician DJ Cummerbund wants to spread some festive cheer
Nu gen pioneer Poppy releases punk rager FYB and shares details of her forthcoming EP Stagger
Guitarist Logan Young blasts out brutal riffs over the sound of a troubled husky howling like a screaming demon, and it's pretty gnarly
In a new interview,. Smashing Pumpkins leader Billy Corgan claims that the music industry is "designed to mess with your head"
Willow Smith receives praise from Les Claypool after jamming to the Primus track Follow The Fool on Instagram
Red Hot Chili Peppers release new single, Eddie, inspired by their love for the late guitarist Eddie Van Halen
Tobias Forge threw the ceremonial first pitch at the Major League Baseball matchup between the Chicago White Sox and the Cleveland Guardians
Sammy Hagar offers his thoughts on the fall-out from the global pandemic: "we lost our freedoms during that time"
Tobias Forge and the Nameless Ghouls have shared a live video of Mary On A Cross to sign off their US tour
Stranger Things' Eddie Munson actor Joseph Quinn talks heavy metal, guitar heroes and why Dave Grohl should write a Corroded Coffin EP
Nice guy Davey Draiman struck in style when he noticed a disabled fan in the front row who had a limited view at a Disturbed gig in Auckland
Disturbed, Smashing Pumpkins and Pretty Reckless lead the charge for the best new songs this week. Plus, vote for your favourite!
Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian salutes the genius of Alice In Chains in the brand new issue of Metal Hammer
Korn’s Jonathan Davis reveals how a blizzard of drugs, tension with their label and bouts of violence inspired one of nu metal’s greatest anthems
Watain’s Erik Danielsson has lived by black metal’s rulebook for almost 30 years – and he’ll carry on doing so until he dies
Released on September 16, 2002, Isis' second album, Oceanic, gave metal a new template and a new vocabulary
Their last album was slated and half the band left – Machine Head had a rough few years. But with new album Of Kingdom And Crown, Robb Flynn is up for the fight once more
From playing the songs wrong live to f**k-ups that made the album even better, here are all the eye-opening facts you need to know about Slayer's fifth album
From the dark and gritty to the camp and ridiculous, here's how we've ranked every cinematic outing for the Caped Crusader
Album review: original Venom guitarist Mantas out-paces old foe Cronos with new album There’s Only Black
The Devil Wears Prada's new album Color Decay sees them progress far beyond their post-hardcore and metalcore base
Sunrise On Slaughter Beach proves that even after 30 years and 13 studio albums, Clutch are rock'n'roll's most reliable champions
Machine Head, Amon Amarth and The Halo Effect partner up for the maddest tour bill you'll see this year
Parkway Drive have contended with Some Kind Of Monster levels of drama, but Darker Still is more akin to The Black Album
Album review: Mongolian folk metal sensations The Hu add a touch of the 21st century on new album Rumble Of Thunder
Album review: The Second Golden Age Of Megadeth continues on new album The Sick, The Dying… And The Dead!
Bring Me The Horizon's glitzy and glamorous show at Reading was as accomplished a headline set as you’ll see in 2022
Album review: melodeath veterans Soilwork keep pace with the Swedish renaissance on Övergivenheten
Album review: ex-In Flames members assemble to relive the old days on The Halo Effect’s debut album Days Of The Lost