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Features Remembering Jill Janus Of Huntress, One Year Later

On the first anniversary of her death, we look back at the incredible talent and tragic passing of Huntress’ Jill Janus.

Features 11 Bands Who Single-Handedly Launched Genres

Here are 11 bands whose genre of music didn’t exist until they started playing it.

The News Heavy Metal Is Good For Your Health, According To Recent Study

A new study has found that heavy metal has a ton of health benefits for its fans.

The News Finland's First-Ever Heavy Metal Knitting Championship Was An Insane Spectacle

Finland’s Heavy Metal Knitting World Championship provided a combination you never knew you needed.

The News Nastie Band (Faith No More, Villains) Live Up To Their Name On Diabolical New Track

Exclusive: On their new single, New York City’s Nastie Band boil down everything you love about evil metal.

The News Black Sabbath Admit They Don't Listen to Much Heavy Metal

When you invent a genre, you probably don’t need to listen to it.

The News University Offers PhD Scholarship In Heavy Metal

The University of Newcastle, Australia, is offering a PhD scholarship to study the social geography of heavy metal.

The News Watch King Diamond Debut A Jauntily Evil New Song Live

King Diamond debuted a new track, Masquerade Of Madness, at Hellfest this weekend.

The News Heavy Metal Is The Fastest-Growing Music Genre

According to TuneCore, heavy metal has had the biggest increase in listeners.

Features The Underground Sounds Of America: Magic Circle

When Boston hardcore dudes form a classic heavy metal band, the result is as old-school as it gets.