It’s been a while since we shared a selection of music with you and what better time to come up with a new playlist than Halloween?
Dismissed by critics, forgotten by their creator – could there be more to Alice Cooper’s ‘blackout albums’ than people have suggested?
The odd story behind one of heavy metal’s most obscure, salacious and elusive bands.
Gene Simmons might be an egotistical, greedy, sex-crazed narcissist – but at least he’s honest about it.
Another unlikely but magnificent musical collision from the king of the mash-up.
A Channel 4 exploration of Christian hysteria about the evils of rock music.
Remembering how the nu-metal superstars came close to killing your editor.
How can you go wrong with black metal-inspired coffee? Prepare to find out.
More moral panic and slanderous claims from the religious fundamentalist grifters of the Satanic Panic era.
Nine albums, all released simultaneously – a mad folly, a moment of genius or a cynical slap in the face for music critics?
In which introspective, personal studies of human frailty and despair are turned into vacuously bouncy dancefloor bangers, metal misfires and saccharine pop show tunes.
Mentally unbalanced Christians demand a school principal is removed from her position because of ‘Satanic Imagery’.