Green Day vs. All Time Low! - Clash of the titans
This Saturday Green Day return after nine months of meltdowns, rehab and rebuilding - and they've only gone and brought All Time Low to start summer's biggest party! We sit down with these two titans as Green Day talk tearing the Emirates Stadium apart and All Time Low get set to support their idols.
In this week's posters we pay tribute to Kerrang! photographer Ashley Maile with SIX of his finest shots including Biffy Clyro, Steel Panther, Foo Fighters, Avenged Sevenfold, Enter Shikari and Slash.
Feedback: You send us your reactions to last week's Rock's Greatest Lyrics, bake off against each other with cakes in the style of 30 Seconds To Mars, Avenged Sevenfold and Linkin Park and reader Sam goes head to head with Greg Puciato of The Dillinger Escape Plan over whether independent labels are better for bands! PLUS: WIN gig tickets to O2 Academy Islington for a year! Whoah!
News: We get the low-down from Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman's LA memorial as rock and the likes of Kerry King, Metallica, Dave Navarro, Casey Chaos and more remember a true guitar legend.
Black Veil Brides frontman Andy Biersack reveals the new songs that are set to see Wretched And Divine get even more epic, Emmure's Frankie Palmeri shows us his favourite tattoos, we examine the real School Of Rock as New College Nottingham open the world's first heavy metal degree course and Arcane Roots' Andrew Groves answers your dilemmas in Life Of Agony.
What else? We bring you the Kerrang! Rock Chart and tell you who's at number one this week, get set to take Download 2013 acoustic on K! Radio and prepare for Anthrax's Scott Ian to select his 99 albums to hear before you die on Kerrang! TV.
Kerrang! gets set for the most rock'n'roll time of the year... The Relentless Kerrang! Awards, looking back at last year's mayhem and debauchery and giving you the chance to vote for this year's winners!
We look back at the monster that almost killed Metallica, climbing inside the belly of the beast and bringing you the untold story of St. Anger - 10 years since it threatened to rip the band apart.
Kerrang! sits down with rock'n'roll wild men, Airbourne, and find out what's dogging frontman Joel O'Keefe on their new album Black Dog Barking.
HIM's Ville Valo tells us the songs that saved his life, what he listens to in bed and which song was so good that it made him check into rehab...
We introduce Essex pop-punkers The Hype Theory, who tell us about practicing in a strip club, and DevilDriver's Dez Fafara takes on The Ultimate Rockstar Test!
Lives: This week we bring you reviews from Pierce The Veil's massive London show, Senses Fail and Marmozets, Rush, Title Fight, The Defiled, Melvins and way more!
Reviews: Kerrang! unveils the first review of Black Sabbath's massive new record, 13, bringing you Ozzy's tales from the studio, as well as climbing inside Megadeth's latest album and bringing you the low-down on the newest offerings from the likes of Kylesa, City And Colour, Filter, Church Of Misery, Boysetsfire and Billie Joe Armstrong's son's band, Emily's Army! Plus Alice In Chains' Jerry Cantrell talks family traditions and favourite comedians in this week's Anatomy Of A Rockstar.
Gigs: We bring you this week's packed gig guide and speak to Anthrax's Scott Ian about telling tales, whilst Blood Command tell us how to rock the Norwegian way and Devin Townsend tells us about his first ever gig - watching Johnny Cash!
That, as they say, is all folks! ...All crushed into this week's Kerrang! magazine that is! On sale, May 29.