Heavy Metal Band’s Name Etymologies

Heavy Metal Band’s Name Etymologies AC/DC Malcolm and Angus Young developed the idea for the band’s name after their sister seeing “AC/DC” on an electric sewing machine,” why not AC/DC”. Misfits The band was named after a motion picture released in 1961 entitled The Misfits. The Misfits’ skull logo was derived from the villain of […]

Sepultura – Roots

Sepultura – Roots   Roots is the sixth studio album by Brazilian heavy metal band Sepultura. It was released in Europe on February 20, 1996. It is the band’s last studio album to feature founding member and vocalist/rhythm guitarist Max Cavalera. Following the shift to slower tempos and Latin-tinged rhythms on the album Chaos A.D., […]

Sepultura – Arise

Sepultura – Arise   Arise is the fourth studio album by Brazilian heavy metal band Sepultura, released in 1991. Upon its release, the album received top reviews from heavy metal magazines such as Rock Hard, Kerrang! and Metal Forces. Arise is considered Sepultura’s finest hour among longtime fans. While the music on Arise was mostly […]