Metal Shop Blogs

The Metal Shop Year End Top 30 (!!!) Albums Of 2016

Due to the overwhelming amount of amazing metal albums released in 2016, we are breaking tradition and expanding the year end Top 20 Albums Of The Year to the Top 30 ! And here they are..... 30. Rotten Sound - Abuse to Suffer (Season Of Mist) Video of Rotten Sound - Yellow Pain 29. Car Bomb - Meta... Read More

Ryan The Beard's Top Albums Of 2016

Car Bomb - Meta Car Bomb knocked it out of the park with Meta. Meta is the band focusing on their roots, pushing polyrhythms, odd meters and metric modulations to their breaking point, a nice contrast to 2012’s w^w^^w^w, which saw the band focusing more on song structure. It’s also a bit tongue in... Read More

Metal Shop Playlist for Saturday December 24th, 2016

August Burns Red – Carol Of The Bells King Diamond – No Presents For Christmas Misfits – You’re A Mean One, Mr. Grinch Lemmy Kilmister – Run Run Rudolph Halford – We Three Kings Arbiter – Here Comes Santa Clause Black Label Society – I’ll Be Home For Christmas August Burns Red – O Come O Come... Read More

Metal Shop Playlist for Saturday December 17th, 2016

Halford – O Come O Come Emmanuel Galactic Empire - A Galactic Empire Story Iron Reagan – Grim Business Kreator – Satan Is Real Crowbar – Embrace The Light Gojira – Only Pain Dead Cross – We’ll Sleep When They’re Dead Firewind – Ode To Leonitis Sepultura – Phantom Self Killswitch Engage – The Great... Read More

Metal Shop Playlist for December 10th, 2016

JJ Hubrovcak - Nutcracker ABR - God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen Arbiter - Here Comes Santa Claus Kingdom of Sorrow - Begging for the Truth Pantera - Cowboys From Hell Pantera - I'm Borken Pantera - F**king Hostile Damage Plan - Explode Anthrax - Riding Shotgun Rebel Meet Rebel - Nothing to Lose From... Read More

Metal Shop Playlist for December 3rd, 2016

King Diamond – No Presents For Christmas I Declare War – Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer Lemmy Kilmister – Run Run Rudolph Amon Amarth – Raise Your Horns Hatebreed – Slaughtered In Their Dreams Serpentine Dominion – Jagged Cross Legions Testament – Brotherhood of the Snake Lamb of God – The Duke... Read More

Metal Shop Playlist for Saturday November 26th, 2016

Dark Tranquility – Endtime Hearts Enforcer – Dying Evil Heirophant – Mass Grave – out now on season of mist Hour Of Penance – XXI Century Imperial Down – The Seed Earth Crisis – Firestorm Xoth – Universal Death Dethklok – Laser Canon Death Sentence Giraffe Tongue Orchestra – Crucifixion Hatebreed... Read More

Metal Shop's Backstage Pass: Episode 104 - Fat AND Sassy

Welcome back into our twisted minds! Here on episode 104 we discuss the beginning of the holiday season, Ryan the Beard survived Black Friday shopping, and Kevin plays security for KISW’s Live day! Both Rhapsody and Accept have trailers for their new live DVDs, and Ryan the beard doesn’t get to be... Read More

Metal Shop Playlist for Saturday November 19th, 2016

Crowbar – Walk With Knowledge Wisely Iron Maiden – Run to The Hills Slayer – Piece by Piece Power Trip – Firing Squad Anthrax – Anti Social Dying Fetus – Justifiable Homicide Omnium Gatherum – The Pit Metallica – Whiplash Eyehategod – Worthless Rescue Behemoth – The Seed Ov I From the Vault Omen –... Read More

Metal Shop Playlist for Saturday November 12th, 2016

Slayer – Hell Awaits Heaven Shall Burn – Behind The Wall Of Silence Population Reduction – Hash Smoking Grind Freaks Superjoint – Burn the Blanket Weaponlord – Witchhunt Behemoth – Ov Fire and the Void Iron Maiden – Wrath Child Dark Tranquility – Faithless by Default Suicide Silence – Swarm... Read More