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Branded Content Why eOne Is The Under-The-Radar Metal Label Changing The Game

Though it may not yet be on every thrasher’s list, eOne Heavy is driving the metal scene – behind the scenes.

Features 10 Seriously Great Songs By “Gimmick” Bands

Here are 10 tracks that prove their makers are more than just jokes and marketing tactics.

The News BABYMETAL Announce U.S. Tour With Avatar

Japanese superstars BABYMETAL will tour the U.S. with Swedish clown-groove act Avatar.

Features 13 Hip-Hop And Rock Combination Tours We’d Love To See

blink-182 and Lil Wayne was just the beginning – here are 13 hip-hop and rock artists who would crush a co-headlining tour.

Features Avatar's Johannes Eckerström: The 10 Songs That Changed My Life

Avatar vocalist Johannes Eckerström guides us through the music that made him

The News Oli Sykes: "Love Flipped My Life Upside Down…" – Only In The New Issue Of Kerrang!

PLUS! Chris Cornell, Frank Carter, Mastodon, High On Fire, Nothing More, iDKHOW, Parkway Drive, YONAKA, Panic! At The Disco, FIDLAR, Behemoth and LOADS more!

Features Avatar's Johannes Eckerström: "We're Too Much Fun To Be Serious"

Prepare for the uber-peculiar, all sensory entertainment of Avatar Country…

The News Avatar Blows Past Its Kickstarter Goal of $50k in Fewer Than 90 Minutes

Fundraising for the movie the band plans on producing has already exceeded expectations.

The News Avatar Launches Kickstarter Campaign To Create Avatar Country Film

Sweden’s most ambitious band makes its most ambitious move to date.

Features The Kerrang! Signing Tent At Download Was Fun This Year

Thanks to everyone who came down to check it out and meet the bands!

The News K1724: Good Charlotte – Under The Skin Of Rock's Great Survivors

PLUS! Mike Shinoda, Machine Head, PVRIS, Ghost, Asking Alexandria, Max Cavalera, Nightwish, Five Finger Death Punch and loads more!