Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Tag: metal

2000s women in rock

22 women musicians who have been inspiring the scene since the 2000s

Throughout the 2000s, women started to dominate the alternative music scene with their powerful stage presence and otherworldly talent. Following in the footsteps of...
ozzy osbourne ozzfest 2005

QUIZ: Can you pass this ultimate Ozzfest trivia test?

Living well is the best revenge. After Sharon Osbourne, Ozzy Osbourne’s famed manager and wife, was rejected by alternative powerhouse festival Lollapalooza for an...
trap metal

10 trap-metal releases that push the genre into new extremes

To the dismay of gatekeepers, trap metal continues to evolve far beyond screaming over a trap beat. In honor of that, here are some...
easy pop punk songs to play on guitar

Here are 20 of the easiest pop-punk songs to learn on guitar

Are you dreaming about leaving your hometown? Sure you are. Because pop-punk kids have felt self-isolated long before the pandemic. All the shows are...
rising black alternative bands

17 rising Black alternative bands who are leading the next generation

Black musicians are at the heart of alternative music’s history. Whether it’s punk, emo, metal or pop punk, Black people have played an integral...
punk band nikes

Here are 10 shoes where Nike drew inspiration from metal and punk

While most people associate Nike with basketball and hip-hop culture, they’ve taken inspiration from the extreme aesthetics of punk and metal, too. Sure, the...
underrated metalcore albums

10 underrated metalcore albums that deserve another listen

These modern metalcore albums from the 2010s are all very different. They rework influences from progressive, alternative metal, hardcore punk, several branches of death...
black lives matter protest songs about racism

10 metal tracks that aren’t afraid to call out systemic racism

Heavy metal has long been a scene of tackling societal issues, and political stances are frequently taken by songwriters in the genre. While it’s...
underrated hardcore bands

18 hardcore and metalcore bands you probably forgot from the 2000s

Hardcore and metalcore have dominated the heavy music scene throughout many eras, from the early 2000s to the 2010s and even today. The early...
Papa roach, 2018

You’re going to hear plenty of heavy tracks on Papa Roach’s next album

Papa Roach's next album is going to be heavy and aggressive according to recent words from frontman Jacoby Shaddix. In an interview for Zippo Encore Live...