10 THINGS WE LEARNED THIS MONTH
What’s been blowing our tiny brains
2019 IS GOING TO RULE
massive albums. colossal tours. Blockbuster movies. everything about the year ahead feels, quite frankly, big.
AND WE CAN PROVE IT
Just look at all the stuff we’re excited about in this issue!
WE’RE BORED OF THE ‘ROCK IS DEAD’ DEBATE
even richard from rammstein is weighing in now. can we just not?
PHIL DEMMEL LANDED ON HIS FEET
From machine head to fuckin’ Slayer? Good work, mate.
JASON MOMOA IS METAL
“I build my characters off metal songs,” the actor revealed to us. “aquaman was built out of tool.” Sweet!
SLAYER DO BILLS PROPERLY
they’re taking lamb of God, amon amarth and cannibal corpse across the States. Not bad.
GEEZER BUTLER HAS A NEW BAND
It’s a supergroup called Deadland ritual, featuring Guns N’ roses, Billy Idol and apocalyptica alumni.
THERE’S ANOTHER METAL HAMMER TV PILOT
and you can check it out now on www.metalhammer.com
WE DIDN’T SURVIVE #WHAMAGEDDON
Damn you, staff Xmas party. Damn you to hell.
THERE ARE ANGUS YOUNG POP! VINYLS NOW
and we want one. So bad.
Ditching the orange and green lycra was a good move, aquaman
We need one so we can duckwalk him across our desks…