Original Black Sabbath Drummer Bill Ward Offers Poetry Read at L.A. Art Show
For the art exhibition, Ward selected 19 works and wrote poetry to read as fans perused his art.
14 Album Covers That Look Metal But Aren’t
Demons, gravestones, blood and motorcycles on an album cover often mean you're about to hear some metal. But not always.
One Year Ago: Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington Dies
Loudwire reflects on the tragic passing of the Linkin Park singer on the anniversary of his death.
31 Years Ago: Slayer Release ‘South of Heaven’
On July 5, 1988, Slayer released their follow-up to 'Reign in Blood.'
Remembering Vinnie Paul: The Drummer and the Man
Journalist Jon Wiederhorn looks back at the life of the late Pantera drummer, as the world mourns his loss.
Rob Zombie + Marilyn Manson Flub Their Way Through ‘Twins of Evil: Second Coming’ Tour Ann…
'You ever see that thing with Marc Bolan and Ringo Starr trying to do an intro for the thing, and it's like this?' says Zombie.
6 Years Ago: Slayer Guitarist Jeff Hanneman Dies
A detailed look back at the death of one of metal's legendary musicians.
35 Years Ago: Judas Priest Ride Hot Streak With ‘Defenders of the Faith’
On Jan. 4, 1984, Judas Priest picked up where 'Screaming for Vengeance' left off with another certifiable, definitive metal record in 'Defenders of the Faith.'
28 Years Ago: Slayer Release ‘Seasons in the Abyss’
On Oct. 9, 1990, Slayer released 'Seasons in the Abyss,' taking things in a new and exciting direction for the band.
38 Years Ago: AC/DC Overcome Tragedy With the Masterful ‘Back in Black’
When a popular band loses its singer, it rarely bounces back to reach the level of success it had prior to the lineup shift. But that wasn't the case with AC/DC.