Nightwish mastermind Tuomas Holopainen hails the overlooked genius of The 3rd And Mortal’s cult 90s classic Tears Laid in Earth
For Those About To Rock brought cannons into the AC/DC arsenal and is responsible for the burn marks on Brian Johnson's shoulders
Win on claw machines and win at life thanks to Cannibal Corpse singer George ‘Corspegrinder’ Fisher’s arcade tips
Papa Roach’s Jacoby Shaddix is one of metal’s greatest survivors… but can he survive your questions?
Wild-eyed proto-metal, feral garage rock and epic 60s prog - this is the sound inside Monster Magnet frontman Dave Wyndorf’s head
Skindred frontman Benji Webbe on loving vinyl, coping with lockdown, the Pope’s bling, and not wearing a feather boa to go to Asda
Toasters? Disembodied heads? Sex toys?! Step into the weird world of Rammstein merch. Mein Gott!
Bodom After Midnight guitarist Daniel Freyberg reveals the inside story of what would be Alexi Laiho’s final recordings
Black Sabbath created Sabotage with their backs to the wall, yet it was a masterpiece, fearlessly experimental and adding added yet another dimension to their music
Stuffed toys, claw machines and Cher – Cannibal Corpse frontman George ‘Corpsegrinder’ Fisher is winning at life
In 2002 Andrew W.K. was interviewed on New Zealand TV series Space. It did not go according to plan
Clutch have never made a bad album, but that hasn’t stopped us ranking their albums in order of greatness
A side-project escape for two members of Pearl Jam and Alice In Chains, addict-sheltering Mad Season was also planned as a ‘recovery’ band. Musically it worked. As rehab, sadly, it didn’t
Voivod drummer Away digs deep into his record crate and pulls out vintage metal, head-spinning prog and crusty anarcho-punk
From Iron Maiden and Megadeth to Faith No More and Alice In Chains, this is the soundtrack to 1992
How Brit metal miserabilists My Dying Bride made Iron Maiden bassist Steve Harris’ favourite nine-minute doom song
With some of Motor City’s iconic musicians on board for the thrill ride, Alice Cooper’s new album Detroit Stories is "an homage to the place to which we owe our careers"