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McNaught Guitars And Xander Demos Unveil New Six-String Signature Guitar Model XD627

MTS Management Group and metal guitar virtuoso, Xander Demos are proud to announce the completion of Xander’s second signature model guitar, the McNaught XD627. The 6-string, 27-fret guitar features the “Xander Demos double cutaway-style body” for easy access to the upper frets, a Maple neck with McNaught patented “Set-Thru Neck,” and a quilted maple top. […]

The Big Book Of Hair Metal

The Big Book of Hair Metal (Review)

This book is a great addition to your Metal and Music related shelves! Simply the way it looks and the way it feels make it a really nice jewel to own. It is indeed a big book with solid hard cover and 224 high quality pages of full color illustrations. All your vintage and not-so-vintage […]

Hair Metal Rock Is Still Alive And Well

Even if heavy metal is seen by many people as evil and destructive it is still very popular among young and old. It is pretty obvious that the thing teenagers today (and yesterday and tomorrow) are crazy about is music. Of all the musical genres the one with probably the most enthusiastic fans has to […]

Heavy Metal Evolution

To start, it helps to understand that the origins of Heavy Metal came from Rock and Roll that evolved from the Blues and Psychedelic sounds prominent in the sixties. As it took a heavier turn with the use of distortion and power chords, there came the sound known as Hard Rock, perpetuated most significantly by […]

The Best of 80s Hair Metal Bands

Who could forget the metal bands from the 80s and early 90s with that big hair? The hair style alone made a stand out fashion statement. The music was big, flashy, and glamorous just like the hair of the band members. This particular type of heavy metal was very popular in California near the Los […]

The End Machine featuring Lynch, Pilson and Mason to release new album ‘Phase2’ on April 9th

27 January 2021

The End Machine featuring Lynch, Pilson and Mason to release new album ‘Phase2’ on April 9th The End Machine consisting of guitarist George Lynch (Dokken, Lynch Mob, Sweet & Lynch, KXM, T&N), bassist Jeff Pilson (Dokken, Foreigner, Black Swan, T&N), lead vocalist Robert Mason (Warrant, Big Cock, Lynch Mob) and new drummer Steve Brown will […]

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Gene Simmons recalls giving Van Halen some business advice and thinks they owe him nothing

27 January 2021

Gene Simmons recalls giving Van Halen some business advice and thinks they owe him nothing KISS bassist Gene Simmons was recently interviewed by Lyndsey Parker for Yahoo! Entertainment. The bassist was promoting his new G² line of Gibson guitars and basses. The conversation eventually turned to when Simmons first “discovered” Van Halen prior to band getting […]

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80s Glam Metal Band Dorian Gray Release New Album Of Material Over 30 Years Later – XS ROCK

26 January 2021

Whether it was the Whisky, The Roxy, or Gazzarri’s, DORIAN GRAY always left the fans wanting more and the time has finally come to rejoice in the album you never thought you’d hear. DDR Music Group and K. Lee Lauren have teamed up to blow the doors of the vault some 30 plus years later […]

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Was ‘Heavy Metal’ Originally A Derogatory Term? DEE SNIDER And SEBASTIAN BACH Can’t Seem To Agree – BLABBERMOUTH.NET

26 January 2021

December 29, 2020 0 Comments ‘);var c=function(){cf.showAsyncAd(opts)};if(typeof window.cf !== ‘undefined’)c();else{cf_async=!0;var r=document.createElement(“script”),s=document.getElementsByTagName(“script”)[0];r.async=!0;r.src=”//srv.clickfuse.com/showads/showad.js”;r.readyState?r.onreadystatechange=function(){if(“loaded”==r.readyState||”complete”==r.readyState)r.onreadystatechange=null,c()}:r.onload=c;s.parentNode.insertBefore(r,s)}; })(); Dee Snider and Sebastian Bach have engaged in a Twitter discussion over whether “heavy metal” was originally used as a derogatory term. No one knows exactly where the term “heavy metal” originated, but some say that various American critics began using it in […]

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Back on Track: Turn Up The Night (80’s Hair Band) Filming Resumes in Buffalo – Buffalo Rising

26 January 2021

A couple of years back, I posted on the efforts of Rick Masi, Executive Producer of the 80’s hard rock/hair metal band film, Turn Up The Night, being filmed in Buffalo. At the time, film production was ramping up, but the project hit a “hiatus” when the pandemic struck. Now, as we can finally see […]

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Sex Pistols | Sex Pistols History FX Miniseries – Alternative Press

26 January 2021

[Photo via Spotify] On Jan. 11, FX announced it’d ordered a six-episode limited series about British punk spark plug the Sex Pistols. Titled Pistol, the show will be based on guitarist Steve Jones’ 2016 autobiography Lonely Boy: Tales From A Sex Pistol, relating the catalytic events of the band’s history and the scene they largely […]

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Stryper – Divider

06 October 2020

You work hard to bring me downDisregard good that I have foundTake your negativity away I’m on guard and watching youI’m diehard with everything I doA fighter in every way (Chorus)Hey – Hey – OutsiderHey – Hey – Divider There you are without reasonFrom afar committing treasonThere’s nothing you’d do or say To make me […]

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Enuff Z’Nuff – Broken Love

Enuff Z’Nuff – Broken Love

12 June 2020

Official audio from their studio album Brainwashed Generation, available via Frontiers Music Srl on July 10, 2020. Featuring founding member Chip Z’nuff along with Alex Kane (guitars), Tory Stoffregen (guitars), and Daniel Benjamin Hill (drums), Enuff Z’Nuff’s new studio release, “Brainwashed Generation” showcases a diverse collection of songs that demonstrate the progression of musical styles […]

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