Category Archives: Headbangers Brawl

Headbanger’s Brawl: What do you think about the new Iron Maiden song “The Writing on the Wall?”

Posted by on July 19, 2021

  With the new Iron Maiden song released last week, Metal Insider decided this was the perfect time to have a headbanger’s brawl on what we really think about “The Writing on the Wall.”   Jeff Podoshen:  I found this new song underwhelming and not anywhere near their best work.  Even by using Maiden’s recent, […]

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Headbangers Brawl: Who will replace David Ellefson on upcoming Megadeth tour?

Posted by on May 25, 2021

  Yesterday (24th), Dave Mustaine announced David Ellefson is no longer with Megadeth due to the controversy surrounding the bassist on the leaked videos and message exchanges between him and a woman other than his wife. With the group planning to embark on one of the biggest summer tours since before the COVID-19 pandemic, this […]

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Headbangers Brawl: What do you think of the new KK’s Priest song “Hellfire Thunderbolt?”

Posted by on May 13, 2021

  KK’s Priest, the group, comprised of former Judas Priest guitarist KK Downing and former vocalist Tim “Ripper” Owens, surprised us with a video yesterday (12) for the brand new song “Hellfire Thunderbolt.” The track is taken from the band’s upcoming debut album, Sermons of the Sinner, out August 20th via Explorer1 Music Group/EX1 Records […]

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Headbangers Brawl: What do you think of the new Gojira album, ‘Fortitude?’

Posted by on May 3, 2021

  Gojira have finally released their first new record in five years with Fortitude on Friday (30th) via Roadrunner. Arguably one of the most highly-anticipated albums of the year, Gojira have surprised us with a more serene direction over flat-out, in-your-face heaviness. With this changed and yet similar style, we decided to have a headbangers […]

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Headbangers Brawl: A Year without concerts

Posted by on March 22, 2021

We’ve reached the year mark without concerts as shows have been put on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic. While we’ve been thankful for bands that have gotten creative by holding Livestream and virtual events, as well as quarantine Zoom jams, Metal Insider contributors have reflected on life without shows in the physical form during […]

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