About HM Magazine

Founded in 1985, HM Magazine covers the left-of-center music scene. We interview, review, feature, listen, and write about metal, sludge, death, black, grind, -core, rock, indie, alternative, hip-hop and your kitchen sink. HM is independently owned and operated.

Mission Statement

To honestly and accurately cover the current state of hard music and alternative culture from a faith-based perspective.

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Gaerea

Trapped in Limbo

Black metal may not be the first thing on your mind when you think of Portugal, but GAEREA is here to change that. HM contributing writer Andrew Voigt sat down with GAEREA to discuss the band’s music, their mysterious name and image, and how office work can be art.

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Heaven's Metal: An Oral History of the Genesis of Christian Metal

Heaven's Metal

When rock emerged from blues and 'heavy metal' began to surface, faith-based metal acts also rose to start their own journeys. Initially shunned by both believers and non-believers, they were fighting for their spot at the table, ultimately building a legacy that would go on to change the genre forever. HM presents an oral history of the beginning of Christian metal music, featuring Guardian, Tourniquet, Holy Soldier, Whitecross, and, of course, Stryper.

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