Metallica, Tenacious D, Rob Halford Contribute to Ronnie James Dio TributeThe album will cover several phases of RJD's career, including Rainbow, Black Sabbath and Dio.
Radio.com Inside Out: Birmingham, the Birthplace of MetalJason Newsted, who played bass in Metallica for 15 years (and Ozzy Osbourne‘s band for a year), sums it up nicely: “Black Sabbath is timeless, ageless, and I guess could be considered the godfathers of our kind of music.”
Book Report: ‘Louder Than Hell: The Definitive Oral History Of Metal’The book starts off in the pre-metal era of the '60s, covering the Stooges, the MC5 and Alice Cooper (when "Alice Cooper" represented a band, not just the frontman).
Radio.com Inside Out: Metalheads Talking Metal, Starring Rob Halford, Dave Mustaine & MoreWe sat down with some of the icons of the last few decades of heavy metal and hard rock to talk about the culture, why it's so enduring, and how it has changed. Unsurprisingly, Judas Priest's Rob Halford, Corey Taylor (Slipknot, Stone Sour), Phil Anselmo (Pantera, Down), Dave Mustaine and Dave Ellefson (Megadeth) and Jason Newsted (Metallica), all had a lot to say on the matter.
JACK's Inside Track: Judas PriestNo one realized that Rob Halford's leather studded biker outfit represented something TOTALLY different than Heavy Metal 30 years ago..
Ozzfest Returns This Summer With Motley Crue, Rob Halford