Phantom Lord

  • Blogs

    September 12, 2008

    An Open Letter to Metallica Regarding Death Magnetic Friday

    Metallica released its ninth studio album today, five years after the release of its last album, St. Anger. I want to believe, but I’ve been disappointed by the last, oh, five albums and seventeen years. But it’s Death Magnetic Friday, according to Metallica, and I can’t help but be excited.

  • Music

    March 17, 2004

    Devil in the Details

    New books document heavy metal's ugly history