COVID Rears Its Ugly Head, AI is Coming to Take Our Jobs, and More Top Stories of the Week


Were you so caught up in year-end parties and holiday shopping that you hadn’t kept up with the past week’s metal news? Wait, so you don’t know some dude called Phil Anselmo a douchebag even though he’d never met him? Or you still haven’t seen Gojira’s Mario Duplantier make hitting a steel beam with a drumstick sound like high art? Weird.

That’s okay though. We’ve got you covered with the 10 top stories we posted this week just below the newly updated MetalSucks Playlist. As always, there’s more than this 10 to catch up on, so feel free to check out the rest of the site and get up to date with all the cool shit we’re doin’ here.

The Exploited Vocalist Wattie Buchan Collapses After Heart Attack on Stage

Bam Margera’s Home and Recovering After Hospital Stay

Rage Against the Machine’s Tim Commerford Has Prostate Cancer: “I Should Have Taken It More Seriously”

Mario Duplantier Doesn’t Need a Full Minute to Prove He’s One of Metal’s Best Drummers

Bringer of Truth: A Brief History of Darkthrone’s Nocturno Culto

Bret Michaels’ Guitarist Pete Evick: “Phil [Anselmo] is a Douchebag”

The Lineup for Next Year’s Inferno Metal Festival Norway is Looking Absolutely Stacked

AI Reviews Master of Puppets and Now I’m Brushing Up on My Burger Flipping Skills

This is the Metallica Song Amon Amarth Would Like to Cover

Rex Brown Will Miss the Rest of Pantera’s South America Gigs Due to ‘Health Problems’

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