The strange world of cash-in heavy metal music magazines at the start of the 1980s.
Getting It Straight In Notting Hill Gate
Remembering the glory days of the British rock underground.
The Death Of Popular Music And Youth Culture
When everything becomes the same, it all ceases to have any importance. Looking into youth culture’s sad slide into insignificance.
The Hell You’re Going Through Is Thanks To The Most Boring People You’ve Ever Met
The age of the rebellious hedonist is over. The dullards have taken over.
Damnified If You Do, Damnified If You Don’t – The Underwhelming Sounds Of Barbara Black
Hilarious boasts of rock ‘n’ roll excess meet extraordinarily generic Euro Metal.
Heavy Metal Thunder: the Highs And Lows Of NWOBHM
Exploring the glory days of 1980s British metal and the bands who made it what it was.
Twisted Sister Tear It Up On The Tube
The legendary 1982 performance from the New York glam rockers, with added Lemmy.
Alice Cooper’s Got Milk
The former hard-drinking shock rocker eschews the trend for rock band beer by endorsing flavoured milk.
Beware The Creepers: Dario Argento’s Phenomena
The artistic beginning of the end for Dario Argento.
Classic Albums Revisited: Hawkwind’s Warrior On The Edge Of Time
The original space rockers and author Michael Moorcock join forces for a seminal concept album.
The Song That Broke Up Motörhead
How an ill-fated collaboration between Lemmy and Wendy O. Williams caused Motörhead’s classic line-up to shatter.