Metal Hammer Latest Content Latest Metal Hammer Content http://teamrock.com/metal-hammer Sat, 24 Feb 2018 22:23:51 +0000 <![CDATA[Rolo Tomassi: Harnessing the power of darkness]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-23/rolo-tomassi-harnessing-the-power-of-darkness Fri, 23 Feb 2018 13:00:00 +0000 Rolo Tomassi: Harnessing the power of darkness We caught up with Rolo Tomassi's vocalist Eva Spence to talk about the band's new album Time Will Die And Love Will Bury It http://assets.teamrock.com/image/eadd06b0-49fb-4634-b459-f244705b3921 <![CDATA[The 10 best thrash albums you might not have heard of]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-23/the-10-best-thrash-albums-you-might-not-have-heard-of Fri, 23 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0000 The 10 best thrash albums you might not have heard of A selection of the best thrash albums outside of the obvious big hitters and game-changers http://assets.teamrock.com/image/c9d6bf89-b6de-4e49-ad95-92c486a6f1d4 <![CDATA[How the bleakness of Amenra makes them one of the best live bands on the planet]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-22/5-things-we-learned-when-amenra-and-boris-came-to-london Thu, 22 Feb 2018 17:16:00 +0000 How the bleakness of Amenra makes them one of the best live bands on the planet We headed to Heaven in London to watch Amenra and Boris' co-headline show http://assets.teamrock.com/image/4be3dd5d-55a9-403c-b85c-145a7273ae5e <![CDATA[British doom trio Twilight's Embrace come in from the cold]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-22/british-doom-trio-twilights-embrace-come-in-from-the-cold Thu, 22 Feb 2018 15:05:00 +0000 British doom trio Twilight's Embrace come in from the cold Watch a cinematic and snow-swept new video to herald Twilight Embrace's new EP, Penance http://assets.teamrock.com/image/c0415294-9898-4c35-bb6c-5513a6580132 <![CDATA[In This Moment's Maria Brink: 10 Records That Changed My Life]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-22/in-this-moments-maria-brink-10-records-that-changed-my-life Thu, 22 Feb 2018 14:11:00 +0000 In This Moment's Maria Brink: 10 Records That Changed My Life In This Moment vocalist Maria Brink picks the albums that made her who she is today http://assets.teamrock.com/image/719b29aa-be40-43e9-bbd7-114309aef188 <![CDATA[How hip hop changed metal]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-22/how-hip-hop-changed-metal Thu, 22 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0000 How hip hop changed metal By the mid-90’s, the look and feel of hip hop had totally infiltrated metal. Denim and leather faded out of fashion as the nu school took over http://assets.teamrock.com/image/3682aa7a-4bf0-4d9a-8ba3-4dcda46e69a5 <![CDATA[UK's brilliantly bleak riff-wielders Grave Lines are here to ruin your day]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-21/uks-brilliantly-bleak-riff-wielders-grave-lines-are-here-to-ruin-your-day Wed, 21 Feb 2018 15:15:00 +0000 UK's brilliantly bleak riff-wielders Grave Lines are here to ruin your day Watch a gristly new video to herald Grave Lines' forthcoming opus of animosity, Fed Into The Nihilist Engine http://assets.teamrock.com/image/34fd7321-ee0a-43af-a027-a621af10e92b <![CDATA[Black Moth release new video for Sisters Of The Stone]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-21/black-moth-release-new-video-for-sisters-of-the-stone Wed, 21 Feb 2018 15:00:00 +0000 Black Moth release new video for Sisters Of The Stone Watch Black Moth's video for Sisters Of The Stone, taken from their upcoming album Anatomical Venus http://assets.teamrock.com/image/a58a4062-048b-433c-b3ec-90879067a276 <![CDATA[In the studio with Black Peaks]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-21/in-the-studio-with-black-peaks Wed, 21 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0000 In the studio with Black Peaks Black Peaks get heavier with album number two http://assets.teamrock.com/image/f6000bd3-02c7-49b7-921d-4c211e26cb54 <![CDATA[The 13 best nu metal videos]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-20/the-13-best-nu-metal-videos Tue, 20 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0000 The 13 best nu metal videos Counting down the biggest and most bonkers nu metal videos of all time http://assets.teamrock.com/image/f6289e53-5a9b-4ef7-b07f-ba6c9bc124af <![CDATA[5 of the best metal bands from Botswana]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-19/5-of-the-best-metal-bands-from-botswana Mon, 19 Feb 2018 12:22:00 +0000 5 of the best metal bands from Botswana Check out this handful of of badass bands from Botswana http://assets.teamrock.com/image/e4cab637-7528-46bf-bdd9-2de7fbed0118 <![CDATA[New Band Of The Week: Bleeding Gods]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-19/new-band-of-the-week-bleeding-gods Mon, 19 Feb 2018 11:38:00 +0000 New Band Of The Week: Bleeding Gods Bleeding Gods: Death metal fit for Olympus itself http://assets.teamrock.com/image/678910bb-1ddc-4507-89db-c8581be8d090 <![CDATA[The industry schemes helping women become part of the next generation of heavy]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-16/the-industry-schemes-helping-women-become-part-of-the-next-generation-of-heavy Fri, 16 Feb 2018 11:47:00 +0000 The industry schemes helping women become part of the next generation of heavy The initiatives helping women on both sides of the industry http://assets.teamrock.com/image/9a5bcf55-cf26-4735-8ddb-e7436e952dea <![CDATA[Slugdge: The UK's best kept extreme metal secret]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-16/slugdge-the-uks-best-kept-extreme-metal-secret Fri, 16 Feb 2018 10:24:00 +0000 Slugdge: The UK's best kept extreme metal secret Meet Slugdge, the slime-ridden entity that want to destroy you http://assets.teamrock.com/image/a772be63-ecf8-4957-acb8-f02a15c721b5 <![CDATA[Enslaved and Wardruna visionaries unveil their majestic new Hugsjá album]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-16/enslaved-and-wardruna-visionaries-unveil-their-majestic-new-hugsja-album Fri, 16 Feb 2018 10:00:00 +0000 Enslaved and Wardruna visionaries unveil their majestic new Hugsjá album Listen to the spellbinding opening track from Ivar Bjørnson and Einar Selvik's Hugsjá album http://assets.teamrock.com/image/10fe0619-d088-4557-88e7-fca60031db33 <![CDATA[Winterfylleth go unplugged for a spellbinding ode to Ancient Britain]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-15/winterfylleth-go-unplugged-for-a-spellbinding-ode-to-ancient-britain Thu, 15 Feb 2018 16:35:00 +0000 Winterfylleth go unplugged for a spellbinding ode to Ancient Britain Gather ye all for a lyric video to the song Elder Mother from Winterfylleth's majestic new acoustic album, The Hallowing Of Heirdom http://assets.teamrock.com/image/f1ccc593-45b6-4318-af0f-641839170d8b <![CDATA[Listen to Episode 2 of the Metal Hammer Podcast]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-15/listen-to-episode-2-of-the-metal-hammer-podcast Thu, 15 Feb 2018 16:32:00 +0000 Listen to Episode 2 of the Metal Hammer Podcast The second episode of the revamped Metal Hammer Podcast is here! http://assets.teamrock.com/image/7c141d4e-0554-417d-885d-600026d434df <![CDATA[Oceans Of Slumber release new video for No Color, No Light]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-15/oceans-of-slumber-release-new-video-for-no-color-no-light Thu, 15 Feb 2018 14:17:00 +0000 Oceans Of Slumber release new video for No Color, No Light Watch Oceans Of Slumber's new video for No Color, No Light – taken from the band's upcoming album The Banished Heart http://assets.teamrock.com/image/6b84f165-865a-4f5d-bc7e-cd760f2a9839 <![CDATA[Enter the ominous but exhilarating world of Gallic avant-doom duo WuW]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-15/enter-the-ominous-but-exhilarating-world-of-gallic-avant-doom-duo-wuw Thu, 15 Feb 2018 14:00:00 +0000 Enter the ominous but exhilarating world of Gallic avant-doom duo WuW Listen to Pour Ce Qu’il En Restera, from WuW's immense debut album, Rien Ne Nous Sera Épargné http://assets.teamrock.com/image/21477e0a-70cb-4d83-bedf-06b659996b63 <![CDATA[The people making gigs a safer place for women]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-15/the-people-making-gigs-a-safer-place-for-women Thu, 15 Feb 2018 11:56:00 +0000 The people making gigs a safer place for women Following reports of harassment at gigs, activists are inviting fans and venues to help make a change http://assets.teamrock.com/image/909cfedf-df27-4776-b9ac-91fc9388a7b9 <![CDATA[Within Temptation's Sharon Den Adel: The 10 Records That Changed My