The 10 Best Songs About Necrophilia

June 22, 2021 11:54am

Few things are more universally taboo than having sex with a dead body — which is exactly why rock and metal musicians are so fascinated with the idea. Murder may be dastardly and brutal, but […]


11 Bands Who Wouldn’t Be Here Without Dracula

May 26, 2021 10:18am

Horror icons have come and gone over the ages, but few if any have remained as immortally loved and feared as Count Dracula. Bram Stoker’s vampire supervillain has been so thoroughly used and adapted over […]


Alice Cooper First Smoked Weed with Jimi Hendrix

April 5, 2021 7:48am

The history of rock and roll is littered with amazing stories, and unfortunately for devout edge kids, a lot of them involve drugs. The explosion of mind-opening and mood-altering drug use in the late ’60s […]

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New Metal Out Today: 2/26

February 26, 2021 10:05am

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 releases, from singalong hard rock to pus-drenched underground death metal. Keep […]


The 10 Greatest Alice Cooper Stage Gags of All Time

February 4, 2021 10:17am

There will never be another onstage showman in rock and metal like Alice Cooper. Between his banging hard-rock anthems, his elaborate stage show, and his own personal swagger, Alice has entranced audiences around the world […]

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