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10 Greatest System of a Down Riffs
System of a Down are metal’s undisputed kings of weird, wrangling up millions of fans through some of the most unlikely music to ever become wildly popular.
10 Unforgettable Ghost Moments
With three acclaimed full-length albums and two EPs in the 2010s (so far), Swedish occult act Ghost may go down as the definitive metal band of this decade.
Slayer Namechecked on ‘Jeopardy’ as Answer to Big Four Question
Looks like Slayer have infiltrated primetime television!
Marilyn Manson: ‘Heaven Upside Down’ Needs to Be ‘Chaos and F–k S–t Up,’ Because That’s My…
More than 20 years after Marilyn Manson became the Antichrist Superstar, his purpose remains the same -- to be an agent of chaos.
Five Finger Death Punch’s Zoltan Bathory on Ivan Moody: ‘The Last Three Shows Were the Bes…
'The last three shows were the best shows I've seen [Ivan] do for years,' Zoltan Bathory told us in an exclusive interview.
MTV Launches Reboot of ‘Total Request Live,’ Forgets to Play Music Videos
We were stunned when the reboot of TRL didn’t play a single music video during its return broadcast.
Rock World Reacts To Mass Shooting at Las Vegas Country Music Festival
A number of musicians from the rock and metal world have taken to social media to offer their sympathies to those harmed by this senseless act.
BREAKING: Marilyn Manson Crushed by Stage Prop at NYC Show, Gig Cancelled Mid-Set
There's currently no word on if Marilyn Manson has been seriously injured.
10 Times Musicians Walked Out of Interviews
Interviews don’t always go as planned and there have been plenty of awkward moments between musicians and journalists throughout rock history.
10 Greatest Rage Against the Machine Riffs
Though Rage Against the Machine only released three original full-length albums, this was still one of the most difficult riffs lists we’ve put together.
Five Finger Death Punch’s Zoltan Bathory Teams With U.S. Veterans to Fight Elephant + Rhin…
Five Finger Death Punch guitarist Zoltan Bathory has teamed up with a group of American veterans to help anti-poaching efforts across the African continent.
10 Insane Crowd Surfing Moments
Let’s just say best wishes to everyone who got kicked in the head during these insane gigs.