Sound of the Beast: The Complete Headbanging History of Heavy Metal

Sound of the Beast: The Complete Headbanging History of Heavy Metal

Ian Christe

The definitive heritage of the 1st 30 years of heavy steel, containing over a hundred interviews with individuals of Black Sabbath, Metallica, Judas Priest, Twisted Sister, Slipknot, Kiss, Megadeth, Public Enemy, Napalm dying, and extra.

greater than 30 years after Black Sabbath published the 1st entire heavy steel album, its founder, Ozzy Osbourne, is the famous person of The Osbournes, TV's favorite new fact convey. opposite to renowned trust, headbangers and the track they love are extra alive than ever. but there hasn't ever been a complete booklet at the historical past of heavy steel - formerly. that includes interviews with individuals of the largest bands within the style, Sound of the Beast provides an summary of the prior 30-plus years of heavy steel, delving into the personalities of these who created it. every little thing is the following, from the bootlegging beginnings of fanatics like Lars Ulrich (future founding father of Metallica) to the sold-out stadiums and private excesses of the largest teams. From heavy metal's roots within the paintings of leap forward teams reminiscent of Black Sabbath and Led Zeppelin to MTV hair steel, court controversies, black steel murderers and Ozzfest, Sound of the Beast bargains the last word in this elusive, severe, and far-reaching type of song.

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