The holidays are once again upon us, and it's time to think about a great gift for that hard rock or metal fan in your life or the gifts you'd like to put on your own holiday list. This year, there are some great offerings, including box sets, sweaters, books and more.

Whether you're a fan of classic metal like Slayer, Metallica and Ozzy Osbourne, or want to read a great book by Anthrax's Scott Ian or Five Finger Death Punch's Jeremy Spencer, we've got you covered in the holiday gift guide above. Scroll through the slideshow to see what you'd like to add to your holiday gift list this year.

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