Joy Has Dawned is a collection of timeless Christmas songs newly arranged by Kings Kaleidoscope. Get your copy today over on iTunes or Bandcamp.

From opening with a heartfelt cry for Jesus in “Come Thou Long Expected Jesus,” to welcoming his birth with “O Holy Night,” and celebrating his coming with “Joy Has Dawned,” you will be led to worship him with “O Come All Ye Faithful” and reminded that our lives are a mist and to be lived for God alone with “All Glory Be to Christ.”


To enter for a chance to win one of these CDs, send an email to contests(at)hmmag(dot)com. Please put “Christmas” in the subject heading and include your name and mailing address in the email body.


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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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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Imperial Triumphant - 2021

Alphaville’s Metal Renaissance

With influences that span Miles Davis and Stravinsky to Geddy Lee and Les Claypool, jazz metal force Imperial Triumphant is the epitome of genre-bending. HM contributing writer Andrew Voigt spoke with the band about their unique style, the massive bass presence in their music, and the rise and fall of civilization.


Photo by Alex Krauss

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