The Best Hard N’ Heavy Live Albums of 2017

The first subjective list of «Best of 2017» releases is dedicated to live albums. The year 2017 saw some great studio album releases from bands from various genres, but did especially well in the live album category of rock and metal bands. I can highly recommend the following hard n’ heavy live albums.

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Best Hard Rock and Heavy Metal Albums of 1986

I have always considered 1986 to be one of the best years in hard rock and heavy metal history given the greatness of the albums that were released that year. Unfortunately, I was too young to really know of them, let alone understand or appreciate them. But when […]

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Iron Maiden’s “The Book Of Souls” (2015) is already one of my favourite albums of the band

After five years, the sixteenth Iron Maiden studio album, The Book Of Souls, was finally released on September 4, 2015. It comes as a double-CD album with a length of 92:11 minutes, and – spoiler alert – it is already one of my favourite Iron Maiden albums. […]

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The 10 Most Influential Bass Players Of Rock and Heavy Metal

After dedicating a post to The 10 Most Influential Guitar Players Of The Modern Era of Heavy Metal, we hereby dedicate a post to The 10 Most Influential Bass Players Of Rock and Heavy Metal. I can imagine that some might disagree with my choice of these bass players. However, I hope that my explanation of why I consider these 10 bassists to be worth of the Top 10 will make sense to you. […]

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