ALL Book Review

In his exhaustive and impressive new book, Crossover the Edge: Where Hardcore, Punk and Metal Collide (Cherry Red Books), European author Alexandros…
By on Oct 08, 2019
With the adult graphic novel GRACE: Based on the Jeff Buckley Story (First Second/Macmillan), author Tiffanie DeBartolo has perfectly captured the es…
By on Apr 24, 2019
“For The Sake of Heaviness: The History of Metal Blade Records,” by Brian Slagel and Mark Eglinton, is a great audiobook primed to satisfy metal fans…
By on Apr 02, 2019

9 / 10

In simple terms, JP Ahonen’s Belzebubs is a mockumentary. Imagine a black metal version of Spinal Tap, with the silliness and humour turned up to 11.…
By on Mar 22, 2019

6.5 / 10

Published by Da Capo Press, Forever Nerdy: Living My Dorky Dreams and Staying Metal is a comedic memoir from Brian Posehn about his experience as a n…
By on Mar 01, 2019

7.5 / 10

PureGrainAudio’s South African Manning Editor, Lav Nandlall, shows her creative talent as a writer with “Don’t Fear the Dark: Vol 1”, her new children…
By on Jan 21, 2019

7 / 10

Heavy Duty: Days and Nights in Judas Priest is a decent read with a lovely overview of the early history of a legendary heavy metal band.
By on Jan 04, 2019

6.5 / 10

Michael Hebb’s Let’s Talk About Death (Over Dinner), published on October 2nd by Da Capo Lifelong Books, is a great read with lots of practical informa…
By on Nov 13, 2018

9.5 / 10

As CRASH not only taught me a lot about artists that I have been following for decades, but also looks stunning, this may be my favorite book of 2018…
By on Nov 07, 2018

7.5 / 10

Other than lines such as “All I wanted was to be warm and noticed”, The Rogue To Nowhere contains little about Jason’s music; this is all about the d…
By on Jul 24, 2018

7 / 10

This is absolutely more than a book about a rock band. It’s a tale of discovery and about carving one’s own way while not exactly knowing what you’re…
By on Jul 23, 2018

7 / 10

Francesca Lia Block’s The Thorn Necklace is a good read with useful information for using your past experiences and the power of the pen to exorcise yo…
By on Jul 05, 2018

8 / 10

Check out our review of Mia Michaels’ A Unicorn in a World of Donkeys and find out whether you’re a magical fairy tale creature or a steadfast beast o…
By on Jun 05, 2018

7.5 / 10

Take a very short, sort-of-spiritual journey by reading our review for Stalking God: My Unorthodox Search for Something to Believe In, Anjali Kumar’s
By on Jun 04, 2018

7 / 10

If you are a fan of behind-the-scenes info and/or you are a sick and twisted voyeur of sorts, than this book is for you.
By on Feb 04, 2018

9 / 10

If you are a fan of Jim Florentine's irony-skewering comedy, this book is a guaranteed A+!
By on Jan 09, 2018

7 / 10

Tero Ikäheimonen weaves together a timeline that reads almost like a blackened family tree.
By on Dec 12, 2017

8 / 10

So, long story short, buy this book for the smart, humor-having metalhead in your life.
By on Dec 11, 2017

9 / 10

Unlikely most Bowie biographies you will find, Bowie: The Illustrated Story captures Bowie's career through the end, including the aforementioned Bla…
By on Dec 11, 2017

9 / 10

Just in time for the 'xXxMas' season comes this seminal punk tome that is a true delight to read.
By on Dec 09, 2017

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