Our year-end listmaking continues with a look at the heavier side of things. Featuring venerable greats as well as brand-new bands -- and even some freaks in heavy costume -- here are our picks for the 10 best local metal albums of 2012:
High on Fire
De Vermis Mysteriis
Convoluted as the prem ... More >>
Our countdown of the best Bay Area metal albums continues today with this installment: the 10 best ever. And guess which band comes up a lot on this one?
* The Top 21 Bay Area Metal Albums of All Time, #21-11
* The Top 20 Greatest San Francisco Musicians
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Richard HaickAnthrax at the Warfield on Sunday.
Oct. 23, 2011
Better than: Listening to the new Loutallica album online.
Bay Area thrash-metal fans still waiting for Metallica to bring the Big 4 Tour to their hometown got to enjoy a neck- ... More >>