Aqaba Italian  Progressive Death\Doom band Aqaba. Founded in 2013 by guitarist Davide Portolani and the vocalist Mike Serafini. Their debut album Samsara is out from September 6th 2016 on CD//Digital. Members: Davide Portolani: Bass Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Electric and Lead Guitars Mike Serafini: Vocals, Acoustic Guitars, Ukulele, Harmonica Marco Cioni: Drums and Percussions   Social Links […]

Dio - Holy Diver

Dio – Holy Diver

Holy Diver is the debut album by American heavy metal band Dio, released in May 25, 1983. Vocalist Ronnie James Dio had just finished his first tenure in Black Sabbath, whose drummer Vinny Appice he took with him to put together his own band. The roster was completed by his former band mate in Rainbow […]



Megadeth Megadeth is an American thrash metal band from Los Angeles, California. Guitarist Dave Mustaine and bassist David Ellefson formed the band in 1983 shortly after Mustaine’s dismissal from Metallica. A pioneer of the American thrash metal scene, the band is credited as one of the genre’s “big four” with Anthrax, Metallica and Slayer, responsible […]

Vote for W.A.S.P. Best Album

W.A.S.P.  – Released August 17, 1984. The debut album by American heavy metal band W.A.S.P., known under three different names. On the original vinyl release had Winged Assassins printed on it, while early cassette releases of the album had the name of the album’s first track, “I Wanna Be Somebody”, printed in bold letters on the cover. The […]

1986 In Heavy Metal Music

Many subgenres of heavy metal developed outside of the commercial mainstream during the 1980s.  Thrash metal emerged in the early 1980s under the influence of hardcore punk and the new wave of British heavy metal. 1986 is a year of good metal albums. Accept – Russian Roulette, Russian Roulette is the seventh studio album by German […]


W.A.S.P. is an American heavy metal band formed in 1982 by Blackie Lawless, who is the only remaining original member of the band. They emerged from the same Los Angeles scene that spawned Van Halen, Mötley Crüe, Dokken, Ratt, Quiet Riot, Guns N’ Roses, Great White, Stryper, L.A. Guns, Leatherwolf and others. The band’s popularity […]

Iron Maiden

Iron Maiden are a British heavy metal band formed in Leyton, East London, in 1975 by bassist and primary songwriter Steve Harris. The band’s discography has grown to thirty-eight albums, including sixteen studio albums, eleven live albums, four EPs, and seven compilations. Pioneers of the new wave of British heavy metal, Iron Maiden achieved initial […]