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Local Hero Plays Metallica’s ‘Seek and Destroy’ on Front Lawn
Decked out in a bathing suit, hat and what looks like a red cape, this dude took to his lawn to give Free Metal to his neighbors and passersby.
Watch Chester Bennington + Chris Cornell Perform Linkin Park’s ‘Crawling’ + Temple of the …
We remember a time in 2008 where Chester Bennington and Chris Cornell performed Linkin Park’s 'Crawling' and Temple of the Dog’s 'Hunger Strike' together.
10 Greatest Metal Riffs of the 1990s [Watch]
By all accounts, the 1990s weren’t the strongest time for heavy metal. However, you wouldn’t know it by checking out the 10 Greatest Metal Riffs of the 1990s.
King Diamond Welcomes First Child Into the World at Age 61
Congratulations to metal icon King Diamond and wife Livia Zita for becoming parents for the first time.
Foo Fighters Recruit Boyz II Men Singer for ‘Heaviest Track’ on New Album
For the self-professed 'heaviest track' on the album, the Foos recruited Boyz II Men singer Shawn Stockman to sing backup vocals 40 layers deep.
10 Greatest Metal Riffs of the 1970s [Watch]
The 1970s acted as heavy metal’s primordial ooze, inspiring the direction of music for decades to come with pure metal and proto-metal riffage.
Motley Crue’s Nikki Sixx May Become the Newest ‘American Idol’ Judge
Now that Motley Crue bassist Nikki Sixx is 'unofficially retired' from touring, we may see him as a judge for 'American Idol.'
Ozzy Osbourne Picks His 10 Favorite Metal Albums
As legendary as Ozzy is, you don’t often hear him talking about his top records, so this list is particularly interesting.
Corey Taylor to Chad Kroeger: ‘Curl Up in Bed With Your Hello Kitty Pillow and Shut Up’
You wanted to know what Corey Taylor thinks, so here it is!
Chris Cornell’s Wife + Daughters Pen Heartfelt Notes for Father’s Day
For Father's Day, Chris Cornell's wife, Vicky, penned a loving note to the Soundgarden legend, as did his daughters, Toni and Lily.