This is a special gift for all you kindle, android tablet and iPad users out there. Download this February issue (#163) of HM Magazine (specially released on the January 22nd, the street date for the new Love & Death album).

HM Magazine February 2013 Issue #163

Click the magazine cover above (or this link –  HM Magazine February 2012 Issue Number 163 ) to download or read a PDF version of this issue. That’ll be a left-click to read (if you have Adobe Acrobat Reader on your computer/device) and/or a right-click to “save as” a PDF file on your device/hard drive. It’s a 32 Megabyte-sized file, so I hope you have a high-speed internet connection.

Features

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.

By

Full Feature
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.

By

Full Feature
All Features