Hard rock came into its own in the glitzy ‘80s. The aesthetic strains of power ballads gave unique identity to hard rock bands. This article showcases a comprehensive list of the best hard rock ballads and slow rock love songs of the ‘80s and ‘90s.
Indoctrinate is the debut album from New York City thrash metal band Unrelenting Force and it is hardcore thrash that is a kind of acquired taste that takes getting used to.
Have you ever bought a CD that you were expecting to hate...but you bought it anyway? That's what happened to me with this "best-of" compilation by the early 90s hair band Slaughter.
A top 10 list of the best songs from the Finnish metal band Nightwish.
A lot of people into heavy metal want to listen to and discover more than the traditional "old school" heavy metal scene, but they don't know where to start. Here is your guide to extreme metal.
HubPages' resident Heavy Metal Maniac is back with another gallery of the worst, the weirdest, and the just plain ugliest album covers in Metal history. Gaze in awe at their awfulness and wonder what these bands were thinking when they said "That's great! Let's go with that!!"
In the 80's there was and explosion of "Techno Pop", mostly garbage like Wham, Bananarama, and so many other pointless bands. Most new music coming out was garbage that seemed to clog the airwaves. My friends and I found solice in classic rock,...
Just when you thought it was safe to go back to the record store... more cover art monstrosities to scar your psyche and damage your eyeballs!
This article is a review of the 1998 album called Symphony of Enchanted Lands by the Italian power metal band Rhapsody of Fire formerly known as Rhapsody.
Summoning the Malicious is the 2017 studio album by Dutch thrash metal band Distillator and it is an absolute masterpiece!