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Heavy Metal + That Metal Show's Top 5 Albums Of 2013
Christmas is almost here and shortly after comes New Year's so there's no better time to look back at the year's music releases in hopes of finding some stocking stuffers for your holiday season.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Netroots Radio Presents: "An Abacus to Get Our Love on Course"
I'm Special Agent DJ Justice ; Radio Host and Program Director for Netroots Radio.com; and I'm manning the dials, spinning the discs, warbling the woofers, putting a slip in your hip and a trip to your hop.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Sonisphere 2014 festival headliners Iron Maiden to retire songs at Knebworth
Sonisphere 2014 Saturday night headliners Iron Maiden will retire some classic songs when they play the Knebworth Park music festival next summer.
Bon Jovi head international tours
American rock band Bon Jovi have beaten some major British artists to record the biggest international tour of the year, attracting more than two million fans to their 90 sell-out shows.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
KISS-FM San Antonio
Rock Report: Armed Robbers Break Into Bahamas ...
Iron Maiden bassist Steve Harris splits his time between Los Angeles and the Bahamas, and a house on his Cable Beach property was recently broken into by armed robbers.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Dixon's own Force of Habit Opens for Rock Icons Great White This Friday
Dixon's kids are making a name for themselves on the local music scene. Recently, they were invited to open for Bret Michaels and Quiet Riot.
Sonisphere 2014 day splits confirmed for Knebworth festival
The Sonisphere Festival 2014 day splits for next summer's rock and metal spectacular at Knebworth Park have been confirmed.
Top 10 Metal Albums of 2013: Part 1
Was 2013 a banner year for heavy metal? Not exactly. Relative to the incredible bounty 2012 yielded -- in terms of high caliber and high profile heavy releases -- 2013 was quiet and produced a small crop of remarkable headbangers that rise above the din of mediocrity.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud
Armed Robbers Steal From Iron Maiden Bassist Steve Harris
The home of Steve Harris , Iron Maiden 's founder and only consistent member over the past four decades, was broken into in late November.
Drivers to avoid city centre after crash
Motorists are being advised to avoid Belfast city centre if at all possible, due to major congestion in the wake of a road traffic collision on the Sydenham bypass on-slip at Middlepath Street.
The Times of Israel
Are Tolkien's dwarves an allegory for the Jews?
In just a few days, Tolkienites around the world will flock to movie theaters for the second installment of Peter Jackson's "The Hobbit" trilogy, called " The Desolation of Smaug ."
The Best L.A. Metal Albums of 2013
Los Angeles is a great town for metal, and continues to produce some of its most vital bands, across any number of subgenres.
Megadeth's Dave Mustaine's Hopes You're Still Buying
When Megadeth founder/singer/guitarist Dave Mustaine was growing up, the troubled teen -- like a lot of his own fans would later -- found an escape from a shitty life and comforting solace in hard rock and heavy-metal music.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Bent Out of Shape: Wallner's Quick Licks, Part 2 - Arpeggio Intervals
A lot of the common arpeggio shapes are difficult to use without sounding "cliche" or like a bad Yngwie Malmsteen clone.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Hip-Hop and R&B Hit Las Vegas for NYE 2014
Las Vegas is usually known for catering to the DJ, or for having a pop diva take a residency at a hotel on The Strip, but come New Year's Eve hip-hop will rule supreme.
Music Reviews: Angelica, Benedictum, Crystal Viper, and Epica
Angelica have released Thrive on the world. Unlike the rest of releases in this column, this is pop and not the slightest bit metal.
Compressorhead: Real Heavy Metal
In metal, it's always about what bands are heavier. Well how about a band that's actually comprised of heavy metal, namely the robot band Compressorhead? We at TGD have been fascinated by the concept of a robot band that's programmed to play metal classics, and they just played in New York as part of a General Electric celebration of "Brilliant ... (more)
Sat Dec 07, 2013
10 metal tracks even non-metal-heads will love
Metal after the early eighties, whether thrash, death, doom or black, is the embarrassing corpse moldering over there in the corner at the pop music feast - the slavering funkless abomination that should-not-be, on the radio or anywhere else.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Rob Halford Performs 'Lift Me Up' Live With Five Finger Death Punch in the UK
Earlier this year, Five Finger Death Punch carried out one of their musical aspirations collaborating with the one and only Metal God, Rob Halford of Judas Priest , on their song 'Lift Me Up.'
The Daily News
December 6-December 12: This week in Memphis history
1982: Judas Priest at Mid-South Coliseum. Years later, the show turned up on DVD in a Judas Priest box set and is now available as a standalone DVD, "Judas Priest Live Vengeance '82."