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Metal Storm is an international metal website with over 2.5 million pageviews per month. Approximately 50% of our users come from Europe, 40% from North America and 10% from the rest of the world. Our main goal is to provide information about metal bands and the international metal scene: news, events, releases, reviews, interviews and so on. All site members are allowed to submit information/reviews/articles, which are afterwards checked by the Staff members.

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19.04 Stryper - Walmart Refuses To Carry Band's New Album
Stryper, out of all bands, the Christian metal outfit, is having issues with the title of their new album, God Damn Evil. Expressing concerns over the album title, leading retail chain Walmart has refused to carry their upcoming 10th studio album, available on April 20th, 2018 via Frontiers Music Srl. Several Christian retail chains have also objected to the title and declined to carry God Damn Evil in their stores. So, you'll have to get it somewhere else. Today, the band also premiered the new video for "The Valley".Read more

70000 Tons Of Metal 2018 - Day Four: I Did It My Way !!!
by D.T. Metal, CROMCarl | 10.04
The last day was upon us and I did it my way; I took it easy and instead of trying to watch bands I had missed thus far, I instead opted to be a 'social butterfly' and catch up with friends.
I'm Sorry: Why I Was Wrong to Love Babymetal
by ScreamingSteelUS | 01.04
Two years ago to this very day, I published a review of Metal Resistance, the sophomore album of controversial "kawaii metal" act Babymetal, and I gave that album a wonderfully generous score of 9/10. At first, most people dismissed it as an April Fools joke, but some were suspicious - and when that review stayed up well past April 1st with no sign of take-backsies, it became clear that what I had done was no laughing matter.
70000 Tons Of Metal 2018 - Day Three: And More, Much More Than This
by D.T. Metal, CROMCarl | 30.03
Yes, by now all of the bands had played already once, but there was more, much more ahead, but thankfully Day Three of the 70000 Tons Of Metal cruise is a "half day"; a much needed break from all the metal debaucheries on board.
70000 Tons Of Metal 2018 - Day Two: Each Careful Step Along The Byway
by D.T. Metal, CROMCarl | 23.03
I was ready for a full day of metal; literally - full day. The first show started at 10 in the morning and the last gig was scheduled to end at 05:30 the next morning.
MS Awards 2017 - Staff Picks!!
by D.T. Metal | 17.03
You thought you were alone while arguing that band A should win over Band B in one of the categories? Not so fast...
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