Opinion

KISS - Gene Simmons 2014 By SkullsNBones

Opinion: KISS’ Final Tour Is A Welcome One

I am embarrassed to say this, but I thought KISS retired a few years ago. My first album ever was KISS‘ Dynasty on vinyl. It came out in 1979, making me a wee lad upon its release, but I loved it. Arguably a more accessible album than the classics that preceded it, the painted faces on the cover were enough

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“SAY YES TO DEATH METAL, SAY NO TO NATHANAEL RUBIN!”

As a die hard metal head, I’ve heard it all from close minded people in my life. I must praise Satan and hate God, I’m ignorant to other types of music, I like to hurt other fans in the mosh pits, and so on. It’s all completely false and irrelevant to why I love this music, and why it drives

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WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE SONG OFF “COWBOYS FROM HELL?”

Twenty four years ago on this very date, the legendary Pantera released “Cowboys From Hell” to the world and the metal scene was forever changed. From the intense vocals, to the thundering rhythm section, and of course the riffs and solos from Dime, it was something we had never heard before, and was the beginning of one of the most

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ZAKK WYLDE ON THE INFLUENCE OF JIMI HENDRIX!

Last night marked the end of the 2014 “Experience Hendrix Tour,” which involved guitar greats Buddy Guy, Bootsy Collins, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Jonny Lang and the awesome Zakk Wylde. We posted a ton of footage from the shows last week, but today we have something more meaningful for you. For fans of Hendrix, we love and respect the man for

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MIND OVER METAL | SHINING A LIGHT ON THE DARK ROOTS OF METAL

Throughout time music has been an ever evolving art form that has embraced and expressed the culture and life views of many tribes and nations and the worldviews and beliefs that make them unique. From the very beginning of creation music and sound have played an important role in molding and shaping the voice and expression of basic human communication. Sound

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LAMB OF GOD: “AS THE PALACES BURN” FILM REVIEW BY METAL MARK!

The mighty Lamb Of God will be releasing their long awaited film, “As The Palaces Burn,” worldwide on February 27th. What starts out as a documentary on the band’s rise to fame, the deep connection with their fans around the world, and the beginning of the “Resolution” touring cycle, quickly turns at a dramatic moment in the film when the

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METAL INJECTION: “TOP 10 MOST CONTROVERSIAL MOMENTS IN METAL!”

Our good friends over at Metal Injection are well known for their documentary style videos on the metal scene. From touring metal bars around the world, to music education clips and more, these guys continue to put out quality material for the metal family. Their most recent countdown is the best they’ve ever done in my opinion. The took on

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METAL MARK’S TOP TEN SHOWS OF 2013!

The main reason that I moved to New York City last year was the opportunity to be around the biggest metal scene in the United States, and to be able to catch more shows than ever before. Atlanta, while I still love it with all my heart, simply does not get the tours that New York City does, and I

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GUTSLIT: BRUTAL DEATH METAL FROM INDIA!

Summarizing themselves quite simply as “Brutal death grind from India“, Gutslit are all about the sound over lengthy description and categories. Georgi Bomb takes a look at their debut album, “Skewered In The Sewer,” out now via Ghastly Music. Enjoy it below!

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GUTSLIT: BRUTAL DEATH METAL FROM INDIA!

Summarizing themselves quite simply as “Brutal death grind from India“, Gutslit are all about the sound over lengthy description and categories. Georgi Bomb takes a