Amen & System Vs The World Plus The ‘HIM’ Awards!
Also in this issue: The Golden Gods are coming! Yes indeed the second annual Metal Hammer Awards have been unveiled. They take place on Monday 7th June at the Ocean in London and last month’s Hammer cover stars HIM are headlining!
Plus: “I Know Wot You Did On Your Holidayze” by Avenged Sevenfold, aged 19 ¾. The filth and the fury! Over paid, over sexed and over here! We also talk to rising Texan retro rockers Young heart Attack who team up with Motorhead’s very own Lemmy, Fear Factory get back on the horse stating “Dino was a big fat fuck” and Max Cavalera on why the new Soulfly album rules!
Punk grandaddies Blink 182 on growing old disgracefully, Machine Head’s ‘Burn My Eyes’ is revisited in The Story Behind…, Tool, Muse and The Mars Volta tell us about nu-prog rock, The Lostprophets face your questions in The Spanish Inquisition and Nikki Sixx reveals all in My Life Story.
Plus: The all new incoming section – sixteen pages dedicated to new bands, new music and demos!
In this month’s Subterranea
Mayhem put it bluntly: “We’re not here to enlighten you, we just wanna kill you!”. Plus: Orphaned Land, Scarve and this month’s extreme albums reviewed in full!
On This Month’s Razor CD
Amen, Killswitch Engage, Fear Factory, New Disease, Unjust, Breed 77, Coheed And Cambria, Hiding Place, The Great Deceiver, Byzantine, Orphaned Land, Death Angel, Ektomorph, Fall Of The Leafe, Lunaris, As I Lay Dying, Scarve and Isor.
Metal Hammer: Propper fucking metaaaaaal!