ALL Book Review

7.5 / 10

If you're like me and really dig all things Black Sabbath, then this book is a must for you! Author Brian Aberback has created what I would call a "c…
By on Oct 18, 2012

9 / 10

British illustrator Derek Riggs is widely known as the creator and main developer of Iron Maiden's Eddie. To this day, that ghoulish character and it…
By on Sep 07, 2012

7.8 / 10

As the cover clearly indicates, in this book: "rock n’ rollers share their tales of life in and out of the hard rock/heavy metal movement." As one mi…
By on Jul 17, 2012

9 / 10

I'm not sure if any one person has had more of an impact on heavy metal than Tony Iommi. His crushing riffs came to define the genre long before ther…
By on Jan 24, 2012

9 / 10

The man, the cook, the author! Bruce Moore has written for PureGrainAudio for years now, conducting interviews and reviewing albums for all you music…
By on Jan 06, 2012

8 / 10

The Banned Underground is a fantasy novel unlike any other I have ever experienced. The terrific melding of fantasy with incredibly dry, wry humor and…
By on Nov 21, 2011

7.3 / 10

The Stooges were pioneers and innovators of the early punk scene. To this day the band and its larger than life front man Iggy Pop embody the spirit…
By on Sep 29, 2011

9 / 10

The newly spawned band Hail The Villain has been hitting the world hard with their album Population: Decline. To help spread their hatred unto the wo…
By on Aug 31, 2011

9 / 10

This Is Gonna Hurt: Music, Photography and Life Through the Distorted Lens of Nikki Sixx is a collection of memoirs and photographs from one of the mo…
By on Jun 23, 2011

8.5 / 10

The Armageddon Chord is the debut novel from music industry veteran, Jeremy Wagner. Combining the world of heavy metal with malevolent supernatural fo…
By on Jun 13, 2011

8 / 10

With Dolor author Rick Florino has created a world that is as gripping as it is repulsive; kind of like a car wreck, you don’t want to but you're com…
By on Jun 08, 2011

8 / 10

Author Mick Wall takes on the task of documenting the rise of what is arguably the biggest heavy metal band of all time, Metallica. As a fan of the b…
By on Jun 07, 2011

6.8 / 10

Dave Brockie is also known as Oderus Urungus, the outrageous, over-the-top front man of the equally outrageous heavy metal band Gwar. For years now B…
By on May 05, 2011

6.5 / 10

The iconic cult figure Nick Cave has been making music, writing novels, making movies and entertaining the masses for more than 30 years now. Through…
By on Apr 29, 2011

9 / 10

The newly spawned band Hail The Villain has been hitting the world hard with their album Population: Decline. To help spread their hatred unto the wo…
By on Apr 28, 2011

7.4 / 10

"Relix The Book: The Grateful Dead Experience - 30 Years Of Mind-Melting Art, Interviews, Anecdotes And More!" What a long title! As a fan of The Gra…
By on Jan 29, 2010

7.3 / 10

I’ve never done a book review before, so this was quite the adventure. What better place to start than with local author, Dave Proctor. Dave is from…
By on Jan 25, 2010

7 / 10

"Do The Devil’s Work From Him" is a straightforward no-nonsense beginner’s guide to getting started in a long lasting career in the music business. A…
By on Jan 19, 2010

7.4 / 10

If you are a fan of music of any genre then chances are you have probably listened to a CD produced by the legendary Rick Rubin. In The Studio chroni…
By on Aug 05, 2009

8.5 / 10

As a long time reader of Decibel Magazine, I was quite enthused to find a copy of this book in my mailbox. The stories contained inside the book are…
By on Jul 10, 2009

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