The mammoth, eight-day rock, metal, pop, world music, dance and arts-fest that is Roskilde 2013 kicks off this weekend, and seeing as we’re actually heading out there to see a little band called Metallica, we thought we’d pick out five reasons why Roskilde is quite unlike any other festival on the planet…
Download and Bloodstock not enough for you? Here are the ten most headbang-friendly bands at this year’s Reading and Leeds Festivals, lovingly handpicked by Hammer. Aww.
To celebrate Slayer playing Reign In Blood in full at ATP’s I’ll Be Your Mirror this Friday – also featuring Sleep, Melvins, Wolves In The Throne Room, Yob and more – we have a Slayer motorcycle helmet to give away! Nice.
Metal Hammer Podcast 195: Download Promoter Andy Copping Talks Download 2012, Black Sabbath And More
On the new Metal Hammer Podcast, Download and Live Nation promoter Andy Copping answers your many questions, plus talks this year’s immense Download festival, Black Sabbath and Bill Ward and more. Plus While She Sleeps, Watain, Manowar, Velvet Revolver, argh loads! Just listen to it!
Orange Goblin are among the names set to play a special charity event honouring the late, great singer of Iron Monkey, Johnny Morrow, who passed away ten years ago. Get your Morrowfest tickets inside.
Five Finger Death Punch, Killswitch Engage and Trivium were joined by none other than Metal Hammer’s own editor Alexander Milas to officially launch the Metal Hammer Trespass America festival in Hollywood yesterday! Check out the video inside…
Slayer play Reign In Blood in full at I’ll Be Your Mirror in one month! Here are ten of the many reasons the festival is going to kick ass – including Sleep, Melvins and…erm…hipsters?! Get your Slayer I’ll Be Your Mirror tickets inside.
Guns N’ Roses, Marilyn Manson, Opeth, Nightwish and Cancer Bats are just some of the bands that will be ripping up Spain at the first ever Costa De Fuego festival! Find out more and get your tickets inside…