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We’re super psyched to present this preview of our October issue put together by guest editor Frank Forte of Asylum Press!
Metal Insider is your source for breaking metal music news, reviews, analysis and gossip. Winter is coming, but you’ve still got time to decorate your front yard with some metal-inspired gnomes! Though the Lemmy Kilmister gnome is sold out (at left), Etsy seller Ian the Gnome has many
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PRAY is a 15-minute long psychedelic nightmare, very much inspired by Heavy Metal/ Metal Hurlant storytelling and visuals. The film is available for online viewing until September 25th as part of the Viewster Online Film Festival: Click here to watch PRAY on Viewster.com Contains religious themes,
“Front Toward Enemy” August 6, 1968 Dear Mom, Finally made it to Vietnam. I’m OK. I know you don’t approve, but I hope you understand my desire to serve my country. Besides, Jane couldn’t deal with my condition. After the breakup, I needed a change. The guys kid me. They
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Heavy Metal is excited to bring you some bloodcurdling images from rockin’ Brock Hofer! Check out his awesome work below and hit his site for more gut-wrenching art! www.behance.net/brockhofer
Burger King goes ‘goth’ in Japan with their ‘Black Burger’ (and black cheese) Writing abysmal poetic laments, watching The Crow on endless loop, sleeping all day with your sunglasses on, and teasing your hair into a proper Robert Smith ape scrotum explosion can all add up to awfully hungry
Most people believe graves are dug six feet deep, but the fact of the matter is their depth is only four feet, and has been for some time. An outbreak of plague in 17th Century England set the original mandate of burial depth. As disease covered the country, laws were passed regarding how to