KISS' 1983 album LICK IT UP was a do-or-die release for the struggling hard rock legends, who opted to appear without their trademark makeup for the very first time.
On their second album with new front man Todd LaTorre, Queensryche sounds more confident and focused than they have in a VERY long time.
This Hub is a review of the album called Schizo Deluxe by Canadian thrash metal band Annihilator and it may be their best album since 2001's Carnival Diablos!
CREATURES OF THE NIGHT is considered to be one of KISS' best albums today, but in 1982 it seemed like their last gasp. It features new guitarist Vinnie Vincent and the anthem "I Love It Loud."
Formed in 1981, LOUDNESS is the best known Heavy Metal band from Japan. They're mainly remembered in the U.S. for their hit "Crazy Nights," from 1985's THUNDER IN THE EAST album.
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.
Warrant sensed change in the air as the Grunge Decade began, so they tried to toughen up their sound with 1992's "Dog Eat Dog" album. Was the experiment successful?
Everyone knows about Master of Puppets, Rust in Peace, and Reign in Blood, but what about other thrash metal classics that went unheard of? Let's look at some of the best ever released.
While there are hundreds of hair metal and glam rock bands that come to mind when discussing the genre, there are hundreds more that are less well known. But many of the more obscure bands are just as talented as some...
The heavy metal sound has evolved a great deal since it came into being. The 80s and 90s are two of the most important decades in metal history. This article brings to light a detailed perspective of