Tag Archives: Metal Maniacs

R.I. P former Metal Maniacs editor Katherine Ludwig

Posted by on January 30, 2015

Metal Insider is sad to hear about the passing of Katherine Ludwig, former editor of Metal Maniacs. She’d been suffering from non-Hodgkins Lymphoma, and a crowdfunding site had been set up to help her battle the disease. Earlier today, the following was posted on her Facebook page: Dear Friends of Katherine, we want to share that […]

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Today in crowdfunding: Help ‘Metal Maniacs’ co-founder beat cancer

Posted by on August 27, 2014

Much like journalism as a whole, metal journalism has changed drastically in the last decade. Today, people get their metal news from reading web sites like this one, picking up Decibel or Revolver on newsstands, and occasionally seeing the likes of Rolling Stone throw metal fans a bone. There used to be plenty more places to read about metal […]

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Putrid Pile, Viral Load Streaming New Songs Online

Posted by on November 1, 2010

Metal Maniacs is streaming two tracks from a new split CD between Putrid Pile and Viral Load online.

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Revolver Scaling Back to Bimonthly

Posted by on October 27, 2009

It was announced in their just-out October issue and also during the Metal Insider-sponsored CMJ metal panels that following the December 2009 issue, esteemed metal magazine Revolver will be switching to a bimonthly schedule, publishing six times a year. “Times are tough for everyone, and there’s been no government bailout for hard-rock magazines,” Revolver Editor in […]

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Metal Maniacs Relaunches Online Today

Posted by on August 31, 2009

While we reported that Metal Maniacs was relaunching as an online-only entity in September, they’ve gone online a day early. The site, taken over by the owner of digital metal distributor metalhit.com, doesn’t feature any of the original Maniacs writers, but it is a good read. There are interviews with James Malone from Arsis, Frank Watkins from […]

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Metal Maniacs To Return, Sort Of

Posted by on July 28, 2009

The metal community was sucker-punched back in February when long-running metal magazines Metal Maniacs and Metal Edge were shuttered by their relatively new owner, Zenbu Media. In addition to the history and talented writers that each mag had, both had a distinct point of view. Now comes word via their website that Maniacs will be returning […]

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