From death-metal masterworks to stoner-doom monuments and Big Four thrashterpieces.
Articles by Andy O'Connor
Pepper Keenan’s return buckles a bit under the weight of bloated songwriting.
Legends and descendants unite to forge an unforgettable year for the genre.
Tony Iommi and new vocalist Tony Martin helped the band begin to escape its ’80s trappings.
Metal never died, but it was due for a resurgence.
The German thrash metal pioneers evolve and add to their fury.
Metal’s renaissance isn’t slowing down anytime soon.