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YouTuber Kevin Balke decided to take it upon himself and explore the question – Is black metal just angry surf rock? Throughout a pretty entertaining and insightful video, Balke plays several different black metal cuts […]
This week, it was revealed that Oscar winner for ‘Best Actor’ and living meme Nicolas Cage would play Count Dracula in the upcoming horror-comedy Renfield. The news was met with a resounding whoop of excitement, given […]
It’s Friday, which means two things: giving the week the finger and new music! Tune in every Friday for The Pit’s round-up of new metal releases, from singalong hard rock to pus-drenched underground death metal. […]
Of all the bands who emerged from Norway’s second wave of black metal in the early ’90s, Darkthrone have remained the most genuine, prolific, and consistently rad. Where other acts have eaten their own chewed […]
Few hard rock bands have courted the massive mainstream appeal as arena-rock hit-makers Bon Jovi. However, it now appears that frontman Jon Bon Jovi has turned his attention towards the putrid underground of black metal, […]
Heavy metal music has always had its roots intertwined with those of the cannabis plant. Since Black Sabbath first birthed the genre in an amniotic rush of bong water, weed has been metalheads’ drug of […]
Drinking will always be an important part of heavy metal culture. Spiritually, alcohol gives way to the loud, brash frenzy fostered by ancient gods like Dionysus, and so is loved by fans of singalongs and […]