Dee Snider Looks Back on Metal’s ’90s Decline
Snider says that metal groups 'Went from being down and dirty to being polished and clean and mainstream and acceptable,' and a new wave of bands took over.
If I Were A Carpenter: Gear Factor Takes On the Deftones
We can't promise you'll be as awesome of a guitarist as Stephen Carpenter, but this gear is a good starting point.
‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ Star JB Smoove Explains Avenged Sevenfold, Stone Sour
Even though he's never heard them. He also describes Stone Sour, Black Veil Brides and Three Days Grace.
Halestorm to Make ‘Vicious’ Return With New Album, Debut ‘Uncomfortable’
Check out their new song, 'Uncomfortable,' and watch our Facebook Live session with the band tomorrow (May 31).
Derek Hess: The Concert Poster Designer Shares His Dual Diagnosis Struggle
You've probably seen his posters. But in his new book, '31 Days of May,' he details his struggles with bipolar disorder and substance abuse.
How Rage Against The Machine Inspired Pop Evil, Explained
Frontman Leigh Kakaty says that Rage's Zack de la Rocha made a big impact on him; the influence comes through on their recent song, 'Colors Bleed.'
A Day To Remember’s Kevin Skaff: My 5 Favorite Guitarists
His arm is inked with a veritable guitarists hall of fame; they've influenced everything from his playing to the design on one of his guitars.
Three Days Grace Still Feel Like ‘Outsiders’
'We’re all a bit introverted. I know I am, and I go home and I hide,' bassist Matt Walst says.
Rob Halford Recalls His First Sober Show: ‘I Was So Euphoric!’
After they were honored at the Loudwire Awards, Sammy Hagar interviewed the Metal God. Watch it on 'Rock & Roll Road Trip' this weekend on AXS.
Support Charities that Rock: Here’s Some Musician-Led Organizations
On this episode of 'Toni Gonzalez's Weekly Riff,' she looks at some artists who give back. As Toni says, 'Let's make the internet a less negative place today!'
Nita Strauss Reveals The Movie That Inspired Her to Play Guitar
The film, starring Ralph Macchio, doesn't involve martial arts, but it does have a pretty sweet battle scene.
Watch a 12-Year Old Destroy in a Shredding Contest
Sevendust's Lajon Witherspoon called him "The Future," and he's probably right. Watch the kid burn up the fretboard.