10 Greatest Heavy Metal Live Albums Of All Time

I am a fan of live albums from any genre. However, my collection comprises mostly rock and metal albums and there are certain live albums that have been spinning over and over again in my player for the past quarter of a century – basically since I was able to earn my own money as a kid and spend it all on records. Here is my subjective Top 10 Best Heavy Metal Live Albums list. By the way, which is your favourite live album?

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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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AlbumsThatRock.com presents: The 10 Best Heavy Metal Albums of 2015

The year 2015 has seen a good amount of phenomenal metal releases. After a great year 2014 that saw albums such as Blood in, Blood out by Exodus, Anthrax’s Chile On Hell, or Bloodstone & Diamonds by Machine Head conquering this metalhead’s heart, I didn’t think that this year could top the previous one… but it did. Here you are my 10 Best Metal Albums of 2015 selection, which were selected and ranked purely by means of my personal taste, the amount of plays the albums or EPs have received through my ears, and by how I feel about the music when I listen to it. […]

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John Gallagher of Raven: “To a degree we’re in the business of selling t-shirts, not selling CDs.”

“We’re in a position now where we can actually make more money with what we do then when we were ‘really’ making money.” That is one of the first things John Gallagher, singer and bass player for legendary metal band Raven, told us in an interview we did with him for the From Hero To Zero webshow. […]

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Raven’s Live at the Inferno (1984) is a gem in the virtual catalogue of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal

Live at the Inferno was released in 1984 and is basically a live best-of album including songs from the band’s first three albums. John writes the following about the album: “In order to preempt our old record company putting out the inevitable “greatest hits” we basically did this album live & was part of our deal in getting away from neat records…

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