WHAT DOES A METALHEAD LOOK LIKE?

WHAT DOES A METALHEAD LOOK LIKE?

Once upon a time, there was a lot of pressure on metalhead to look the part. Teased hair, leather jackets, denim vests (with back patches, of course), and merch out the wazoo were nearly ubiquitous. I refuse to believe that everyone in the ’80s didn’t look...
WHY ARE THERE SO MANY SONGS ABOUT RAPE?

WHY ARE THERE SO MANY SONGS ABOUT RAPE?

Ladies and gentlemen, I have some alarming news for you. While browsing DarkLyrics.com, I discovered a terrifying fact: that approximately 100% of metal songs made in the ’80s are about rape. That percentage might seem high, but I assure you it is only mildly...

FROM THE VAULT – RIK FOX INTERVIEW

(c) Michael Richard Sneeburger Today’s From The Vault is an interview¬†with bassist, Rik Fox who will take us on a trip back through his life, his experiences in the music industry in NY and LA, his tenure in WASP, Steeler, Sin and Surgical Steel and much,...

TOP TEN GUILTIEST METAL PLEASURES

Photo credit: 8tracks.com The other day, I was talking to a friend of mine about our musical guilty pleasures. Now, I don’t really believe in feeling guilty about liking something harmless, so I have to come up with guilty pleasures in a roundabout, detached...