The origins of heavy metal are often disputed... We attempt to track down the history of the term and answer the question, Where does heavy metal come from?
From heavy blues outings of the late 60s to pioneering anthems from the early 70s, we bring you the 11 songs that inspired heavy metal…
Within nine months of Steppenwolf's debut album came 'The Second,' and this time it was gold in just four months.
Megadeth’s ‘So Far, So Good... So What!’ documents a band that stood on the axis of a delicate equilibrium and survived to become thrash metal titans.
For every classic album artwork there are thousands of eyesores that should be consigned to the bin. uDiscover salutes the worst album covers of all time.
‘Ride The Lightning’ injected a new sense of excitement into the stagnant scene of the early 80s and changed thrash metal forever.
The eight albums cover the band's 1972-77 period and their Mk II, III and IV line-ups.
Loud and Proud, the headbanging story of heavy metal, including Metallica, Motorhead and Black Sabbath.
From deliberate provocation to accidental insult, the most controversial album covers of all time is an eye-popping gallery covering some startling imagery.
Megadeth have spent the greater part of 30 years creating technically superior thrash metal. uDiscover looks back over the band’s infamous career.
With such a polarizing genre, aesthetic is the primary way one can find others in their metal tribe.
From start to finish, Otep's Sevas Tra is a hurricane of a musical poem, sung-screamed-growled by one of the most gut-punching vocalists in metal.
From the "Big 4" of thrash to legacy acts like Iron Maiden, Thin Lizzy and Judas Priest, which heavy metal bands belong in the Rock and Rock Hall of Fame?
After nearly 50 years of making music history, the British metal legends Black Sabbath have announced the end of the band.
Three of Budgie’s most groundbreaking albums have been reissued on vinyl.