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10 Biggest Rock + Metal Stories of 2014

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Hulton Archive / Metal Blade / Kevin Winter, Getty Images

Whether triumphant, devastating or just plain bizarre, these moments combine to form a snapshot of 2014.

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20 Best Metal Albums of 2014

Mastodon / Behemoth / Opeth
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Check out our picks for the Best Metal Albums of 2014!

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20 Best Rock Albums of 2014

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2014 gave us an eclectic list of rockers delivering some of their finest works on album. Check out this list of 20 Best Rock Albums of 2014.

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10 Unforgettable Ozzy Osbourne Moments

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Along with being the Prince of Darkness, Ozzy Osbourne is the undisputed King of Rock Star Insanity.

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10 Best Metal Videos of 2014

Best Metal Videos 2014
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Loudwire makes its picks for the 10 Best Metal Videos of 2014.

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10 Best Rock Videos of 2014

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The music video format can inform, entertain and a best of all, it can rock. In 2014, we got a wide array of videos that definitely left their mark.

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Remembering Dimebag Darrell: Rockers Discuss Pantera Legend With Full Metal Jackie

Remembering Dimebag Darrell
Loudwire

'Loudwire Nights' host Full Metal Jackie caught up with a number of rockers who wanted to share their memories and thoughts on the late Dimebag Darrell.

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Remembering Dimebag Darrell: Frank Bello, David Ellefson + Chris Broderick Share Stories

Remembering Dimebag: Frank Bello, David Ellefson + Chris Broderick
Loudwire

We sat down with three of thrash's biggest heavyweights -- Anthrax's Frank Bello, Megadeth's David Ellefson and former Megadeth guitarist Chris Broderick.

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10 Best Pantera Songs

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Choosing the 10 best Pantera songs is no easy feat, since there are so many good ones, full of power grooves that incite moshpits; resonant rhythms that could rattle your teeth loose from your gums; and drill sergeant vocals

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Remembering Dimebag Darrell: Judas Priest’s Rob Halford Reflects on Introduction to Pantera

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Loudwire

Judas Priest's Rob Halford reflects on his introduction to Dimebag Darrell and recommending Pantera to open for them on tour.

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