Satan, Twerking, and The Fight for the Soul of America

Lil Nas X' latest song is the new theater in the pointless Culture Wars for the so-called "soul of America". And while it is fun to mock those fundamentalists who rally against its supposed "Satanism", we should also remember that their offense is real, and that they are acting in accordance to their beliefs. The issue is that we shouldn't care.

Majestica – A Christmas Carol

Christmas Power Metal?!

XT – Revived: Standing for Jesus Christ

The world of Christian rock and metal is a pretty weird one. It's a type of music that moves millions and millions of dollars...

Enzo and the Glory Ensemble – In the Name of the Son

Religion has always been a complex topic for heavy metal. It’s not, of course, that religion has been ignored by the genre, but instead...

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...

Jon Oliva Interview: Poet & Madman

One of the gods of the Pantheon of American heavy metal sits down with us.


The Dark Side of Business: An Interview with Scott Ian Lewis of Carnifex

Scott Ian Lewis on the dangerous state of live music, comics, and Necromanteum

Get Ready for Wacken 2023

Get ready to unleash your metal power because Wacken Open Air is back with a bang for its 2023 edition! Mark your calendars for...