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Features Slayer’s Jeff Hanneman Made Beautiful Music For Evil People

On the sixth anniversary of his death, we pay homage to founding Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman.

Features The Legacy Of Type O Negative, Album By Album

On the anniversary of Pete Steele’s death, we look at what made each of Type O Negative’s seven studio albums some of metal’s least worst releases.

The News Static-X Reveal Masked Touring Vocalist, Announce North American and European Tour

Static-X have posted a video featuring their masked new frontman, a re-recorded classic, and full American and European tour dates.

The News Lyle Tuttle, Pioneering Tattoo Artist, Dead At 87

Lyle Tuttle, the tattoo artist and historian whose clients included Janis Joplin and Joan Baez, passed away yesterday at the age of 87.

The News Ozzy Osbourne Pays Tribute To Bernie Tormé: "A Gentle Soul With A Heart Of Gold"

Ozzy Osbourne took to social media today to honor his late former guitarist Bernie Tormé.

The News Former Ozzy Guitarist Bernie Tormé Dead At 66

Bernie Tormé, the guitarist who played with Ozzy after the death of Randy Rhoads, has been confirmed dead.

The News Mastodon Will Release A Cover Of Stairway To Heaven To Honor Their Late Manager

As a tribute to their late manager Nick John, Mastodon will release a cover of Stairway To Heaven for Record Store Day.

The News Mastodon To Pay Tribute To Late Manager With 7" Box Set

The 7” set will honor Mastodon and Gojira manager Nick John, who died of pancreatic cancer last year.

The News Public Memorial For Rigor Mortis/Warbeast Vocalist Bruce Corbitt Announced

March 9th will see Bruce Corbitt’s legacy in Rigor Mortis and Warbeast celebrated in Fort Worth, Texas.

The News Jim Dunlop Sr., Guitar Gear Pioneer, Has Died

The founder of Dunlop Manufacturing, famous for their guitar picks and the Cry Baby wah-wah pedal, has passed away.

The News Bruce Corbitt Of Rigor Mortis And Warbeast Dead At 56

The singer lost his battle with esophageal cancer.

Features The United States Of Motörhead

The best 50 bars in every U.S. state for toasting Lemmy Kilmister on the third anniversary of his death.