First listen: 30 Seconds To Mars brand new single “Up in the Air”

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“Up In The Air” is the official 1st single off the upcoming 4th studio album from 30 Seconds To Mars. The song was released on Tuesday March 19, 2013. Upon first listen, I was very intrigued. Now after listening to this song a few times, I think 30 Seconds To Mars has another huge hit …

Alice In Chains debut video for “Hollow” the 1st single off upcoming 5th studio album

The legendary hard rock/metal band Alice In Chains return in 2013 with their as-of-yet titled 5th studio album via Virgin/EMI. Watch the video for the lead single “Hollow” below and sound off in the comments section at the end of the post. What are your thoughts on the new song and your expectations for the …

Top 25 Iron Maiden Choruses

If you are a fan of big, catchy, sing along choruses (and an Iron Maiden fan) this list is for you! How important is a chorus to a song? Does a good chorus make a good song? Can a great chorus make a song great? Wikipedia provides a good article on choruses; here is a …

The 25 Best Iron Maiden Intros

How important is an intro to a song? Does an intro make or break a song? Wikipedia provides a good article about song intros: “In music, the introduction is a passage or section which opens a movement or a separate piece. In popular music this is often abbreviated as intro. The introduction establishes melodic, harmonic, …

Top 20 Iron Maiden Epic Songs

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EPIC [ep-ik]: adjective Noting or pertaining to a long poetic composition, usually centered upon a hero, in which¬†a series of great achievements or events is narrated in elevated style Heroic; majestic; impressively great Of unusually great size or extent Iron Maiden has always included at least one epic song on each of their 15 studio …