No Kerry King, Terrorists Don’t Hate Your Freedom

In a recent interview, Kerry King, guitar player of Slayer and bearded manbaby, joined the collection of imbeciles focusing on the fact that the recent Paris attacks targeted a...

The Death of Rebellion: Metal as a Fashion Statement

A few months ago I received a promo from a Norwegian band with more money than talent. Since in my review I tore their single to pieces, I never...

Biting the Hand that Feeds: On Disrespecting Fans and Enforcing Copyrights

“You think I want to meet all these fucking people? I don't.” These were the words that, back in February, Paul Caiafa, better known as Doyle von Frankenstein, said in...

An Open Letter from Orphaned Land (And Our Rebuttal)

UPDATE: Kobi Farhi has again responded to us with another open letter. Read that letter and our response here. Upon publication of my latest article, we contacted Orphaned Land in order...

The Halo Effect, Celebrities and Us (or STFU Corey Taylor)

One of the many cognitive biases that affects our feeble human minds is “the halo effect.” In a nutshell, it’s a mental shortcut through which people who rank high...

On Marketing and the Commercialization of Metal

If you’re a sports fan, you’re probably familiar with sports stars being little more than walking billboards. They are often parties to extremely lucrative deals in exchange of parading...

Defenders of the Faith: Metal and Religion

There are certain hypocrisies in the metal world when it comes to religion; a double standard that we all apply when it comes to matters of faith. Imagine a band...

The Gentrification of Music Festivals

Music festivals, often seen as places of liberty and rebellion, are becoming a place for glamour and VIP experiences

On Burzum’s Removal from Ebay

It was recently reported that eBay started removing Burzum items from their website, arguing that they promote hatred and violence. If this is true, then in the near future...

Streaming Neverland: How do we Deal with the Music of Abusers?

The release of the documentary “Leaving Neverland,” presenting the case of two men who allege they were the victims of childhood sexual abuse at the hands of ­Michael Jackson,...

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