Metal After Midnight

Metal After Midnight: White Zombie “Thunderkiss 65″
When White Zombie broke into the scene over 20 years ago they were considered "Alternative Metal", both new and refreshing.  The truth is that the brains behind the band Rob Zombie was just taking Alice Cooper's Horror Rock in a little different direction.
Metal After Midnight: Stryper “Always There For You”
Stryper is easily the biggest Christian Metal band of all time, but the path was very rocky.  Their debut "Yellow And Black Attack" came out in 1984 and was obviously influenced by the New Wave Of British Heavy Metal bands like Judas Priest and Iron Maiden...
Metal After Midnight: Accept “Balls To The Walls”
Most people think of the Scorpions as Germany's biggest import, and they would be right.  But another band called Accept had a major influence on Metal back in the late 70's and early 80's.  Most people know them from their 1984 hit "Balls To The Walls", bu…
Metal After Midnight: Saxon “Strong Arm Of The Law”
Saxon never really broke into the American scene despite being one of the major player in the New Wave Of British Heavy Metal.  They did tour here quite often but never had the radio airplay like Judas Priest or Def Leppard and they didn't quite gain the momentum of Iron Maiden...
Metal After Midnight: Motorhead “The Ace Of Spades”
Lemmy, what can you say, he's simply not human, his band Motorhead has legendary status among the Rock, Metal and Punk communities.  His hard-livin' lifestyle has been well-documented, but yet the band works as hard as ever.  Even though they have a very unique sound, there'…
Metal After Midnight: Alice Cooper “I Love The Dead”
It was recently announced that Alice Cooper and Marilyn Manson would be touring together  (more details), and while some might think it's an odd paring because of the difference in eras, it does make sense.  Obviously Marilyn Manson took his cue from Alice Cooper's antics in the …
Metal After Midnight: Ozzy Osbourne “Shot In The Dark”
Ozzy Osbourne... what can you say that hasn't been said.  The fact that he's still alive is amazing in itself.   He's smoked, injected and drank just about everything.  He's bit the heads off a bird and possibly a bat.  His first run with Black Sabbath helped …

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