Joe is Loudwire's Editor-In-Chief since 2024 and started as a freelancer with the site in 2013. A fan of rock and metal since residing in the womb, raised on GN'R and only the best of the hair metal era, his gateway to everything else came via 'Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 4' where Iron Maiden's "The Number of the Beast" was in the soundtrack. Nothing has been the same since. Instagram: @icenerveshatter
The Highs + Lows of Being A Couple in a Band, With Holy Wars
Holy Wars' Kat Leon and Nick Perez open up about being partners inside and outside of music.
Bastardane (Ft. James Hetfield’s Son Castor) Holding Open Bass Auditions
Bastardane are holding auditions for a new bassist, meaning you can be in a band with the son of Metallica's James Hetfield.
The Least Played Song Live Off Each Album by Thrash’s ‘Big 4′ (Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth, Anthrax)
Here's a fun game - count how many of these rare songs you've seen live!
Megadeth Play ‘Wikipedia: Fact or Fiction?’
Dave Mustaine, David Ellefson and Marty Friedman separate the truth from the lies.
Why Hair Metal’s Biggest Hit (Def Leppard’s ‘Pour Some Sugar On Me’) Shouldn’t Exist
Learn about the unlikely series of events that led to it all.
Blaze Bayley Reveals the Biggest ‘Problem’ With Iron Maiden’s ‘The X Factor’
The former Iron Maiden singer also has a new album, 'Circle of Stone,' on the way.
Lamb of God + Mastodon Announce Tour Playing 2004 Albums in Full (‘Ashes of the Wake’ + ‘Leviathan’), Kerry King + Malevolence to Support
In celebration of the 20th anniversary of 'Ashes of the Wake' and 'Leviathan.'
Slayer’s Kerry King Unveils Solo Band Lineup + Fierce New Song ‘Idle Hands,’ Announces ‘From Hell I Rise’ Album
After years of hype, Kerry King's solo music is finally here!
Paramore Make History With First of Its Kind Win at 2024 Grammys
Congrats to Paramore!
Bruce Dickinson’s Favorite Storytellers in Rock + Metal (Interview)
The Iron Maiden legend chats with Loudwire about his new solo album and comic.
Drummer Art Cruz Reveals What the Hardest Part About Joining Lamb of God Was
Cruz had some big shoes to fill after Chris Adler left.
Drowning Pool Mourn the Death of Album Cover Model + Adult Film Star Jesse Jane
Jane appeared on their second album cover.