Life]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-15/within-temptations-sharon-den-adel-10-records-that-changed-my-life Thu, 15 Feb 2018 10:31:00 +0000 Within Temptation's Sharon Den Adel: The 10 Records That Changed My Life We rummage through the record collection of Within Temptation vocalist Sharon Den Adel http://assets.teamrock.com/image/6e2937b8-67c7-4317-a01f-8f46ccf83ef3 <![CDATA[The story behind Bring Me To Life by Evanescence]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-14/the-story-behind-bring-me-to-life-by-evanescence Wed, 14 Feb 2018 16:00:00 +0000 The story behind Bring Me To Life by Evanescence Amy Lee on Bring Me To Life – the song that made Evanescence megastars http://assets.teamrock.com/image/ddeccb92-ffcd-4fb9-b520-11b9684f8c0e <![CDATA[Danny Worsnop reveals his best and worst dates for Valentine's Day]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-14/danny-worsnop-reveals-his-best-and-worst-dates-for-valentines-day Wed, 14 Feb 2018 13:47:00 +0000 Danny Worsnop reveals his best and worst dates for Valentine's Day We asked Asking Alexandria's Danny Worsnop for his best and worst dating stories http://assets.teamrock.com/image/d1d518d5-6b3a-4d13-beb8-38755b4cd3eb <![CDATA[Meet the people making festivals a better place for women]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-14/meet-the-people-making-festivals-a-better-place-for-women Wed, 14 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0000 Meet the people making festivals a better place for women Looking for a more female-friendly fest? These event organisers are on the case http://assets.teamrock.com/image/c1b7a250-fd47-48e5-b225-cc2e255687ce <![CDATA[EXCLUSIVE: Ukrainian black metal masters Drudkh reveal a majestic new track]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-13/exclusive-ukrainian-black-metal-masters-drudkh-reveal-a-majestic-new-track Tue, 13 Feb 2018 15:00:00 +0000 EXCLUSIVE: Ukrainian black metal masters Drudkh reveal a majestic new track Listen to the epic U Dakhiv Irzhavim Kolossyu, from Drudkh's forthcoming album, They Often See Dreams About The Spring http://assets.teamrock.com/image/53959b81-46e2-401a-a8bc-737ea7746ab2 <![CDATA[Cristina Scabbia: "Metal is still a male-dominated scene"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-13/cristina-scabbia-metal-is-still-a-male-dominated-scene Tue, 13 Feb 2018 13:00:00 +0000 Cristina Scabbia: "Metal is still a male-dominated scene" We chat to Lacuna Coil's vocalist Cristina Scabbia about the early days of her musical career and how she feels about the term 'female-fronted metal' http://assets.teamrock.com/image/764cb2eb-ad9d-4dca-8eaf-cf320e808fe9 <![CDATA[The events and workshops where women can kickstart their metal career]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-13/the-events-and-workshops-where-women-can-kickstart-their-metal-career Tue, 13 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0000 The events and workshops where women can kickstart their metal career The places where female musicians can meet likeminded people, support each other and get started in bands http://assets.teamrock.com/image/48606889-7e05-4328-b1aa-f343747ec24f <![CDATA[The confessions of Cristina Scabbia]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-13/the-confessions-of-cristina-scabbia Tue, 13 Feb 2018 11:08:00 +0000 The confessions of Cristina Scabbia As Lacuna Coil celebrate 20 years of heavy, the singer opens us about the highs, lows and strangest moments of being in Italy’s biggest metal band. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/3d7c01f0-ea6f-4ee0-a795-611d8458343a <![CDATA[Meet the changing face of the UK underground]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-12/meet-the-changing-face-of-the-uk-underground Mon, 12 Feb 2018 16:59:00 +0000 Meet the changing face of the UK underground Employed To Serve’s Justine Jones and Rolo Tomassi’s Eva Spence are leading the charge for the UK underground. We got them together to talk DIY culture and screaming your lungs out. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/651a804c-62cb-4257-8058-1f559970aeb2 <![CDATA[How Arch Enemy are taking over the metal world]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-12/how-arch-enemy-are-taking-over-the-metal-world Mon, 12 Feb 2018 16:11:00 +0000 How Arch Enemy are taking over the metal world Sold-out tours, record-breaking chart positions… two albums into the Alissa era, Arch Enemy are enjoying a whole new lease of life. We joined them on their latest US conquest. