January 1, 2005
Rough Guides
Essi Berelian
The rough guide to heavy metal
Working with renowned Austrian artist Gottfried Helnwein, the new look encompassed mock Nazi regalia and an overall feel of camp and cinematic menace. The album, The Golden Age Of Grotesque (2003) - featuring ...
With more than 300 artist biographies and band stories, this is the essential heavy metal companion. Additional features include dozens of boxouts and sidebars on topics as diverse and disturbing as Weird Hobbies, Christian Metal, the Japanese Scene, Weird Day Jobs, the Eastern European Scene, Hardcore Crossover and Drummer Jokes. From Alien Ant Farm to Biohazard and yes, all the way to ZZ Top the Rough Guide to Heavy Metal is the ultimate brain-warping A to Z. If you love metal, this is the book for you.
Bibliographic information
Title The rough guide to heavy metal
Author Essi Berelian
Edition illustrated
Publisher Rough Guides, 2005
ISBN 1843534150, 9781843534150
Length 410 pages
Subjects Heavy metal (Music)
Heavy metal (Music)/ Bio-bibliography/ Dictionaries
Music / Discography & Buyer's Guides
Music / General
Music / Genres & Styles / Heavy Metal
Music / Genres & Styles / Rock

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