Diamond Head

Diamond Head Vocalist Nick Tart Quits Band
The legendary band Diamond Head were part of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal that influenced countless bands that followed. 'Am I Evil?' from their classic 1980 album 'Lightning To the Nations' was covered by Metallica, who were big fans...
Iron Maiden vs. Diamond Head – Classic Cage Match
Iron Maiden have begun a run through 1980, as their song 'Phantom of the Opera' just concluded its second straight Classic Cage Match victory. The song, which came from the band's self-titled debut disc while Paul Di'Anno was still their frontman, bested the Ronnie James Dio-led …
Ex-Diamond Head Drummer Robbie France Dies
Heavy metal lost another important name on Jan. 14 when former Diamond Head drummer Robbie France passed away at the age of 52. Diamond Head were one of the breakout bands of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal, inspiring some of metal's biggest groups such as Metallica and Megadeth.