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/383cf0e2-c078-473e-b501-c8dfa76c13fd <![CDATA[Does metal have a sexism problem?]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-12/does-metal-have-a-sexism-problem Mon, 12 Feb 2018 15:13:00 +0000 Does metal have a sexism problem? We speak to some of the most prominent industry figures and musicians in heavy music to find out whether it’s difficult for women to break through. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/99bd1cdf-09e6-461e-b36f-e5c34884736c <![CDATA[The 10 best death metal albums, chosen by Venom Prison]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-12/the-10-best-death-metal-albums-chosen-by-venom-prison Mon, 12 Feb 2018 12:02:00 +0000 The 10 best death metal albums, chosen by Venom Prison Venom Prison's terrifying leader Larissa Stupar reveals the records she deems the ten best death metal albums of all time http://assets.teamrock.com/image/5fcf45a2-e3ef-4ecd-9101-ab22af3063d1 <![CDATA[New Band Of The Week: Nomasta]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-12/new-band-of-the-week-nomasta-1 Mon, 12 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0000 New Band Of The Week: Nomasta Southern sludge goes Northern with Nomasta http://assets.teamrock.com/image/fb4b6286-a950-48de-a3cc-8e09f792f4fb <![CDATA[A bluffer's guide to Epica]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-09/a-bluffers-guide-to-epica Fri, 09 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0000 A bluffer's guide to Epica New to the symphonic stylings of Epica? Let us be your guide... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/34112da9-504f-44a6-8a78-391bf137d82b <![CDATA[We go on tour with Savage Messiah in Japan!]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-09/we-go-on-tour-with-savage-messiah-in-japan Fri, 09 Feb 2018 11:52:00 +0000 We go on tour with Savage Messiah in Japan! Savage Messiah played a headline run of shows in Japan and we were there to capture the action http://assets.teamrock.com/image/d663619d-77c6-4454-abc9-09d4604189ee <![CDATA[The Metal Hammer Podcast is back! Here's Episode One!]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-08/the-metal-hammer-podcast-is-back-heres-episode-one Thu, 08 Feb 2018 17:08:00 +0000 The Metal Hammer Podcast is back! Here's Episode One! The Metal Hammer Podcast is back on the digital airwaves – listen to episode one now! http://assets.teamrock.com/image/6c55e8d5-ccfc-419a-907e-7d557d38c4a7 <![CDATA[Psychedelic Dutch voyagers Dool unveil an immersive new video]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-08/psychedelic-dutch-voyagers-dool-unveil-an-immersive-new-video Thu, 08 Feb 2018 15:15:00 +0000 Psychedelic Dutch voyagers Dool unveil an immersive new video Enter the mystical world of The Alpha, from Dool's debut album, Now Here, There Then http://assets.teamrock.com/image/582f497a-585f-46c3-83a2-92f5bf3e1f74 <![CDATA[Harakiri For The Sky release new song Fire, Walk With Me]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-08/harakiri-for-the-sky-release-new-song-fire-walk-with-me Thu, 08 Feb 2018 15:00:00 +0000 Harakiri For The Sky release new song Fire, Walk With Me Listen to Harakiri For The Sky's new track Fire, Walk With Me http://assets.teamrock.com/image/bdc1b5f5-0385-4c2d-a800-38e074ae0540 <![CDATA[The 10 best black metal bands, chosen by ColdCell]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-08/the-10-best-black-metal-bands-chosen-by-coldcell Thu, 08 Feb 2018 13:13:00 +0000 The 10 best black metal bands, chosen by ColdCell ColdCell pick the ten best bands from the frostbitten world of black metal http://assets.teamrock.com/image/0ecc1f19-479b-4ba1-a81c-acb88560993a <![CDATA[The ultimate workout playlist by Walls Of Jericho's Candace Puopolo]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-08/the-ultimate-workout-playlist-by-walls-of-jerichos-candace-puopolo Thu, 08 Feb 2018 10:30:00 +0000 The ultimate workout playlist by Walls Of Jericho's Candace Puopolo Walls Of Jericho vocalist and keen powerlifter Candace Puopolo guides us through the songs that keep her going http://assets.teamrock.com/image/dabad52b-1ac3-4a8a-8928-f523cd98bcf7