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Ozzy Osbourne Picks His 10 Favorite Metal Albums
As legendary as Ozzy is, you don’t often hear him talking about his top records, so this list is particularly interesting.
Tool’s Justin Chancellor: New Album is ‘About 90-Percent There’
Tool have been working hard on the record for many moons, but in a new interview, bassist Justin Chancellor reveals Tool are 'about 90-percent there.'
Iranian Metal Band Confess No Longer Facing Execution for Blasphemy, Attempting to Appeal …
Confess have confirmed they’re safe from the death penalty in a new interview, though they have been sentenced.
Smash Mouth + The Iron Sheik Weigh In on Chad Kroeger vs. Corey Taylor Beef
You can rest easy -- both Smash Mouth and The Iron Sheik have offered their take on the Chad Kroeger vs. Corey Taylor debate.
Watch Maynard James Keenan Get Slapped to the Ground by UFC Fighter Nate Diaz
Nate Diaz delivered a monstrous blow that left Maynard Keenan spiraling out… toward the floor.
Hair Metal Pirate Covers Joan Jett + Shreds Keytar for ‘America’s Got Talent’ Audition
Ramping up the ridiculousness to 11, rock and roll keyboardist JJ Phillips hit the 'AGT' stage to jam Joan Jett with some extra solo work to boot.
Corey Taylor to Chad Kroeger: ‘Curl Up in Bed With Your Hello Kitty Pillow and Shut Up’
You wanted to know what Corey Taylor thinks, so here it is!
Chris Cornell’s Wife + Daughters Pen Heartfelt Notes for Father’s Day
For Father's Day, Chris Cornell's wife, Vicky, penned a loving note to the Soundgarden legend, as did his daughters, Toni and Lily.
Watch Kids Lose Their Minds to Iron Maiden
The best reactions came when the kids were shown a collage of Iron Maiden’s album art, each prominently featuring Eddie the Head on the cover.
Are As I Lay Dying Teasing Something?
For the first time in a year, the As I Lay Dying Twitter and Facebook accounts posted a message.
Iron Maiden’s ‘The Trooper’ Meets Michael Jackson’s ‘Beat It’ in Seamless Mashup – Best of…
This might be the greatest pop-meets-metal mashup we’ve ever heard.
Metallica’s Lars Ulrich Has Been Knighted in Denmark
The musician was awarded the Knight’s Cross of the Order of Dannebrog by Frederik, Crown Prince of Denmark.