Tag: metal

The Metal Mermaid

Nicholas Bullen, formerly of Napalm Death, and Johnny ‘Doom’ talk about the Mermaid “an unlikely meeting place for anarchist punks and heavy metal fans”. From the wonderful Home of Metal. The Siren of Sparkhill by katherinejhgodfrey

Mistress no more

News reaches us from The Communion (via Russ obviously) that Brum metal legends Mistress have called it a day (this stuff is awash with genre-specific terminology so excuse the copy and paste): Sludge-grind legends Mistress and rock quintet Exploder have…

Basie, how low can you go

If you’d like to hear Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler talk about Count Basie‚Äôs influence on Sabbath, and some other stuff about ‘metal’, then you could do much worse than going round to their houses and asking listening to this…