‘Ride The Lightning’ injected a new sense of excitement into the stagnant scene of the early 80s and changed thrash metal forever.
'No Sleep Till Hammersmith' became a classic live rock album, with a title that passed into the musical lexicon.
Written and illustrated by David Calcano and Mark Irwin, the book will be published by Simon & Schuster in hardcover on September 7.
The best live albums of all time capture the very essence of a band’s energy in concert, making you feel like you were actually there.
The event aims to raise funds for Stagehand: a charity providing hardship funding and mental health support for workers in the live music industry.
The idea of this quiz is simple - which of the following artist logos is the correct one?
The man that Pete Townshend called his "aide-de-camp" played important roles in The Who and Motörhead as well as in Thunderclap Newman.
From NWOBHM to thrash pioneers and the bands that continue to define what metal can be, here are the best metal debut albums of all time.
Has there ever been a genre of music so attuned to font and logos?
With an emphasis on precision and speed, thrash metal emerged in the early 80s to become the dominant form of heavy metal throughout the decade.
Music and art will always go together, as artwork can be as much a part of a record as the sound. Music fans have always taken pleasure from looking again and again...
One of the building blocks of rock’n’roll, Willie Dixon’s ‘Hoochie Coochie Man’ has been recorded by everyone from Muddy Waters to Motörhead.
All rock fans know Christmas Eve as the birthday of Ian Kilmister, the late and great former Motörhead frontman.
The iconic hard rock outfit’s signature album turned 40 in November.
The loudest rock bands in history have damaged buildings, destroyed eardrums, and become health-and-safety hazards. Where are those earplugs…?