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Melissa Whitney - Keep On Rockin' Quiet Riot

The first Metal concert Melissa Whitney attended was in 1979 at The Star Baby, a venue more used to playing disco music. That evening a pre-fame Quiet Riot were performing, including a young Randy Rhoads on guitar. Melissa’s love of the band would lead to her forming a bond of …
Alice Cooper by Mark Weiss

Legendary and internationally famous photographer Mark ‘Weissguy’ Weiss will present an online exhibition of his work today (30 October) at 6:00pm EST / 10:00pm BST where you have the chance to win the above 11″ x 14″ print signed by both Mark and Alice Cooper. Included in the event is …
The Book "JUDAS PRIEST - 50 HEAVY METAL YEARS "

Judas Priest are to release an official coffee table book, through Rufus Publications, documenting their history over the last 50 years. The book will ship in early December, in time for Christmas.  Glenn Tipton told MetalTalk: “We spear-headed the visual image of Metal – breathing new life into it and …
Photo of Rudy Sarzo -

In MTTV Episode Fifteen, MetalTalk spoke with the ‘Bass Wizard’ Rudy Sarzo, who has played with many of the greats in his time. Rudy talks about Ozzy and Randy Rhoads, touring with Dio, joining Whitesnake and why Quiet Riot was supposed to fail. Interview: Kahmel Farahani All Photography © Mark ‘Weissguy’ Weiss. Used …
Photo of Bruce Dickinson taken by Mark Weiss

Episode Eight of MTTV welcomes the internationally famous photographer Mark ‘Weissguy’ Weiss, author of the new book ‘The Decade That Rocked: The Music and Mayhem of ’80s Rock and Metal’. Since being arrested and thrown in jail in the late 70’s for selling his images outside a Kiss concert, Mark …