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The Pit brings you all the newest hard rock & heavy metal news so that you can stay up to date on new metal music, heavy metal bands, metal album reviews, interviews & more. We’ve been publishing news & editorial articles daily 2017, covering all facets of aggressive music culture and lifestyle.

The Pit is an independent subsidiary of Warner Music Group.

You can get in touch with us by emailing lastwordsonthepit at gmail.com, or write us at either of our social media accounts: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, TikTok

Our news writers:

John Hill

John Hill is a writer residing in New York City, having graduated from Pratt Institute with a creative writing BFA. He has previously written for VICE, Revolver Magazine, Noisey, CLRVYNT, Loudwire, InsideHook and other publications. He covers the cross-section of music, film, heavy metal, anime, comic books, art and fashion with a focus on the people pushing alternative scenes forward.
Michael Pementel attended Columbia College Chicago and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Creative Writing. Since 2015, he has worked in online and print media, covering music, film, video games, and anime. Along with his work at The Pit, Michael has also written for: Bloody Disgusting, Metal Injection, Consequence of Sound, Dread Central, Electronic Gaming Monthly, New Noise Magazine, Treble Zine, PopMatters, and the Funimation Blog.
Tim Coffman has loved music since he heard his first Metallica song and has never looked back. Graduating from Towson University in the world of Audio Production, he has been writing about music primarily since 2019, with his pieces being featured in Alternative Press, Metal Injection, SPIN, and Loudwire over the past few years.