Special to la.Com: Interview with Judas Priest's Rob Halford
Los Angeles metal fans should know that Judas Priest is coming to rock the Nokia Theatre on Nov. 10, where the band will playing its hits as well as rolling out a new 3-CD set, "Redeemer of Souls." The band has been knocking around for more than 40 years, releasing their "Rocka Rolla" debut album in 1974.
Friday Sep 12
The Heavy Lowdown: Metallica, Bloodbath, Opeth, King Diamond, Pallbearer, 1349, weekend shows & more
Metallica are going to get some classics back out on wax. On September 16, Blackened Recordings will release four vinyl represses.
Friday Sep 12
Miami New Times
Death Angel's Ten Best Songs, According to Guitarist Ted Aguilar
These Bay Area masters of heavy riffing, speed, and power will arrive in Miami to unleash the beast at Grand Central for Motorhead's Motorboat Cruise pre-party. Before Ted Aguilar joined Death Angel as a guitar player, he was a fan who went to every show he could, starting when he was a kid in the '80s.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
The 20 Greatest Eponymous Albums In Hard Rock And Heavy Metal History Top 20 Eponymous Metal Albums
Next to picking a name for your group, choosing an album title is one of the harder things for a rock band to all agree upon. I mean, in a perfect world this is going to be your magnum opus, the album that will elevate you into the stratosphere, and then you ruin it with some lame ass title that sound like something out of Spinal Tap's imaginary discography? Perhaps it's no wonder then that so many rockers opt to use their actual band name as their album title .
Metalheads Wanted, to Bring LA Rock Doc to the Big Screen
Diehard metalheads know that modern metal got its screaming start on the Sunset Strip of Los Angeles. The producers of a new film documentary chronicling that scene are hoping a few of them will put their chained wallets where their metal-lovin' hearts are and kick in some cash to bring the story to the big screen.
Inside Metal filmmakers seek fan involvement in LA music documentary
The creators of the "Inside Metal: The Pioneers of LA Hard Rock and Metal" documentary film series, which features the biggest names of 80's metal, offers metal fans a chance to be included in these historical movies through Fanbacked . The early '80s metal scene in Los Angeles has become legendary, as it spawned such worldwide headliners as Motley Crue, Ratt , Dokken, W.A.S.P., and originally, Metallica .
Alert! New Documentary 'Inside Metal L.A.' Needs Your Help
The early '80s metal scene in Los Angeles has become legendary, as it spawned such worldwide headliners as MA tley CrA1 4e, Ratt, Dokken, W.A.S.P., and originally, Metallica . And the new documentary, 'Inside Metal: Pioneers of L.A. Hard Rock & Metal,' chronicles the entire scene.
Miguel And Kendall At Star Studded Harper's Bazaar 'Icons' Celebration
Singer Miguel and reality star turned model Kendall Jenner were among the guests arriving at the Harper's Bazaar celebration for 'Icons by Carine Roitfeld' held at The Plaza Hotel in New York City. Joining them at the event were American models Crystal Renn and Hilary Rhoda, Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich, fashion designer Jeremy Scott, Victoria's Secret models Karolina Kurkova, Lily Aldridge and Candice Swanepoel, the model daughter of Stephen Baldwin Hailey Baldwin, entrepreneur Hannah Bronfman and international models Toni Garrn, Linda Evangelista and Alek Wek.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
The Georgia Straight
25 years ago: Mr. Big plays Club Soda, so I get to interview bass god Billy Sheehan
Well, at the time it was an American rock quartet that was being billed as the next supergroup. And it lived up to the hype.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Metallica, One Direction, Eminem, Among New Adds to...
Metallica's achievement comes for being the first and only band to ever perform a concert on all seven of Earth's continents, and did so in a single year, following its its "Freeze 'Em All" show show in Antarctica last December.
Philharmonic season presents eclectic mix
David Bowden acknowledged up front that it's rare for him to mention his Columbus Indiana Philharmonic and heavy metal band Metallica in the same breath.
To climb the charts, Mastodon had to peel away its heavy metal skin
The record industry has changed too much. Sales have slumped. Angry young white dudes with guitars aren't what they used to be.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Scene: Toronto's New Streetcars Roll Out at Last
The long-awaited debut of Toronto's new streetcars. Hundreds of transit enthusiasts cheered as one of the vehicles charged through a banner depicting an old PCC streetcar and ushered in what TTC CEO Andy Byford called "the start of a new era."
Do you hear The Call?
The music of the 1980s is iconic and people love it, even if they were too young to remember it in its prime.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Phil Anselmo Names Album He Wishes He'd Made, Favorite Driving Album And More [News]
Apart from being one of the greatest metal vocalists of all time, Phil Anselmo is also an avid music fan and record collector.
Top 5 Most Anticipated Metal Albums Of The Coming Year [Columns]
The second installation in the " Lulu " trilogy, " Lulu Part 2 " follows on from the critically acclaimed first chapter, released in 2011.
Seo Taiji to hold comeback concert
Legendary K-pop idol Seo Taiji has been keeping fans hyped with continuous updates on his return to the stage next month.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Watch: Acoustic duo Rodrigo y Gabriela with Metallica's Robert Trujillo
The duo Rodrigo y Gabriela make it abundantly clear that rocking out on acoustic guitars is very possible.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Robert Trujillo Performs Metallica Medley with Rodrigo y Gabriela Live - Video
On August 17, at Red Rocks Amphitheater in Colorado, Metallica's bassist Robert Trujillo sat in with his good friends, acoustic guitar rock sensations Rodrigo y Gabriela, at their sold-out show.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Metallica Voted Favorite Band Of American Middle-Agers [News]
Metal giants Metallica were officially voted the favorite act of Americans aged 38-49.