NEW HAMMER ON SALE NOW!
Metal Hammer Magazine + FREE Chimaira ‘The Age Of Hell’ album (UK only) + FREE double-sided poster + FREE stickers inc. Manowar, Mastodon, Anthrax and more!
It’s here! The brand new Metal Hammer is on shelves and features our amazingly revealing interview with MACHINE HEAD: how the band approached the follow up to ‘The Blackening’, their amazing new album, ‘Unto The Locust’. Hammer takes a closer look at Northern thrashers EVILE to examine the characters in one of the UK’s best loved new metal bands. And OPETH explain their incredible curveball of a record – and how it held the band together.
RISE TO REMAIN tell us about the struggles the band have been through that goes against the perception of their silver platter career. CHIMAIRA’S Mark Hunter talks about how Conan the Barbarian has guided him through a life in metal. And every UK issue of the magazine has CHIMAIRA’S entire brand new album ‘The Age Of Hell’ with it! And JUDAS PRIEST guitarist Glenn Tipton takes on a journey through his life from steel factory to British Steel and beyond.
We detail everything you need to know about ALICE COOPER, SKINDRED’S Benjie Webbe lists the formative records from his life and we take a look at FEED THE RHINO frontman Lee Tobin’s tattoos. STAIND and PRIMUS explain their returns, we report on the new MESHUGGAH album from the studio and head to Austria to meet DRAGONFORCE’S new frontman!
Also interviewed are: FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH, MEGADETH, ICED EARTH, EXIT TEN and Joe Satriani. We also speak to hot noobz THE INTERBEING, DEAD AND DIVINE and ANTERIOR.
Up the heavy end we have CTHONIC, WOLVES IN THE THRONE ROOM DEICIDE, TRIPTYKON, SOLSTAFIR, BLACK BREATH, UNSANE and ANCIENT WISDOM.
Reviewed: ANTHRAX, THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA, CHIMAIRA, BLACK TIDE, EDGUY, GHOST BRIGADE, CEREBRAL BALLZY, EVILE, DREAM THEATER, SABATON, AIRBOURNE, IRON MAIDEN, HIGH VOLTAGE, MESHUGGAH, ANVIL, X JAPAN, PAPA ROACH, GALLOWS last ever show with Frank Carter and more!
All non-UK issues have a 15 track CD with the best of the British Southern rock/sludge/stoner scene including: Gurt, Godsized, Astrohenge and more!
As well as all that, we have a massive two-sided ICED EARTH poster with The DEFENDERS OF THE FAITH exclusive Godmachine artwork tour poster on the flip side! Aaaaand a sheet of massive metal stickers including some from MANOWAR, MASTODON, SLAYER, METALLICA and more!