ANOUSHBARD – Artist Spotlight

Anoushbard beautifully melds traditional metal with Persian music and skillful songwriting. Horns up for this kickass band from Iran, a country where metal shows are actually outlawed.

Concert review: Zac Brown Band – Rogers Centre, Toronto – July 13th 2018

The Zac Brown Band brought the party to Toronto, despite a covers heavy setlist.

35 years later, Slayer and Anthrax are still thrashing

Veteran thrash acts are still rocking hard 35 years into their careers

Album review: Metallica – Liberté, Fraternité, Égalité, Metallica! (Record Store Day exclusive)

Recorded live at the Bataclan in Paris, this Record Store Day exclusive is just another live Metallica release, but will interest die hard fans.

Getting concert tickets these days…

Are fan club memberships the new “sleeping in front of the venue” when it comes to concert tickets?

Interview: Charlie Benante from Anthrax on new album, music trends, metal and… coffee.

Anthrax drummer Charlie Benante talks about his health issues, the state of music and the ups and downs of their 30+ year career. And coffee.

Album review: Dr Living Dead! – “Crush the Sublime Gods”

Fans of old school thrash should give “Crush the Sublime Gods” a spin. Heads will bang, guaranteed.

Album Review: Curse of the Damned by Night Demon is a nod to old school metal

Debut album from California trio Night Demon recalls the early days of the metal age with their strong NWOBHM influence

Concert Review: Heavy Montreal, Day 1 (August 9 2014)

Back with a new name and new, wider horizons, the former Heavy MTL (now renamed Heavy Montreal to de-emphasize the metal part) finally offered the headliner everyone had been waiting…