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10 Best Avenged Sevenfold Videos
Avenged Sevenfold effectively use the video medium to their advantage and their benefit. Their videos often help advance the stories in their songs, which are filled with rich and vivid lyrical imagery.
10 Best Metallica Running Songs
Metallica are preparing to unleash their new 3D film, 'Metallica Through the Never,' which centers on the adventures of a runner named Trip who is tasked with an important mission for the band that must be completed during their live performance.
10 Greatest Alice in Chains Videos
When it comes to music, Alice in Chains have always been the complete package -- incredible harmonies, dark and meaningful lyrics, the ability to cut on a dime between aggressive-in-your-face rock and the most melodic of moments and musicianship that has put them amongst the most respected acts goin…
10 Most Bizarre Guitars
Other than being the among the cornerstones of electric guitar design, what do the Fender Stratocaster and Telecaster, Gibson Les Paul and SG (and many more) all have in common? Believe it or not, when they were originally released they were all mocked and laughed at for their then-strange body desi…
10 Most Underrated Megadeth Songs
How gifted a songwriter is Dave Mustaine? Well, the heavy metal mastermind has written so many great songs that some of them haven't even made it onto regular Megadeth albums. Like his former Metallica bandmates during their peak years ('86-'92), Mustaine has given record collectors a…
10 Greatest Iron Maiden Videos
Iron Maiden possess some of the most recognizable branding in all of music. Over the past few decades, the British band's creepy Eddie mascot is a ubiquitous presence at any heavy metal and hard rock show through the countless t-shirts he adorns. Meanwhile, the many iconic album and single slee…
10 Greatest Rock + Metal Supergroups
The term "supergroup" first surfaced during the late '60s when already successful musicians started to link up with other well-known musicians to form new groups. The first wave of these bands include legendary acts such as Crosby, Stills & Nash, Blind Faith and Humble Pie. Since …
Best Vinyl Releases of 2013 (So Far)
According to Nielsen SoundScan, vinyl sales have increased over 33 percent in the first six months of 2013. To fans of vinyl, this comes as no surprise, but isn't it nice to have your obsession justified with concrete numbers? You've contributed to the nearly 3 million records sold so far …
10 Greatest Metal Baseball Walk-Up Songs
In baseball, the walk-up song is everything. Heavy metal and hard rock-loving baseball players understand this. Unlike their fellow teammates who choose to walk to home plate or the pitcher's mound to the dance floor-ready sounds of hip-hop or R&B, metalhead players know that going with a h…
10 Searing Replacement Pickups for Hard Rock + Metal
Sonically speaking, the pickups in your guitar are at the forefront of your tone. Everything within your pickups -- such as their number of windings, the material and thickness of their wire, and their magnet type -- can have drastic effects on your tone's feel, sustain, punchiness and response…

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