Album covers get the gif treatment

How cool is that gif of Metallica’s …And Justice For All? Artist J Betcom has gone and given this treatment to several album covers spanning a variety of genres. You can check them out at his Tumblr page. I can’t imagine how long it must have taken him to do some of these but they’re…

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Metallica recognized by the Guinness World Records

Metallica have done a lot for heavy music and been recognized for it, be it with accolades from critics or awards. Now, they have received a new honor thanks to the people over at Guinness World Records. The feat they accomplished was being the first musical act to perform in all seven continents after their…

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Exodus confirm guests on Blood In Blood Out

Thrashers Exodus have confirmed guests that will be featured on their new offering Blood In Blood Out. Earlier we confirmed the appearance of guitarist Kirk Hammett of Metallica on “Salt The Wound”. Additional guests are producer/musician Dan The Automator on “Black 13” and Chuck Billy of Testament on “BTK”. Guitarist Gary Holt commented on working…

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Today in rock/metal history…

Thrash metal pioneers Metallica released their epic 1988 album, …And Justice For All. It was a very progressive album for the Bay Area thrasher, featuring more complex song structures and unusual time signatures throughout. It was also the band’s first record with new bassist Jason Newsted who replaced Cliff Burton after he passed away while…

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Kirk Hammett to guest on new Exodus track

“I play a guitar solo on the new Exodus album,” is what Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett told Rolling Stone. Photo by: JoshDoeVisuals As many of you know, Hammett originally played with Exodus before joining Metallica after the band ousted Dave Mustaine. The opportunity to collaborate with his former band arose after hanging out with Exodus…

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