Metallica: Not As Bankable As We Thought


A new book being released overseas claims that Metallica aren’t so good with the millions they’ve made over their career. In fact, in recent years, the band’s lost more than it’s earned, the book — called “Into The Black” — claims. Authors Paul Brannigan and Ian Winwood claim that since 2010, “it’s likely that Metallica […]

Lamb Of God Frontman’s Memoir Coming Out This Summer

Randy Blythe

An official release date has been cemented for the memoir of Lamb of God vocalist Randy Blythe. Da Capo Press will publish “Dark Days: My Tribulation And Trials” and distribute it to stores for purchase starting July 14. Random House has purchased the foreign rights to the book and will act as publisher in the […]

Behemoth’s Biography To Be Released Next Month

You could own this...

Guess what? The biography of Behemoth, which is called “Behemoth: Devil’s Conquistadors” and was written by Łukasz Dunaj, will be released in North America through Metal Blade Records next month. The book, officially endorsed by the band, serves as an in-depth look at the history of the events that materially influenced Behemoth. As Dunaj points […]

Authors Of Randy Rhoads Book Win Court Ruling

The man

Reports claim that a California appeals court sided earlier this week with the authors of a book about the late Randy Rhoads, who play guitar for Ozzy Osbourne and once fucked the man’s wife, Sharon. The ruling finds that the authors did not breach a contract with Randy’s family by using materials they had agreed […]

Sepultura Biography Coming Soon — In English!

The Sepultura book

The English-language version of “Relentless: Thirty Years Of Sepultura” — the first complete biography of the band’s epic career by Sao Paulo, Brazil-based U.S. author Jason Korolenko — will be made available soon. Look for it to hit book stores on December 4 through Rocket 88, a UK-based publisher dedicated to exploring new worlds of […]

Marty Friedman Working On Autobiography


Marty Friedman claims he is working with “an excellent biographer” — likely my dude Jon Weid — on the former Megadeth guitarist’s autobiography. The book, which he should be working on with my ass, will be released in late 2015. Marty says: “It surprises me how crystal clearly I actually remember everything to the smallest […]

Metallica Enters Guinness’ Book Of World Records


This should come as no surprise if you’ve been reading any metal sites the last year, because Metallica made a big to-do about their record breaking feat. But yes, Metallica has officially been honored by Guinness World Records for being the first and only band to ever play all seven continents in one year. Offers […]

Metallica To Chronicle “Puppets” Tour In New Book


Metallica are participating in an upcoming book written by Matt Taylor that seeks to chronicle their classic album Master Of Puppets and the touring that followed in support of it. Hence, the band’s seeking fan submissions of photos from that tour and stories from those who attended the shows. Offers the band: “Earlier this year […]

Scott Ian Releasing Autobiography In October

Coming this October

An October 14 release date has been set by Da Capo Press, the publisher behind “I’m The Man: The Official Story Of Anthrax,” Scott Ian’s autobiography. An official book-release party will be held October 10 at Largo in Los Angeles. The memoir from the leader of a band that proved to the masses that brutality […]

Five Finger Death Punch Drummer Pens Autobiography

This guy's cool

Oh boy — I hope there’s at least some mention in the book of how Five Finger Death Punch and its team of burly security guards confronted little old me not that long ago because they didn’t like some of the harmless words I’d written about them on this site. Yes, folks — Five Finger […]