“I wanted to make it 9 percent and bars were like, “9 percent beer? I don’t know dude…’”
Swedish metal band Ghost almost show us what’s beneath their masks: social phobias, booze gargling, and a lot of love for KISS.
The man behind Om, Grails, and Lilacs & Champagne talks about his new album as Holy Sons.
Party icon Andrew W.K. gives us advice on the secret to happiness, the lasting impact of death, and the best way to deal with pay-to-play gigs.
Prepare yourself. Their secret show at The Sinclair has nothing on the new live show’s setup.
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Being a band known for the heaviest, loudest crushers, and upside down crosses, lead singer Tom Araya seemed very upbeat and unstoppable in his smiling.
Let’s get one thing straight about Slayer: as easy as they are to make fun of, they’re an important band.
The pillars of Helmet’s songs are held up by the bludgeoning riffs of Dan Beeman and the smeared, chromatic fret wanderings of leader Page Hamilton, the sole survivor of the original lineup and band founder.
In life, it’s really hard to walk away from something you’re passionate about. And perhaps nowhere is it tougher than in the music biz.