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Photo of Michael Alago and Lars Ulrich 2017

There is no doubt that Michael Alago has cemented his place in Heavy Metal history. Famed for spotting and signing Metallica to Elektra records in 1984, he was an instrumental part of their team. He worked with them as Record Company Executive for the ‘Master Of Puppets’ album and supported …
Photo of Bad Touch from the recording studio

Hot on the heels of their epic Rock Chart success for ‘Kiss The Sky’, Stevie Westwood took time out to talk to Erik Damian from MetalTalk TV about the album, the #SaveOurVenues campaign and what comes next when things start to get back to some semblance of normality. Released on …
Image of the band Grave Digger

German Metal overlords Grave Digger have just released ‘Fields Of Blood’, their 20th studio album release of their impressive 40 year career and it is an as Metal as it gets. MetalTalk’s Sid Kissinger spoke with Chris Boltendahl in Episode Ten of MetalTalk TV to find out what the inspiration and …
Photo of Jennifer Haben from Beyond The Black

MTTV Episode Nine features Dany Jones talking with Jennifer Haben, from the German Metal band Beyond the Black. Here the girls bond over things to do during lockdown, talk about being the ‘girl in the band’ and, of course, discuss the new Beyond the Black album ‘Hørizøns’ (Released 19 June 2020). …
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 …
MetalTalk TV Episode Seven - Orange Goblin

Episode Seven of MTTV sees MetalTalk’s Dany Jones on a mission with Ben Ward, singer and frontman of British Heavy Metal Titans Orange Goblin. Ben takes us through a journey of how the band formed and remained with the same line up since its inception in 1995, with the exception of …
MTTV Episode Six - Acid Reign

Episode Six of MetalTalk TV sees Dany Jones in conversation with Howard ‘H’ Smith, the firestarter and frontman of Thrash British band Acid Reign. Howard was home, but what was the drummer doing in the bathtub? Acid Reign formed in 1985 and had a very successful run on the Thrash …
MTTV Episode Five: Gus G

Greek guitar wizard and former Ozzy Osbourne alumni Gus G has rebooted his first love Firewind and the bands superb self-titled new release is out this Friday (15 May). MetalTalk’s Robert Adams recently reported that “every song on this album has an ear worm chorus that will bury itself in …
MTTV Episode Four - Cats In Space

In episode four of MetalTalk TV, Liz Medhurst hosts Cats In Space in a highly entertaining conversation, putting questions provided from their fans directly to the band. We get a glimpse into the domestic life of the Cats, picking up tips along the way and getting to know them better. …
MetalTalk TV Episode 3 - BPMD

BPMD, the supergroup of Heavy Metal icons featuring Bobby Blitz, Mike Portnoy, Mark Menghi and Phil Demmel, release their album ‘American Made’ 12 June 2020. For the third episode of MetalTalk TV, vocalist Bobby Blitz, guitarist Phil Demmel and bassist Mark Menghi tell MetalTalk how they are coping with lockdown, …