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Not Fade Away: Revisiting ‘Sabbath Bloody Sabbath’ & the Riff that Saved Black Sabbath

In Not Fade Away, we take a look at the legacy of great albums as they celebrate significant anniversaries. Here, we look back at Black Sabbath’s fifth album, 1973’s ‘Sabbath Bloody Sabbath.’

12/27/2013

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Metal Icons Reinvent Michael Jackson Classics For Tribute Album

Get ready to hear Michael Jackson classics like you’ve never heard them before. Just in time to add to your party playlists this Halloween, superstars of the metal world have joined forces to transform the King of Pop’s hits into headbangers on a new tribute album Thriller – A Metal Tribute To Michael Jackson.

10/23/2013

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Plants Grow Better Listening To Black Sabbath

Do you have a green thumb but a black heart? Apparently, there’s also a dark side to mother nature, at least when it comes to the kind of music that makes plants grow. Chris Beardshaw, […]

04/23/2013

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Man Cave Daily Presents: The Ace Of ‘Ace Of Spades’ – Five Weird Covers Of The Motorhead Classic

Motörhead’s “Ace of Spades” is one of the grittiest, most balls-out drinking songs in the history of music. It sounds the way dive bar bourbon tastes at 1 AM. Motörhead’s lead singer, Lemmy Kilmister (which […]

03/12/2013

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Study Finds Rock Music Makes Us Act Like Animals, Literally

Maybe it’s not just Zack de la Rocha’s lyrics that provoke Rage Against The Machine fans to incite riots. A recent study shows that it’s now looking like Tom Morello’s screeching guitars could be to blame for making us angry.

08/28/2012

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Kick-Ass Halloween Heavy Metal Cover

See if you can name each Halloween theme as they’re shredded on the electric guitar.

10/31/2011

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[Playing What We Want] Bandwagon, The Metal Band On Wheels, Takes To The Streets

Hey, think they know [lastfm link_type="similar_artist_radio"]AC/DC[/lastfm]‘s “Highway To Hell?” Heyo!

10/05/2011

Whitesnake Gets New Bassist, Beauty Salons Out of Hairspray

Watch out depleting ozone layer! The hair metal righteousness that is [lastfm]Whitesnake[/lastfm] is back together with a new bassist, a full line-up, an upcoming album, and enough cans of AquaNet to make the need for tanning […]

08/26/2010

Robert Halford Still Puts the Pedal to the Metal

At 58 years old, [lastfm]Judas Priest[/lastfm] frontman [lastfm]Rob Halford[/lastfm] doesn’t plan on retiring anytime soon. Not only does he still tour with Grammy-winning [lastfm]Judas Priest[/lastfm], but he also tours with his solo metal project, [lastfm]Halford[/lastfm], […]

07/22/2010

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