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AND THE 2014 REVOLVER GOLDEN GODS SHIT SHOW WINNERS ARE…

Every year the Revolver Golden Gods Awards comes and makes the industry look ridiculous. From a lack of credible nominees to a not-so-democratic way of picking winners (to put it lightly), this event is simply a show to toot your own horn by those who have weight in the heavy music world. The good thing about the Golden Gods? Heavy

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MOTLEY CRUE – SHOUT AT THE DEVIL – FROM THE VAULT

Today’s installment of From The Vault takes us back to 1983 and to Motley Crue’s second album “Shout at the Devil.” The album  is often regarded as the heaviest sounding Motley Crue album by both critics and fans with themes including sex, violence, drugs and rebellion. Side one begins with engineer Geoff Workman and Nikki Sixx’s narration for the introduction to Shout at the Devil:

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BOBBIE BROWN – DIRTY ROCKER BOYS – BOOK REVIEW

“She’s my cherry pie, cool drink of water, such a sweet surprise, tastes so good, makes a grown man cry, Sweet Cherry Pie In her new book, Dirty Rocker Boys, Love and Lust on the Sunset Strip, Bobbie Brown, who will forever be remembered as the “Cherry Pie” girl gives us an intimate view of her life and shows us that sometimes the lights don’t

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RIK FOX TO PERFORM AT CANCER BENEFIT SHOW

Photo credit: (c) 1986 Michael Richard Sneeberger Former original founding member of W.A.S.P., as well as bassist for the seminal 1980’s heavy metal band STEELER, SIN, SURGICAL STEEL, BURN and others, Rik Fox will be among the featured all-star jam performers at “A Fight For Life – Rockin’ For Dave Brown – A Cancer Benefit” tonight (August 16th) in Los

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NIKKI SIXX’S MOTHER PASSES AWAY

  Motley Crue bassist Nikki Sixx’s mother Deana Richards passed away yesterday at the age of 74. Sixx posted the news via twitter saying: “RIP Mom 5-5 1939 to 6-8 2013.” No further information is available and our thoughts and condolences go out to Nikki and his family. May she rest in peace.  

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WHY ARE THERE SO MANY SONGS ABOUT RAPE?

Ladies and gentlemen, I have some alarming news for you. While browsing DarkLyrics.com, I discovered a terrifying fact: that approximately 100% of metal songs made in the ’80s are about rape. That percentage might seem high, but I assure you it is only mildly exaggerated. Whereas nowadays bands who write songs about rape tend to depict it as brutal and

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THE HOTTEST GUYS IN HEAVY METAL: PART 5

And lo, we end our countdown with Carol’s Freaky Friday picks. It’s been real, and obviously, feel free to post your picks on our Facebook

RIK FOX TO PERFORM AT CANCER BENEFIT SHOW

Photo credit: (c) 1986 Michael Richard Sneeberger Former original founding member of W.A.S.P., as well as bassist for the seminal 1980’s heavy metal band STEELER,

NIKKI SIXX’S MOTHER PASSES AWAY

  Motley Crue bassist Nikki Sixx’s mother Deana Richards passed away yesterday at the age of 74. Sixx posted the news via twitter saying: “RIP Mom

WHY ARE THERE SO MANY SONGS ABOUT RAPE?

Ladies and gentlemen, I have some alarming news for you. While browsing DarkLyrics.com, I discovered a terrifying fact: that approximately 100% of metal songs made