Nightosaur I 331 Club I Friday, September 26If the anatomy of the metal chart of music is true, then Minneapolis trio Nightosaur would be a mix of all the sub-genres. Their new album, Set Fire to the Mountain, captures their sound in a new groove from the very start; it's rowdy, taught, dark, and ge ... More >>
Nothing like a good Twitter meme to help pass the time on a Tuesday morning. Inspired by (or perhaps as an alternative to) our post on the six worst music words in the dictionary, imaginative Twitter users led by the always uproarious Wits host John Moe took to the hashtag #sixworstwordsinmusic to o ... More >>
Metal as a genre transcends all parts of the world and breaks all cultural and language barriers, from North and South America, to Europe and even Asia. From the early days of metal, and Judas Priest's classic 1979 live album Unleashed in the East (recorded in Tokyo), the music has always been popul ... More >>
By Jason RocheHalloween is the time where it's acceptable to wallow in the creepy, the crawly, the dark, and the macabre. Sounds like the themes of heavy metal, year-round! Here then, are those most spine-tingliest metal album covers, for your All Hallow's Eve viewing pleasure. Step inside...
The Cloak Ox, Night Moves, and more
Photos courtesy of ImpalerIt's been some time since we last heard from Twin Cities shock rockers Impaler. Since we last met up, the band has been working on all cylinders, playing gigs around town with some well known legendary metal bands like Faster Pussycat and Paul Di'anno. They've also b ... More >>
Though he was originally scheduled to perform with Judas Priest frontman Rob Halford, Ozzy Osbourne's rescheduled gig at the Target Center tomorrow night is being billed as "An Evening with Ozzy Osbourne" -- meaning the Prince of Darkness will be going at it alone.
Paying homage to those who speak the language of creativity
Atmosphere drops free EP, Bob Dylan gets mashed, Taste of MN recaps & the 400 Bar closing?
New music from To Kill a Petty Bourgeoisie, Decider interviews City on the Make & STNNNG's 200th show.
Judas Priest to play Taste of Minnesota, Brother Ali on the charts & Taking Back Sunday to play First Avenue.
Adult Swim's Resident Death Metal Band Release an Album—We Put on Our Corpse Paint and Take a Listen
Wallow in the mire of the year's best scuzz rock
They scream. They wear tacos for underwear. Meet Faggot, rock's next big gay thing.
The Gleam reminisce about their creepy rural childhood
Chooglin' leader Brian Vanderwerf opens ears, mouths off
Man becomes a diapered monkey. College art rock becomes an MTV sensation. And Chuck Statler becomes the rock video director who started it all.
Megadeth's new album sees the band put the pedal back to the metal
The Soft Boys revisit their classic Underwater Moonlight with sardonic good cheer and a reunion tour