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The News New Zealand mum names her three kids Metallica, Slayer and Pantera

Stuck on baby names? Just call your kids after three of the biggest metal bands on the planet. Simple.

Features South Of Heaven is the album where Slayer became truly evil

On the anniversary of its release, we look at the album that earned Slayer their place in Hell.

Features The 50 best albums from 2001

From Slipknot and Sum 41 to Tool and Tenacious D, we rank the greatest albums from the year 2001

Features Slayer: The stories behind 20 of their biggest songs

We dig deep into the history of the biggest songs on Slayer’s farewell setlist

Features 9 bizarre metal cover versions that actually happened

We can’t believe these covers of classic metal songs exist… but here they are!

Features 10 lesser known Slayer songs that everyone needs to hear

Raining Blood, South Of Heaven, Disciple… everyone knows the Slayer classics, but here we celebrate the bloodstained bangers that are criminally overlooked…

Features The 29 greatest songs about vampires

In honour of World Dracula Day, we count down the 29 vampiric songs that suck the hardest

The News Corey Taylor, Lzzy Hale, Scott Ian and more unite on new song Thunder Force

Corey Taylor, Lzzy Hale, Scott Ian and more have joined forces for a new track on upcoming Netflix movie Thunder Force.

Features How Ozzfest ’99 ushered in a new generation of metal

As Black Sabbath planned to bow out at Ozzfest 99, nine freaks from Des Moines, Iowa perfectly set the stage for metal’s formidably chaotic and phenomenally exciting next chapter…

Features Manager Kristen Mulderig: "I always wanted to show that I can do exactly what you can do – and I bet I can do it better"

Kristen Mulderig has spent two decades managing some of the biggest names in metal. Here she discusses her intro to the industry, the challenges of music being free’ and shares advice for young women looking to get started…

Features The 10 most metal commercials of all time

Check out a ranking of the most brutal times they tried to sell you something…

Features The 15 most metal songs on movie soundtracks ever

We definitively rank the greatest metal songs to ever appear on movie soundtracks