Shall we take a look at the world of heavy metal circa 1988/9 as told by the BBC? Yes. Lets.
After 8 long years (well 5 years technically if you count ‘Beyond Magnetic’ and ‘Lulu’… ok 2 if you’re including ‘Lords of Summer’) comes new music from Metallica in the form of their 10th studio album. Hype was huge. Anticipation was stratospheric. Does it live up to expectations? Continue reading “Metallica: Hardwired…To Self-Destruct”
Blood! Semen! Haircuts! (But not at the same time. Eww). It’s part 2 of my ‘Load’ retrospective.
Part 1 of my ‘Load’ retrospective. Metalli-history, album build up and a music exam delays hearing the album…..
Before Friday night became pub night, it was the night of getting your cassette ready, making sure you tuned out the hiss and buzz and waited to see what aural delights were in store…..
Continue reading “The Friday Rock Show”
Rehab, patterned jumpers, talking about feelings, melodrama….. it’s the fall and rise of Metallica…… on camera for the world to see.
Haircuts!! White fluffy jackets!! Make up!! Martinis!!
Continue reading “Metallica: 1996 – 2008”
A new series in which I take the back catalogue of some of my fav. bands and choose my fav. song from each album. First up…. Metallica. Continue reading “Metallica: 1983 – 1993”