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2011 Metal Retrospective: Top Metal Albums of 2011

I tried to do a top 10 of 2011 metal albums, but quickly realized that there were far too many good releases for the year. Instead, I am doing a top 20 (or so) metal albums of 2011. Let me know your thoughts and your lists. 10. Moțrhead РThe World is Yours Oh. Motorhead,

2011 Metal Retrospective: Events

Here are some of the major events that happened in metal in 2011. Coroner played one of their first reunion shows at this year’s edition of Hellfest, which took place June 17-19, 2011 in Clisson, France. Judas Priest to embark on their final world tour this summer, entitled Epitaph World Tour. Despite this, the band

2011 Metal Retrospective: Deaths

Here are the deaths that occurred during 2011 in metal. 2011 Deaths January 7 – Phil Kennemore, 57, bassist of hard rock outfit Y&T died of lung cancer. February 6 – Gary Moore, 58, guitarist died of heart attack while on holiday in Spain. February 23 – Phil Vane, 46, former vocalist for the crust

2011 Metal Retrospective: The Bands That Disbanded

2011 has been an odd year in metal in many ways. Over the course of the rest of the month, I want to take a look at various things that happened in 2011 in metal. Below, you will find the bands that disbanded in 2011, some of which are just on hiatus. Bands Disbanded in

2011 Metal Retrospective: The Bands That Reformed

We previous took a look at the bands that disbanded in 2011, now let’s look at the brighter side of things with the bands that reformed in 2011. Just look at some of these names. We are talking about some big time bands here. Bands Reformed At the Gates Black Sabbath Coal Chamber I Killed