Liz Ramanand has been a concert junkie and metal head since the ripe age of 9 years old. Now that passion has turned into an obsession. While working for AOL's heavy metal unit Noisecreep.com as well as Roadrunner Records, she graduated with her Bachelor's degree in Journalism and English from Brooklyn College. She makes it her priority to attend at least four concerts a week any less would make her a very unhappy metal head.
Tesla’s Frank Hannon On A Return to ‘Simplicity,’ Their New Single + More
Tesla guitarist Frank Hannon spoke with Ultimate Classic Rock when the band stopped in New York City.
Gojira Frontman Joe Duplantier: ‘At One Point, Metallica Was My Life’
Gojira have become one of the most respected acts in metal today. While on their latest tour, which happened to be with Slayer (see our recap and photos of the NYC show), we had the opportunity to sit down with frontman Joe Duplantier, who talked about bands he has hit the road with who&ap…
Metallica Tap Red Hot Chili Peppers, Deftones + More for 2013 Orion Festival
Metallica started 2013 in a big way by revealing that they would be staging their second annual Orion Music + More Festival in Detroit on June 8 and 9. Now, the band has unveiled the bands that will join them at the two-day extravaganza. Among the acts sharing the stage with Metallica will be Red Ho…
Metallica To Rock National Anthem + Throw Out First Pitch at San Francisco Giants Game
With a new album in the works, a 3D film set to arrive in the summer, plans for a second Orion Festival and a headlining gig at Revolver’s Golden Gods Awards, Metallica have a busy 2013 ahead of them. And now the year got even more awesome with the announcement that the band will step up to the meta…
Wedding Band’s Bossa Nova Rendition of Metallica’s ‘Enter Sandman’ Goes Viral
Nothing says Metallica quite like 'Enter Sandman' at a wedding reception, especially when the metal classic takes on a smooth bossa nova sound.
Metallica’s Orion Music + More Festival To Hit Detroit in 2013
It’s no surprise that Metallica’s inaugural Orion Music + More Festival earlier this year in Atlantic City, N.J., was a major success, and now the legendary metal act has announced plans for the 2013 edition of the concert event.
Check Out the Babes of New York Comic Con 2012
Whether or not you think of Comic Con as a gathering of the geeks, it’s also a major babe fest. Whether you’re into Wonder Woman, Game of Thrones or Vampira the convention was filled with hot chicks dressed as your favorite characters. Chances are guys didn’t just show up to meet Stan Lee and the du…