Graham Hartmann is a 30-year-old music addict with a taste for punk, metal and the touch of a keyboard. He is the current Senior Writer for Loudwire, producer of each YouTube Loud List and is the creator and host of our 'Wikipedia: Fact or Fiction?' series. Graham has been active in the music and entertainment industries since high school, having worked for Metal Injection, Earache Records, The End Records, The Opie and Anthony Show and the Le Scandal Burlesque Show as a musician and stage manager. Favorite bands: The Ramones, Iron Maiden, Strike Anywhere, Poison the Well, Tool, Puscifer, Pig Destroyer, Agoraphobic Nosebleed, Bad Religion, Rufio, Salome, Shining, Descendents, Gwar, System of a Down, The Beatles, Suffocation, Bloodbath, Polaris, Mark Mulcahy, Nirvana, Dead Kennedys ---> https://twitter.com/grahamwire // www.facebook.com/grahamphartmann
10 Unforgettable James Hetfield Moments
As the leader of the genre’s most commercially successful act, James Hetfield helped set the standard for all thrash bands and even metal as a whole.
Former Black Flag Bassist Kira Roessler Wins Academy Award
As a member of the crew on 'Mad Max: Fury Road,' Kira Roessler won the Oscar with her team for Best Sound Editing.
Zakk Wylde Jams Black Sabbath on a Hello Kitty Mini-Guitar
Zakk Wylde picked up a Hello Kitty mini-guitar to jam a Black Sabbath classic with help from an Ozzy Osbourne-ized Hello Kitty mascot.
Deftones Announce Spring 2016 U.S. Tour
Deftones will be hitting the road soon for a short run of dates, but the band just announced a new batch of U.S. gigs booked for May.
Drummer Chronicles Nirvana’s Discography in Five-Minute Mashup
Kye Smith has taken all three studio albums from Nirvana, plus a couple of additional standout tracks, to compile a five-minute history of Nirvana’s drumming.
Bring Me the Horizon Announce Spring 2016 U.S. Tour Dates
Bring Me the Horizon have just announced a run of headlining U.S. spring dates in between festival appearances.
Killswitch Engage Unleash Symbolic Video for ‘Cut Me Loose’
'Cut Me Loose' is Killswitch Engage's third single from 'Incarnate,' which will see a March 11 release date.
Zakk Wylde Tells a Classic Ozzy Osbourne Drinking Story [Exclusive Video]
You didn’t think we’d have Zakk Wylde visit our studio without him telling a new Ozzy Osbourne story, did you?
10 Greatest Black Metal Bands [Watch]
For this Loud List, we traveled across black metal’s icy tundra to bring you our picks for the 10 Greatest Black Metal Bands.
Sevendust Play ‘Rob Halford’s Rapid Fire’
It’s Sevendust’s turn to be transported into purgatory to answer the Metal God’s questions from his dressing room in Hell!