Massive Metal Monday: Black Sabbath “Black Sabbath”

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Black Sabbath Band Photo

In honor of the 45th anniversary of the release of Black Sabbath‘s self-titled debut album this past Friday, today’s edition of Massive Metal Monday is dedicated to the album’s eponymous opening track. Watch the band perform the song live…

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Massive Metal Monday: Killswitch Engage “Fixation On The Darkness”

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Killswitch Engage Band Photo

Every 5 to 10 years there is a band whose arrival signals a sea change in the heavy metal landscape, be it Black Sabbath’s invention of the form, Iron Maiden’s punk/speed metal hybrid, Metallica’s time signature shifting thrash, or Pantera’s grungy southern…

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Massive Metal Monday: “Hall of the Mountain King” by Savatage

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Savatage Band Photo

Savatage emerged from the Tampa, Florida scene in the early 1980s and helped usher in a new brand of progressive power metal. Led by virtuoso guitarist Criss Oliva and his brother, the powerhouse operatic vocalist…

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