16 Years Ago: Death Founder + Death Metal Pioneer Chuck Schuldiner Dies
On Dec. 13, 2001, the metal world suffered a great loss with the death of Death founder Chuck Schuldiner.
18 Years Ago: Korn Followed Their Own Lead With ‘Issues’
On Nov. 16, 1999, Korn released the highly successful album 'Issues,' which yielded hits like 'Falling Away From Me' and 'Make Me Bad.'
37 Years Ago: Ozzy Osbourne Comes Back to Life With ‘Blizzard of Ozz’
On Sept. 20, 1980, Ozzy Osbourne delivered his first solo album, 'Blizzard of Ozz.'
30 Years Ago: Guns N’ Roses Release ‘Appetite for Destruction’
On July 21, 1987, the world was introduced to Guns N' Roses through their debut disc 'Appetite for Destruction.'
5 Years Ago: Lamb of God Vocalist Randy Blythe Arrested in Prague and Accused of Manslaugh…
On June 27, 2012, Lamb of God singer Randy Blythe was arrested in Prague under manslaughter charges following the death of a fan.
10 Years Ago: Municipal Waste Unleash ‘The Art of Partying’
Take a look back at Municipal Waste's groundbreaking album 'The Art of Partying.'
14 Years Ago: Metallica Release ‘St. Anger’ Amid Band Turmoil
On June 5, 2003, Metallica made good on their promise to experiment and battled internal relations along the way while making 'St. Anger.'
21 Years Ago: Metallica Release ‘Load’
On June 4, 1996, Metallica issued 'Load,' their follow up to 'The Black Album.'
15 Years Ago: Mastodon Became a Contender with ‘Remission’
On May 28, 2002, Mastodon arrived on the scene as one of metal's most promising new bands with 'Remission.'
30 Years Ago: Death Start a Revolution With ‘Scream Bloody Gore’
On May 25, 1987, Death delivered one of the first death metal albums with 'Scream Bloody Gore.'
15 Years Ago: Killswitch Engage Reinvent Metalcore With ‘Alive or Just Breathing’
On May 21, 2002, Killswitch Engage helped put their stamp on metalcore for years to come with the release of 'Alive or Just Breathing.'
37 Years Ago: Black Sabbath Roar Back With ‘Heaven and Hell’
On April 25, 1980, Black Sabbath took a major step by releasing 'Heaven and Hell' with new vocalist Ronnie James Dio.