Disturbed have been one of the dominant musical forces of the 21st century when it comes to hard rock and metal, kicking our collective asses with 'The Sickness' and leaving us wanting more with 'Asylum' before they decided to take a bit of a hiatus from recording. In this Readers Poll, we reflect on the work the band has done and challenge you to determine which of Disturbed's albums is their best.
Has it really been 10 years? On March 4, 2003, a little known band from Arkansas named Evanescence turned the music world on its ear with their powerful debut album, 'Fallen.' Led by the amazing vocal range and power of frontwoman Amy Lee and the songwriting of Lee and guitarist Ben Moody, the band hit on something that struck exactly the right chord with music fans.
The original lineup of Black Sabbath is back together (minus drummer Bill Ward) and working on a new album, '13,' set for release in June 2013. But before that disc comes out, we're looking back at the legendary heavy metal band's historic career by asking you, the fans, to vote for your favorite Black Sabbath album.
After doing a considerable job building the buzz over the last few months, David Draiman revealed the first taste of new music from his band Device over the weekend. 'Vilify' will officially be released as a single this week, but Draiman got ahead of a leak by tweeting out a link to the track on Sunday. Our question to you in today's Readers Poll is what your opinion is on the new song.
Godsmack have been one of the most consistent hard rock bands over the past 15 years, cranking out hit after hit after hit for fans to digest. But the big question is what is your favorite Godsmack? That's what we want to find out from you -- the Loudwire readers -- in today's Readers Poll.
The 55th Annual Grammy Awards will take place this Sunday (Feb. 10) in Los Angeles and we'll soon have a new winner in the Best Hard Rock / Metal Performance category. It's safe to say that over the years there have been a few head-scratchers when the nominees were announced, but since combining the two categories in 2012, the selection committee has done a pretty solid job in choosing the nominees. This year may just be the strongest group of competitors yet. So, before "music's biggest night," we ask you -- the Loudwire readers -- to tell us who you think should win the Best Hard Rock / Metal Performance category Sunday night.
Kid Rock has enjoyed a fruitful career that's seen him enjoy success not only as a rock act, but also stepping into the worlds of hip-hop, country and pop just as easily. There's no disagreeing that it's hard to pin down the musician to just one genre, but some of his best songs have been rocking numbers. In this Loudwire Readers Poll, we're asking you to determine Kid Rock's best song.