For a fun Friday post, Frances Cone is looking for some extra help funding their next EP, and while their music may not be metal, I can vouch that frontwoman Frances eats glass for breakfast. Plus, any Deafheaven reference works for me. Head on over to Pledge Music to read more about the project. You can get them to play your birthday party, sing you happy birthday or even get lessons from the band over Skype.

And while Frances may be joking in the video, if you all help her reach her goal and she gets there, I will have her personally sing any metal song you all choose, karaoke style, provided we can find the backing track. I am most assuredly not joking about that.


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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Atreyu- 2021

Atreyu's Baptism

At their core, Atreyu is a hard rock band with metal riffs and pop choruses. Now, after more than 20 years, the band has stepped boldly into their next chapter with a change in lineup and an album that proves the lifeblood of Atreyu is stronger than ever.


Photo by Ashley Osborn

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