Meet Metallica MK III!
We talk to everyone from James, Lars, Kirk and Robert to producer Bob Rock and even the band’s psychiatrist! Plus: Every Metallica album re-reviewed, the artwork of Pushead, mini featurettes on former Metallica bassists Cliff Burton and Jason Newsted and THE first review of their awesome new album ‘St. Anger’.
Also in this issue: Linkin Park tell us “mo money means mo problems”, former Black Flag frontman / actor / writer / stand-up comedian / book publisher and all round workaholic Henry Rollins faces the Spanish Inquisition and Lacuna Coil’s lurvely frontgirl Christina Scabbia shows us her pad in At Home With…
There’s also church burning, death and destruction in the story behind Mayhem’s ‘De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas’ album. Glassjaw road test on tour food and we go access all areas on AFI’s recent Japanese sojourn. Finch’s Randy Strohmeyer flexes his musical muscle in the Hammer quiz: Lyrically Challenged and Godsmack’s Sully Erna shows us his tatts.
We also meet Fucking New Guys Lamb Of God, Passenger, The Clams, Evanescence and The Donots, and Murderdolls frontman Wednesday 13 tells us his life story.
Plus: The Deftones’ awesome new self-titled album gets reviewed along with new releases from Alkaline Trio, Evanescence, Chimaira, Powerman 5000, Type O Negative and Sepultura.
In this month’s Subterranea: Red Harvest, Axis Perdition, Churn, The Exploited and Brit noise oiks Charger.
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