A Channel 4 exploration of Christian hysteria about the evils of rock music.
Tag: Black Sabbath
A Spike Into Your Brain: Cover Versions That Miss The Point Part 2
Another collection of woefully misguided cover versions.
Classic Albums Revisited: The Dangers Of Evil Blizzard
The unruly pleasures of ‘black psychedelia’ on the debut album from Preston’s finest masked madmen.
Metal Meltdowns – Very Heavy, Very Horrible Album Covers
A collection of heavy metal LPs where the artwork failed to live up to the ambition of the band.
Arthur Brown Reheats Fire
The God of Hellfire returns with a new, all-star version of his classic hit song.
Don’t Stop Believing – The Hazards Of Changing A Rock Band’s Lead Singer
Why unknown singers joining famous rock bands are almost always doomed to fail.
The Unexpected Joys Of Lockdown: Toyah Willcox And Robert Fripp’s Sunday Lunches
The eccentric performances from the married couple have been an unexpected highlight of the last year.
Classic Albums Revisited: Bathory’s Under The Sign Of The Black Mark
Looking back at one of the pioneering moments in the Black Metal story.
Heavy Shit? Sir Lord Baltimore’s Metal Credentials Are Tested
Everything louder than everything else: relentless metal pioneers Sir Lord Baltimore remembered.
I’m A Freak Baby… A Journey Through The British Heavy Psych And Hard Rock Underground Scene 1968 – 72
The rise of British 1970s stoner rock explored in an impressive box set of obscure musical heaviness.