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!
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!!"
BRAVE NEW WORLD was Iron Maiden's 2000 release, featuring the long awaited return of vocalist Bruce Dickinson and guitarist Adrian Smith.
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 of those who made the big time.
This article is a review of the 1990 album called Coma of Souls by German thrash metal band Kreator. It is an improvment melodically over their previous album.
Every now and then we get the blues. And that’s when you need a dose of heavy metal songs and rock songs to cheer you up. Here’s a list the best metal anthems to uplift and energize your spirit.
In 1992, rapper Ice-T formed his own heavy metal band, Body Count, whose song "Cop Killer" ignited a battle over free speech and corporate responsibility.
While record albums often contained great music to listen to, the album covers also often included great artwork that should be appreciated. Here is another batch of classic rock, hard rock and heavy metal albums featuring classic cover art.
"Frequency Unknown," a 2013 album by "Queensryche," features vocalist Geoff Tate and a backing band of hired-gun studio musicians.
"TH1RT3EN" is a 2011 release by legendary Speed Metal band Megadeth, featuring the single "Public Enemy No. 1"